Addition on Mississauga Lake

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Project Description

Addition on Mississauga Lake

Addition on Mississauga Lake: After experiencing Spotlight Home and Lifestyle on the renovation of what became an award winning master bedroom and ensuite these clients engaged us to build a substantial addition to their summer home.

With retirement in site the need for a more space and storage was self evident. The ask was for an addition that included a garage, living space an additional bathroom and bedrooms.

This project is also the project that demonstrated to CMHC (Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation) that we are committed to the health of Canadians and their homes. CMHC has recognized Spotlight Home & Lifestyle as a Healthy Housing Builder/Renovator.

What we did:

  • Created designs and construction drawings
  • Secured a minor variance and all permits for septic, construction, plumbing and electrical
  • Coordinated all inspections by township building officials
  • Excavated and constructed footings and installed an ICF foundation
  • Constructed new addition as designed and approved
  • Finished exterior including siding, soffits, fascia, trough and downspouts
  • Tied two structures together with a custom cedar post and beam breezeway
  • Constructed deck to tie into and match deck on existing structure
  • Sourced natural stone and a reclaimed hand hewn barn beam to finish fireplace
  • Installed raw pine flooring and casings and stained
  • Installed and finished solid maple doors
  • Installed and finished solid maple and glass bypass doors in bedrooms
  • Completed all aspects of bathroom as seen in pictures
  • Completed all exterior landscaping and grading


  • Oversized four season garage to include a small workshop area
  • Large great room capturing the spectacular views of the lake
  • Fireplace with stone hearth and antique barn beam mantel
  • Pine floors and casings
  • Natural maple interior doors
  • Full bathroom with separate tub and shower
  • Natural travertine stone tile with marble and glass backsplash detail
  • Two bedrooms each with solid maple and glass bypass doors
  • Integrated deck tied into existing deck
  • Addition is attached but separate to eliminate noise migration from games area
  • Custom cedar breezeway to connect the two structures
  • Separate Furnace and HRV system
  • Extremely large window to capture views of the lake


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