As most of you are probably already aware, and if you live in the GTA, experienced first hand, Toronto’s torrential downpour Monday afternoon left the city in shock. With 124mm of rain in only 2 hours, the city experienced flooding and a city wide power outage affecting more than 300, 000 homes. The power outage [...]
The annual DX Gala has come and gone, and as per usual, is still the talk of the town! The annual design event held at the Design Exchange building downtown Toronto with Platinum sponsors AyA Kitchens and Cambria, was held on Saturday November 12th and featured celebrity emcee supermodel Cheryl Tiegs and honourable guest designers [...]
Greenbuild 2011 ran from Oct. 4-7 at the Toronto Metro Convention Centre.
For the first time ever the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo took place outside of the U.S. and was held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, downtown Toronto. AyA Kitchens was proud to announce that through a co-operative effort with our green board [...]
Are you tired of waiting for the summer weather to arrive? Why not get a jump start and begin feeling the sun on your face by decorating your kitchen Eco-friendly for Summer early! You can’t control the weather outside, but you can definitely control the mood and atmosphere on the inside, starting with your kitchen.
Andrew Bowerbank, now president and Chief Strategy Officer of EC3 (Energy Climate Communication and Collaboration), began his journey in the world of green design just over a decade ago. With an impressive career which has seen him from running his own design firm, heading up the Toronto Region Conservation Authority education department, to becoming the [...]
AyA Kitchen’s is once again teaming up with our good friends at Canadian Living – providing the backdrop to one of the main features at the Green Living Show – The Canadian Living Cooking Stage. Canadian Culinary Experts will be cooking up a storm (in an AyA Kitchen of course!)- demonstrating the how-to’s in creating [...]
Show your support for our Planet on Saturday March 27th 8:30pm (local time) to support this year’s Earth Hour.
Originating in Australia in 2007 and organized by WWF, Earth Hour has become a global event where businesses, families and major landmarks including Toronto’s CN Tower, San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge and the Sydney Harbour Bridge in [...]
Last week, students part of the Cabinet Making Techniques program at Georgian College in Barrie visited AyA’s head office for a showroom and plant tour. The tour was hosted by Plant Managers and the Vice President of Production to give the students an idea of the workfield they are studying.
Touring the showroom to see the [...]
Living both sustainably and enjoyably is not a contradiction and where better to explore this nexus than in the room where so much of our lives happen – the kitchen. Celebrating kitchen living through a thoughtful interplay of natural, reclaimed and sustainable materials is the shared vision of AyA Kitchens and Toronto based designer and [...]