HOME BUILDING - CAROLYN LEITCH
A new address, fresh off the line - 'This isn't a cost-cutting project'
From Friday's Globe and Mail - September 7, 2007 at 12:00 AM EDT
Next week, the rest will arrive, right down to the kitchen standing in place and the chandelier glittering in the dining room.
Megabuilder Mattamy Homes is constructing a subdivision of houses in Milton, Ont., that are, for the most part, assembled on the factory floor and then transported by truck.
"The chandeliers are hanging, the tiles are grouted, the hardwood is shined up," says Ron Cauchi, president of Mattamy's Stelumar operation.More...Pictures...