Real Condo Life: Community. Something we DO.

GUEST BLOG FROM REAL CONDO LIFE: Written by: Andrea DelZotto Follow Andrea on Twitter   “Family” is a word that has special meaning for everyone.  For Tridel, it captures a value that has been central to our identity for over 80 years. I can explain its significance by telling you about the official opening ceremony for […]


Islington Terrace Rises In Etobicoke

  Islington Terrace Construction Update Islington Terrace, located near Bloor and Islington in Toronto’s west end, has now reached its full height of 45 storeys. If you have never watched the construction of a new community, here’s a simplified explanation of how its done:  First, the structure is built one floor at a time, moving upwards.  […]


Getting our Footing at Aquabella at Bayside

The November 2018 Construction Update While it might not look like a lot is happening, behind the construction hoarding and work trucks, construction at Aquabella at Bayside is progressing nicely.  Currently, the on-site team is forming footing caps, vertical columns and walls on the P4 to P3 levels.  Once footings are complete, work on the […]


Forming at FORM

  The November 2018 Construction Update The FORM community is progressing well, with the on-site team now forming the eleventh floor.  Forming entails laying out the actual structural components of each floor slab and vertical (the walls and columns) component.  Once all of the components are in place, concrete is poured over-top, securing them in […]


Tridel Turns Out in Style For The 27th Annual Cathay Ball

Saturday, November 10th, 2018, representatives of the Tridel Team joined hundreds of other guests at the Metro Toronto Covention Centre for the 27th Annual Cathay Ball, the highlight of Mon Sheong Foundation’s fundraising calendar. This year’s Cathay Ball dazzled guests with dancing, fine dining, entertainment, including the CarryOn Band, RSDivas Creative and Tango Soul Productions; […]


Reducing Carbon Dioxide Emissions, One Condo at a Time

Photo Credit: John + Samantha at johnandsamantha.ca Concrete: It’s everywhere. From sky-high skyscrapers to sewers deep underground, concrete has become the backbone of the modern world.  Currently, humans use seven billion cubic meters of concrete per year, which is equivalent to one cubic meter for every person on the planet.  But one thing we don’t consider [...]

What to do When the Power Goes Out in your Condo.

  First, Determine the Extent of the Power Outage When the lights go out, most of us know the first thing we should do is unplug the appliances, computers and other electronics, in our home.  Then, many of us get out the candles or flashlights, read a book, play some cards, or find some other […]


Shoring and Excavation Begin at Scala – November 2018 Construction Update

  Pre-Construction Development Located just north of Leslie and Sheppard, the Scala community has been bustling with preparation activities.   The site, encompassing approximately 6.5 acres, has been undergoing a lengthy but necessary list of changes in preparation of redevelopment, ranging from demolition, regrading of the site, and more.   New Road and Services The roads that will […]


Construction Begins at Bianca on The New Dupont

Construction of Bianca Has Begun We are very pleased to announce the start of construction at Bianca, located on The New Dupont, just west of Spadina.  With the completion of demolition of the existing on-site structures, the next phase of development is ready to begin.         Site Mobilization The first step is […]


Canada’s Highest Rooftop Camp Out Ever

  The TPFFA is Tops! Recently, Tridel was delighted to host a group from the Toronto Professional Fire Fighters Association (TPFFA) for the highest ever rooftop camp out in Canada. Started in 2005 in Edmonton, the Rooftop Camp Out is a fundraising event that helps support and raise awareness for Muscular Dystrophy Canada.  Fire fighters camp […]