Employee Story: Rich Mosoronchon

Posted: April 14, 2015

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At Home Solutions and Simple Spaces, our people make up the heart of our company. Many of our employees have been with us for many years, and they are truly part of the Home Solutions family.

To help celebrate Home Solutions’ 25th anniversary, we’ll be shining the spotlight on some of our employees that have helped make the company what it is today, and giving them a chance to tell their story.

Our first spotlight shines on Rich Mosoronchon, our Glass Production Manager.

Pictured above: Rich Mosoronchon, and his mentor Leo Kladnik

When did you first join the company?

I started at Home Solutions in 1999

What’s your story?

I started in the glass industry back in 1994. I first started fabricating mirrors and shower doors, where I met my mentor Leo who trained me on how to install, and later convinced me to join Home Solutions.Read More

5 Creative (and Stunning) Custom Glass Projects by Simple Spaces

Posted: April 1, 2015

Simple Spaces is one of Calgary's leading providers of shower glass, custom mirrors and custom closets and shelving.

At Simple Spaces, one of our specialties is creating custom glass and mirror projects that seamlessly fit our clients’ vision and home. Every so often, we get the opportunity to design and complete an interesting, innovative project. Not only do these custom pieces add value and individuality to our clients’ homes, they’re really fun for our team to design and install! Keep reading to see 5 innovative projects we’ve recently completed, all installed throughout Calgary!

1. Full Wall Mirror

This modern powder room has no need for a mirror above the sink. That’s because this innovative design features a full wall mirror, helping the room appear larger while making a big statement.

2. Wine Room and Display Case

Isn’t this a beautiful accent to have in a home?… Read More

Designer Blog: How To Choose Your Closet Finish

Posted: January 30, 2015


Firstly, we’re pleased to announce that the Colour Your Closet promotion is back at Simple Spaces! From the beginning of February until the end of April, save when you upgrade your closet finish from white to Chocolate, Balsa or Bianca.

So how do you choose the best closet finish for your space? Of course it has to do with your personal taste and style, but we’ve asked Terry, a Senior Design Consultant here at Simple Spaces, to give us the low-down on what’s hot for closet finishes.

What is your role at Simple Spaces?

I am a Senior Design Consultant and Self-appointed Dream Realizer

Tell us a little bit about closet finishes.

We have several. Classic White, Balsa (crème), Chocolate with a faux wood grain finish, Bianca, which is our newest finish – it has a beautiful grain texture and color that allows you to pull from greys, whites, crèmes and browns and is uber versatile – and lastly our gorgeous BLiSS which has a Walnut faux wood grain finish and is truly as its name suggests.… Read More

Magic of Christmas

Posted: December 22, 2014


The spirit of Christmas is strong in Calgary this year. This year, we donated to Magic of Christmas, a local Calgary charity, and had a very special experience. Our own Wendy McAllister of Simple Spaces gives us a first hand account of her experience with the Magic of Christmas.

“Each year our production group collects and recycles metal from our shower doors, and we donate the monies collected to a local charity. This year we chose Magic of Christmas, a local non-denomination charity that is in its 31st year. Magic of Christmals is run by numerous volunteers who drive fully decorated City of Calgary Transit buses on Christmas Eve, along with fully dressed elves to deliver laughter, hugs, smiles, songs and gifts to nursing homes, patients and families in need.… Read More

Teddy Bear Toss 2014

Posted: December 12, 2014


This past Sunday was the 20th annual Petro-Canada Teddy Bear Toss game.

The Calgary Hitmen were showered with Teddy Bears from thousands of Calgarians showing their holiday spirit.

Not only is this a fun event for the whole family, but it’s for a good cause – all of the bears are donated to children who need them most.

Jay Pilon, our long time Senior Glass Installer represented our team at the Teddy Bear Toss.

He and his wife Stacey, along with their three kids, Sara, Austin and Ryley had a great time throwing Teddies!

If you havent seen the great video of all the teddy’s hitting the ice, watch it here

We’re so proud of how many Calgarians came out to donate to kids in need.… Read More

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