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Nature Ridge Homes are exceptional home builders in Halifax and pride ourselves on untouchable customer satisfaction.  As a close-knit family business with over 30 years experience in construction and land development commerce, we have the luxury of forming one-on-one relationships with our homeowners.

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Tips of the Trade for a Better-Built Home

Building a home that is exceedingly comfortable – and one that consumes less energy, rather than building a home that just meets minimum building-code requirements, is super important to us at Nature Ridge Homes. Check out this short video that we put together during one of our recent builds which highlights some tips of the […]

One Incredibly-Awesome Hiking Adventure. Getting Real & Getting Outside.

A beautiful journey across a rugged granite ridge landscape and through mature hardwood and spruce-hemlock forest, the Crowbar Lake Hiking Trail has no shortage of gorgeous vistas to take-in – absolutely perfect backdrops for the selfie-taking fanatic! The trail system begins at 1800 Myra Road, Porters Lake, and is 16.5 kms of backwoods paths, which […]

Nature Ridge – Where You Want To Live!

Our new conservation design subdivision, which we call Nature Ridge, is located in central Porters Lake and has been 5 years in the planning…but now we’re ready for you and your awesome family! This pristine 215 hectare neighborhood, where 80% of the land has been preserved in its natural state, is flanked by magnificent Porters […]

Grow What You Eat: Starting Seeds Indoors For Your Summer Garden

Eight Seed Starting Basics You might think growing from seed is a practice only for advanced gardeners, but it isn’t difficult to get the basics down. Rule number one: Don’t sow too early or your plants will be leggy and overgrown long before you can transplant them into the garden. Typically, if the seed packet […]