News·CBC Investigates For the first time, Mike Holmes has spoken publicly about a lawsuit that alleges houses in a “Holmes Approved Homes” housing development in Meaford, Ont. were built with defects, saying his company had no access to the houses during construction and was unable to help spot potential problems.
A large excavator tears through a modern house in Meaford, Ont., a picturesque community on Georgian Bay. Occupied for just two years, the home’s once soaring ceilings, big windows and backyard patio are demolished into crushed glass and wood. “It’s traumatic,” said Fayard Johnson, who lives just down the street. “Really surprised to see