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Jim Caruk’s Dream Home

There’s an old line about the cobbler’s kids going barefoot. The cobbler is too busy repairing customers’ shoes to make shoes for their own children. Lucky for Jim Caruk’s daughters, this was never the case. The homebuilder and star of HGTV’s Real Renos has always viewed his own house as a showcase. His own home epitomizes the high-quality design and craftsmanship he puts into his clients’ homes. Jim’s latest home is no exception. Take a tour of Jim Caruk’s dream home. style takes centre stage in Jim Caruk’s Dream Home The four-bedroom, 3,800-sq.-ft. home is located in Humber Valley in the west end of Toronto. His daughters are grown and have families of their own. Caruk’s known as “Papa Jim-Jim” to his four grandchildren. He is now free to indulge in some of the more masculine, industrial touches he favours. The exterior façade features a mix of red brick, limestone, and…