At Fresh, we believe in the beauty of the garden, whether five acres or one plant.
It is our mission to be the premium provider of unique, high quality, garden-inspired products that fulfill our customers' desire to enhance their environment whether indoors or out.

- Duncan Fanning, President

the fresh story

Fresh Home & Garden is an extensive showroom for some of Canada's most highly regarded collections of outdoor furniture, fabrics, accessories, giftware and green goods - essentially, an awe-inspiring landscape of garden design and d├ęcor.

Both elegant and relaxed, the merchandise offering is purposefully conceived through numerous transatlantic buying trips and participation at select tradeshows and exhibitions around the globe. Most items are carried in stock with the balance of the assortment available on order.

With a knowledgeable sales staff on hand equipped with the latest folios of fabric and finish samples, designers and retail customers alike can customize furnishings through the store to fit their individual needs.

About the Story of Fresh Home & Garden

In the Press

"While the place is big enough to give one a bit of a warehouse vibe at first, it's far more creative and inviting."
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"Welcome to downtown's largest garden centre. In this case, big - a 20,000-square-foot former foundry, flooded with natural light, plus display areas out front and at either side - is beautiful. What a pleasure it is to spend an hour or so in these airy environs, daydreaming of winning the lottery and mentally furnishing your own personal garden of Eden. Good luck choosing from an outstanding collection of outdoorfurniture, all of it "functional and practical, more classic than modern," in the words of owner Duncan Fanning, he of the impeccable eye."


"After more than 20 years experience, Duncan Fanning opened his 20,000-square-foot garden emporium - the biggest one of its kind in the downtown core - five years ago and helped spur the growing Toronto trend of, well, growing. Designers looking for product improvement often tap into his vision for outdoor living (check out Fanning's upcoming Kingsley-Bate teak chair redesign), and competitors have been known to make ballsy appearances with clipboards and calculators in hand. With everything from soothing water fountains to garden incense plus exclusive high-end outdoor furniture lines such as Emu, Lloyd/Flanders and Meadowcraf.."