09 Aug 2018

Original article written by Allana Smith for the Ottawa Citizen. A home might be too expensive, too small or too big. Maybe it’s in the right location but outdated or the wrong location but modern and sophisticated. There are many reasons why finding a home is stressful and finding the perfect home is nearly impossible. […]

14 Jun 2018
Home renovation setbacks

When performing the work required for home renovations and home additions in Ottawa, there are frequently issues that can arise once the project starts that were not known during the initial design phase and consultation. The general rule that we try to remember when preparing for a home renovation or addition with our clients is […]

06 Apr 2018
Cold Basement

A cold basement is a common issue that perplexes homeowners who want to enjoy their basement living space without having to resort to space heaters or extra layers of clothing in the winter. Here in Ottawa, many homeowners use their basements as fully livable areas such as recreation rooms, work spaces or play areas. This […]

06 Dec 2017
Basement Insulation Requirements

Have you considered the basement insulation requirements of your home? In our previous post on home insulation, we went over some of the basic insulation options available here in Ottawa. While choosing from batt, loose fill, board stock, spray foam and wet spray cellulose is a big decision for your home’s insulation, there are other […]

01 Nov 2017
Fall Home Maintenance Ottawa

With the cold weather approaching, homeowners should start looking towards preparing for the upcoming winter here in Ottawa. There are some easy steps to take before the first snow falls to prepare your home for the cold weather and to prevent damage, or even disaster, once the temperature drops. Here are some tips to make […]