2020 Housing Design Awards

Usually a gala dinner, this year’s event had to go virtual to recognize the best in Ottawa design.

O Tannenbaum!

A real Christmas tree dresses up your home at a reasonable price.

Who are the People’s Choice finalists?

A look at the 16 projects vying to win the 2020 People’s Choice Award.

Lighting up Christmas

Maybe it's time to let the trained professionals hang those outdoor lights

What’s your favourite design project?

People’s Choice voting opens in the 2020 Housing Design Awards.

Changing times at Third World Bazaar

The annual artisan bazaar has a new name, new leader and now offers online shopping.

4 tips to a long-lasting roof

You can get an asphalt shingle roof that lasts if you choose wisely.

Sunrooms & other outdoor spaces

We’re keeping closer to home this summer, making this the perfect opportunity to focus on our indoor/outdoor spaces.

A rental suite in your home

A basement rental suite costs money but also generates revenue.

Wood deck mistakes to avoid

Carson Arthur on mistakes to avoid when caring for yours.

Transforming your basement

5 tips and tricks to turn your basement into an inviting living area the whole family can enjoy.

Outdoor living trends

Five Ottawa experts on making the most of outdoor living this summer.

Front porch curb appeal

How to create a fresh and welcoming porch for spring.

Deck design details

How a router and three bits boost the beauty of a deck.

Renovation checklist

How to get your family and your home ready for a renovation.

Embrace being at home

Take advantage of the extra time at home and get creative with your spaces.


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