13 built-ins to inspire you

When done right, built-ins add value, excellent storage space and a welcoming layer of visual interest in your home.

Creating a look that’s fresh and lasts

You want a space that stands the test of time but that also appears fresh and edgy. Four Ottawa designers weigh in on how to do it.

Outdoor lighting showcases your home and property

Light up your home without ever climbing a ladder.

A fresh crop of vegetable gardeners

Millennials and Gen Zs discover the joy of growing vegetables.

7 gardening tips from the pros

When it comes to general gardening tips, go with the tried and true.

Sunrooms & other outdoor spaces

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

Renovating vs. moving

Navigating the pros and cons of both decisions.

How colour can energize your home

Pantone’s Colour of the Year inspires a designer and an artist

2021 Housing Design Awards

More than 250 Ottawa projects vie for top honours as the industry recognizes its best.
From the experts

In praise of verandas

Verandas have been making a comeback. If you’re thinking of adding one, here’s what you should keep in mind.

Ottawa's 2020 EnerQuality finalists

Ottawa builders and renovators vie for eight provincial green building awards.

People’s Choice voting: the finalists

It’s the final week of voting for the 2021 All Things Home People’s Choice Award. Check out the finalists.

People’s Choice voting: design details, green homes

Voting continues for the 2021 All Things Home People’s Choice Award. This week, choose your favourite in design details & green homes.
From the experts

The value of all-foam basement subfloor panels

If you’re finishing your basement, you need to consider these new panels.

Ten years of the People's Choice Awards

You can begin voting Sept. 21 in the popular All Things Home People's Choice Award

Making a connection

Renovated Champlain Park home is all about blending inside with outside and old with new.

Redecorate on a budget

15 ways to get a fresh look without breaking the bank.

New energy-efficiency grant only part of the picture

The Canada Greener Homes Grant won't solve climate change on its own.


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