Guest Column

How our pets see our home

Our pets don’t see the same way we do. Based on scientific research, here’s how our homes might look to them.

Small space solutions

How to live large with a small space

2020 Homes for the Holidays is virtual

This year’s Homes for the Holidays tour almost didn’t happen, until it went virtual.

2020 Housing Design Awards

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

Renovating to age in place

Planning is key to successful aging in place.

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.

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.


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