Navigating your renovation project

Contractor Ryan will support you through your renovation from A to Z.

Barry Hobin wins lifetime achievement award

The well-known Ottawa architect has been putting his stamp on the city for the past five decades.
From the experts

Adding space

If done properly, it can pay off in spades, writes designer Deirdre Jorssen. Here’s what you need to know.
From the experts

Hiring an interior designer

Why hire one and what you can expect when you do.
From the experts

Renovation tips from Sue Pitchforth

Whether you want to make small changes or a huge update, you need to be prepared, she says.
From the experts

A whole-home reno in one go: yes or no?

CPI Interiors shares how tackling the project all at once can save time, money and stress.

The Home and Remodelling Show is back

Bryan Baeumler, a slew of exhibitors and inspiration galore headline this year’s show.

2024 Ottawa housing trends

What’s hot in housing, renovations, design & decor for 2024.
From the experts

What is design-build?

If you’re renovating or building a custom home, consider if design-build is right for you.

Michael and Sherry Holmes share their top renovating tips

Mike Holmes’ son and daughter bring Fall Home Show audiences up to speed on home makeovers.

Michael & Sherry Holmes at the Fall Home Show

A slew of HGTV stars, including the Holmes kids, are among the draws at this fall’s home show.

2023 Reno Tour: A house tour of renovations

Researching renovators or looking for inspiration? Check out these 8 Ottawa remodelling projects.

Amsted in the 2023 Reno Tour

Check out the project Amsted Design-Build has in this year’s Reno Tour.

Lagois in the 2023 Reno Tour

Check out the project Lagois Design-Build-Renovate has in this year’s Reno Tour.

Laurysen in the 2023 Reno Tour

Check out the project Laurysen Kitchens has in this year’s Reno Tour.

RND in the 2023 Reno Tour

Check out the project RND Construction has in this year’s Reno Tour.

Windows & doors for your home’s style

It’s important to match new windows & doors to the architectural style of your home.

Hiring a renovator: What you need to know

There are lots of good contractors. Here's how to hire one who will meet your expectations.


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