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.
From the experts

All about off-grid energy systems

FAQs and a case study if you’re thinking of going off grid.

The whys and whats of a whole-home renovation

It can be disruptive, but a whole-home renovation is also fun and comes with a big payoff.
From the experts

Don’t wait if you want to age in place

The upgrades you’ll need to make to your home should be done now, before you need them. Here’s how.

January Home and Remodelling Show

Celebrity contractor Bryan Baeumler headlines an impressive list of experts speaking on the main stage.
From the experts

Why you might want a renovation coach

A good one can help keep you out of trouble and save you from a bad contractor — and sometimes from yourself.

Take a tour of these renovations

The annual Reno Tour returns with three great projects from Amsted, Lagois & RND.

Amsted in the 2022 Reno Tour

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

Lagois in the 2022 Reno Tour

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

RND Construction in the 2022 Reno Tour

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

Your home and climate resiliency 

Climate change is here and that means your home needs to be protected.

Ottawa Fall Home Show

Find out what’s new with Bryan Baeumler & more at this fall’s show.

Renovating to age in place

Planning is key to successful aging in place.

How a professional renovator can help you love your home again

Sponsored: ARTium Design Build and Just Basements answer renovation questions.
From the experts

Renovating vs. moving

Navigating the pros and cons of both decisions.

Why you need to know about RenoMark

Renovations can be complicated, so make sure your renovator is well-qualified.

Keeping your reno on track

7 keys to making sure your renovation doesn’t go off the rails.

2022 Ottawa housing trends

Home sales, renovations, design — what to expect in Ottawa for the coming year.


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