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June 16, 2020
Here’s the latest in our occasional series highlighting some of the favourite projects of our staff. Our Director of Design, Chuck, loved this award-winning project, which transformed a home from traditional to contemporary.
June 8, 2020
What if we were to tell you that every home in Canada contained the No. 2 cause of lung cancer — and you can’t see it, smell it or taste it? You’d probably be understandably nervous about the safety of your family! Every once-in-awhile radon gets a lot of “air time,” with stories boasting headlines like the one above. It leaves the average homeowner to wonder: Should I be worried? We’re here to help dispel the hysteria and, eventually, the gas!
May 29, 2020
We may not be able to gather in a group, but that’s not stopping us from bringing you our popular and FREE renovation seminar! If there’s a reno in your future, the best way to ensure success is to arm yourself with great advice before you start. That’s exactly what our renovation seminar will do.
May 25, 2020
Hot and muggy, that’s the theme of our Ottawa Valley summers. If you’re like most homeowners, you probably have an air conditioning unit keeping your home cool, but skyrocketing your energy bill. In today’s energy-conscious world, this just doesn’t cut it. So, we’re sharing some tried-and-true ways you can reduce costs and be a little greener while keeping your home cool.
May 19, 2020
If the long-overdue change in weather has got you itching to get out in the backyard, you’re not alone. Finally, we can start thinking about relaxing with a pint on that perfect deck while firing up the barbecue. If you’re one of the many still needing to build that perfect deck and wondering what type of deck should you build, or yours needs a little TLC, here are some things to keep in mind as you plan your build.