Why Income Properties or In-Law Suites Are Right for You

Most homeowners aren’t aware that they could be making extra money every month simply by renting out a part of their home. By purchasing a home with an income suite or in-law suite, you can rent out part of your home while still having plenty of space for your own family. Many families and homeowners […]

Useful Tips for First-Time Home-buyers

Buying your very first home is certainly an exciting time in your life. The problem with doing something for the first time is that you often don’t know exactly what you’re doing which can be stressful. Luckily there are millions of people who’ve purchased homes before so plenty of tips are available to help you […]

Three Questions You Should Consider Before Purchasing a Home

Buying a home is a decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly. While most people would prefer to buy a new home if they could and the circumstances were right, it takes a bit of time and personal reflection to determine whether or not you’re quite ready to buy a new home. Here are three questions […]

Brighten Up Your Home with These Tips!

Are you having trouble coming up with a new colour scheme for your home? Do you want your house to feel more lively and inviting? It’s easy to make your home feel fresh and welcoming by making just a few simple decor changes. Start with these incredible tips and get your new home in Ottawa […]

The Beginner Homeowner’s Guide to Starting a Garden

Spring is almost here, and owners of new homes in Ottawa are thinking about gardening. Having vegetables and flowers can mean money saved on groceries as well as beauty and habitat in your yard. However, if you’ve just moved into your first new townhome in Ottawa, you may be wondering where to begin. Conduct Some […]

Kitchen Trends That Can’t Go Wrong

While most home decorating trends come and go, there are certain trends that are truly timeless. If you’re looking to tackle a future kitchen upgrade, you know just how expensive this project can be. Since you’ll be spending thousands of dollars, it’s important to incorporate timeless kitchen trends that will last for years to come. […]

Home Maintenance Tips for Summer

Seasonal changes not only bring new temperatures and weather, they also mean that there are certain things that homeowners need to do in order to properly maintain upkeep on their houses both inside and out. With summer just around the corner, you want to prepare your home for those hot days. No matter if you’ve […]

Updates Your Home Needs Every 10 Years

If you’ve been living in your new home in Ottawa for 10 or more years, it’s likely time for repairs or replacements. It’s important to monitor certain items if you want to keep your home in optimal condition. Not sure where you should begin? Read on for some of the most important updates to make […]

5 Home Decor Tips for Your New Home

When browsing for new homes in Ottawa, chances are, you visited a variety of model homes. While visiting model homes can help spark ideas and get your interior design juices flowing, if you’re like most people you don’t have a set home décor style. Maybe you like modern and contemporary or maybe you like pieces […]

The Best Houseplants for Low Light Spaces

Apartment and condo life is really special, but it does require an adjustment period for most people. Smaller spaces, lower ceilings, and, in some cases, poorer access to natural sunlight can mean renters and owners need to get creative about how they decorate, especially when it comes to living plants. If you’re short on window […]

How to Make a Small Room Look Bigger

If you live in a small apartment or condo, or just a small home in Ottawa, you know the struggle of dealing with less than optimal living quarters. The good news is that there are tons of easy solutions to make your cozy space look more inviting and spacious. Keep reading for must-try tips for […]

Give Your Fireplace a Makeover for the Holiday Season!

The holiday season is a great time to consider giving your fireplace a makeover. Whether you just moved into your new home in Ottawa or have been in the same home for years, there are things you can do to liven up the focal point of the room and incorporate it with your other holiday […]