Accessible Design Series: Independent Seniors – Adapting Your Bathroom

Accessible Design Series: Independent Seniors – Adapting Your Bathroom

  For independent seniors living at home, adapting your bathroom to incorporate a more accessible design is often one of the most important adjustments to make. Since the bathroom is generally where most injuries happen among senior populations, performing a few alterations – from minor improvements to larger ones – can allow them to move […]

 
 

Accessible Design: Entrance Ways and Doorways

Accessible Design: Entrance Ways and Doorways

  Whether you have an elderly loved one living at home or a loved one with mobility issues, adapting certain areas of the home can be crucial in order to allow them to move around freely and maintain independence and dignity. Areas like entrance walkways and doorways, for example, can be focal areas to adjust […]

 
 

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Why Female Contractors Rock!

  In an industry that consists predominately of men, the perspective, work habits, and valuable insight a female contractor brings to the table can allow for a stronger and more understanding connection with clients. The end result? A higher quality of a renovation or repair. Here are just some of the many reasons why female […]

 
 

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Popcorn Be Gone: How to Get Rid of Your Stippled Ceiling

Are you ready to get rid of that unsightly “popcorn” ceiling in your home once and for all? Have you recently purchased a home but want to get rid of the tacky stippled ceiling that should have been left with fanny packs, velour, and scrunchies in the dustbin of history? With this how-to-guide, it’s never […]

 
 

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Exterior Expressionism: Decks, Docks, and Fences

To come up with a carefully planned exterior project to maximize the usefulness or appeal of your outdoor property is a marvellous thing. Exterior renovations on any scale are deeply personal forms of creative expressionism, and they can be exciting experiences for those keen on starting a new project. Here’s a look at some of […]

 
 

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To Do Done Business Profile

To Do Done is Ottawa’s most capable and professional handyman service provider. Established in April 2015 to provide high-quality repair and renovation services to residential and commercial properties in the National Capital Region, To Do Done has earned a reputation for excellence over the years, and continues to be recognized throughout the region as a […]

 
 

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Take Advantage of Renovation Tax Credits!

When embarking on home improvement projects, it’s just good planning to use any available tax credits and rebates. Whether you are a planning a total home renovation or just a small remodel project, there are several ways to save on costs. Here are some examples of rebates and tax credits that you might be able […]

 
 

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Ottawa Favorites: Bridgehead

Bridgehead coffee has a truly unique story. Starting in 1981 as a project in the basement of a church offering the first truly fair trade coffee to market in Canada, Bridgehead quickly made a name for itself. Over the years, Bridgehead has had many owners who have attempted to keep the name alive and also […]

 
 

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How a Fresh Coat of Paint Can Change a Room

Wondering what you can do to spruce up a room in your home? When you feel the itch to make a change, but want to keep the budget in check, adding a fresh coat of paint can be the solution you need. Painting may not seem like it can make much of a difference, but […]

 
 

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Make Your New House a Home with Help from a Handyman Service

Just moved in? We know that it can take a lot of time and effort to transform a new house into something that actually looks and feels like your home. And often finding the time or energy to tackle those tasks can feel like an impossible feat. But with a handyman service, you don’t have […]