The Art of Renovation

June 17, 2020

We have been working with Berenson Hardware Canada for a few years now and the team, products and service are wonderful. The ARTium Design Build  and the Just Basements team was appreciative of having a lunch n’learn a few months ago with Mark Smith, Senior Account Man...

May 29, 2020

With the weather finally warming up and spring in full swing here in Ottawa (yay!) many of us are getting a chance to step out of our homes and perhaps onto our balconies, porches, backyard decks or patios to enjoy a refreshing beverage. 

But for the majority of the yea...

May 20, 2020

It is hard not to get overwhelmed with the newest trends that we are introduced to every year.  But one thing is for sure, we are seeing a new attitude when it comes to our homes and how we use them.  More and more people are seeing their spaces as a sanctuary from the...

May 1, 2020

It is said that the Kitchen is the heart of every home.  And from a design point of view, it is the space in any house that requires the most consideration, detail, and planning.  But it’s also a space to have some fun in!  So let’s look at some new, exciting ways to u...

April 15, 2020

I didn't think it possible until we worked with a recent client who wanted  a laundry room made of dreams.  It got me thinking, since clothes washing is not something that is going to go away anytime soon, what is the best way to maximize a space to make you (almost!)...

March 30, 2020

Unlike past years and trying only to survive March Break, we are now trying to get work done from home with the kiddos for a somewhat unknown period of time. Although it may feel like a holiday for our children, we can likely all agree, this is not what we consider to...

March 24, 2020

Whether you are an entrepreneur, employee or the acting CEO of your household a dedicated space within your home can be critical for success when it comes to putting in a days work at home.  Where you choose to set up and get work done can influence your motivation, in...

March 17, 2020

So, your thinking about doing a wee renovation? Well here’s hoping the Luck of the Irish is with you. Unfortunately, that is how most renovations begin, hopes and dreams and we are lucky if they go even remotely well. You’ve heard all the stories; you’ve read all the a...

March 11, 2020

Warning! This is not to be taken lightly; renovations are tough on the family, stressful and sometimes downright dirty. 

Knowing a bit about the renovation design build industry, I honestly thought I was quite knowledgeable…whoa, was I in for a pleasant surprise. I am n...

February 14, 2020

In some ways your home is not that different than your body, an interconnected series of systems working together to give you, or your home, life. Where your bones and muscle provide your body strength; your house’s structure of posts, beams, joists and trusses help to...

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