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Benjamin Moore Colour of the Year – 2017

As the pendulum swings it really has at Benjamin Moore.  Last years colour of the year was “Simply White” this year it is “Shadow“. Benjamin Moore is describing this colour as rich, deep amethyst. It’s quite stunning! Good you’ll be painting your simply white walls shadow – the reverse would be a bit harder. I’m quite […]

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Chateau Laurier – Revised Drawings

These are the revised drawings to the Chateau Laurier expansion. There is no difference is design only scale. They must have just shrank the back half of the photo and said there done. I must say I still haven`t digested Samuel Oboh President of RAIC`s comment that Ottawa cannot appreciate modern architecture. I`d like to […]

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Over the Door Organizers

If storage space is at a premium don’t neglect on the door storage. As demonstrated in this gallery of pics featured by apartment therapy either or both sides of the door can indeed provide valuable storage space. 67 total views, 6 views today

67 total views, 6 views today

Ultra Clean Air Purifier

Just saw an interesting contraption in an apartment. Its a clean air purifier. Can’t remember seeing such a small machine before. What impressed me is that this tenant has serious cat allergies but thats to this air purifier lives with 2 cats and all is well. 73 total views, 4 views today

73 total views, 4 views today

Winter Hibernation

It seems we have slipped into my 4th favourite season “winter”. This list of 16 things to do in preparation has some good ideas. Some you may have done. Some you may be working on. And some you might not have thought of. 66 total views, 4 views today

66 total views, 4 views today

Tunney’s Pasture Selected for Civic Hospial

It’s a two post day! This seemed important and meritorious of immediate sharing. The NCC is recommending Tunney’s Pasture for the new Civic Hospital Campus. I like this site selection. Being involved with Heritage Ottawa I did not like the idea of the Farm. But this I like! 66 total views, 3 views today

66 total views, 3 views today