How to Create a 4-Season Patio

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Those of us who live in and around Ottawa know just how short the patio season can be. If you would like to spend more time out enjoying your outdoor space, one solution is to build a 4-season patio. Essentially what this means – usually – is taking your existing porch or patio and building… Read more »

What you need to know about motorized awnings

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The outside space to your home can become an extension of your living space, but if it’s exposed to the elements, you might find it’s uncomfortable to spend a lot of time there. If you have the option of covering an outdoor area to create an entertaining space, an awning is a great feature to… Read more »

Awning or Canopy? Which is Right for You?

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Many homeowners and business owners in Ottawa can benefit from getting an awning or canopy for their outdoor space. Awnings and canopies do have some similarities. Both will give you protection from the sun and rain. Both are typically made from materials such as canvass or vinyl. And both are available in a wide assortment… Read more »

Shelter Your Customers with Entrance Marquees

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With social distancing measures and health protocols to stop the spread of COVID-19 still in place throughout Ottawa, businesses have had to develop creative solutions to continue serving their customers. If you run a business where people come in person, you are currently limited by your square footage as to how many people you can… Read more »

5 Benefits of a Commercial Awning 

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When you run a business, you may have the luxury of owning the building you operate out of, or you may have to share space with other businesses. Either way, you’ll want to find ways to make your business better, and you’re likely looking for ways to enhance the physical space of your business. A… Read more »

Protect Your Storefront with Security Shutters 

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Even though you take some precautions to protect your business, theft and vandalism and even damage from the elements can happen, and the clean-up can and repair cost can be pricey. If you could further protect your business from incidents like these, wouldn’t you? Security shutters are a great way to protect the storefront of… Read more »

Alternatives to Fences for Backyard Privacy

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There’s almost nothing better during summers in Ottawa than lounging around your backyard on those warm summer days, but that enjoyment can be cut short if there isn’t any privacy to create some peace and quiet. If your outdoor space doesn’t have much privacy, there are ways you can easily – and inexpensively – create… Read more »

How long do retractable awnings last?

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If you’re looking to make some upgrades to your outdoor living space, a retractable awning is one that you’re certain to enjoy. A retractable awning allows you to block out the intense heat from the sun while enjoying the outdoors – or – roll the awning back and enjoy the cool summer evenings watching the… Read more »

Are Retractable Awnings Worth the Investment?

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As an Ottawa homeowner, you are probably always looking for ways to make your home exactly the way you want it to be. One area of renovations is the outside: building a deck or a patio or installing an awning to enhance your outdoor living space. An awning gives you a great chance to enjoy… Read more »

The 5 Biggest Advantages of Roll Shutters

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Roll shutters, also known as roller shutters and rolling shutters, are window and door coverings made of interlocking horizontal slats constructed from aluminum or steel. With their ability to open or close on demand, a roll shutter provides the ability to control the environment inside a building.   Here are some of the biggest benefits… Read more »