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Identifying Foundation Issues

Identifying Foundation Issues

If you think you have a problem with your foundation, don’t delay.  If you don’t act quickly you risk basement damage and additional structural integrity of the entire house.  Damage can come from a number of causes like drainage, climate changes, cracked or...

IKEA Kitchen Design and Installation

IKEA Kitchen Design and Installation

When you start to consider changing out cabinets in your kitchen, purchasing pre-built models is a good idea.  One great place to start is at IKEA.  If you like what you saw but have trepidation about installing them yourself, just contact us at...

Creating An Open Concept Floor Plan

Creating An Open Concept Floor Plan

If you really enjoy your current neighborhood and generally like your home, but wish it were a bit less cramped, then you may want to consider a renovation that includes an open concept layout.  The most common method to accomplish this is to remove the wall...

Bathroom Renovation Flooring Options

Bathroom Renovation Flooring Options

Updating a bathroom is a great way to improve the function of a limited space and still add value to your home without doing a complete house renovation in Ottawa.  One way to upgrade is to change the flooring. Ceramic or Porcelain Tile Porcelain is a type of ceramic...

Renovation or Addition Advantages

Renovation or Addition Advantages

If your current home is not suiting your needs you have the choice of relocating to a new residence or remodel your current house.  Renovations or home additions in Ottawa can create a whole new atmosphere more conducive to your lifestyle and needs.  You can...

Interior Design Finishings

Interior Design Finishings

Starting a renovation means a lot of decisions.  At HighBridge we have access to design specialists who will work with you to discover your personal tastes and styles.  The designer will work with you to choose the best finishes, colors, window dressings,...

Modern Ideas For Your Kitchen and Bathroom

Modern Ideas For Your Kitchen and Bathroom

If you have considered changing your kitchen look from something akin to the 20th Century, there are a lot of opportunities to make it a showcase.  You can still be trendy and stylish without going overboard.  With HighBridge you know that your work will be...

Refreshing Your Outdated Kitchen

Refreshing Your Outdated Kitchen

If you are planning to stay in your current home for the foreseeable future, you should consider long term changes that can improve the safety and convenience as we age.  Bathrooms are probably the first think you think of with safety rails and easy access. ...

Bathroom Renovation

Bathroom Renovation

After the kitchen, bathroom remodels will give you one of the best returns on your investment.  Everyone needs to use the bathroom and it is something that can be easily updated.  When you are considering this, realize how much water is used in that...

Kitchen Reno Checklist

Kitchen Reno Checklist

One of the greatest returns on a renovation investment is in the kitchen area.  It is estimated that 80.5% of the initial cost is recouped in improved value.  Following is a list of just some of the improvements that can be gleaned from a kitchen...