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An Invisible Killer

“You can’t smell it, or see it, or taste it. It’s a silent killer. It’s the best hidden secret that shouldn’t be.”

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Featured Articles

They are our future

The energy, speed, comaraderie and lively spirit of today's kids gives hope for the future.

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Living together

Multi-generational living is becoming increasingly common -- and successful -- in uncertain times.

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The Perfect Trio

What happens when you combine the talents of three experts? You get a pretty sweet kitchen.

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How to survive a financial crisis

This isn’t the first time we’ve gone through a crisis like this, and there are lessons to be learned.

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Reno Tour

Take a virtual walk through of some extraordinary renovations in 2022.

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Internet treasures

Fun and inspiring sites if you have ‘reno’ on your mind

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Design for everyone

Universal Design is well suited to people in the moment and also as they move from stage to stage in life.

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Staying safe

There are so many stories of amateur renovations that leave people high and dry without recourse.

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Ask an expert about radon

We asked Rob Mahoney of Radon Works, Ottawa, to tell us what we should know about radon.

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An Invisible Killer

“You can’t smell it, or see it, or taste it. It’s a silent killer. It’s the best hidden secret that shouldn’t be.”

Read More