Tom & Julia's Basement

In smaller urban homes, it's essential to use every square foot of your home to its maximum potential.  This basement...

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Bruna's Kitchen

Taking out a wall makes such a big difference for small spaces.  It's probably the reason why it is one...

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Kathleen's Kitchen

The original layout of this home consisted of small, boxy rooms.  We opened up almost all the walls on the...

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Jill & Neil's Other Spaces

A facelift was needed in the master bedroom and office.  In both rooms, an accent wall of bold wallpaper adds...

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Diane's House

This mid-century modern, heritage home was a unique chance to do something different. Diane was game to run with the...

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A one-of-a-kind design solution for your one-of-a-kind-space.

We deliver beautiful living spaces designed for every lifestyle and every wallet. At Grassroots, we know renovating isn't always fun, but we are! So whether this is your first time working with a designer or you're a seasoned vet, we strive to make you comfortable from start to finish.

We are an award winning Ottawa based design and build company.

Whether you want to update or overhaul the look of your home, our talented team of designers, carpenters, painters and contractors work hard to turn your dream home into a reality.

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Home renovations are one of the biggest decisions you ever have to make as a homeowners.  And that one decision is filled with thousands of other decisions! We are here...

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It all starts with a conversation. Whether your style is modern, classic, minimal, funky, sleek, industrial, on trend, or any combo thereof – it’s your style, our expertise. Tell us...

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A consultation with our designer, Emma, can provide you with information on many things, from furniture placement to renovation ideas. Each consultation is a personalized approach to your needs and generally...

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Kitchen of the Week: Ikea-Hack Cabinets and Fun Floor Tile

Looking for a kitchen that reflected their funky approach to life and wouldn’t break the bank, an Ottawa couple reached out to interior designer Emma Doucet. The couple gave her,...

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Made for the Shade

Gardening in the shade presents some challenges but you don’t have to default to hostas, hostas, hostas.  There are many beautiful options which are made for the shade.  Don’t get...

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A Message From Emma

Well here I go again, attempt #101 to start my blog. Why… when it turns me into a procrastinating teenager in need of chocolate and coffee… well, it comes down...

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