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How to keep your reno from going off the rails
October 5, 2019
Some great advice from our own Norm Lecuyer in this feature. Plus, a number of Ottawa experts alongside Bryan Baeumler, share their expertise on best...
Our People in Our Homes
August 16, 2019
Norm Lecuyer and Jenny Neilson share a few capital ideas about summer fun and design trends in Ottawa with OurHomes Magazine.
A little advice for a su...
Our Homes features Just Basements & ARTium Design...
June 18, 2019
Check out the new Summer 2019 issue of Our Homes magazine. Hot off the press and just in time for enjoying a read through on the back deck🍻! Flip to...
Welcome to the Roaring 20's
May 30, 2019
Just Basements is thrilled to be celebrating our 20th anniversary, Saturday, June 1st. Gatsby would be proud of the beautiful spaces Just Basements an...
Celebrating 20 Years!
March 15, 2019
CARP – For 20 years Carp’s premier residential design-build renovation firm has...
Just Basements and Bob Vila - Ramping it Up!
February 16, 2019
Iconic legend Bob Vila and his team reached out to us here at Just Basements and asked, "Can we feature one of your basements on Bobvila.com," Absolut...
Luxe Magazine Features Just Basements
December 12, 2018
Bring Down the House
Today's lowe levels are opulent and funtional extensions of the home
by Pam Dillon
Renovation Transformation: Lavish basement makeove...
November 30, 2018
At some point, whether they want to admit it or not, many parents can’t wait for their children to leave home.
If you renovate your basement like Soni...
And the Winner Is...Just Basements with Epic Enter...
November 2, 2018
Our team is honoured to announce that we brought home the award in the basement category from the 2018 Greater Ottawa Home Builder Housing Design Awar...
Canadian Home Trends Magazine and Just Basements
October 2, 2018
Canadian Home Trends Magazine just featured Just Basements...we are so trendy!
Thinking of Renovating? Come and see us!
September 20, 2018
Just Basements upper level division, ARTium Design Build,
is proud to showcase a full home renovation in the fourth annual RenoMark® Reno Tour!
Basement Beauty featured in Our Homes Magazine Ott...
September 5, 2018
On a Whole New Level
"She and J found a kindred spirit in the creative team at Just Basements. This local company, owned by Norm Lecuyer, started out n...
ARTium Design Build & Just Basements are finalist...
August 17, 2018
Our team is incredibly honored and excited about having five project finalist nominations between ARTium Design Build and Just Basements. In addition...
Renovation Open House
May 9, 2018
Thank you to everyone who came to our first Renovation Open House on Saturday! We enjoyed meeting so many wonderful people and it was great to see so...
Renovation Open House
April 16, 2018
Thinking of Renovating?
Come and talk to our Design Build Team!
You are invited to our Renovation Open House
Saturday, May 5, 2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ottawa Firms Win 9 National Housing Awards
March 28, 2018
Ottawa’s Just Basements captured the basement reno prize. Its entry was a stylish design with dramatic lighting and multiple entertainment areas. The...
Renovation Transformation: Basement turned urban s...
December 8, 2017
Winter weather puts a quick stop to heel flips and half pipe slips at Ottawa’s local skateparks. While most kids are packing away their skateboards o...
Just Basements Wins National Excellence Award!
March 24, 2018
Seven Ottawa firms capture nine awards from Canadian Home Builds Association. Just Basements receives National Excellence Award for this classy baseme...
Just Basements in Running for National Housing Des...
February 8, 2018
Just Basements is one of Ottawa's finalist in this year’s Canadian Home Builder Association national awards.
See full article in The Ottawa Citizen
Just Basements Announced 2018 Finalist for Nationa...
Canadian Home Builders' Association (CHBA) just announced Just Basements as a finalist for the 2018 National Awards for Housing Excellence.
Awarded Best Of Houzz 2018 in Design
January 18, 2018
Just Basements was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active h...
Awarded Best Of Houzz 2018 in Service
Taking Time to Celebrate
December 1, 2017
Taking time to celebrate! Jeff has been with the team for 10 years and Andrew for 5 years. Thank you both for your continued hard work and dedication...
Just Basements - Guildmember Spotlight
November 20, 2017
Congratulations on 5 years in our Community of Quality!
See full interview with Norm Lecuyer
Polanco Home Furniture & Interior Decor Solutions...
November 1, 2017
Polanco Home Furniture & Interior Decor Solutions is proud to showcase this amazing lower level living space project we recently completed in the Mano...
Winner 2017 Greater Ottawa Home Builders Design Aw...
October 25, 2017
To see pictures of our award winning basements visit, http://www.justbasementsottawa.ca/residential
Just Basements is a finalist for the CHBA's 2017 N...
April 3, 2017
"Being a finalist in the CHBA National Awards for Housing Excellence is an exceptional achievement. It demonstrates that your company is a top perform...
Our Upper Level Division, ARTium Design Build, Shi...
October 12, 2017
Hundreds of curious reno fans were treated to a close-up look several of Ottawa’s best renovators and their fabulous creations. ARTium’s exceptional d...
ARTium Design Build in RenoTour 2017
October 7, 2017
Just Basements' upstairs division ARTium Design Build is showcasing a spectacular interior design build renovation in this years RenoTour 2017. If you...
Just Basements is a finalist for the 2017 GOHBA De...
August 25, 2017
Awards Gala in October 2017
Just Basements featured on Houzz! 100 Postcards Fr...
July 7, 2017
View full feature here!
Just Basements is #40!
Downstairs Is Looking Up
May 26, 2017
Just Basements is featured in this great article, Downstairs Is Looking Up! From upgrades to added living space, basement renovations are gaining in p...
Just Basements wins a National Award for Housing E...
May 16, 2017
Just Basements is so proud and honoured to have received the Canadian Home Builder Association National Award for Housing Excellence this weekend in N...
Just Basements/Artium Design Build Hosts Internati...
May 8, 2017
One of our core values is to continuous improvement. To that end we were fortunate enough to host a full company review and case study of ARTium and J...
Ottawa Magazine Spring 2017 is out and Just Baseme...
March 24, 2017
Just Basements in Great Space - Scooter Park
A tween paradise showcases quarter-pipes and graffiti
We have designed and built hundreds of basements, bu...
A less cave-like, more casual wine cellar -- desig...
December 21, 2016
The basement wine cellar is undergoing a renaissance, with more wine lovers eschewing the traditional cave-like vault and embracing a more approachabl...
Just Basements Featured on Houzz! 3 Incredibly C...
March 13, 2017
3 Incredibly Creative Features for Kids Slide, skate and pretend with these child-friendly additions
Click here for full feature
Ottawa Magazine features Just Basements Wine Cave...
December 9, 2016
A casual basement wineroom fosters conversation.
See full article here.
Room of the Day: A Media Room With Mystery and Moo...
December 1, 2016
Just Basements has been featured on Houzz!
Check out this great space designed by our very own Amelia Mathieson.
See full article here
One of our award winning basement projects has bee...
July 6, 2016
Just Basements is excited to take part in Ottawa's...
October 6, 2015
Read more about the GOHBA RenoTour 2015 in the Ottawa Citizen...
Ottawa Citizen RenoTour 2015
September 30, 2015
We will be in your neighborhood at 5704 Watterson Ave in Manotick
RenoMark™ Reno Tour
Sunday, October 18th, 2015
11am to 4pm
To purchase tickets, please...
Just Basements Nominated in 2015 GOHBA Awards
September 14, 2015
We are excited to be finalists in the 2015 Greater Ottawa Home Builders Association Design Awards
Just Basements Featured on Coca Cola Website
July 17, 2015
Man Caves and She Sheds: Grown Up Playhouses Suddenly on Trend.
There's cool then there is Coke writing an artilcle about you!
The Carp Road Corridor, Just Basements Member Prof...
July 8, 2015
CRCBIA | Monthly Member Profile
Norm in the Carp Road office demonstration room
Often remembered as a cold, dar...
Just Basements Wins 2014 Ottawa Design Award
October 30, 2014
Just Basements is honoured to have been awarded the 2014 GOHBA Design Award for Basement Design. We are fortunate to have great customers to work with...
June 13, 2014
Just Basements featured on Today Show website. Check it out!
Ottawa Citizen feature -- Basement Beauties
May 18, 2014
High-end makeovers offer a glimpse of the trend to turn valuable below-grade real estate into the ultimate spot to unwind.
2014 Guildmaster Award
May 22, 2014
Just Basements is very proud to announce that we are a 2014 Guildmaster Award Winner for Sevice Excellence. The Guildmaster Award is presented annuall...
Meet Basement Cat
March 11, 2014
Basement Cat has come to the Just Basements Blog. Check out our first Basement Cat blog entry - Meet Basement Cat. Stay tuned for more Basement Cat bl...
Best of Houzz 2014
February 2, 2014
Just Basements has been awarded the prestigious "Best of Houzz - Design" designation for 2014 from design style website Houzz.com for the second year...
Homes and Cottages Magazine Feature
April 29, 2013
Just Basements President Norm Lecuyer authors Not Your Father's Basement for Homes and Cottages Magazine. Check out the article here.
Not your Father'...
jB In The News.....Basement Bling
December 2, 2012
Just Basements is in the news again. Have a look at this Ottawa Citizen article entitled "Basement Bling"
Basement Bling - The Ottawa Citizen
Just Basements Wins 2012 GOHBA Design Award
October 10, 2012
Just Basements is very proud to announce that we have been awarded the 2012 GOHBA Design Award for the Basement Category. This spectacular Manotick ba...
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