• Must Haves for Your First Apartment

    This is an exciting time. Moving into your first apartment will open the doors for new experiences and meeting new people. There are plenty of benefits to renting an apartment, but it does require some planning. It can be easy to get caught up decorating your bedroom but there are some other important things to […]

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    Pet Friendly Furniture & Decor

    I have a white couch in my living room. I love that couch; I’ve had it for over a decade. It hasn’t been white in a long time, though. With the help of our goldendoodle and cock-a-poo, it’s more of a faded greyish/brown that we keep covered with a washable blanket. I adore my pups, […]

  • Design Tips for a Home Office

    Over the course of the last year, many in the Ottawa/Kanata region began working from home. Organizations big and small saw the perks and have started making a permanent switch to remote employees. At the Livery, we take pride in making our residents feel at home, but this article is focused on making you feel […]

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    How to Allergy Proof Your Home

    This time of year, it seems like everyone is sneezing. On a good day, that can be annoying… during a pandemic, it’s a little nerve racking. Allergies can be frustrating and exhausting. They disrupt our daily lives and ruin a good night’s sleep. With this article we hope to help with tips to allergy proof […]

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    Apartment Design Tips for Minimalists

    There’s something so appealing about sparse but stylish rooms; the sleek lines that form across the room after ridding it of clutter. The concept of minimalism has exploded in the last several years. What was once a weird idea now makes perfect sense. There is a bit of a misnomer though, that minimalism is only […]

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    Benefits Of Apartment Living

    For generations, there has been a debate between buying vs renting your home. However, more people than ever before are renting, in fact, there are more renters now, here in the Ottawa area and across the country than at any other point over the last 50 years. That’s because more and more people are recognizing […]

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    Apartment Living Tips

    In the right building, apartment living is luxury living. It’s full of maintenance-free perks such as not having to worry about fixing your furnace or pay for a new fridge when it’s needed. To make the most out of your new lifestyle in your new apartment, we spoke to some tenants who have rented with […]

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    Everything You Need to Know About Living in Kanata

    About 20 minutes southwest of downtown Ottawa is Kanata, one of the fastest-growing suburbs in Ontario. Affordable housing, an abundance of nature and parks, and tons of great shopping. Living in Kanata is safe and family-friendly with highly rated schools and a variety of restaurants. Thanks to its natural beauty with abundant parks and treelined […]

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    Things to do in Kanata

    I love Kanata. Years ago it was simply because of our proximity to Ottawa but since then it has grown and turned into a destination of its own. Kanata is actually one of the fastest growing suburbs in the province, thanks to our beautiful parks, shopping and the Kanata High-tech Business Park. So this article […]