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Oh so chrome!

Chrome is no longer about functional, practical hardware, now people are steering away from the stainless accessories in their home, and going crazy for the chrome look. Richcraft designer, Melissa Leclair from Leclair Decor, says: “Metals are a great way to bring a different texture into a space to help add personality. Mixing metals is … Continue reading

Summer Living in Centretown

Looking for a place to live that is surrounded by a buzz of excitement with something to do every day no matter what season? Centretown is the community for you. With everything you need within walking distance, you can enjoy a brunch with friends, a coffee and stroll down the canal, and cocktails on the … Continue reading

Your New Home Forever at your Fingertips!

It’s here! Our new website has launched! With a fresh, exciting redesign, this site is ready for you to explore. A clean new look that is responsive and user-friendly means you can spend hours browsing beautiful homes and creating your dream house on any device, any time anywhere. Creating your home on screen With our … Continue reading

Richcraft Is Making Affordable Luxury A Priority

Owning a luxury home is something we all dream about. Richcraft makes this dream attainable by making it affordable for everyone! All of our projects feature the utmost in style with tremendous value, each to meet your lifestyle needs. Richcraft has redefined luxury living, offering the latest in quality features both inside and out. With … Continue reading

The Bowery: What You Can Expect

The moment we’ve all been waiting for has arrived; one of Ottawa’s hottest new condo buildings is now under construction! What does this mean for the city of Ottawa? There’s a fun, sophisticated addition coming to Centretown. Think New York pizzazz meets Ottawa panache. Atmospheric post-industrial architecture, an eye-popping cosmopolitan lobby, and a street presence … Continue reading

Cutting the ribbon at the grand opening of the Richcraft Sensplex

Our Top Ten Events of 2014

Can you believe 2014 is over already? We don’t know about the rest of you Ottawans, but time flew by for us this year, and that must mean we had fun, right? To find out, we pulled up all the old photos – finding great memories, from snow taffy making at Riverside South to ribbon … Continue reading

Holiday Decorating for your Design Style

Holiday Decorating for Your Design Style

With the holidays quickly approaching, were getting into the spirit of the season with music, parties and of course, holiday decorating. Here at Richcraft Homes we’ve come up with some holiday inspiration to get you in the mood to start decorating your own home for the festive season.

The Features of an Award-Winning Home (And How You Can Design One of Your Own)

Early on in October, we had the pleasure of attending the 2014 Housing Design Awards Gala hosted by the Greater Ottawa Home Builder’s Association. This year’s competition attracted an unprecedented number of entries, raising the bar and the value of being recognized at the highest level in the different award categories. We couldn’t be happier, … Continue reading

Creating an Outdoor Oasis on Your Patio

We are now in the heat of Summer, and that means it’s time to get out and start enjoying your Patio!   Now that you have moved into your Richcraft townhome, condo flat or  condominium it’s time to make the most of the warm weather and create an outdoor living space on your patio. These … Continue reading

How to Move a Young Family

So you’ve finally made the decision: You’re moving. Of course, if you also have young children, the process gets a little more complicated – which is why a lot of families decide to do this transition in the Summer, between school years, so as to not disrupt their academic progress. Relocating your young family can … Continue reading