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Forum: Ottawa 2017-07-10, 02:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,016
Posted By hebdo27
That may be a little on the high side. Recently...

That may be a little on the high side. Recently just got a bunch of quotes and it works out to about ~$20 per SQFT at the lowest and around $25 per SQFT average. However a lot will depend on the...
Forum: Ottawa 2016-03-18, 10:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,352
Posted By hebdo27
I use to be with Koodo (Telus Network) and found...

I use to be with Koodo (Telus Network) and found it was ok in Barrhaven but not the best. Low signal but consistent in Stonebridge, very spotty towards Prince of Wales Minto area (sorry forgot the...
Forum: Ottawa 2016-03-09, 11:44 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 188,835
Posted By hebdo27
+1 to that! that intersection is horrible!

+1 to that! that intersection is horrible!
Forum: Ottawa 2016-01-29, 01:20 PM
Replies: 740
Views: 188,835
Posted By hebdo27
Hi Canabiz, I get that you like to do as...

Hi Canabiz,

I get that you like to do as described and that's fine, but you are missing my point. Would you like to have yours and my tax dollars (in the multi $ Millions) pay for something that...
Forum: Ottawa 2016-01-21, 02:40 PM
Replies: 740
Views: 188,835
Posted By hebdo27
Who uses libraries anymore, aren't they just city...

Who uses libraries anymore, aren't they just city run internet cafes?

I find the city spending $$Millions on a giant main library ludicrous! While we are at, it they should build horse stables...
Forum: Ottawa 2015-11-18, 11:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,004
Posted By hebdo27
Covered but with a twist

My unit (LENNOX) is 6 yrs old now and came with a cover, however the cover only covers the top and top portion of the sides. It leaves about a 8-10 inch gap all around the bottom. When I initially...
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2015-08-30, 11:22 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 19,683
Posted By hebdo27
Yes PM me and I'll provide you details.

Yes PM me and I'll provide you details.
Forum: Ottawa 2015-06-29, 01:45 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 8,627
Posted By hebdo27
Have weekly coloured water gun parties for the...

Have weekly coloured water gun parties for the neightbourhood kids (if you don't have any of your own). That will deter ANYONE from parking within 20m of you place!! :) Or something similar to...
Forum: Ottawa 2015-06-29, 01:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 8,627
Posted By hebdo27
Totally agree, that's my general observation too....

Totally agree, that's my general observation too. Seem like the money saved from buying a single home (instead of the town home) goes into getting more cars!?!?

There are a few townhomes down...
Forum: Ottawa 2015-02-18, 12:21 PM
Replies: 740
Views: 188,835
Posted By hebdo27
I second that notion, it's a horrible looking...

I second that notion, it's a horrible looking store now. I have stopped going there since the renos and use Independant instead, same stuff, happier setting.

If they were going for a 1970s blend...
Forum: Ottawa 2015-01-21, 02:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,716
Posted By hebdo27
Par20

PAR20 lights also give the best light spread, IMHO :D
Forum: Ottawa 2015-01-21, 02:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,716
Posted By hebdo27
Whoever you pick to do the work just make sure...

Whoever you pick to do the work just make sure you get PAR20 light fixtures installed and NOT the GU10's! You can chose between regular PAR20 or LED PAR20 afterwards. Make sure the fixtures are...
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2015-01-06, 10:15 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 19,683
Posted By hebdo27
It was a Lowe's paint sample that I got matched...

It was a Lowe's paint sample that I got matched at Sherman Williams using their Opulence line paints.
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2015-01-05, 09:57 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 19,683
Posted By hebdo27
I used a light grey for most of the basement. ...

I used a light grey for most of the basement. The bedroom got the same hue of grey but two shades darker.

Thanks
Forum: Building and Construction 2015-01-05, 11:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,855
Posted By hebdo27
This is totally not normal unless you have Bionic...

This is totally not normal unless you have Bionic hearing. That sound wave from your neighbour has to pass through two sets of siding, house wrap, OSB wood, insulation, moisture/vapor barrier and...
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2015-01-02, 09:50 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 19,683
Posted By hebdo27
Thanks for the detailed information gasguy!

Thanks for the detailed information gasguy!
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2015-01-02, 01:06 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 19,683
Posted By hebdo27
PM me and I can try and answer some of your...

PM me and I can try and answer some of your questions and maybe give you some advice on things I would do differently also . Yeah I'm in Ottawa and he's only a local contractor.
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2015-01-01, 10:41 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 19,683
Posted By hebdo27
Thanks! :)

Thanks! :)
Forum: Ottawa 2014-11-05, 10:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,852
Posted By hebdo27
Sorry OrleansMom, if you want it done so you...

Sorry OrleansMom, if you want it done so you never see the patch job or can't tell at all, you will have to smooth out the whole ceiling and reapply the popcorn (or just keep it smooth and repaint!) ...
Forum: Ottawa 2014-10-21, 11:59 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 188,835
Posted By hebdo27
It would be nice to be so close (walking...

It would be nice to be so close (walking distance) to Costco but have you considered the implications of the increased traffic congestion and traffic disaster that is a hallmark of every Costco, so...
Forum: Ottawa 2014-10-09, 09:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,509
Posted By hebdo27
Yes this is a good idea too, the only issue is...

Yes this is a good idea too, the only issue is that the electrician will have to try and align/arrange the rest of the pot lights to coinside with the original one.



Yes that is exactly what he...
Forum: Ottawa 2014-10-08, 09:46 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 47,153
Posted By hebdo27
Just renewed my mortgage with PC Financial, 5 yr...

Just renewed my mortgage with PC Financial, 5 yr variable, Lending Prime minus 0.90%. Which I guess works out to around 2.1% at the moment (3.00% - 0.90%). They waived some of the fees too which...
Forum: Ottawa 2014-10-07, 02:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,509
Posted By hebdo27
All our pots were added onto existing...

All our pots were added onto existing lights/electrical runs thus we did not have to add any wall switches. If they did then you would have to get some holes punched in your walls to fish the lines...
Forum: Ottawa 2014-10-02, 10:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,509
Posted By hebdo27
Moderately new built houses are easy to install...

Moderately new built houses are easy to install pots. The electrcian just fishes the wires throught the gap made by the ceiling strapping (between the drywall and the floor beams). We had about 46...
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2014-09-30, 10:56 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 19,683
Posted By hebdo27
And a few more :)

And a few more :)
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