We don’t just build you a house, we build you a home!

Blog

Pick the Perfect Siding Option for Your Custom Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On January 24, 2018
First impressions matter and when looking at a home for the first time, often what stands out most is the siding. When designing a custom dream home, it’s important to choose the right siding option—one that is aesthetically pleasing and will provide your home with the protection it needs.
Read More

Different Roofing Options for Your Custom Dream Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On January 10, 2018
When it comes to building their custom dream home, many people spend a lot of time picking indoor furnishings and decor. However, choosing the right roofing option is just as important as your indoor décor, as it’s what will protect the inside of your home. Many people think that there’s only one option when it […]
Read More

2018 Home Design Trends

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On December 27, 2017
2017 is quickly drawing to a close and everyone is getting ready to ring in 2018! As the new year begins, there are a number of exciting home design trends on the horizon. If you’re looking to update your home in the new year, keep our 2018 home design trends in mind!
Read More

Making Sense of Different Flooring Options

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On December 13, 2017
When you design and build your custom dream home, you can customize the whole space; from the overall layout to the smallest finishing touches. One of the many decisions you’ll face is what kind of flooring to install throughout your home. There are a number of different flooring options to consider, but the two most […]
Read More

How Much Square Footage Do You Really Need in Your Ottawa Custom Home?

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On November 29, 2017
When you begin the custom home building process, there are a number of decisions you’ll have to make. One of the earliest decisions you’ll face is deciding how big you want your home to be. The amount of square footage you’ll need will be dependent on your lot’s size, zoning bylaws and your specific needs […]
Read More

Recent Building Innovations

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On November 15, 2017
There are many exciting building innovations in the custom home builder industry — from the integration of smart technologies to the way that homes will be built. Omega Homes is always looking toward the future to see how the latest technological advances can be incorporated into our client’s custom dream homes.
Read More

Planning an Income Suite into Your Dream Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On November 1, 2017
Many people consider adding an income suite into their homes. Not only can these spaces generate additional income, they can also be used as an in-law suite for family members. There are many benefits to including an additional — but separate — living space into your home. However, there are also bylaws and building and […]
Read More

Rec Room: Not Just for the Kids

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On October 18, 2017
While most people associate rec rooms with the space in the basement for kids to play and make a mess  — it’s pure definition is a room in the home that’s used for recreation and entertainment. It’s increasingly common to add a designated entertainment space in homes for adults to unwind and entertain. The possibilities […]
Read More

How to Ensure a Timeless Design for Your Dream Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On October 4, 2017
There’s a fine line to navigate when designing your dream home. You want to ensure that your home is filled with details that are important to you, but you also likely want to ensure that your home has a timeless design. To ensure that your home will stand the test of time, it’s extremely important […]
Read More

Omega Homes is the Best Custom Home Builder in Ottawa

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On September 20, 2017
When you decide to turn your dream into a reality and build your custom forever home, you’re faced with the decision of choosing a custom home builder in your area that fits your needs. Omega Homes stands out as the best custom home builder in Ottawa for our attention to detail, our knowledge and experience […]
Read More

Master Bedroom Downstairs or Upstairs?

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On September 6, 2017
For many people that grew up in a two-storey home, the master bedroom was usually found with the other bedrooms—upstairs. If you’re currently on the market for a new house, you’ll most likely still find this traditional layout in older homes. But when building a custom dream home, you have the opportunity to explore a […]
Read More

Smart Features to Incorporate into Your Dream Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On August 23, 2017
Automated (or smart) homes are becoming increasingly popular. There are a number of different appliances, gadgets and software that are available to make our homes more secure and efficient. Rather than trying to retrofit your space after the fact, make sure you include all the amenities that you’d want from the beginning—including smart features that […]
Read More

Designing a Custom Feng Shui Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On August 9, 2017
The best thing about building a custom home is that you’re able to incorporate the things that are important to you and your family. Some of our past clients have asked us to design and build a Feng Shui inspired home and we’ve been happy to work with them to incorporate many Feng Shui elements […]
Read More

Design a Stunning Outdoor Kitchen for Your Dream Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On July 26, 2017
Omega Homes offers a number of luxurious design options to customize your property and create a home that reflects your personality and matches your lifestyle. An increasingly popular consideration is the addition of an outdoor kitchen. Outdoor cooking spaces can make
Read More

Your Outdoor Space

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On July 12, 2017
When designing your dream home, don’t forget about the outdoor space. There are many fun and modern ways to create an outdoor oasis that will make your backyard both comfortable and attractive. Water Feature The addition of a fountain or pond to your backyard can add some tranquility. A water feature makes an excellent
Read More

LIKE & SHARE for Your Chance to WIN!

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On July 5, 2017
Omega Homes is excited to bring you our very first Facebook contest just in time for the summer! We are giving away a $250 Home Depot Gift Card to ONE lucky winner… BUT—you have multiple chances to win! To enter: LIKE and SHARE this post on Facebook!
Read More

The Best Appliances for Your New Modern Kitchen

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On May 31, 2017
When designing a custom home for our clients, we only use the best products and highest quality materials. We want to build homes that will stand the test of time and look luxurious. That passion for form and function extends to the kitchen where we spend time consulting with our clients on the overall look […]
Read More

How Floodwater Can Damage Property and Tips to Protect Your Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On May 17, 2017
Over the last few weeks, Ottawa residents have been battling torrential downpours and flooding all over the city. The Ottawa River reached levels that haven’t been seen in 89 years, forcing many residents to be faced with waterlogged basements and floodwater that severely damaged their properties. When rain starts accumulating and seeping into your home, […]
Read More

Spring Cleaning Tips for Your New Home!

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On April 19, 2017
Spring is here! You can finally spend some time enjoying the fresh air outside each day and look forward to even warmer days ahead. Not only is spring perfect for fun, the mild temperatures also provide an excellent opportunity to clean up your home! So, we’ve gathered some of our best spring cleaning tips for […]
Read More

Moving to Ottawa? Omega Homes Is Your Custom Home Builder!

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On April 5, 2017
If you know you’ll be moving to Ottawa in the future, you’re likely familiar with the real estate market in the area by now and have an idea about your options. But have you considered building your custom dream home instead of moving into an existing house? If you’re moving to Ottawa in the next […]
Read More

Remodel VS. Build a New Home — What’s the Right Choice for You?

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On March 22, 2017
“Should we consider remodeling? Or should we build a new home?” These are questions we address often from our clients. Building your home from scratch or remodeling are both big decisions. When it comes to choosing between the two, it’s important to weigh several factors that affect you and your family before you go ahead […]
Read More

Building Your Dream, Green Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On March 8, 2017
As the environment drastically changes around us, we are becoming more and more conscious of our carbon footprints and the effects of global warming than ever before. When you build a green home, you’re not only reducing the effects of building on the planet, you’re adding many energy saving benefits that save you money, too. […]
Read More

Join Us at Our Open House This Friday!

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On March 1, 2017
Omega Homes and Agent DK are excited to announce our upcoming open house! If you’ve been considering building your dream home, or are looking for inspiration and ideas for your next home project, this is the event to attend. YOU ARE INVITED TO JOIN US ON: Friday, March 3, 2017 Between 4:00PM and 8:00PM At […]
Read More

Don’t Forget Landscaping Design for Your Dream Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On February 8, 2017
As you begin the process of creating your dream home, it’s easy to get caught up in everything you’d like to see happen inside your home and forget to plan how you’d like the outside to look. Landscaping design becomes a piece of cake when inspiration strikes, and that’s where Omega Homes comes in. There […]
Read More

How Custom Cabinets Can Transform Your Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On January 26, 2017
Kitchens used to be tucked away in homes – a room that was kept out of sight of guests. Now, they are one of the most important areas of the home, with many families spending a large majority of their time there. Upgrading your kitchen with custom cabinets is one of the easiest ways to […]
Read More

Turn Your Vision into Reality with a Custom Dream Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On January 12, 2017
2017 can be the year that you finally build your custom dream home. When you partner with Omega Homes, you have a trusted team at your disposal throughout the entire process. It will always be about your vision, your wants and your budget; we are here to help you create and realize your dream. Omega […]
Read More

Top Home Trends for 2017

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On December 28, 2016
With the New Year comes new home trends to watch for. Omega Homes is pleased to bring you the top 3 trends to consider integrating into your home in the upcoming year. Whether you are building your custom dream home from scratch, or are just in the mood for some redecorating and renovations, keep these […]
Read More

Custom Kitchen Countertops for Your Dream Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On December 14, 2016
The kitchen is arguably the most important room of your home and is often the place you and your family spend most of your time. Whether you are choosing to remodel or building your new home from the ground up, there are many aspects to consider about your new kitchen. This week, we’ll go through […]
Read More

Omega Homes Has Been Named in Top 30 Home Builders in Ontario

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On December 1, 2016
Omega Homes is pleased to announce that we have been selected by Point2 Homes as one of the top 30 home builders in Ontario! According to their website, Point2 Homes is an online real estate marketplace that helps you find the right home or real estate investment, while trying to help make your search efficient.1 […]
Read More

The Advantages of Synthetic Stucco for Your Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On November 17, 2016
At Omega Homes, we always aim to help our customers choose the very best in quality products and styles to make their dream home a reality. Stucco, also known as synthetic stucco or EIFS (exterior insulation and finish system) has become one of the leading finishes on homes, and for good reason! It has many […]
Read More

Omega Homes Is Offering FREE Kitchen Appliances!

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On October 19, 2016
At Omega Homes, we work with you to make your dream home a reality. We create every custom design and accent you envisioned, adding detail and your personal expression in the home we create together. We know that your kitchen is one of the most important rooms of your new house, and needs to be […]
Read More

The Best Ways to Increase Your Home’s Resale Value

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On October 5, 2016
Looking to increase your home’s Resale Value? The resale value or “R-value” of your home is essentially how much money you will earn from selling your property in comparison to how much you purchased it for. The resale value can change depending on many factors, but there are a few proven ways to significantly increase […]
Read More

Mould in the Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On September 21, 2016
Your home will always be where you are at your most comfortable and the place you depend on to keep you safe. However, safety doesn’t always only amount to locked doors and protection from the elements. It also refers to the environment within your home being healthy and clean, which is unfortunately compromised when there […]
Read More

Why You Should Look into The Insulation of Your Attic This Season

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On September 7, 2016
The cold weather is approaching faster than we’d like to admit! This onset of cool temperatures means that it’ll soon be time to switch from cold air to warm air in your home. During the cold months, your home heating system is working to effectively warm your home and keep you comfortable, but a lot […]
Read More

How Low-E Coating Benefits Your Home

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On August 24, 2016
Ensuring your home is comfortable, safe, and efficient is a high priority for all homeowners. An excellent way to maintain the utmost comfort indoors is through proper insulators and shields to block harmful natural elements. Low-E coating on windows was created to do just that– add an extra shield and protect your home from harmful […]
Read More

Insulate Your Home With Argon Gas Windows

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On August 10, 2016
Being energy efficient has always been valuable, but never quite like this before. These days, everyone is looking for the best ways to use less energy as utility prices continue to steadily increase every six months. There are actually many ways you can upgrade your home to make a big difference in how much energy […]
Read More

Welcome to your Custom Home Design Building News, Tips and Information

  • Posted by seth_kmb200w2
  • On July 29, 2016
Hello and welcome to Omega Homes’ new blog! Here you’ll find exciting news, tips and information about the wonderful world of custom home design building, to further bring forth our unwavering commitment towards your satisfaction. We pride ourselves in our impeccable attention to detail and our customer service. As our customers, your opinion matters to […]
Read More