A home is a lot like a Rubik's cube—many people attempt to properly coordinate its shapes and colours, but few can do so without painting over the entire thing. Solve puzzling design problems with today's Groupon: for $10, you get the following (a $32 total value):
- Two general admission tickets to the Ottawa Home & Design Show at Lansdowne Park (a $20 value). The Ottawa Home & Design Show runs on the following dates: Friday, September 30, from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday, October 1, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Sunday, October 2, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- One ticket to the Outdoor & Adventure Travel Show at the CE Centre (a $12 value). The Outdoor & Adventure Travel Show runs on Saturday, March 17 and Sunday, March 18
The Ottawa Home & Design Show outfits homesteaders with a wealth of products and services for domestic revamping, with sage advice and seminars supplied by professional designers and television hosts. Glean inspiration for future projects while meandering through rows of exhibitors representing varied facets of home improvement such as gardening, decor, roofing, and luxury blanket-fort construction. Informative seminars keep show-goers abreast of abode-ameliorating topics, with the Home Stage abuzz with speakers expounding upon myriad subjects including energy efficiency. On the Design & Decor stage, Jonathan and Drew Scott of The Property Brothers quench thirsts for inexpensive interior beautification tips with their Champagne Dreams on a Beer Budget seminar, and All for Nothing? host Penny Southam’s Who to Hire—Architect, Designer, or Decorator? seminar helps audiences navigate the world of employing outside help.
The Outdoor & Adventure Travel Show showcases a plenitude of innovative products and services that afford alfresco enthusiasts the chance to exercise atrophied explorer muscles. A number of attractions enable hands-on learning, including gear demos and a scuba-diving tank in which to practice self-contained underwater breathing while evading the resident tank Kraken. Treat ears starved for adventure to exciting seminars from seasoned wilderness warriors, or wend through aisles of exhibitors to stock up on equipment for terrestrial, maritime, and airborne activities.