Spruce up for Spring: House & Home shops back open in the Glebe
It may be hard to look outside and believe that spring is coming, but it is just around the corner – and with it comes the perfect time to freshen up your home, your life and your world.
Whether you’re looking to redecorate your living, spruce up your patio, build that deck you’ve always wanted or increase the number of watts coming out from your stereo, the Glebe is where you need to do your shopping.
Many of our house & home shops are back open in the Glebe and they can’t wait to invite you back into their shops.
Please remember to respect all public health guidelines and always wear a mask when shopping indoors.
Read below to find out who’s open and how they can help you freshen up for spring.
Whatever you need for your home, you will likely find it at All Eco Ottawa. The eco product store carries and extensive line of Canadian-made products, everything from hand and dish soaps to Tupperware, tote bags, make up, skin products and their popular refill bar. Visit them instore today and get ready for spring.
It doesn’t have to be a special occasion to treat someone special to a gorgeous bouquet of flowers. Stop into Bloomfield’s and make someone’s day with a stunning arrangement. It’s been a tough year for everyone. Brighten your life up with some flowers.
Barbecue season will be here before you know it, so you might as well get a head start on some gear. JD Adam is THE kitchen store in the Glebe for everything you need culinary. Owners Jennifer and John always have the quirkiest, coolest kitchen gadgets, along with the cutest decorations you’ll find around. Visit them in-store and stock the kitchen with whatever it’s lacking.
Definitely the top shop to get men’s grooming supplies is Kent of Inglewood. Located in the back of Knifewear, the shop offers a suite of shaving supplies that go above the standard Bic razor. Treat yo self!
If you need a knife, there is only one place to go and it’s Knifewear. The Bank Street knife shop specializes in handmade Japanese blades that you can’t find anywhere else in the city. You’ll find the best selection of Japanese Knives, sharpening stones, and chef’s tools in the small but mighty shop. Visit them instore today or shop online.
If you’re looking to freshen up your home this spring, a trip to Randall’s is a must. The giant paint store is now open for in-store shopping, as well as online shopping, delivery and curbside. Browse Randall’s exclusive C2 Paint colour collection, find the perfect colour for your job. Take control of your home renos with Randall’s.
Making lunches has never been easier with the help of Readi Set Go. From their innovative lunchboxes to backpacks galore, it’s your all-in-one on-the-go shop. They also have an array of go-mugs, water bottles and other accessories.
Are you behind on your music lessons? Learning that Metro Music is back open must be music to your ears then. The Bank Street music shop is back open for regular shopping Tuesdays and Wednesdays while Thursdays are reserved for appointments. Call or click here to make and appointment and get your guitar lessons back on track.
Whatever project you’ve got on the go, Capital Home Hardware can help. From tools to hardware to paint accessories and everything in between, staff will ensure you have what you need to finish that project that’s been dogging you all winter long.
If anything broke on you during the pandemic, Reliable Parts is the place to go. The Bank Street appliance shop is back open for all your home appliance and consumer electronic parts needs. Customers are encouraged to call ahead of time so the shop can use the lobby for pick up orders.
Finishing up your home theatre? There’s only one place to shop in the Glebe for top quality audio and video products and it’s Audio Shop. Shop everything online from A/V receivers and headphones to TV’s, digital music streamers, speakers and soundbars. It’s time to turn it up to 11.
Now that you’ve got your new awesome Soundsystem set up, it’s time to browse for some new tunes you can blast. Compact Music has an extensive collection of rock, pop, jazz and folk and well as an array of new and used vinyl, cd’s and even cassettes for those retro heads. Crank it up!
Working from home and have a big meeting next week? Computer acting up? Don’t stress. Leave your computer problems to PC Perfect. The crew at the Bank Street computer repair shop will have your PC back up and running like new in no time. The shop is back open for drop offs and pick ups. Visit them online today or in store.
Locked out of the house? Avenue Lock will get you out of any bind you find yourself in. The lock shop has reopened to the public and is available for key-cutting services, deadbolt and door accessory sales and other security services. Visit them on Facebook or in store for all your security needs.