Preparing Your Garden for Winter This Autumn

June 28, 2021

Summer is just upon us, but the sunny days will make way for cooler temperatures to herald in autumn before we know it. Many people will have spent a lot of time getting their gardens ready for the summer, and rightly so. The warmer temperatures make it the ideal time to get outside and enjoy your garden. Image Credit So what should you be looking to do when you need…

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Essential House Selling Tips: Curb Appeal

June 8, 2021

Before listing your home, some real estate agents will tell you to work on the outside of the house first, but unless there is a major project involved or you are in a hurry to list, it is probably best to save the outside for last. There are two main reasons for this. First, the first steps in preparing the interior of the house are easier. They also help develop…

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Safety Tips for Choosing Children’s Furniture

June 8, 2021

When sourcing children’s furniture, your first consideration may be how bright, fun, and funky it is, or whether it works within the overall theme of your child’s bedroom or nursery. Or, perhaps you’ve been offered the gift of family furniture, passed down through the generations? Obviously, style or sentiment are big considerations, but it’s even more crucial that you keep safety in mind when choosing kids’ furniture. Certain everyday items have…

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Perk up your Home with Paint

So, it’s time to think about selling your home. You have done a lot of living in your house; many pleasant memories exist there. But, perhaps the interior walls of your home have seen better days? You love the way you used a few of your favourite hues to brighten up your home. Maybe your kids have personalized their bedrooms a little too much. Or maybe your home just needs…

June 8, 2021
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How To Budget For Your Home Renovation

Home upgrades are undoubtedly a vital part of homeownership in Canada and worldwide. According to an Altus Group report, Canadians spent a whopping $80 billion on home renovations in 2019, a spending increase that outpaced the country’s overall economic growth. Drawing up a realistic budget is necessary to your home improvement efforts, so investing significant effort into this for the best results is vital. If you wish to learn more…

June 2, 2021
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Keeping Your Home In Tip-Top Condition: Maintenance Tasks To Cross Off Your List

Keeping up with maintenance jobs at home is beneficial for two main reasons. Firstly, you can reduce the risk of needing to pay for expensive repairs, and secondly, you can ensure your home remains in tip-top condition for as long as possible. In this guide, we’ll explore some essential tasks to cross off your list.    Image credit: https://www.pexels.com/photo/architecture-clouds-estate-exterior-280222/   Roof work and clearing gutters Looking after your roof is…

June 2, 2021
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3 Ways To Buy a Home Later in Life

May 20, 2021

Pixabay – CC0 License    It seems that now, more people are putting off buying a home. The cost of living is rising all over the world, and it’s so easy to compare Canada to the US, and while health insurance is cheaper, the cost of utilities and consumer goods increases. So, as a result, many people are looking to defer those big purchases in life. Buying a home is…

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It’s Time to Replace Your Traditional Fireplace Right Now!

When the days become shorter, and the sun starts to lower, shifting the couches and enjoying the fireplace becomes important. But wait…there’s more. If you have a traditional wooden fireplace at your home, reality can be different. Why? Since it is: Hard to burn, Messy to clean, and Drafty to maintain. Plus, you’ve to dwell on your pockets to spend in bucks on the woods to burn. And, at last…

May 19, 2021
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Turn Your Garage Into A Home Office

May 18, 2021

With so many people currently working from home, many are scrambling to find a quiet space away from the day to day noise. If you are like me and don’t have a spare bedroom to use as an office space, you have another option if you have a garage! If you think that your garage is too messy, drafty and poorly lit to be a good space, think again! With…

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Curb Appeal Tips and Hints

May 18, 2021

  The curb appeal of your property is the difference between a quick sale and a property that may stay on the market for months and months. That is why it is so important to have good curb appeal when selling your home. If you have the money to invest, it would be a good idea to hire a company that offers landscaping and has a history of preparing houses…

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