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New Year? New Smoke Detector, CO and Furnace Filter

New Year? New Smoke Detector, CO and Furnace Filter

Another year, another set of design trends. Which are the can’t-miss trends you need to target for your design renos this year? It all really should start with your smoke detector, CO, and furnace filter. Let’s take a look at why.
5 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home

Many people use the new year as a time to set some goals for their lifestyles and careers, but have you ever thought of making a few New Year’s resolutions for your home, too?
Useful Tips to Clean Your Fridge After the Holidays

Useful Tips to Clean Your Fridge After the Holidays

Did…did that Tupperware container just move? What’s even inside it? Can you remember when you put it there? Here are a few hacks that can help you prevent your Tupperware from crawling away on its own this post-holiday season.
What is the most efficient way to heat a home?

What is the most efficient way to heat a home?

Is your home heating system as efficient as it could be? Would it actually be more cost-effective for you to install a whole new system?
Start Fresh in 2022: 6 Tips for Decluttering Your Home

Start Fresh in 2022: 6 Tips for Decluttering Your Home

After the holidays are over, does your home feel cluttered and chaotic with new gifts and random seasonal décor? Get ready for the new year with these 6 decluttering and organizing tips.
Easy Fixes to Common Water and Pipe Issues and When to Call a Pro

Easy Fixes to Common Water and Pipe Issues and When to Call a Pro

Plumbing issues are inconvenient and often messy. Letting minor issues go can have costly consequences, and life without running water or your toilet is not an option.
Cozy Up Your Living Space with These Simple Design Tips

Cozy Up Your Living Space with These Simple Design Tips

It doesn’t have to be cold outside to appreciate a warm and inviting living space. But when crisp fall air arrives or temperatures drop on a blustery winter day, there’s nothing better than kicking back and relaxing in a comfortable atmosphere.
DIY Decorations: Making Your Own Christmas Ornaments

DIY Decorations: Making Your Own Christmas Ornaments

As you start to envision that magical time of year when you gather with family and friends to decorate the tree, think about adding a few unique ornaments to this year’s collection.
Stand Out With These Unique Holiday Decorating Ideas

Stand Out With These Unique Holiday Decorating Ideas

Celebrate the holidays in style! These holiday decorations are classy yet bold and are sure to bring out the “ooos” and “ahhhs,” and maybe even a round of applause!
Easy Ways to Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal for Winter

Easy Ways to Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal for Winter

As the warm colours of fall leaves disappear, make sure you plan seasonal updates to your front yard and porch that will help boost your curb appeal and make your home look inviting year-round. Here are five easy tips to get started.