Month: October 2017

7 Frequently Asked Questions About Home Inspections

Purchasing a house is the biggest investment you will make in your lifetime, so it is important that you are fully aware of what you are putting your life savings into. Hiring a home inspector is a key part of the home buying process and can sometimes even be mandatory...

/ October 19, 2017

How To Deep Clean Your Fridge

The general cleanliness of your fridge can be up kept with the wipe of a damp cloth weekly. At least twice a year it’s a good idea to give it a major cleaning — a complete refrigerator refresh. Set aside some time, gather your cleaning supplies, grab yourself a cooler...

/ October 18, 2017

10 Easiest Home Automations To Save Energy

Imagine being able to control and monitor your lights, heating and air conditioning, and even your appliances, without even being in your home. Sounds futuristic, but home automation – technologies that can automatically or remotely control your home’s systems through your mobile devices, laptops, or tablets – is a growing...

/ October 17, 2017
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8 Amazing Master Bedroom Furniture Upgrade Ideas

The only momentary break we get from this busy world is when we close our eyes and drift off to sleep. But not everyone’s sleeping experience is a beautiful tale. One major cause of this can be the odd styles we sometimes put in our bedrooms. It is an absolute...

/ October 12, 2017

6 Functional Ways To Repurpose Your Spare Bedroom

Empty nesters rejoice! With those kids now off at college you now have a new spare bedroom that you may now wonder, what do I with this new found space? Having a spare bedroom is quite the luxury but if not repurposed, it can quickly become a useless junk closet....

/ October 11, 2017

Budget-Friendly Kitchen Improvement Ideas

Does your kitchen look a little dated, like it’s seen better days? While a full kitchen renovation might be your first thought, your bank account may disagree with that plan — a full kitchen renovation can easily cost upwards of $20,000. If a full kitchen renovation isn’t a possibility right...

/ October 10, 2017

Home Entryway Design Tips

Your entryway sets the tone of your home for you and your guests. It’s the first and last thing you see when coming or leaving your home so it should be well organized and welcoming. Whether your home has ample space or none at all, every house needs an entryway...

/ October 5, 2017

6 Cool Homes Made Out Of The Most Unconventional Building Materials

Bricks, stucco, mortar…what do these things all have in common? They are way too conventional for these homeowners. Take a look at these 6 houses that are nothing like anything you have ever seen before. Glass Bottles It took Prince Edward Islander Édouard T. Arsenault 11 years to build this...

/ October 4, 2017

The Best Home Energy Loan Programs Across Canada

Did you know it’s possible to go green and save green at the same time? From installing solar panels to retrofitting your furnace, there are plenty of ways to make your home energy efficient. Unfortunately, the upfront costs of many green home renovations can be quite prohibitive. That’s why some...

/ October 3, 2017