Category: At home

Pool by Land Effects Outdoor Living Spaces Ltd

Fall Pool Maintenance

We know the calendar has only just turned to September, but as we look forward to the leaves changing and the temperature dropping, it’s never too early to start thinking about protecting your pool for the coming fall season. We’ve collected 8 tips to ensure you take all the steps needed...

/ September 5, 2016
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10 Most Popular HomeStars Pins in August

Our most popular pins in August were a mix out outdoor style and modern & fresh in house design. If you like what you see, click the image to check out the company’s HomeStars listing. We love seeing which images are most popular with our Pinterest community. Here are the top pins of the...

/ August 31, 2016
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How To Repurpose Your Spare Room

Empty nesters rejoice! With those kids heading off to college and university this fall, you’ll soon have a new spare bedroom. But what to do with all that extra space? Having a spare bedroom is a luxury but it can quickly become a junk closet if you don’t repurpose and...

/ August 19, 2016

Student Moving Tips for Back to School

With September just around the corner, most recent high school grads are preparing to start their freshman year in college or university. Students who choose to attend a post-secondary school in a new town will be moving away from home for the first time, which can be stressful and time...

/ August 9, 2016
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Study Spaces for Kids of All Ages

It seems that once the calendar turns to August, all we can think about is gearing up for back to school. Even though there is still a month of summer heat and lazy days left, parents and students alike start prepping for the school year ahead. While a new backpack...

/ August 5, 2016
Colourful cushion and chairs in a Dining Room juxtaposed against a bright white wall. Photo via Rowcdesign.com

The Art Of Small Space Living

With space at a premium in many cities across Canada, even a small condominium or home can cost a fortune, so leveraging every inch of your space is critical. Designing a functional small space can seem like a big task, but we’re confident with these 6 tips you’ll be able to...

/ July 25, 2016
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How to Photograph Your Home Renovation

Whether you are renovating the whole main floor of your home or the tiny powder room off your kitchen, taking photos at every stage of the project is one of the best things you can do as a homeowner. Not only are they useful when showing off to your family...

/ July 4, 2016