Category: HomeStars

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

10 Most Popular HomeStars Pins in July

July was a hot month, not only in terms of heat but also in Pinterest activity! We love seeing which images are most popular with our Pinterest community. It’s clear they had backyard retreats on the brain. If you like what you see, click the image to check out the company’s HomeStars listing....

/ August 1, 2016
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Top 11 Bricklaying & Masonry Questions Answered by a Professional

Bricks and masonry are common elements in most houses in North America. As with everything else in your home, proper care and maintenance will ensure your bricks and mortar remain stable, functional and attractive for years to come. Since bricklaying and masonry is not the expertise of most homeowners, we asked...

/ July 26, 2016
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10 Most Popular HomeStars Pins in June

Our community loves Pinning, and why not? Curating and saving images to well organized boards can be both useful and fun. We’re always intrigued to see which images from our huge collection of photos will resonate the most with our Pinterest community. Here are our most popular Pins from the...

/ July 7, 2016

July HomeStars Star Reviewer Contest Now Open!

Minimize your cleaning time (and maximize your leaning time) with these useful prizes! It takes just three reviews to become a HomeStars Star Reviewer and qualify! We’ve put a lot of focus on prizes to help you get back into the yard this summer, but what happens once you’ve worn...

/ July 4, 2016

June HomeStars Star Reviewer Contest Now Open!

Summer’s almost here! Enjoy your  Backyard with HomeStars! Every review you write gets you closer to these great prizes! As we bid adieu to May and close the book on Mother’s Day 2016, HomeStars has decided to give the Dads a chance to shine as well, although everyone else in the house...

/ June 2, 2016
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Nancy Peterson ranks No. 45 on the PROFIT and Canadian Business W100 List

Nancy Peterson makes the W100 list for a fifth consecutive year  — PROFIT and Canadian Business unveil 18th annual list of Canada’s Top Female Entrepreneurs – Toronto, ON (May 16, 2016)  PROFIT and Canadian Business today ranked Nancy Peterson No. 45 on the 18th annual W100 list of Canada’s Top Female Entrepreneurs....

/ May 16, 2016

May HomeStars Star Reviewer Prizes

Happy Mother’s Day from your friends at HomeStars! Gold Star Reviewers regularly have better than 1 in 5 odds to win! You know the saying, April showers bring May flowers, but May also brings the most important holiday of the year – Mother’s Day. This month, we’re celebrating all the...

/ May 3, 2016
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Best Of Award Winners – Alberta Home Renovation Specialists

A home renovation is a significant undertaking. Finding the right General Contractor or Home Renovation Specialist is key to the success of your project. To help make your journey a little bit easier, we’ve pulled together a list of our 2016 Best of Awards recipients that specialize in renovations and general contracting...

/ April 5, 2016

Best Of Award Winners – B.C. Home Renovation Specialists

A home renovation is a large and complex undertaking. Finding the right General Contractor or Home Renovation Specialist is key to the success of your project. To help make your journey a little bit easier, we’ve pulled together a list of our 2016 Best of Awards recipients that specialize in renovations and...

/ April 5, 2016