Category: Roofing

Down Pipes 101

John Whyte from True North Eavestroughing gives advice on downpipes and the common issues surrounding them. Problem 1: Clogging The main issue with the clogging of downpipes is that it can go up over top of the gutters, come down the walls and into the foundation of your home. Problem...

/ May 28, 2014

Dealing With Flood Damage In Toronto

On Monday, July 8th, 2013, the city of Toronto experienced its wettest day in recorded history, with more than 100mm of rain falling, the equivalent of one month’s worth of rain, in just three tempestuous hours. The storm caused the flooding of major arteries, roadways and homes, as well as shutting...

/ July 10, 2013

Great Home Show Hamilton!

Over the weekend we had the privilege to be at the Ideal Home show in Hamilton and also hosted a cocktail party at the show! Among the attendees, Scott Newman from New Ridge Refinishing and Pete from Mr Petersons Home Comfort came out to the party with us on Friday! Thank...

/ October 17, 2012

Great Times at the Vancouver Pub Night!

To kick off the Vancouver Home & Design Show, HomeStars Team West hosted a fun night at the Wings Pub in Burnaby! Thanks Wings for the great service! We had a really good time meeting everyone and answering your questions about the new site design, and HomeStars! Thank you all...

/ October 11, 2012

Visiting The National Home Show

The 60th annual National Home Show is now underway at the Direct Energy Center in Toronto. Hundreds of exhibitors ( many of them Best Of Winners 🙂 ) are lined up to showcase their products and services for this ten day event ending March 25th. HomeStars would like to help...

/ March 21, 2012

Inside The Ideal Home & Garden Show 2012

The Ideal Home & Garden Show started yesterday evening and we were there to check out this year’s exhibitors. The show looks great, with rows of home improvement contractors and an amazing garden center filled with landscaping ideas and companies. We have many of this year’s vendors listed on our...

/ March 2, 2012

Day 4 at the Calgary Home & Garden Show!

The HomeStars crew enjoyed the final day of the Calgary Home & Garden Show, spotting the HomeStars stickers proudly displayed at booths and talking to homeowners and companies! Check out all the companies encouraging homeowners to read their reviews on HomeStars! Arpi’s Heating Ltd.

/ February 29, 2012

HomeStars Showcased at the Vancouver Home & Garden Show

Today is the last day of the Vancouver Home and Garden Show. This year HomeStars was a ticket sponsor and we didn't have a booth. But that didn't mean that our visibility wasn't front and centre. There were plenty of companies showcasing their Best of 11 winning status as well...

/ February 26, 2012

HomeStars Sticker Spotting at the Calgary Home & Garden Show!

Day 3 at the Calgary Home & Garden Show, and let’s play spot the HomeStars sticker! We met with tons of booths who proudly displayed their HomeStars sticker asking Homeowners to ‘Read Their Reviews!’ Sheila’s Drapery                 Rocket Renovations        ...

/ February 26, 2012

Meet out Best of Vancouver award winners at the Home Show this week !

The BC Home & Garden Show has started today and is on every day until Sunday February 26th. The show is back at the newly renovated BC Stadium.

/ February 23, 2012