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7 Ways To Better Coexist With Your Basement Tenant

With real estate prices at an all time high, it is becoming more and more common for homeowners to rent out the basement in order to help pay their mortgages. Despite the financial benefit to this, the tenant-landlord relationship is notorious for being a complicated one, leaving many potential landlords...

/ September 20, 2017

Basement Waterproofing to Protect Your Home

Effective basement waterproofing is essential for the health of your home and your family. Without it, rainwater and/or sewage can wreak havoc in two very different ways: 1) A flood is an emergency that must be fixed ASAP as it can cause immediate property damage to fixtures and furniture, or...

/ February 20, 2017

February HomeStars Star Reviewer Contest Now Open!

Win The Best In Prizes For Your Home! Star Reviewers have up to 1 in 40 odds to win!   Every month HomeStars Star Reviewers are offered the chance to win the best in gadgets and appliances for their homes. All you have to do to get one entry is log...

/ February 1, 2017

January HomeStars Star Reviewer Contest Now Open!

 Put Your Best Foot Forward in 2017 with HomeStars Star Reviewers have up to 1 in 40 odds to win!     Happy New Year! Now that the ball has dropped and we’ve all had our prerequisite day of rest, it’s time to get started on making 2017 the best year...

/ January 2, 2017

December HomeStars Star Reviewer Contest Now Open!

 Write Reviews, Win Cool Prizes – It’s That Simple Gold Star Reviewers have a better than 1 in 50 chance to win!   Two for the counter, one for the floor. That’s the story of this month’s Star Reviewer Prizes from HomeStars. If you’re like me, this is how it...

/ December 1, 2016

November HomeStars Star Reviewer Contest Now Open!

 Review The Work Done In Your Home & Pick Up One Of These Hot (AND COOL) Gadgets! Gold Star Reviewers have a better than 1 in 50 chance to win! A smart fan, a smart doorbell and a… blender. Will they please just go ahead and make a smart blender...

/ November 1, 2016

Be The HomeStars Half Millionth Reviewer!

Happy Monday, everyone! We in the HomeStars Content Team have been quietly watching the reviews add up over recent weeks in anticipation of the submission of our 500,000th review! That’s right, any day now we will hit half a MILLION reviews submitted by our great users, coast to coast! To...

/ October 17, 2016

Heating Your Home Using Smartphone Technology

Technology is quickly becoming so integrated into our lives that it’s difficult to remember the days when our homes were heated by coal furnaces. Today, most urban homes in Canada rely upon easy-to-access natural gas to heat our homes. To make modern life even easier, sophisticated heating systems include smartphone technology...

/ September 30, 2016

Autumn Backyard Living

Autumn is near … and so is your backyard! Here are some ideas from HomeStars to help you and your guests enjoy autumn backyard living when the nights get cooler. Let there be heat! Being able to turn on the heat at the flick of a switch will help you really...

/ September 13, 2016

September HomeStars Star Reviewer Contest Now Open!

Back To School Or Back To Cool, These Gadgets Score An A+ Write Reviews, Win Prizes! It’s That Simple! Whether you’re hitting the books, sending your happy scholars back to class, or just looking for some cool new tech for your home, these back to school gadgets are sure to...

/ September 5, 2016