Tag: toronto

Basement bathroom by The Home Improvement People

Welcome to the Age of Smart Meters and “Time of Use” Pricing From Toronto Hydro

Using the new smart meters and monitoring electricity consumption in Ontario.

/ May 14, 2009
Outdoor Kitchen Landecks Landscaping, Flamborough, ON

Great Deals Can Be Had At a Home Show

I was just at the National Home Show in Toronto today (pretty quiet actually) and was thinking that at the end of a show, it would be an ideal time to bargain with exhibitors. After they finish a show they have to pack up all their gear and take it...

/ February 24, 2009
HomeStars - July 5 2016 - Picture 3

What to See at the National Home Show – Part I.

It’s a good thing the National Home Show is ten days long, because I got through a teeny tiny portion of it yesterday. If you’re planning on going, write a review on HomeStars and receive $7 off your $15 ticket. Here are the highlights of what I saw: The Dream...

/ February 21, 2009
Backyard Entertaining Furniture Hobson Landscapes, Toronto ON

The National Home Show Has Arrived Feb 20 in Toronto

It’s here – 10 days of fun at the Direct Energy Centre at the CNE in Toronto. HomeStars is here too, at booth 1205. We are at the front, on the very left side as you enter the main gates. DON’T FORGET We are offering $7 off a $15 ticket if...

/ February 20, 2009
Photo of work done by B&B Masonry

Toronto Life – Gutted!

HomeStars had a nice mention in Toronto Life Magazine last month. It’s finally online at the website. Among the mentions: The Toronto arm of homestars.com—sort of a TripAdvisor for construction—launched two years ago and now gets about 10,000 page views per day. “People need a place to vent, because it’s...

/ October 27, 2008