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Energy Saving Tips For Summer

With the crisp spring air gone and the flowers all bloomed, you have probably dusted out your barbecue grill and cleaned up your yard for some summer fun. The weather is certainly fabulous and all you want to do is enjoy the much-awaited warmth. Many people think that winter is...

/ August 8, 2017
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Stylish Fans For A Cool Home

With this heat wave coming through, we are finally getting all of our summer weather we have been missing out on all at once. Whether you are AC-less or just looking for some additional air circulation in the home, fans are the typical plan of action. Although normally seen as...

/ August 3, 2017
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How A Reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System Works

There are many options for keeping yourself hydrated around the home, but nothing is simpler than filling up your glass directly from the tap. If you’re skeptical of the cleanliness of tap water, however, then a reverse osmosis water filtration system may be the ideal solution for you. What Is...

/ August 3, 2017

Kid-Friendly Fridge Organization

Keeping a fridge well organized is a challenge all its own, but throw in a couple hungry kids trying to get in there to get their snacks and you’ve got a real situation on your hands. Luckily there are lots of easy storage solutions and tricks out there these days...

/ August 1, 2017

August HomeStars Star Reviewer Contest Now Open

Can you believe it’s already August? While it feels like summer has only just begun, there’s only one month left of summer vacation and lazy days. To make sure you get the most out of this last month of summer, we’re giving 3 lucky Star Reviewers these awesome prizes guaranteed...

/ August 1, 2017
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How To Baby-Proof Electrical Outlets In Your Home

When your phone or laptop has 1% battery left, the sight of an electric outlet can be incredibly satisfying; however, when there’s a baby crawling around your living room, that same outlet becomes a major source of dread. Think about it from the point of view of a baby or...

/ July 27, 2017
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6 Backsplash Ideas That Aren’t Tile

Tile seems to be the conventional choice when it comes to kitchen backsplashes (especially subway tile). It looks great and is very practical, but so are many other materials. Bored of the whole tile trend? Keep reading to see some stylish alternatives. Wood Adding a wooden backsplash gives the kitchen...

/ July 26, 2017

Choosing Practical Paint Colours

Giving a room a fresh coat of paint is an easy and cost-effective way to totally transform the space. If you’re thinking of trying a new colour for your walls, there are a couple things to consider before you can sit back and enjoy the new space. Once you find...

/ July 25, 2017

How To Make Moving Easier

Moving is all at once an exciting and hectic time. While you’re excited about a fresh start in a new place, you have to somehow manage to live your day to day life while packing it all up. If you’re lucky enough to be getting ready to move, then you’ll...

/ July 21, 2017

How To Clean A Grill With Everyday Household Items

One of the joys of barbecuing is how simple its components are. All you need are a flame, grill and some meat or vegetables, and you’re all set for the perfect summer meal. To ensure your food tastes its best, it’s important to regularly clean your barbecue grill so that...

/ July 19, 2017