hosting a party tips

10 Easy Ways to Be a Better Host

The holidays are fast approaching, which means it’s time to dig up old favourite recipes, get ready to visit family and friends, and host festive get-togethers! Put your entertaining jitters at ease with these 10 tips to be a better host when you plan on throwing a party. First Impressions:...

/ December 14, 2017

9 Essential Steps to Winterize Your Home

It is official, the cold weather is finally here which means it is time to winterize your home in order to protect it for the next few chilly months to come. These few preventive measures will go a long way in saving you money on your energy bills, keeping your...

/ December 13, 2017

Small Space Party Planning

This time of year means packed schedules full of seeing family and friends at different occasions. With all the hustle and bustle going on, it’s likely you will be hosting something at your home this holiday season. While we all don’t have ample space for entertaining in our homes, it’s...

/ December 12, 2017

Stylish & Functional Home Organization to Eliminate Clutter

Keeping your home clutter-free is not an easy chore for anyone, and it may seem even more impossible in a small and already crowded space. No need to worry, these furniture pieces will give you the extra storage space you need without taking up tons of square feet. Bed Frame...

/ December 8, 2017

Considerations When Adding Carpet in a Bedroom

Carpet can be a rather polarizing flooring option. While some love carpet for the comfort it provides others can only focus on the potential stains. If you’re anti-carpet in your home then this article isn’t for you. If you’re pro-carpet and are currently looking to add some to your bedroom, keep...

/ December 6, 2017
house and condo renovation differences

The Differences of House and Condo Renovations

Regardless of the size of your space, owning a roof over your head involves a fair share of maintenance and upkeep. Some people enjoy condo living, while others prefer a house with a backyard. And, when you are planning to renovate your property, houses and condos play by different rules....

/ December 5, 2017

December Star Reviewer Contest Now Open

Celebrate the holidays with these three items guaranteed to make your household happy. Every review you write in the month of December will give you more entries to win. All you have to do to be eligible is be a HomeStars Star Reviewer and write a couple of reviews to...

/ December 4, 2017

How to Build the Perfect, Cozy Reading Nook

Life moves fast, and sometimes it is hard to find time to slow down and take time for yourself. By creating a cozy reading nook in your home, your own personal paradise, we guarantee you will be more inclined to take that much needed time to unwind after a long...

/ November 30, 2017
when to hire handyman or specialist

When to Hire a Handyman or a Specialist

Whether your house is in need of simple repairs or you want to bring your dream home to life with a large-scale renovation, there are plenty of scenarios when you might want to hire professional help. Maybe you don’t have the time or energy to take care of it yourself....

/ November 29, 2017
laminate floor solution

Floor Solutions On A Budget

Is your current floor a sight for sore eyes? With all the activity our floors see, it’s no wonder they’re the first thing to show wear after years of daily use. While we would all love to have pristine floors at all times, the truth is it’s just not possible....

/ November 28, 2017