All posts by Jessica Greaves

HomeStars Halloween Party 2016

This past Friday our Toronto office employees got together for the 2nd annual Freaky Friday Halloween party, put on by the Fun Committee. They went all out and collaborated on decorations made by a local Toronto artist. We thought others might like to see what the HomeStars crew got up...

/ October 31, 2016
What to expect from a home renovation

The Benefits of an Effective Review

Reviews are everywhere. From online shopping to restaurants and beyond, you can pretty much review everything these days. Reviews are important to consumers as they (ideally) give you the important details before you make your purchase. This is why seeing the whole picture, the good the bad and the in-between, is...

/ October 31, 2016

Window Treatments: Problems & Solutions

Curtains were first invented out of necessity rather than for fashion or pulling a room together. The first curtains were made out of animal hides and used primarily to keep rooms warm before central heating was created. We’ve certainly come a long way from hanging animal hides on hooks. Today,...

/ October 17, 2016

#HalloweenwithHomeStars Contest Now Open!

We love Halloween here at HomeStars. So much so, that we decided to create a contest so we can see more of your Halloween homes! It’s easy to enter and you could win a $100 Visa gift card just for posting a spooky picture of your Halloween home. Using our hashtag,...

/ October 14, 2016

10 Most Popular HomeStars Pins in September

Each month we round up the top pins saved from HomeStars reviews. We love seeing completed projects and it’s great seeing those images inspiring others for their home projects. This month the majority of our top pins focused on bright windows and chic coverings. Check out our top pins in...

/ October 7, 2016

Thanksgiving with HomeStars

Thanksgiving comes once a year but like all holidays, more preparation than you think is often involved. Whether you’re the one cooking an enormous dinner, the one eating an enormous dinner, or maybe you’re the one doing everything, there’s more than just pumpkin pie and stuffing to consider this holiday...

/ October 3, 2016
pantone

Fall Colour Report – How to Incorporate in Your Home this Season

Whether you’re looking to change things up this season or wondering how to decorate with the latest fall colour trends, we’ve got suggestions for the colour brave and those who are still flirting with the idea of change. Pantone is the leading authority when it comes to seasonal colour changes....

/ September 18, 2016
Pool by Land Effects Outdoor Living Spaces Ltd

Fall Pool Maintenance

We know the calendar has only just turned to September, but as we look forward to the leaves changing and the temperature dropping, it’s never too early to start thinking about protecting your pool for the coming fall season. We’ve collected 8 tips to ensure you take all the steps needed...

/ September 5, 2016
SKY Kitchen Cabinets Ltd

10 Most Popular HomeStars Pins in August

Our most popular pins in August were a mix out outdoor style and modern & fresh in house design. If you like what you see, click the image to check out the company’s HomeStars listing. We love seeing which images are most popular with our Pinterest community. Here are the top pins of the...

/ August 31, 2016
Before duct cleaning by Capps

Ask the Experts – Duct Cleaning

  Even though we hate to admit it, summer is coming to an end and fall will be here sooner than we know it. As the colder weather arrives, many homeowners will be turning up the heat but if your house has dirty ducts you may be heating up a...

/ August 29, 2016