Herb Garden in The Kitchen

Planning The Perfect Kitchen Herb Garden

As the days are growing shorter and the weather is starting to cool down, gardening season is coming to a close…or so you thought. Planting an indoor herb garden in the kitchen is the perfect way to enjoy fresh herbs all winter long, while also brightening up your dark home...

/ September 14, 2017

5 Ways To Make Your New House Feel Like Home

Moving into a new place is all at once exciting and overwhelming. Once the final box has been moved in, it’s time to turn your attention to making your new place feel like yours while living in a sea of boxes. While we can’t help you unpack all those boxes,...

/ September 13, 2017
house cleaning company

How To Get The Most Out Of Your House Cleaning Company

Everyone wants a clean, comfortable living space, but there are better ways to spend your spare time than dusting and mopping. It’s no wonder so many people hire a house cleaning company to handle their dirty work! Between managing work, family time, and maintaining a social life, housework is bound...

/ September 12, 2017
home maintenance checklist

End Of Summer Home Maintenance Checklist

Summer is slowly coming to an end and the days are getting shorter. Lots of you are packing up all your warm items and storing them in a cool and dry place until next year. The heat of this season can take a toll on your home, both on the...

/ September 7, 2017
how to repair furniture

How To Get Rid Of Old Furniture Without Throwing It Out

Getting rid of your old couch or bookcase? You don’t need to set it out on the curb – pass it down or transform it into a cute tchotchke. Here are some way to repair or recycle your furniture. Make it about the kids Summer’s done with but the kids...

/ September 6, 2017
how to clean common household stains

The 10 Most Common Household Stains (And How To Clean Them)

Household stains are a fact of life. No matter how pristine your home may look right now, sometime soon — in a week, a few days, or maybe even as you’re reading this article — you’re going to spill something. If you’re anything like me, your first reaction is to mourn...

/ September 5, 2017
house renovation prioritization

How To Prioritize Your House Renovation Wish List

When it comes to renovations, there’s always something that could use an update. Even if you’ve already renovated your home from top to bottom, by the time you finish your final room the first one may already be starting to look a little too old fashioned for your liking. If...

/ August 31, 2017
on vs off peak hours toronto energy

How Much Do You Really Save During Off-Peak Electricity Times?

Canadians are blessed (or cursed, depending on your feelings towards winter and summer) with living in a country that has four seasons. However, unlike Antonio Vivaldi’s famous violin concerto, paying for energy bills throughout the year is not always music to our ears. Homeowners, small businesses, and renters alike may...

/ August 30, 2017

Cottage Closing Checklist

Once again summer has come and gone and now it’s time to head up to the cottage for one final weekend of fun. While you’re up there soaking up as much summer as you can, it’s important to prepare your cottage (or cabin, depending where you’re from) for the coming...

/ August 29, 2017

How To Help Your Contractor

We’ve all been in situations where someone who is trying to help is actually making things more difficult. You know they’re just trying to be nice, but it’s hard to tell them to stop. Have you ever stopped to think that this is exactly what your contractor is going through...

/ August 24, 2017