It truly doesn’t matter if you’ve seen them a million times, there’s just something about classic Christmas movies that makes them irresistible every year. From the traditional kid’s picks to the heartwarming tales of the true meaning of Christmas, curling up the couch with the whole family on a frosty winter night is a holiday…… Continue reading Christmas movies which one is your favorite?
The cold air is here… snow is on the ground and your furnace is getting set to provide your family with heat all winter through. Here are a few simple tips to prepare for winter start up. After all, preventive maintenance could save you a costly furnace repair job. Clean up! Time to clean your…… Continue reading When the weather outside is chilly…time to maintain your furnace!
According to the Real Estate Staging Association (RESA), staged properties will sell faster when compared with houses that have not been staged. They say that from the date of listing until the day of closing, home staging shortens this time frame, even in a slow real estate market. But if you can’t afford a professional…… Continue reading Staging to Sell
With Christmas almost a month away holiday parties and events are about to begin! As wonderful as socializing with coworkers, friends and family can be, if you are the one hosting, it can be a stressful and expensive affair. The season is meant to be a joyous one, so here are some tips to help you…… Continue reading December is fast approaching
With Halloween just around the corner, here are some tips, courtesy of the Ontario Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services, to help make the upcoming family gatherings safe ones! 1. Test your smoke alarms to make sure they work. In case a fire starts in your home, you need to know right away. This…… Continue reading Tips for a fire – safe Halloween
This year enjoy the cold Canadian winter in front of a roaring fire. As the bitter winds whisk around outside, stay cozy and warm creating great memories with family and friends in front of the glowing heat of your own indoor fireplace. No longer strictly contained under a chimney, new fireplace designs are limitless. A…… Continue reading Looking for a fireplace? Here are some options
Though spring and summer are now over, your garden is still very much alive and needs some care to ensure it can handle the harsh winter and save you some work come spring again. Here are some tips to help you maintain your garden: 1. Don’t forget to water! You may think because the weather…… Continue reading The 411 on fall gardening