Every year that goes by as a homeowner, there’s always some updating to do, whether it’s landscaping, replacing the roof, driveway paving, basement renos, etc…the list can be endless. Just like your car, regular maintenance is a necessity, and the same holds true for your home. Even for condo owners where much of the exterior…… Continue reading Have repairs but not the budget? Here are some money saving tips!
Whether it’s the call of the wild or the desire to build the home of your dreams, buying land is a goal of many Canadians. But the dream can be a nightmare if you don’t do your homework. If you are planning on building a home, make sure the land is suitable for your plans.…… Continue reading Things you should consider before purchasing land
There’s a lot you can change about a home, but without a major renovation, square footage is rarely one of them. Making smart use of space can make a room, a floor or an entire house feel bigger. There are plenty of ways to optimize the space in your home to give the appearance of…… Continue reading Maximize every square foot in your small space
Don’t forget the Cambridge Fall Fair is this weekend, so if you are looking for something to do with the kids, pop on by it’s going to be action-packed days of fun and excitement. Highlights of the fair include all your carnival favourites, from a thrilling Demolition Derby to exciting midway and amusements, plus an…… Continue reading Cambridge Fall Fair
While the weather is still beautiful, the nights are getting cooler and the very tops of the trees are already starting to turn colour. Fall is here and it’s time to start thinking about those outdoor chores to get your home ready for winter (gasp!) Start by touring your home’s exterior and note any peeling…… Continue reading
If you’re thinking of selling your home in the next year or so, it’s a good idea to be well-versed in the many features that today’s house hunters are looking for. 1. Smart home technology – items like appliances with LED touchscreen displays, automated lighting systems and remote-controlled shades. 2. Hardwood flooring – close to…… Continue reading
The key to a successful summer holiday is to plan ahead, especially if you will be driving. Here are a few driving tips that will help you plan your trip: Plan An Earlier Or Later Departure Time- to avoid heavy traffic times Inspect Your Vehicle Before Leaving – washer fluid, tire pressure, etc. Pack Food, Water And…… Continue reading Safe driving tips for this long weekend