Colour of the Year 2023: Sherwin Williams

Colour of the Year: Sherwin Williams Leading paint brand Sherwin-Williams has revealed the 2023 Color of the Year – Redend Point SW 9081, part of Sherwin-Williams’s 2023 Colormix Forecast, is a warm, modern mauve that conjures a timeless elegance and is brimming with romance, without being extravagantly showy. And it just might be the calming…

Fall Lawn Aeration

Fall Lawn Aeration Now that it’s fall, it’s time to start thinking about prepping your lawn for the harsh Canadian winters. Fall fertilization benefits your turf, and just like fertilization, aerating your lawn in the fall has its benefits as well. Aeration doesn’t only help your lawn in the spring; it also benefits it in…

September Home Maintenance

September Home Maintenance The days are getting increasingly cooler, the kids are back at school and the long sleeves are coming out of annual retirement. With the changing season comes a whole new list of fall home maintenance and improvement projects for homeowners to complete. And while plenty of these jobs involve work outside of…

Happy Labour Day!

Happy Labour Day! Labour Day belongs to all of us, and no one deserves a break more than you do. And aside from BBQs and an early farewell to summer, Labour Day is when we celebrate the economic and social contributions of workers across Canada. This year we’d like to acknowledge the efforts of all…

Waterproofing 101

Waterproofing 101 This fall could be challenging for homeowners – we’ve had a lot of unpredictable weather this year that is expected to continue. Your house could be more vulnerable to water damage from thunderstorms or unexpected leaks. But fortunately, you have a few options when it comes to protecting your house. Here are some…

Colour of the Year: 2023

Colour of the Year: 2023 Though it might seem like summer just began – colour season is here. Glidden paint by PPG has just announced their predicted Colour of the Year for 2023. And boy are we are here for it. “Vining Ivy” is a refreshing “bluish-greenish-something-in-betweenish” tone that is versatile, contemporary, and a total…

Farmhouse in the City

Farmhouse in the City You may not have Chip and Joanna Gaines on call for a total home makeover, but you’ve probably been inspired by their imaginative ranch-style homes. One of their transformations boosted the value of a home from $12,000 to $400,000 – that’s 33 times its original asking price. Here are 8 renovations…

6 Signs You Have a Leak

6 Signs of a Leak It’s a scene you’re probably familiar with from movies and tv — the hero is lying in bed, tossing and turning, a steady drip from a faucet keeping him from catching the Z’s he needs. This scene is played for laughs, but a leak is no laughing matter—and it can…