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6 Top Projects this Spring

6 Top Seasonal Projects As the COVID-19 is still evolving on a daily basis, it is important we all take the necessary steps to keep each other safe and healthy. During this time of physical distancing, you may still need work done at your home. Whether it’s an emergency repair or a project you need…

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Spring Home Maintenance

Spring Home Maintenance Spring is that time of year when we give our homes the once over and assess any winter damage, figure out what needs to be done, and schedule the work so our homes are in tip-top shape. Use the checklist below to get your home spring-ready. Install new batteries in smoke alarms…

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Basement Flood Prevention

Basement Flood Prevention Every home is at risk of basement flooding, even if it has not happened before. Water in your basement is most likely to occur during a heavy rainfall, or when snow and ice is melting. The good news is that you can take steps to help reduce or prevent it from happening.…

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Spring Forward!

Spring Forward! Spring is just around the corner but this weekend Daylight Saving Time will begin. At 2 a.m. on March 8, clocks will move forward an hour to 3 a.m. Sleep will be lost, but the daylight hours will increase. Firefighters also use this an opportunity to remind residents to change the batteries in…

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Pro Tips for Interior Painting

Pro Tips for Interior Painting Paint is an affordable renovation that has a huge impact on your home – but there’s a little more to it than you might think. Here are 4 things you should keep in mind before committing to the 50L can. Choose your colours Color choice is probably the most challenging…

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4 Winter Projects Our Contractors Can Do for You

4 Winter Projects Our Contractors Can Do for You With so much time spent indoors recently, you’ve probably seen some things around your house that you hadn’t noticed before. Luckily, winter is a great season to tackle minor home improvements. If you’ve been adding tasks to your to-do list, you might as well check them…

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day! Home maintenance isn’t what you think of for Valentine’s Day, but it’s something everyone has to deal with from time to time. Homes, like vehicles, require regular cleaning and maintenance and nothing kills the mood faster than spotting all of those little projects you’ve been meaning to take care of. You may…

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Creating a Peaceful Home

Creating a Peaceful Home If how we spend our days is how we spend our lives, then if we spend our days anxious, we’ll spend our lives anxious, too. Good design might not be able to intervene in a cultural existential crisis, but it can help build spaces that calm and restore us. Here are…

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2020 Wood Trends to Watch For

2020 Wood Trends to Watch For Sherwin-Williams Color & Design Center has unveiled a palette of wood tone finishes for 2020 that aim to bring a sense of “warmth and comfort to their homes and offices.” The 2020 Industrial Wood Colormix Forecast highlights a theme of “self-care,” offering wood product manufacturers direction on consumer preferences…

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