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12 Food Storage Tips to Help Your Food Last Longer

12 Food Storage Tips to Help Your Food Last Longer We’ve all been there before — tossing fuzzy raspberries, wilted parsley, and mushy apples into the trash bin with a heavy heart thanks to subpar food storage. Proper food storage prevents unnecessary waste (and sudden bouts of frustration), lessens your grocery bill, and minimizes the…

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What Should You Expect After a Furnace Tune-Up?

What Should You Expect After a Furnace Tune-Up? Among the leading ways to stop your furnace from going on strike and make sure it runs efficiently is with yearly scheduled tune-ups. Just like any mechanical equipment, the working life of a furnace can be extended with preventive maintenance, and ensuring that all the elements of…

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Risks of Not Cleaning Your Gutters

Risks of Not Cleaning Your Gutters Your gutters are an important part of your roofing system. They benefit your home in many ways and when they’re not clean, your home can sustain damage from your roof to your foundation. Here are 10 problems that can result from clogged and malfunctioning gutters. #1 – Flooded Basements…

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Décor Tricks for a Modern Autumn

Décor Tricks for a Modern Autumn With fall swiftly approaching, it’s time to bust out your storage containers and see what seasonal decor is waiting to be dusted off and put to use again. If you’re in need of an upgrade, don’t fret! Here are ten simple and sophisticated ways to decorate your home for…

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It’s The Most Beautiful Time of The Year!

It’s The Most Beautiful Time of The Year! A proper fall yard cleanup puts you ahead of the game when spring arrives. Fall is here, which means it’s time to clean up your yard and prepare for the cool days ahead. A little work now will lead to a big payoff next year. Clean Your…

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Smart Space Solutions

Smart Space Solutions: Home Office Ideas In this day and age, having a home office is a huge convenience. So much is done on a laptop or tablet whether it’s work, bills, homework, scrapbooking, or a slew of other things. If you don’t have a dedicated office space, getting these things done efficiently can be…

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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 a bid farewell to summer, Labour Day is when we celebrate the economic and social contributions of workers across Canada. Sleep In This Monday, you have permission to sleep in…

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Carpet and Vinyl and Hardwood, Oh My!

Carpet and Vinyl and Hardwood, Oh My! Many of us don’t even know where to start when it comes to renovating our floors. Before you install brand new flooring, you’ll likely need to remove your existing floors, and possibly replace your subfloors. Both of these processes have labour and/or material costs attached. Carpet For you carpet…

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Small Space Decorating

Small Space Decorating The trick is to keep it well-organized and highly functional. From small apartment furniture to paint choices, here are 8 interior decorating tips for small spaces. 8 small space design tips 1. Pick the right paint colour Dark colours may be cozy, but they make rooms appear smaller. Choose monochromatic light colours…

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