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Colour of the Year 2023: Benjamin Moore

Colour of the Year: Benjamin Moore With the COVID-19 pandemic falling behind us, people are settling back into meeting up with friends, going out, and generally enjoying that sense of freedom that seemed out of reach for quite a while. It seems fitting then that Benjamin Moore’s colour of the year for 2023 seems to…

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November Home Maintenance Checklist

November Home Maintenance Checklist Cooler weather is here to stay for a while, but there are still a few wonderful fall days to come when you can get outside and accomplish some things. Even if it’s chilly, think of the damage to your home that you’re preventing — and think about how cozy it will…

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Prepare your Plants for Winter

Prepare Your Foliage For Winter During the winter, your garden and landscaping are susceptible to cold temperatures, heavy snow, and even damage from rodents and other animals. Find out how to best protect your plants for winter! 1. Before You Begin Plants that are adapted to the local area, planted and established a few years…

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10 Signs Your Have A Plumbing Leak

10 Signs of a Plumbing Leak We’ve all been there: late at night, laying in bed and drifting off to sleep when suddenly the drip-drip of a faucet or swirling sound of a running toilet lets you know you have a plumbing problem. But how do you know you have a potential plumbing emergency when…

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Designer Kitchen Upgrades

Designer Kitchen Upgrades There’s truth to the old adage that every good party ends (and begins!) in the kitchen. The heart of many homes, kitchens do double and even triple duty as a space for cooking, dining, and entertaining. That’s also why kitchen renovations are one of the most impactful ways to improve your home.…

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October Home Maintenance Checklist

October Home Maintenance Checklist As the leaves fall and colder temperatures set in, October is the time to get organized before winter and the holiday plans take over the calendar. Plus, October’s the perfect time to brush up on your family’s fire safety plan in honour of Fire Prevention Awareness Month. Take some time this…

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Is It Time To Replace Your Carpet?

Is It Time To Replace Your Carpet? Like most flooring options, carpet doesn’t last forever. But how do you know when it’s time to replace it? A few things like the age, wear levels, damages like tears, stains, or smells, and increased allergies can be indicators that it’s time to invest in new carpet. If…

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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…

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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…

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