Weekend Projects – October 2020

Weekend Projects – October 2020 October is a great month to check off your fall home maintenance tasks. Fall is definitely here and you likely have a lot of weekend projects you’re trying to get done before peak holiday season begins. With Thanksgiving in the rear-view mirror, this is a time to finish up outdoor…

Is Your Roof In Trouble?

Is Your Roof In Trouble? A solid roof above your head is pretty crucial if you enjoy having a warm, cozy, and leak-free home. In the wake of the extreme weather we’ve had this past year (those summer storms can do a number on your roof) here are some things you should keep an eye…

FAQ: Driveway Sealing

FAQ: Driveway Sealing Just like your house, car, or yard, your driveway needs occasional maintenance to keep it in good working order and ensure that it lasts for a long time. A good sealer will keep your driveway looking great for many years, or rejuvenate an existing surface. A sealer will improve your driveway’s appearance,…

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…

9 Fabulous Fake Plants With Big Impact

9 Fabulous Fakes While it’s easier than ever to buy live plants online, sometimes, despite our best intentions, those live plants become, well, dead plants. Artificial plants — fake plants, silk plants, faux foliage, or whatever you want to call them — offer a simple solution. They’ll never outgrow their pots, the leaves will never…

Countertop Materials

Countertop Materials

Countertop Materials When you’re planning a new kitchen, you face many different choices and one of the biggest is the countertop. You’ll be preparing, chopping, cutting, mixing, spilling, cleaning and maybe eating on it many times every day, so appearance is not the best way to make your decision. Fortunately, countertops are available in many…

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…