7 Things Home Buyers Don’t Want To See

When preparing a property for sale, homeowners often focus on the things that will impress buyers, such as clean and uncluttered spaces, well lit rooms, staged furniture designed to maximize appeal, and so forth. But it’s equally important to pay attention to those things you don’t want buyers to see… those little turn-offs that, although […]

Soundproofing a Noisy Home

  Does your spouse like to practice the drums in the evening? Does your teenager like to play video games, with the volume turned up high? Are there other sources of noise you’d like to minimize? There are many soundproofing tips that can help you reduce the noise you hear in your home. Here are […]

Reducing The Stress Of Moving Day

Moving day is traditionally such a hectic and emotionally charged experience that few people relish the thought of going through it.

Simple Repairs That Will Help Sell Your Home Faster

 Simple Repairs That Will Help Sell Your Home Faster When you put your home up for sale,  it is important to make sure your property is in a good state of repair so that it makes a good impression on potential buyers. Here are some things that may need your attention or the help of […]

Storage Hacks for Creating More Space

Storage Hacks for Creating More Space Dealing with the increasing quantity of items we accumulate throughout life is a struggle for many of us. Here are some low-cost ideas for quickly creating storage space for your stuff. Attach a cloth pouch or thin plastic basket to the inside of cupboard doors. This is a great way […]

The ABC’s of Fire Safety

When it comes to home fire safety, a little preparation and precaution go a long way!  Consider the following important information about preventing, fighting and escaping residential fires. Fires and Fire Extinguishers Fires are classified into different types, depending on the material burning. Fire extinguishers are similarly classified according to the type of burning materials […]

How to Decorate a Room on a Shoestring

It would be ideal if you could hire an interior designer and completely remodel and decorate your living room.

Selling Tip: Dispose, Donate or Store-it

When selling your home one of the key steps to getting your home ready is to get rid of as much clutter as possible. You want to make every room look spacious and comfortable. But what do you do with all the stuff? The pictures, boxes, clothing, tools, furniture and the other stuff you need to […]

Winter Maintenance Checklist

With winter just around the corner it’s a good time to ask yourself; is my home ready for the season? Having a handle on general upkeep of your home and performing regular maintenance is the key to keeping your house in good repair.

DIY Friday: Easy space saving tips for your home

Whether your home is a compact condo, cozy semi, or spacious detached, we can all benefit from a periodic check-in to see if we are making the best use of our space.