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.

DIY Friday: Paint Your Trim Like A Pro

A great way to enhance the beauty of your home is to add or upgrade trim and moldings and this is especially true if they’re properly finished!

DIY Friday: Small space living tips

Small space living has become a reality for many in the City of Toronto. Here are some simple tips on how to design your small space.

Dealing With Winter Damage In Your Yard

Winter damage has been particularly brutal on many yards and gardens this year, here are tips on how to deal with it now that it is spring.

DIY Friday: Create a garden path

If you’re looking for a great weekend do-it-yourself project why not consider adding a garden path to your yard.  It’s a great weekend project that can add so much character to your property.  A garden path or walkway will enhance the livability, functionality, and beauty of any home and garden. The type of garden path […]

DIY Friday: Deciding on the deck that works for you

Are you considering adding a deck or patio to your backyard? Here are a few tips to help you plan for your deck and patio improvement needs with a focus on resale value.

Hanging Artwork: Tips for Displaying Your Pieces

Hanging artwork can be tricky; a beautiful piece of art can look less than stellar if it isn’t hung in the right place at the right height.  Not to mention that damage can be done if it’s not affixed to the wall properly!  Finding the right way to hang and display your pieces properly is […]

Home Security: Check your doors and locks

Home security and safety is often among the greatest concerns of many families and homeowners, here are some tips to increase home seciruity.

Fire Safety: 12 Safety Tips For Your Home

Fire safety is something that shouldn’t be overlooked in your home.  With most fire fatalities in Toronto being avoidable (check out the statistics here), it is worth it to invest some time and effort into making sure your home is as fire safe as possible for you and your family. As a general rule of […]

DIY Friday: Fall Home Maintenance

With the first official day of fall just a few days away it’s a great time to start thinking about fall home maintenance and getting a head start on preparing your place for the cooler seasons.