Fall furnace maintenance

To keep your furnace running smoothly and safely, follow a few simple maintenance procedures that will help your furnace running efficiently for years to come.  Whether your furnace is brand new or a few years old, routine furnace maintenance and cleaning don't require a lot … [Read more...]

A man cave for everyone to share

The term 'man cave' has become quite mainstream when describing the family room or den, but what exactly is it? A man cave is a room in the house that is solely devoted to a man's needs where he can enjoy certain hobbies or entertainment without interruption. That having … [Read more...]

Fall essentials for the home

Happy Labour Day! With the last long weekend of the summer upon us, it's time to think about fall and what the bountiful season has to offer us.  Fall may not start the middle of the month, but the beginning of September often marks the unofficial start to the new season. … [Read more...]

Help your kids keep their room tidy

A messy room is often associated with a child's room, but sometimes the tripping hazards need to be addressed.  Here are a few tips to encourage your child to tidy their room. Give your child an incentive to clean up their room. If your child is having a playdate or … [Read more...]

Design tips for your bedroom

Your bedroom is a private place where you go to sleep, so obviously you need a bed, but what other elements do you need in your bedroom? Standard furnishings like a dresser and night stand are needed and some bedrooms are large enough to accommodate a comfy chair or lounge. … [Read more...]

Kitchen design trends

Kitchens are the heart of the home. It's a place where family members can chat after a long day at work and school to reconnect while dinner is prepared. When guests arrive, they always tend to congregate in the kitchen. So ensure you're kitchen is a welcoming and inviting … [Read more...]

Interior design trends for 2014

It may be difficult to wait for your new home to be built, but look on the bright side. You have ample time to research the latest colour and home décor trends. Wonder what’s hot for 2014? Brighten your home with yellow. From yellow walls to yellow accessories, this … [Read more...]

Moving day tips

Moving day is exciting! Your home has finally been built and it's exactly the way you dreamed it would be, but now the stress of moving kicks in.  There's so much to do and you want to make sure everything goes smoothly. Here are a few helpful tips to make sure your … [Read more...]

How to decorate your child’s bedroom in style

Decorating your child’s bedroom can be a difficult and costly task, especially because it may be something you have to do more than once! Don’t worry, though, it is possible to create a stylish, fun look for your child’s bedroom that doesn’t cost an arm and a leg. A … [Read more...]

How to organize your garage

The biggest problem when it comes to organizing your garage is the amount of stuff that needs to be accessible, including your vehicle. The key to a successfully organized garage is to make sure everything has its place that is visible, reachable and usable. A garage has … [Read more...]