Category: Tips

Popular home décor trends – 2016

We spend much more time indoors during the winter months. If you find yourself looking around at your home’s décor and feeling a little blah, take a look at these 2016 home décor trends and start planning a fun decorating project! According to Zillow Digs, an online hub for home improvement and design inspiration based […]

Should you put more money toward your mortgage payments this year?

Have some extra money and want to know whether you should put it toward your mortgage payments? Making prepayments on your mortgage could save you thousands of dollars over the years…just as long as your mortgage lender allows them. Here’s some information, courtesy of the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada, to help you make the best decision. A mortgage prepayment […]

New Year’s Resolutions for your home

The start of a new year is a great time for resolutions. Instead of making a resolution for yourself, why not consider making a new year’s resolution for your home? Make a list of your home’s top priorities and enjoy that feeling of satisfaction when they’re done. These five tips will help you get started! […]

It’s time to move your houseplants back inside

If you’ve been giving your houseplants a summer vacation outside, this is the time of year to start preparing them for their move back indoors. Plants need to acclimatize slowly to indoor conditions or they will drop leaves, die back, wilt or even outright die. Prepare an area inside where they will spend the winter. […]