How to Prepare Your Home for Cold Weather  

With autumn’s arrival and winter shortly behind, it’s time to get your new home ready for winter before the inclement weather arrives.

It is important to keep an eye on your house, especially before wintery weather arrives. Every little drip, creak or crack is important to address early before it becomes a costly expense. With the cooler weather fast approaching it is good home ownership to take a look and get familiar with your house during the seasonal change.

Putting Your Lawn to Bed Before Winter  

Just like all living things, your plants need food. This also includes your lawn. Preparing your garden and lawn for winter helps make spring easier on your garden. Proactive lawn care before winter helps aid in a stronger lawn come springtime. A lawn fed three to four times a year develops a deep root system…

Affordable Winter Warmth Ideas 

Whether you prefer to stay indoors during the chilly winter weather or get outside and get active, it’s nice to have your home be a warm refuge after a long day. As we transition from fall to winter, the air becomes cooler and the humidity begins to drop. While our heating systems in our homes…

Around the house – fall clean-up tips

As the cooler weather hits and the garden growing season ends, getting your home organized inside and out is a must. Here are some easy fall clean-up tips

Give your curb appeal a big boost!

While late summer might not be the most popular time of year to sell your home, sellers do have one fantastic advantage over spring sellers – gorgeous curb appeal! As the growing season in southern Ontario winds to a close, garden beds and trees are at their absolute best and lawns are looking healthy and…

Planning your basement transformation

Planning on doing a basement renovation this summer? Whether you plan to transform your basement into an office, bedroom, kitchen or family room, here are some basics you should consider before starting the work: Have a master plan – Is your space big or small? Tall or low ceilings? Do you need a second or…

Summer Backyard Party

Planning a dinner party can be as complicated or as simple as you make it. If you’ve recently moved into a new home and are eager to throw your first outdoor soirée, August is the perfect time of year to do so!  The first thing you’ll need to do is decide on the type of…