Home Trends

Dec. 30, 2022

The Pros & Cons of Open Concept Kitchens

Pros and Cons of Open Concept Kitchens

 

Open kitchens have had their moment in the sun, but some think the trend could be waning as people spend more time at home and with each other. The design offers fantastic opportunities for families to connect but can also be seen as lacking privacy and making it difficult ...

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May 17, 2022

Easy Landscaping DIY Projects

 

Ever get the itch to do a DIY project? Whenever we do, our favorites involve getting outdoors and mixing up our landscaping features.  Whether it's as simple as installing some lighting or a little more time-consuming like re-plotting plants, a fresh look for the lawn always gives ...

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April 18, 2022

Eye Catching Ways to Decorate with Plants

 

Using plants as décor is a great way to add a little colour and a natural, bright feel to any room. There are endless types of plants to choose from and various ways to display each one, but here are a few of our favourite combinations.

Geometric pots. Find ...

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Nov. 12, 2021

Home Renovations Q&A

Renovating Your Home? Check Our FAQ’s!

How do I pick a contractor?

Ideally, you want to build the same kind of relationship with your contractor as you do with your real estate agent: one built on trust that makes you want to go back to that person for any future ...

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Nov. 1, 2021

What to do with an Unfinished Basement

 

Although currently dimly lit and a little rough on the eyes, your unfinished basement still has a lot of potentials. With just a little love and the help of the following ideas, you can spice it up in no time and get some great use out of the space ...

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June 1, 2021

Cabinet Painting

A kitchen renovation can be a massive investment, but it does have a good return. A new, modern kitchen will improve the aesthetics and personal enjoyment of the space. It can also add resale value to your home and improve marketability if you decide to sell.

The most expensive part ...

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May 11, 2021

Tips for Hiring a Moving Company

 

The process of moving can seem daunting, but with a little help from a reliable moving company, a lot of stress can be relieved. Here are some tips to make sure your belongings are in safe hands.

Get references from friends and family. You should always do you research ...

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March 15, 2021

5 Tips for Buying a Luxury Home

Luxury homes are generally described as those in the top 10% of their market. Luxury homes are usually located in the most optimal areas in a market, are large in size, and built with high-end materials. Luxury homes often have unique design elements and amenities not found in most homes ...

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Feb. 16, 2021

Create the Office of Your Dreams

Whether you work full-time at home or occasionally need to conduct business in the evenings or on the weekends, a home office a great way to utilize an extra room. A dedicated workspace in your home can be designed to increase productivity and comfort. Here are 5 ideas to get ...

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Feb. 1, 2021

8 Ways to Make Buyers Fall in Love with Your Home

 

We all want people to love our home as much as we do, but especially when you are trying to sell it! While it’s impossible to please every buyers’ taste, there are several easy things you can do to make your home more appealing without spending a lot of ...

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