Category: Tips

Smart Home Improvement Tips To Save You Time, Money, And Aggravation

Fixing up your house can bring great joy, and also personal satisfaction when you pitch in and DIY some of the tasks. But proper preparation is key to getting things done right. Take a short cut and you’ll …

How To Make A Small Kitchen Feel Bigger

Many people complain about a small kitchen but tiny spaces aren’t always to be dreaded. If you’re selling your home and your kitchen is, well, compact, know that you can find ways to achieve big appeal with a …

How To Patch Your Driveway Cracks Like A Pro

Patching your driveway cracks will slow down the deterioration and give your driveway many more years of useful life. The main reason for fixing concrete cracks, aside from looks, is to help keep moisture from leaching into the …

What To Consider When Buying A Fixer-Upper

Buying a home to fix up seems like a good, but is not without risk. There are basically two types of “fixer” buyers. One is the flipper who buys a home, spruces it up quickly and sells it …

7 Homes A First-Time Buyer Should Avoid

From hidden damage to crummy neighbours, beware these 10 signs that your dream home may turn into a nightmare before you sign the contract as a Buyer. Too good to be true? You’ve scraped together a down payment, …

Staging Your Home To Sell

In preparation of putting your home on the market, investing some time in the art of staging (detach, depersonalize and declutter) can attract buyers interested in your home. Aspiring sellers can test their creativity and redecorate on a …

8 Essentials For Cooling Your Home

When the temperatures spike, most families crank up the air conditioning to keep their homes cool. While blasting the AC is often viewed as the first step in cooling a home, there are a number of other ways …