9 DIY Life Hacks Every Homeowner Should Know
Our top tips, tricks and how-tos for tackling everyday tasks around your home.
1. Unclog a Sink (in three parts)
Part 1: Use a Plunger
Not just for toilets! After filling the clogged sink with water, use a plunger to help dislodge ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on September 3, 2020 in Home Tips
7 Great Things to Do With a Finished Basement
Finished basements don’t just deliver a healthy return on your investment come sale time – they’re also proven to boost your overall enjoyment of your home. Even better, your basement-finishing options are endless. From income ...
Posted by Robert Hasek on August 27, 2020 in Home Tips
6 Tips for Creating the Ultimate Home Workspace
If you, like so many other Canadians, have now found yourself working from home, having a functional space in which to operate has become more important than ever. Even if you don’t have a dedicated office (room) per se, it’s essential ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on August 6, 2020 in Home Tips
The Top 6 Advantages of Finishing Your Basement
On the fence about investing in a finished basement? Here are six reasons why it might be worth it:
1. Add Value
Finishing your basement is a great way to increase your home’s value both via resale and quality of life. In terms of resale ...
Posted by Robert Hasek on January 31, 2020 in Home Renovation
17 Tricks For Making Any Small Room Look Bigger
Turn any small room into a sanctuary with these simple space-expanding tricks.
1. Cast Away Clutter
Nothing shrinks a room faster than too much “stuff.” Create instant space by getting rid of items you no longer use and by opting ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on January 23, 2020 in Lifestyle
8 Home Décor Trends to Expect in 2020
The new year is just around the corner and with it comes a whole new set of home design elements to look forward to. After scouring the internet, we’ve come up with eight ultra-interesting home décor trends you can expect to see in 2020....
Posted by Paul Paiva on December 10, 2019 in Lifestyle
Home Styles 101: 6 Great Things About Single-Family Homes
Single-family homes are hands down the most popular home style in Edmonton – and with all the amazing advantages that come along single-family living, it’s easy to see why!
Here are just a few of the many fantastic benefits ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on November 12, 2019 in Home Buying Tips
Home Styles 101: 6 Great Things About Duplexes
Thinking about buying an Edmonton duplex? Read on to discover the many great perks this unique home style has to offer and why it might be exactly what you’ve been searching for.
Duplexes make a roomy, yet affordable ...
Posted by Robert Hasek on October 21, 2019 in Home Buying Tips
Home Styles 101: 9 Great Things About Townhomes
Townhomes are an extremely popular choice among Edmonton home buyers. And, with so many great benefits, it’s easy to see why! Here are just a few of several perks that come with owning one of these amazing units:
Posted by Paul Paiva on July 25, 2019 in Home Buying Tips
Don't Try This at Home: 6 Repairs You Should Never Do Yourself
With Google at your disposal, you can look up, research and learn how to do just about any home repair or renovation project. But just because you can, doesn’t mean you should! While we certainly don’t doubt your awesome handy-man or ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on May 30, 2019 in Home Tips
Spring Landscaping Tips for Edmonton Home Owners
Finally, the snow is gone (knock on wood) and with Edmonton’s mighty thaw comes the overwhelming urge to get outside and spruce up your garden for the warmer temperatures ahead. While most Edmontonians are accustomed to a little ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on May 2, 2019 in Home Tips
The Best Home Decor Tips for People Who Can’t Decor
We’ve all been there. You visit a friend or family member’s immaculately decorated home and BOOM, despite all your efforts, you can’t help feeling you’ll never have what it takes to make YOUR home look anywhere near as ...
Posted by Robert Hasek on March 12, 2019 in Home Tips