Jul 2018

23

How to Control Dust Mites in Your Home

How to Control Dust Mites in Your Home


Dust mites are a constant issue for many people. In fact, over 50 per cent of all allergic asthmatics are sensitive to house dust…

Dust mites are a constant issue for many people. In fact, over 50 per cent of all allergic asthmatics are sensitive to house dust mites, according to the Asthma Society of Canada. They are everywhere,…

Jul 2018

03

How to Clean a Mattress

How to Clean a Mattress


Mattresses, like so many other things in our lives, rarely get the attention they deserve. They deserve all the care in the world, though,…

Mattresses, like so many other things in our lives, rarely get the attention they deserve. They deserve all the care in the world, though, not simply because they are expensive but because they are integral…

May 2018

14

Spring Cleaning: Four Tips to Declutter Your Home

Spring Cleaning: Four Tips to Declutter Your Home


Spring is here. The snow is gone and you are probably realizing that the winter has made for some hoarding in your home. Now…

Spring is here. The snow is gone and you are probably realizing that the winter has made for some hoarding in your home. Now is the perfect time to tidy up in anticipation of more…

Mar 2018

19

5 Unusual Uses of Scotchgard

5 Unusual Uses of Scotchgard


3M Scotchgard Staingard is a great way to keep your furniture and carpets looking brand new for longer. It is a powerful stain and…

3M Scotchgard Staingard is a great way to keep your furniture and carpets looking brand new for longer. It is a powerful stain and water repellant that can be used on a wide variety of…

Mar 2018

05

Tips to Prevent Melting Snow from Entering Basements

Tips to Prevent Melting Snow from Entering Basements


With warmer weather comes melting snow, and with melting snow comes the potential for basement leaks. Melting snow can be just as dangerous as…

With warmer weather comes melting snow, and with melting snow comes the potential for basement leaks. Melting snow can be just as dangerous as heavy rainfall when it comes to basement flooding. Especially when there…

Feb 2018

22

Do You Still Have Post-Christmas Clutter? Six Must-Try Home Organization Tips

Do You Still Have Post-Christmas Clutter? Six Must-Try Home Organization Tips


It turns out credit card debt isn’t the only thing that can follow people around months after Christmas. Clutter also has a tendency to…

It turns out credit card debt isn’t the only thing that can follow people around months after Christmas. Clutter also has a tendency to stick around long after the holidays are over. The New Year…

Nov 2017

07

Five Tips for Inspecting Your Home Furnace

Five Tips for Inspecting Your Home Furnace


As the season of ice and snow is quickly approaching, it’s important to ensure your furnace is fully functioning so you can keep your…

As the season of ice and snow is quickly approaching, it’s important to ensure your furnace is fully functioning so you can keep your home warm and comfortable. Here are five tips for inspecting your…

Nov 2016

10

How To Protect Your Carpet For When The Snow Hits

How To Protect Your Carpet For When The Snow Hits


Snow can be a wonderful thing. There’s nothing quite like waking up to a world all covered in pure, pristine white flakes falling from…

Snow can be a wonderful thing. There’s nothing quite like waking up to a world all covered in pure, pristine white flakes falling from the sky, making your street look like a snow globe. As…

Oct 2016

28

Redesign Your Front Entrance for Fall

Redesign Your Front Entrance for Fall


The best way to get into the spirit of fall is to redesign your front entrance to match the season! There are many small…

The best way to get into the spirit of fall is to redesign your front entrance to match the season! There are many small changes that you can make to get festive, without blowing your…

Mar 2016

16

Five Things You Didn’t Know you Could do with Duct Tape | Home Tips

Five Things You Didn’t Know you Could do with Duct Tape | Home Tips


Duct tape has become a universal tool in almost every handyman’s bag.  It is a staple in temporary household and even industrial repairs.  As…

Duct tape has become a universal tool in almost every handyman’s bag.  It is a staple in temporary household and even industrial repairs.  As its popularity continues to grow, so do its uses.  Here are…