Posted on December 11, 2013 at 2:30 pm by & filed under Home Renovations.

Tired of looking at your old house? It might be time to consider an upgrade and increase it’s value at the same time. Having the home you always dreamed about is within your grasp. Your home can be neglected with faded color and peeling paint and your home can be transformed into one of the… Read more »

Posted on November 6, 2013 at 4:10 pm by & filed under Burlington.

Winter is coming! (ok, I know all you non Game of Thrones fans must be getting sick of hearing that).  After the epic winter of 2014, Burlington realized how cold and expensive winter can be.  However, there are lots of improvements you can make to save a bit of coin, and maybe put forward towards… Read more »

Posted on October 23, 2013 at 4:20 pm by & filed under Burlington.

It might be October, but growing season isn’t over until the first hard frost hits.  There are still plenty of plants you can grow, saving you money in the grocery store’s produce aisle. Fall is a fantastic time for gardening as in Ontario, we tend to get more rain, there is still plenty of sunlight,… Read more »

Posted on October 9, 2013 at 4:52 pm by & filed under Interior Design, Uncategorized.

What to expect when you’re expecting… house guests. The key to a great guest room is to provide all the comforts that they would expect to find at home, but with a personal touch. As a host, it’s your responsibility to fill your guest room with both soul, love and comfort. Here are a few… Read more »

Posted on July 31, 2013 at 1:16 pm by & filed under Buying a Home.

When buying a home, if it’s a seller’s market (more buyers than sellers) it’s entirely possible to get into a bidding war.  These wars can get out of hand, especially if you are competitive.  However, getting into a bidding war can mean you end up paying thousands extra for a house that just might not… Read more »

Posted on June 26, 2013 at 1:30 pm by & filed under Interior Design.

If you’re reading this blog, you’re probably interested in Christmas lights, and you’ve come to the right place as we’ve got a lot to say about putting festive lights up.  We are big fans, and thus we are covering the dynamic nature of Christmas lights for every season, including Christmas. Any type of fairy light… Read more »

Posted on June 5, 2013 at 4:00 pm by & filed under Curb Appeal.

The real estate market in Burlington is a competitive business. That’s why it’s always important to improve your home’s curb appeal to set it above the competition. When a prospective buyers drives through your neighbourhood, what do they see when they spot your home. Is the front lawn well manicured, or is the driveway in… Read more »

Posted on May 29, 2013 at 3:00 pm by & filed under Interior Design.

Time flies when you’re having fun and that’s why it’s no secret how quickly your home can start to look dated.  When you are selling your home, you really want to showcase something that looks relatively modern.  Sure, in some sense a classical look is fine for a home, as long as it’s elegant, but… Read more »

Posted on May 22, 2013 at 3:58 pm by & filed under Curb Appeal.

Nobody wants weeds in their garden (unless, of course you’re going for a dilapidated haunted house look).  Weeds will really bring down the curb appeal of your home, as well, weeds will crowd out the plants you actually want, killing off those vegetables you’ve worked so hard to maintain, or those flowers that look nice… Read more »

Posted on May 8, 2013 at 2:36 pm by & filed under Interior Design.

If you’re not ready to sell your home, as you need to save a bit of cash to upgrade, you might want to try to maximize your current home’s space to deal with a smaller home.  Normally, especially when you have kids (** and especially when you have teen daughters) the bathroom is the most… Read more »