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 »

hand hold pot with pansies on the blossoming garden background

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 »

Bed maid-up with clean white pillows and bed sheets in beauty room. Close-up. Lens flair in sunlight.

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 »

estate agent giving house keys to man and sign agreement in office

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 (meaning more buyers than sellers) it’s entirely possible to get into a bidding war. These wars can get out of hand, especially if both parties are competitive. However, getting into a bidding war can mean you end up paying thousands extra for a house that just… Read more »

Christmas present and santa bag decoration with sparkling lights background.

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. We have some festive news for you, you’ve come to the right place! We’ve got a lot to say about putting festive lights up. We are big fans of the holidays. Thus, we are covering the dynamic nature of Christmas lights for every season,… Read more »

spring blooming sidewalk

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 buyer drives through your neighbourhood, what do they see when they spot your home? Is the well-manicured front lawn, or is the driveway in great… 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. Some… 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 teenage daughters) the bathroom is the most requested… Read more »

Posted on February 5, 2013 at 3:38 pm by & filed under Interior Design.

Home DIY’s has been a craze for quite some time. Tim the Toolman may have been someone who brought it into popularity (as well as Earnest, from Earnest Goes to Camp and such), but in the decades since Home Improvement the home improvement trend seems to continue. It’s no wonder why no matter what you want… Read more »