Posted on April 9, 2014 at 3:24 pm by & filed under Buying a Home.

  Will I Need CMHC Insurance?   A mortgage is a must for many buyers, yet they can be very confusing. Not only do you have to pick which one works best for your financial situation, but you have to sort through all the different products and banks out there. The first thing to consider… Read more »

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 »

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 »

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 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 »

Posted on January 23, 2013 at 4:27 pm by & filed under Burlington.

Decorating your home for Christmas is much more fun than cleaning up afterward. Often, we just tend to grab and throw all the decorations into a box, only to scratch our heads 11 months later. Instead of declaring year after year that you’ll do a much better job the next year, put them away properly with… Read more »