No matter how much space you may have in your home, chances are you’re always looking for ways to create more. Luckily, through effective organization and storage solutions, you really can add space to your home! (It’s like making something out of nothing). There are hundreds of different ways to utilize storage throughout your whole […]
It’s time to start organizing! Does your bedroom closet look like a bomb went off? If so, we’ve got the right tips to help you get your wardrobe back in order. Organize your closet in 4 steps.
If you’re like most people, then chances are your garage has become a space for clutter to accumulate, despite your best intentions. It’s simply too easy to toss extra appliances, costco sized packages of paper towel and soft drinks, or old sports equipment willy nilly into the “extra” space. But, if you want to actually use your […]
Picking the right curtains to compliment each room in your house can be a daunting task. Although curtains are a small aspect of any home, they are capable of making a big difference! Different sizes, shapes, textures, patterns, and materials all contribute to a vastly different “feeling.” On top of that, the way you hang […]
Just about everyone has their own personal style when it comes to home decoration. Some homeowners prefer a sleek, industrial look, while others opt for calm or soothing spaces. Others prefer a look inspired by nature, with plenty of greenery and organic materials. This means that your home may be decorated in a way that […]
As the summer draws to a close and leaves start to change colour, it’s time to start considering your indoor garden. Maybe you’ve already begun to experiment with indoor gardening, and you already know exactly what pots you’re going to bring inside and set under south-facing windows or grow lights. However, it may be the […]
One of the most important rooms to pay attention to when preparing your home for sale is the kitchen. Along with bathrooms, it is one of the rooms that buyers will inspect the most thoroughly. A clean, bright, and inviting kitchen will go a long way towards making your home appear valuable. Buyers want to […]
If there’s one room we really love investing in, it’s the kitchen. Okay, we like investing in all of our rooms. But, these wacky and whimsical devices have us itching to create some delicious, nostalgic, or just plain silly meals! Who doesn’t love food? Scroll through to see the 8 kitchen appliances you are guaranteed to […]
When it comes to the majority of decoration choices in your home, it is often wiser to go for looks that are simple, timeless, and suited to your own personal taste. However, as new trends and designs emerge, you may find yourself longing to try out a few new looks. Add an accent to your […]
How much should I expect to pay for Hydro and Utilities in Kitchener-Waterloo? How can I keep my bills down? What are the best times to use my appliances, and what times should I avoid? If you have questions about utilities in KW, you’re not alone!
As of March 2017, the garbage collection rules in Waterloo Region have been changed. The updates are largely part of an effort to cut back on household waste and harmful emissions from garbage collection trucks. The most noticeable changes for residents of Kitchener and Waterloo have been the switch to bi-weekly garbage collection, and collection limits […]
Understanding lawn watering restrictions in Waterloo Region. When Can I Water My Lawn? During the heat of the summer our lawns often need to be watered. The Region of Waterloo has an outdoor water use by-law that comes into effect when there is a drought or when drinking water storage runs low. Here is a […]
Lawn care season is baack! We certainly aren’t complaining. The long days of sunshine and evenings on the patio are well worth a little bit of toil in the yard. For those who live in apartments or condos, mowing the lawn may be completely absent from your spring routine. However, if you do have a […]
Nobody likes bills. Luckily, in the case of your hydro bill, you may have more control over your charges than you think. Your electricity is actually charged at different rates depending on when you use it. Making an effort to confine your usage to off-peak times can have a drastic effect on your electricity bill. […]
A beautiful garden can add so much to your home. Tulips, pansies, and hyacinth add a pop of colour to your front lawn or backyard, and help fuel dreams of an early spring. Whether you love gardening as a hobby, tend to a prized vegetable garden that yields fresh and crunchy summer salads, or view […]