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This Under-$100 DIY Project Can Transform a Room

Jul 11, 2017 1

Try this DIY Project for Under-$100 With a little skill and not much money, you can bring color and character to any space by painting part of a wall. It’s a rule that’s rarely stated but often implied: When you paint a wall, you should paint the whole thing, top to bottom. But this rule […]

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11 Ways to Welcome Spring

May 12, 2017 Untitled

After we muddled through what was a particularly bleak winter in some regions, finally being able to greet spring is a genuine pleasure. Here are some ideas for welcoming spring into your home — from bringing nature in to digging in the garden beds. Give your living space a quick colour makeover Leave the warmer, […]

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Wills, Estates & Probate

Jan 18, 2017 Probate-Cartoon

What’s a Probate Estate All About? Did someone in your family pass away and leave you in charge as the executor? Did you come across a home for sale that said the Sellers need a subject to probate for months? Here are the basics of what this all means. When someone passes away, the executor […]

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Troubleshooting Low Water Pressure

Dec 23, 2016 sump-comic

The other morning, I stepped into the washroom to brush my teeth, only to find out that the water wasn’t running like it normally does. The water pressure was really low – almost no water was running. So I tried the other faucets in the house. All of them had the same issue! I went […]

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Protecting Your Property While You’re Away

Dec 06, 2016 snow

With yesterday’s snowfall making me wish I wasn’t here to witness it, I thought it might be a good time to touch on leaving your property vacant while you escape, be it for weeks or months. Whether your property will be unoccupied for just a few days or for several months, make sure to update […]

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Tips for winterizing your home

Nov 19, 2016 winterizing-home

Baby it’s cold outside. While temperatures and weather in Vancouver doesn’t get as intense as the East Coast, it’s still important to winterize your home. Here are some helpful tips, taken from bobvila.com Windows and Doors Check all the weatherstripping around windows and door frames for leaks to prevent heat loss. Replace weatherstripping, if necessary. […]

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