How to Keep Your Home Safe during the Holidays

Curtains are open wide to show off the twinkling tree and the presents underneath it. Deliveries are left on the front porch when someone’s not there to accept the packages. Not to be a holiday killjoy, but the reality is… Read More »

Get Your Home Exterior Ready for the Holidays

The holidays are an exciting time of year. It’s when you visit with friends and family and reconnect with loved ones you haven’t seen in a while. The exterior of your house is the first things people see as they… Read More »

Keep Your Home Looking good during Fall and Winter

The sun might be sticking around during the day but there’s no denying that the temperatures are becoming colder and the days are getting shorter. Fall is here! And winter is just around the corner. Lower Mainland weather, especially during… Read More »

Home Improvement Projects for Colder Weather

As we spend more time inside during the winter months, there are probably parts of the house that could do with some renovating. Focus on those home improvement projects for colder weather that can increase your home’s resale value while… Read More »

Before Going on Summer Vacation

Soon the school year will end and the kids will be looking for something to do. Whether you’re planning weekend trips to the lake throughout the summer or a two-week getaway to a family resort, make sure that your home… Read More »

Home Renovations in Winter

It might seem counterintuitive to plan a major house remodeling project during the winter months. But homeowners who tackle renovations from late November to the beginning of March might be surprised to discover that they can add significant value to… Read More »

Before You go on Vacation

The holidays are an exciting time of year, especially if it includes a winter vacation. But leaving your house behind for a week or two might be stressful. Before you go on vacation this year, use this brief guide to… Read More »

Holiday Decorating Tips with Children and Pets in Mind

While the holidays should be a time of joy, they can also pose dangers for young children and pets. The beautifully decorated Christmas tree with dangling ornaments and strings of colored lights; festive poinsettias and scented candles; bowls of Christmas… Read More »

Holiday Home Exterior Decorating Ideas

It’s December and it seems that everywhere you look, you see Christmas. There are sparkly lights, Santa, reindeer and elves. The whole neighbourhood is in on the fun. What if it’s not a holiday you celebrate? At this time of… Read More »