Category archives: House and Home

Choosing the Best Air Conditioner for Your Home

Choosing the Best Air Conditioner for Your Home

If you live in a warmer climate and do not have air conditioning installed in your home, it is something that you might want to consider. You will not only be able to live more comfortably in the hotter months of the year, but you will also be adding value...

A Nice Way to Eliminate Odors with DIY Febreze

A Nice Way to Eliminate Odors with DIY Febreze

I still remember my first encounter with Febreze vividly. I was traveling with a co-worker to a small festival we were attending for work. We stayed at the local motel, which made my co-worker nervous. She was a big city gal where motels were generally undesirable places to stay. But...

Hate House Cleaning? Tips to Make it Quicker and Easier

Hate House Cleaning? Tips to Make it Quicker and Easier

Even though I love a clean house I dread doing the actual cleaning. It feels like it takes forever and I can always find a million things that I would rather be doing instead of cleaning our house. But, it needs to be done, and the longer I put it...

Perfect Ways to Welcome a New Neighbour

Perfect Ways to Welcome a New Neighbour

With everyone leading such hectic lives these days it seems as if welcoming new neighbours and making new friends is a thing of the past. But that is kind of sad, isn’t it? I mean isn’t it nice to walk out your front door and see a friendly face? A...

Tips for Moving Into Your First Place On Your Own

Tips for Moving Into Your First Place On Your Own

Leaving your parent’s home and moving into your first place can be so exciting, but it can also be a stressful time. So many decisions to make and so many details to look after, all on your own. Here are some tips for you to think about as you consider...

Purchasing a New House? Four Questions to Ask First

Purchasing a New House? Four Questions to Ask First

How often do you think people buy a home simply because they have fallen in love with the way the kitchen looks, or the fabulous view from the living room window, or the inviting swimming pool out back? Purchasing a new house is most likely one of the biggest purchases...

Top 10 Nastiest Home Renovation Mistakes

Top 10 Nastiest Home Renovation Mistakes

Renovating your home can be both exciting and stressful. While the thought of fixing anything that is outdated, and renovating the look and feel of your home is a lot of fun, actually doing the work or hiring someone to do the work for you, can quickly become frustrating, especially...