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Debbie Dey

Enhancing Home Efficiency Through Green Renovations

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There has been a push in recent years to make our homes more energy efficient and environmentally friendly. With everyone pitching in to reduce their energy and carbon footprints, scientists suggest that damaging CO2 emissions and greenhouse gases can also be reduced through green renovations to reverse damaging effects on the environment.

Serge Bojinski‏

27+ Reading Nook Ideas For Kids With DIY Tutorials

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Watching kids read in the 21-st-century, full of digital distractions, makes me feel good. I never loved reading up until recent years, when a good read in an enjoyable and undistracted setting became a necessity.

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Renovating and Remodeling: What’s the Difference?

Renovating and Remodeling

When it comes to home improvement, undertaking a full-scale remodel has never been more popular. As land transfer taxes (LTT) make it incredibly expensive to move in Canada, many homeowners are instead choosing to convert their current property into their dream home. While it used to be more common to do some smaller-scale renovations — the kitchen, the bathroom, maybe some flooring — it’s now typical to gut a place to the studs and builds it back up from scratch to get exactly the kind of fixtures, flooring, and layout that you want.

Serge Bojinski‏

Ice on Windows: Causes and Solutions

Ice on Windows Problem Solved

Ice on windows is a common problem during the colder time of the year. If there’s one thing you can count on during the winter months in most of Canada is that it’s going to be cold and snowy. With a good portion of the huge country vulnerable to arctic blasts from the North Pole from early November to late April, Canada is considered one of the coldest countries on Earth.

Debbie Dey

10 Vulnerable Areas of Every Home – How to Lower Utility Bills Like a Pro

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Being a homeowner can be both wonderful and expensive.

You no longer have to waste money on renting someone else’s property. You have the ultimate authority on how it should be personalized to fit your tastes and lifestyle. And, you also bear full responsibility for paying those dreaded monthly utility bills.

Serge Bojinski‏

7 Unbeatable Reasons To Go Solar

Foldable Solar Panels

While many Canadian homeowners are already using this power source to fuel their energy solutions, many have shied away from renewable energy due to a lack of knowledge or misconceptions. Here’s what you need to know:

Serge Bojinski‏

Ultimate Cheat Sheet On Boosting Your Home’s Resale Value

If you’re a Canadian homeowner considering making some improvements to your property, you’ve probably read about strategically planning projects that will give you the best return on investment (ROI) and boosting your home’s resale value.