Home Services Winnipeg MB

Have you been wanting to ask a question to your handyman, electrician or gardener? This section of articles will provide you tons of information on topics related to your home.
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Off-Season Air Conditioning Purchase Winnipeg MB

One simple property-management example of the benefit of against-the-flow thinking and basic research is air conditioning. Once a luxury and increasingly a necessity, air conditioning (AC) is an element of summer that may be best dealt with out of season.

Protecting Pollinators Winnipeg MB

By observing pollinators in gardens, local parks, along country roads, basically anywhere flowers are growing, and then sending in your observations, you can help scientists to better understand the importance of pollinating insects in order to develop steps that can be taken to protect them. Read on for more information on how to get involved in the Pollination Canada (PC) initiative.

New stats reveal DIYers prone to faulty electrical work Winnipeg MB

It happens all year round. Independent-minded Ontarians make pilgrimages to local hardware stores in search of shiny new tools and equipment to under ...

Eco-friendly décor Winnipeg MB

Gone are the days of doing just about anything without first considering the environment. Here are some tips on how to make your home eco-friendly.

Changing Clocks and Smoke Alarm Batteries Winnipeg MB

When you change your clocks at 2:00 a.m. on November 2, will you also remember to take steps to save your life? Regularly changing your smoke alarm batteries is important and doing it at the same time you change your clocks is a good way to help you remember to do it.

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2008 a record year for fire deaths? "…We always find batteries in the TV remote…" Winnipeg MB

The year 2008 is on track to set new records for fire deaths in Canada. That is not a statistic that local firefighters and public safety officials l ...

A healthy air conditioner is a happy air conditioner Winnipeg MB

Soon Canadians will be sporting shorts and t-shirts, and looking for ways to escape the summer heat. Before the heat waves hit, make sure your air co ...

Affordable water conservation begins in the bathroom Winnipeg MB

As the room in the home that consumes the most water, the bathroom is the ideal place to begin your water conservation renovation. Although it may so ...

Ask the home inspector Winnipeg MB

Q: What are infrared thermographic inspections and what are the benefits?

Backyard Landscaping Winnipeg MB

Now more than ever people are returning to the simple pleasures in life. What could be more relaxing than stepping out your back door into your very own oasis? Whether alone or entertaining family and friends, your backyard can be one of the finest resorts you visit this summer.

Backyard Makeovers Winnipeg MB

If you'll be enjoying a 'staycation' this summer, why not transform your backyard into a four-star resort with these fast, inexpensive and easy-to-do projects to create your own outdoor retreat.

Better sleep tips for shift workers Winnipeg MB

For most of us, our daily routine is simple: wake up when it's light outside and sleep when it's dark. However, for the many Canadians who indulge i ...

Buy yourself some time by always wearing a lifejacket Winnipeg MB

Research has shown that most people who fall into cold water die before they ever experience hypothermia.

Canadian homeowners get paid to go green Winnipeg MB

Canadian homeowners will be big winners now that the federal government has officially launched its ecoENERGY Retrofit initiative, offering financial ...

Canadians find calm and serenity in "Home Spa" bathrooms Winnipeg MB

For many Canadians the bathroom has taken on a whole new role. It has gone from a functional sanitary place to a spa-like sanctuary. It is now the ro ...

Caring for your lawn… naturally Winnipeg MB

For many homeowners, a healthy, lush lawn is a top priority throughout the spring and summer seasons. If done right, it can be maintained all season ...

Cater to the decor-conscious home chef Winnipeg MB

As the popularity of celebrity chefs continues to grow, cooks of all levels are pining for a dynamic kitchen space where meal preparation and enterta ...

Changing Clocks and Smoke Alarm Batteries Winnipeg MB

When you change your clocks at 2:00 a.m. on November 2, will you also remember to take steps to save your life? Regularly changing your smoke alarm batteries is important and doing it at the same time you change your clocks is a good way to help you remember to do it.

Changing Smoke Alarm Batteries Winnipeg MB

Many people are not changing the batteries in their home smoke alarms often enough, according to fire safety polls. Get into the habit of changing smoke alarm batteries "like clockwork."

Choosing a Patio Set Winnipeg MB

Transforming a backyard into a comfortable outdoor space is easier than you think. Before making your purchase, consider how you will most often use the pieces you purchase.

Clean water, clean environment, easy choice Winnipeg MB

The following contains environmental information you should know about clean water filtration. Read on if you or a loved one is interested in environmental care and safety in Winnipeg.

Closet Organization Tips Winnipeg MB

Cheryll Gillespie, casaGURU's home design guru, inspires you to break free from the clutter in your closet.

Clothes Drying Racks Winnipeg MB

When you' ve got a society that's largely ignorant of the hidden costs of running every wet article of clothing through a power-gobbling dryer, you’ll find stores littered with $1.98 drying racks that bend, break and collapse.

Compact fluorescent light bulbs now available as pot lights Winnipeg MB

Today it's easy to do little things that make every part of your home more energy efficient. Ontarians' favourite energy efficiency tool is the compa ...

Decorating tips for your laundry room Winnipeg MB

Traditionally tucked away in a dingy basement corner or stored in a hallway closet, laundry rooms are now finally getting the respect they deserve. A ...

Did you know you can help reduce Ontario's reliance on fossil fuels? Winnipeg MB

Hot summer days lead to increased electricity consumption. Due to widespread use of air conditioning, Ontario residents now use more electricity duri ...

Discover boating and cast off this summer Winnipeg MB

With summer officially here, Canada's lakes, rivers and waterways will be flooded with activity. But those on the shore are left to dream of a better ...

Don't let your piling laundry hamper your summer or the environment Winnipeg MB

Admit it, the last place you want to be this summer is stuck in the laundry room, fretting over sweat and grass stains. To help Canadians break away ...

Easy wall art showcases your style Winnipeg MB

Wall art is all the rage these days, but it needn't be expensive, or require a lot of time and talent to create. Using stretched canvas, spray paint ...

Eco-friendly décor Winnipeg MB

Gone are the days of doing just about anything without first considering the environment. Here are some tips on how to make your home eco-friendly.

Eco-friendly pest control Winnipeg MB

With the warmer temperatures here, many Canadians are spending more time outdoors working on the yard. Unfortunately, a common problem in many garden ...

Electric panel primer Winnipeg MB

After moving into a new home, one of the most daunting things homeowners see is the electric panel. Some simple safety and usage tips can help make t ...

Electric Shocks: Facts and Consequence Winnipeg MB

It's a fact: In Québec, more than 50% of all accidents wherein electricity is a causal factor happen to the general public. It is impossible to fores ...

Electricity: Better safe than sorry Winnipeg MB

Today's life is chock full of a multitude of small repetitive acts, most of them completely ordinary, where electricity plays a lead role. Now, altho ...

Energy Efficient Insulation Winnipeg MB

With oil, gas and electricity costs on the rise, you may be wondering how you can save some money around the house.

Energy-efficient housing made more affordable Winnipeg MB

As the price of energy continues to rise, homebuyers are becoming more conscious of the energy efficiency of their potential home. Today, more option ...

Environment Watch: Simple ways to make a difference Winnipeg MB

The following contains environmental information you should know about saving energy when doing laundry. Read on if you or a loved one is interested in environmental concerns and health in Winnipeg.

Fall home maintenance checklist Winnipeg MB

Colder weather, shorter days and falling leaves mean it's time to get your home ready for the winter months. Fall home maintenance involves more than ...

Fall into savings with energy efficient products for the home Winnipeg MB

As the summer season comes to a close and many activities move indoors, there's no better time to begin incorporating energy-efficient products into ...

Family excursions that don't include planes, trains and automobiles Winnipeg MB

Summertime fun doesn't have to mean big carbon emissions. Instead of planning a road trip or a vacation far away, think about fun things you can do w ...

Feng Shui Tips Winnipeg MB

Balance is a fundamental concept of Feng Shui. The Chinese realized thousands of years ago that there is a little male in every female and a little female in every male, hence the popular saying "get in touch with your feminine side".

Find the perfect pool to suit your needs Winnipeg MB

A swimming pool is the perfect way to entertain the kids and spend quality time with your family or just to relax and enjoy the outdoors. But before ...

Friendly home renovations Winnipeg MB

It's home renovation season in Canada! If you're thinking about a change, make your renovations about more than just dramatic colours and designer de ...

Garage Door Makeover Winnipeg MB

Replacing your old garage door system can completely change the appearance of your garage and bring undeniable benefits to your home.

Garage Organization Winnipeg MB

For many Canadians, the garage has become an extension of the house. It's an extra room for completing small jobs, storing large items and even entertaining - it doesn't have to be cluttered or difficult to navigate.

Gear up for the grilling season Winnipeg MB

With the summer barbecue season upon us, and Father's Day just around the corner, Sears Canada offers seasonal chefs advice on how to have their gril ...

Get a Greener Pesticide Free Lawn Winnipeg MB

Ten ways to get a greener lawn without the use of harmful chemicals or persticides.

Get boating Winnipeg MB

The human body is about 75 per cent water so it's no wonder that as soon as the warm weather arrives, our bodies are calling for trips to Canada's be ...

Get to know your furnace filter Winnipeg MB

On a daily basis, the filter for your central heating and air conditioning system works hard to provide clean, healthy air in your home by trapping d ...

Getting your pet back into its skinny collar - It's a walk in the park, for both of you Winnipeg MB

According to Statistics Canada, 36 percent of Canadians are overweight and according to the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA), 35 percen ...

Greening your laundry Winnipeg MB

Most people are unaware of exactly how much energy it takes to wash their clothes. Home laundering can account for up to 20% of total household hot w ...

Grilling Accessories Winnipeg MB

A wire rib rack holds multiple slabs of ribs upright so that heat circulates around the ribs, cooking them evenly, and allows the pork fat to drip down and away from the ribs. Plus, it frees up valuable cooking space on your grill.

Help Your Lawn Thrive Next Spring Winnipeg MB

As the cooler temperatures roll in it's time to get your lawn and garden ready for the winter months ahead. Take the time now to protect your yard and you will be rewarded with a lush, beautiful and weed resistant lawn and garden in the spring.

Home Fire Safety and Prevention Winnipeg MB

To prevent sparks and embers from entering and igniting your home, make sure there are screens with openings of 1/2 inch or smaller over all attic and foundation vents.

Home Preparations for the Spring Winnipeg MB

Spring is the perfect time to do some cleaning and organizing. Canadian Tire has an entire assortment of garage organization products to help organize any garage and maximize space.

Home Renovation tips Why not re-do your indoor air? Winnipeg MB

Every year we look for home renovation projects that will either give us more comfort or bring beauty or added value to our homes. It could be remode ...

Home Security Tips Home invasions: Being home doesn't mean you're safe Winnipeg MB

Did you know that recently Statistics Canada reported that there are approximately 130,000 break-ins a year reported to police in Canada? However, so ...

Home Security Tips: Keep your family safe from accidental fire Winnipeg MB

According to the Canadian Safety Council, every year about 400 Canadians lose their lives in an accidental household fire.

Honeycomb Window Shades Winnipeg MB

Heating your home can get expensive, especially with home heating costs on the rise. Honeycomb window shades can help insulate the home around the area of your windows, where much heat can be lost.

How do you connect with your kids online? Winnipeg MB

The following contains family services information you should know about learning how to connect with your children online. Read on if you or a loved one is interested in family health and care in Winnipeg.

How green is that spray paint? Winnipeg MB

Are you making purchases with the environment in mind? When choosing between two similar products, most consumers say they will choose the environmen ...

How to "window" shop for paint at home New interactive web tool makes choosing paint fun Winnipeg MB

Did you know that a large percentage of consumers still don't know what paint to buy once in a store? Experts say most people don't know how to go ab ...

How to green your cottage Winnipeg MB

Summer is here! This is the season when people go to the cottage to unwind and relax in the pleasures of nature. Making your cottage as energy effici ...

How to know if cleaners are really green Winnipeg MB

It can be difficult for customers to know which cleaning products are really safer and better for the environment.

Improving fire safety at home Winnipeg MB

According to Fire SAFE Ontario, one in ten Canadians have experienced a home fire. While the cause of the fire may not always be in our control, how ...

Increasing Curb Appeal Winnipeg MB

This ability to last longer makes ICP the sustainable pavement of the future. Sustainable means using methods, systems and materials that won't deplete resources or harm natural cycles.

Insulation Upgrades Winnipeg MB

If you're looking for ways to save money and heat this winter, try upgrading your current insulation.

It's now easier and more affordable than ever to clean green Winnipeg MB

Going "green" doesn't have to be all or nothing. Making even small changes in your every day life can have an enormous positive impact on the environ ...

Juggling your family's schedule can be a pain Winnipeg MB

Do you get dizzy just looking at your family's activity planner? You're not alone! Family stresses are the most common cause of headaches for one in ...

Keep your family fun clean as a whistle Winnipeg MB

Vim (www.vim.ca) Power Cream Sprays make it easy to keep your home looking beautiful. And when the tough dirt of summer is making your favourite item ...

Key to water safety is "Within Arm's Reach" Winnipeg MB

Summer in Canada is synonymous with water play and unfortunately that can spell disaster. Almost 500 Canadians die every year in water-related incide ...

Kitchen Islands Winnipeg MB

As the attractiveness of kitchen islands continue to grow, so do the innovations. Learn how to make your kitchen island dreams come true.

Kitchen organization for busy families Winnipeg MB

Countries have capitals, corporations have headquarters and families have the kitchen. No longer simply the room where meals are cooked, the kitchen ...

Kitchen Party: Make your kitchen conducive to entertaining Winnipeg MB

As Canadians, getting together with family and friends has always been one of our favourite pastimes. Rather than venturing out, we are increasingly ...

Kitchen Remodeling with Yellow Metals Winnipeg MB

While stainless steel and chrome finishes have dominated in kitchen décor for the past several years, yellow metal is coming back into style.

Landscape lighting: A great way to dress up your home Winnipeg MB

The real estate market may be in a slump, but not all industries having to do with the home are in trouble. Companies that specialize in remodeling a ...

Laundry Tips Winnipeg MB

During times when families are cutting back on discretionary spending, people want to know how to protect and preserve their favourite wardrobe items.

Local gardening lessons from developing countries around the world Winnipeg MB

Its gardening season. And any gardener in Canada can share at least one story of challenge and triumph when trying to grow their favourite vegetable. ...

Luxurious exteriors Outdoor entertaining in beautiful exterior spaces Winnipeg MB

An increasing number of Canadians are looking to extend their home decor outdoors in an attempt to harmonize their living spaces and bring beauty and ...

Make a splash in electricity savings Winnipeg MB

Do you live in one of the 45,000 Ontario homes with an above-ground electrically heated or unheated pool and/or spa? Did you know that you can save m ...

Mold and Mildew in Your Bathroom Winnipeg MB

Excess moisture can make your bathroom a haven for mold and mildew growth. Find out how to prevent mold and mildew from taking over your bathroom.

More than just a summer job Winnipeg MB

In today's marketplace, employees' expectations are increasing. As a result of these demands, companies are offering greater opportunities and more i ...

New poll shows Canadians very vulnerable to fire tragedy Results frighten fire safety experts Winnipeg MB

A new cross-country fire safety poll has revealed that Canadians are more vulnerable to fire tragedies than we need to be.

New stats reveal DIYers prone to faulty electrical work Winnipeg MB

It happens all year round. Independent-minded Ontarians make pilgrimages to local hardware stores in search of shiny new tools and equipment to under ...

Off-Season Air Conditioning Purchase Winnipeg MB

One simple property-management example of the benefit of against-the-flow thinking and basic research is air conditioning. Once a luxury and increasingly a necessity, air conditioning (AC) is an element of summer that may be best dealt with out of season.

Outdoor entertaining: Making the most of Canada's shortest season Winnipeg MB

Summers are always too short and many Canadians do their best to stretch out the season by packing in as much activity as possible. Often, this means ...

Outdoor Retreats Winnipeg MB

Like any room in your house lighting is key and when it comes to the outdoors, solar powered lights are a great option. Solar lights are environmentally friendly - which is great news for the green-minded consumer who's looking to save on their energy bills.

Pat Testers Winnipeg MB

Quality pat testing services are offered through Products4testing in Winnipeg. They are the authorized licensee beginning the local electrical authority to conduct pat testing then issue certificate. Their word is considered final in the business.

Patio Parties Personalize your backyard barbecue Winnipeg MB

The following contains food and nutrition information you should know about how to personalize your backyard barbecue. Read on if you or a loved one is interested in recipes and food preparation in Winnipeg.

Pests and your health Winnipeg MB

Insects and rodents play a vital role in the environment, but that doesn't mean that they should be welcome in your home. In addition to "bugging" yo ...

Pets aren't the ones putting their paws in the treat jar Winnipeg MB

As the human obesity epidemic grows many people are forgetting about our four-legged friends. According to the Canadian Veterinary Medical Associatio ...

Photo Frames Winnipeg MB

Accessories are to accentuate the person’s personality. Similarly rooms also require certain accessories to glorify themselves. And what's better than a contemporary piece of art in the form of a Photo frame.

Plant a Tree Winnipeg MB

Follow these simple steps to planting a tree with your family and in doing so, add a new member to your familly.

Pools and hot tubs go 'green' Winnipeg MB

Rising fuel costs and greater restrictions on water usage can make running pool and spa equipment more expensive these days - but the pool and spa in ...

Portable Water Purification System Winnipeg MB

If you work in DC or Baltimore and you want to use your office tap, you need a portable water purification system that removes lead. If you can, you should get your company to invest in a better filtration device that fits right onto the tap. There would be numerous advantages.

Prepare and protect your family this summer storm season Winnipeg MB

If last year's weather forecast is any indication of what to expect this summer, many areas of Canada should prepare themselves for record temperatur ...

Prepare Your Garage Door for Winter Winnipeg MB

Fall is the ideal time to do an inspection of your house to be sure that it will be ready to meet the rigours of winter. The maintenance of your garage door is a main part.

Pricing Standards of Natural Stone Winnipeg MB

Nowadays, people like to design their homes with natural stone tiles. These tiles have a rustic look that can render a country-side look to your homes in Winnipeg. You can use them to design your indoor or outdoor walls and floorings. They are available in various patterns and materials; hence you can mix and match various tiles to create a peerless contemplation.

Professional Movers Winnipeg MB

Moving is always a challenging task to every one of us in Winnipeg especially if we have too many stuff to pack and move. Can't blame you if you're one of the many people wishing for a fairy godmother to wave her magic wand and instantly have every item in your possession properly packed, sealed, labeled, and ready to be moved.

Protecting Pollinators Winnipeg MB

By observing pollinators in gardens, local parks, along country roads, basically anywhere flowers are growing, and then sending in your observations, you can help scientists to better understand the importance of pollinating insects in order to develop steps that can be taken to protect them. Read on for more information on how to get involved in the Pollination Canada (PC) initiative.

Protecting Shrubs and Trees Winnipeg MB

It's happened to many gardeners who simply just don't see it coming. Sometimes grass, which can go towards making our green spaces look simply gorgeous, can kill.

Published at age 10? Make it happen for your child Winnipeg MB

One of the best ways to motivate your children or students is to have their art published. It may appear complicated, but here are easy ways to do it ...

Put your old tech treasures out to green pastures Winnipeg MB

In the virtual world, there are no papers to sign, no compact discs to load in a stereo system and no photo albums to flip through. In addition to th ...

Ready, set, grill! Winnipeg MB

Now that the warm weather is here many Canadians are ready to get grilling. Canadian Tire has the following information to help you barbecue like a " ...

Reduce indoor noise Winnipeg MB

Canadian winters can be unruly, but what we often forget is that Canadian summers can also be unbearably hot. And with the aging population and so ma ...

Reducing Home Energy Bills Winnipeg MB

Relief from the cost of home heating fuel begins with the materials you use to build your home.

Reducing your speed saves more than a traffic offence - it could save a child's life Winnipeg MB

Speeding has become commonplace in Canada. According to the Traffic Injury Research Foundation, about 2.7 million Canadians admit to often driving w ...

Remodeling with Bathroom Tiles Winnipeg MB

A good bathroom tiles can enhance your bathroom decor. Therefore, if your bathroom looks dreary, then it’s the time to revamp your bathroom with the latest colors and designs in Winnipeg. An exceptionally good design can add all the more life to your bathrooms. Hence, you must follow some guidelines while selecting the most unique tiles for your bathroom.

Right-size your fridge Winnipeg MB

Do you have mystery food items that have been in your freezer for months? What about a second fridge in the basement that holds a couple of pop bottl ...

Save energy, save money Winnipeg MB

As the price of electricity continues to rise, we are faced with the growing need to become more energy efficient. One of the biggest consumers of en ...

Six energy saving tips to help maximize your "cool" potential Winnipeg MB

Want to maximize your energy efficiency and minimize the impact you have on the environment and your pocketbook this summer? Here are some easy tips ...

Slow your pace, it's not a race Winnipeg MB

Pedestrian safety applies to all Canadians, but when it comes to child pedestrian safety, the numbers really hit home. According to Safe Kids Canada ...

Spring Décor Tips Winnipeg MB

According to Cheryll Gillespie, casaGURU's home decorating guru, Easter is an "eggcellent" time to hop into spring décor!

Spring Interior Design Tips Winnipeg MB

Spring décor can best be described as: fresh, vibrant, and crisp. This is the perfect week to paint a room or a few walls. Throw open the windows and add a little colour to your rooms; after all, colour is your least expensive and most effective decorating tool!

Stainmaster Carpets Winnipeg MB

STAINMASTER carpets in Winnipeg are available in a variety of colors and textures so as to match your home decor. The most famous patterns include the luxurious Cut Pile carpet also referred to as plush pile, Twist Pile carpet, Patterned Cut & Loop, Textured Loop Pile, Textured Cut & Loop carpets and many more.

Stay on alert for radon Winnipeg MB

Most of us schedule an annual personal physical with our family doctor. When you consider the amount of time your family spends at home, it makes tot ...

Stay safe from summer storms Winnipeg MB

Winter's fury may be long forgotten, but unexpected summer storms can be just as dangerous. Heavy rains, strong winds, and lightning strikes can caus ...

Stemless Stemware Winnipeg MB

In the world of high-end stemware design in Winnipeg, rugged and low has been winning out over thin and spindly. Wine glasses without stems have been making a slow but steady inroads into the status quo of the beverage world. Cylindrical snifter-like glasses with minimal bases (if any at all) are fast becoming popular among younger wine drinkers. What starts with the young may spread to the old.

Summer's here - Time to put down the treats and get a paw up on exercise! Winnipeg MB

Obesity is a growing concern for humans as well as pets - and, eating right and daily exercise is essential for all pets to lead happy and healthy li ...

Survey Discloses Preferred Barbecue Features and Accessories Winnipeg MB

When it comes to barbecue features and accessories, tongs are tops and side burners and a searing zone are gaining in popularity.

Teaching children about pedestrian safety - over and over again - can save their lives Winnipeg MB

Spring and summer mean more than flowers, rain showers, vacation and relaxation. The warm weather also brings a little known fact and an unwelcome r ...

Testing the waters: Seven steps to spousal conversion Winnipeg MB

Despite the obvious benefits to boating, some still need help convincing their significant other (S.O.) the time has come to buy a boat and get out o ...

Tiki-tastic patio parties: Tips on hosting a memorable summer bash Winnipeg MB

"Making a splash on patios across Canada, Tiki chic reigns as this summer's hottest entertaining trend," says Korey Kealey, food and entertaining spe ...

Tilling Tools Winnipeg MB

Steve Maxwell, casaGURU's home improvement guru, shows you how to get the most tillage work done with the least amount of effort.

Tips and tricks to keep your whites white Winnipeg MB

An increase in Canadians sporting white clothing is a sure sign spring has arrived. Because white is a fashion 'do' this time of year, it's more impo ...

Tips for Refreshing the Rooms You Entertain In Winnipeg MB

We all want our homes to look their best when entertaining for the holidays or any time of year. Sally Morse, director of creative services for Hunter Douglas, Canada's leading manufacturer of custom window fashions, has the following tips for refreshing the rooms you entertain in.

Travelling with Fido? Winnipeg MB

Drooling, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea. A motion sick dog is not a pretty sight, particularly when the sickness takes place while you are en route. Rec ...

Type of Hydroponic Garden Systems Winnipeg MB

As a beginner in the field of hydroponic gardening in Winnipeg, you might get overwhelmed with the various types of hydroponic garden system. The following article takes into account the functions and the advantages of the three of the most popular types of garden systems. The following systems are: NFT or Nutrient Film Technique System, Ebb and Flow System, and the Drip System or Top Feed System.

Undersink Water Filter Winnipeg MB

Drinking water contains some things that you might not want to drink. Impurities and things that can taste bad and be less than healthy. Have you ever considered getting an under skin water filte from your local storer in Winnipeg?

Update the bathroom without breaking the bank Winnipeg MB

"It is possible to give your bathroom a great new look without going over your budget," says Anita Griffin, Canadian brand manager for Delta Faucet. ...

Upgrading Home Lighting Winnipeg MB

The economy may be in the doldrums, but that doesn't mean your decor has to be there too. It's possible to turn dark, dreary and dated decor into light, lively and "now" on just a shoestring budget.

Useful Home-Used Boxes Winnipeg MB

What a mess! Stuff everywhere and not enough room to put everything. Does this sound like you? It's the little items that are the hardest, easily broke and hard to keep like items together.

Vegetable Garden Design Winnipeg MB

Vegetable garden design varies with your imagination and choice. It is all about what you desire and want the design or look of the garden to be. It might be circular, wide, long depending on you as the control system to select is in your hands. The design also varies with the type of crops you are planning to grow in your garden in Winnipeg.

Vertical Style Window Blinds Winnipeg MB

Why is it that so many condominiums are using vertical blinds to cover the windows in Winnipeg? Could it be that these window blinds are talented at the excellent protection from bright light? Let's explore this idea, and see what we learn.

Water conservation made easy Winnipeg MB

For many Canadians, manicuring the lawn and maintaining a beautiful garden continues to be a favourite summertime hobby. While the desire for a beaut ...

Water Heater Sediment Winnipeg MB

The sediment in the bottom of your water heater is any solid material that settles to the bottom. Its can be sand or other debris from your well or the water mains, or it can be minerals, (calcium carbonate), that precipitates out of the water at higher temperatures.

Water Purification Devices Winnipeg MB

Which water purification device should you buy for your home? You want the best water purification device in Winnipeg for you and your family. But which water purifier is the one you should choose? By reading this article you will be able to make an informed decision.

Water safety can be as easy As "1-2-3" Winnipeg MB

Summer in Canada is synonymous with water play. Families often spend weekends near waterways in Canada's many lakes, rivers and beaches. While water ...

Weed Control Winnipeg MB

Nearly everyone who has a lawn in Winnipeg has the problem of weeds interfering with their vision of a lush green lawn. Weeds are not something anyone who desires a beautiful lawn wants to deal with. They are an uninvited guest that shows up unexpectedly and will only leave once brute force is applied.

What is a home inspection? Winnipeg MB

Whether you are shopping for a previously-owned house or a brand new house, an inspection provides insight to the condition of the home you are buyin ...

Window Decals Winnipeg MB

Window decals are everywhere and aside from the obvious humorous side they also have some important jobs to perform as well. One reason they are so popular is because they are cheap and easy to produce in volume and are eminently suitable for both indoor and outdoor use no matter what the weather conditions.

Working around the house and yard: Beware of wires Winnipeg MB

In Québec, the spring and summer weather entices us to come out of our houses and take care of the thousand and one little repairs and improvements t ...

Your tools: Safe and sound Winnipeg MB

One of the major elements in the successful performance of work around the home, both inside and outside, is the proper choice and use of tools.