Category: Homeowner Tips

nova scotia winterAs winter and sub-zero temperatures descend upon Nova Scotia, freezing temperatures can burst pipes and result in flooding. Here are a few tips to keep the pipes warm and the water running properly.

Turn up the heat:  While you might

January 3, 2018 All Posts, Homeowner Tips, Our Blog SHARE »

The next time your sink or tub drain is clogged, forget those caustic commercial products and try this homemade drain-cleaning recipe instead.clogged sink

Learn how, courtesy of

June 1, 2017 All Posts, Corporate Blog, Homeowner Tips SHARE »


Going green

For anyone looking to make your home more energy efficient, you’re in luck. The Government of Ontario recently announced the creation of a new program to help Ontarians improve the energy efficiency of their homes.

The province is investing …

Cheerful couple using laptop together at home

One of life’s most exciting events is the purchase of a new home. Whether it’s your first or fifth time, buying a home is always a cause for celebration! It might feel like the hard part is over once you’ve …



Depending on your age, you may or may not be familiar with lead-based paint. Once a common feature in homes across the country, the use of lead in paint products (it made paint more durable and helped it to …