the RBC Convention Centre is going to be the main attraction in the city this weekend after the Home Expressions Home and Garden Show opened Friday.Manitoba's premier home show runs . . .
Once considered the rebels of the art world, street artists are now part of contemporary pop culture. So, it is only fitting IKEA, the Swedish retailer known for its affordable sleek designs and modern sensibilities, would enlist graffiti artists from . . .
CIL paint is unveiling its digital Culinary Collection of paint colours, featuring what it calls a mouth-watering palette of 20 hues, with names such as Adorable Peach, Bright Cherry, Cranberry Zing, Curry Spice, Lime Twist and Olive Oil."White kitchens have . . .
Water, when used in a decorative form such as a pond or water feature, can play a dominant role in today's modern oasis, evoking the sense of a more natural setting even in the urban jungle.Generally we associate ponds, formal . . .
Question: I read an article you wrote on the Internet and it prompted me to ask about a new siding project on our home we are planning. The house still has the old cedar lap siding, which has become a . . .
Home renovations often include large additions or finished basements. Many people are telling their contractor to build their basement, and even the upstairs walls, with insulating concrete forms (ICF), which exceed R-values recommended by the Manitoba Building Code. "The present code . . .
One of the greatest pleasures in spring as we walk through the garden, taking care to avoid compacting soggy-wet soil with our boots or the premature use of garden tools, is seeing the first shoots of perennials emerging. But there . . .
Matching sets can be boring. Why let someone else determine which accent chair goes with your sofa or that table lamps have to match. Coordinating items rather than playing it safe with matching sets is a great way to break . . .
QUESTION - The dry winter air has been hard on me this year. Can you recommend a household solution for cracked, dry heels? Bruno (Brandon).ANSWER - You may need to consult your physician if the skin is badly cracked. To . . .
Last year, the landscape surrounding show homes during the Spring 2014 Parade of Homes looked like a winter-bound scene from the movie Frozen.Fast forward to the Spring 2015 Parade of . . .
IF anyone ever doubted the difference Housing Opportunity Partnership makes in peoples' lives, all you have to do is ask Realtor Frank Zappia. "The only way I can put it is . . .
Buying a home tends to be an exercise in restraint.Which is to say, when you're in the market to buy a home, there's a tendency to go into a viewing . . .
One of the best aspects of buying a new home is that it's, well, new. Which is to say, when you walk in the door, everything is shiny and unspoiled, from . . .
SOLD: Maples ADDRESS: 34 Pearce Ave. ASKING PRICE: $259, 900 SOLD PRICE: $255, 000 TAXES: $2, 760.17 SQUARE FOOTAGE: 1, 062 BEDROOMS: 3 BATHROOMS: 1.5 LOT SIZE: 53 x 120 LISTING AGENT: Lynda Mackie, RE/MAX Executives, 204-890-9960 SELLING AGENT: Jen Lopez, . . .