When it comes time to choose a new home it's the subtle design features that most often separate one home from another.Those features are especially important when you're buying a . . .
This column is about how to cut down a dead or living tree threatening to fall on your home or, worse, your neighbour's new deck and spa.Before you read on, please consider this caveat: In this politically correct world, it's . . .
This summer, in what has been an exceptional growing season, local backyards will be serving up a veritable smorgasbord of fresh flavours and signature dishes. Ask a vegetable gardener about their tomatoes, cabbages, beets, beans, zucchini or whatever else they . . .
If I come across a great piece of fabric, it inspires me to make changes to my decor. Whether it is the colour palette in the pattern or the pattern itself, my head is filled with possibilities for updates. I . . .
Question: Do you have a solution on how to remove grease that seems to be baked onto the bottom of my old cast iron frying pan? I have tried some commercial cleaners, but they didn't work. Maybe you have a . . .
A number of people have called me recently about the premature yellowing of tree leaves and the subsequent drop of many hundreds of those leaves. The trees that are the worst culprits are hybrid poplars including Swedish aspens, Amur maple . . .
Question: I enjoyed an article you wrote about dealing with moisture issues in a cottage crawl space. My question is from a different angle. I'm looking to build a "baby boomer" cottage, one level, and have been reading on the . . .
While working in Edmonton in April, 2013, I got the call every Winnipeg homeowner fears -- an ice dam of glacial proportions had perforated our roof membrane and the melt was leaking through the dining room electrical fixture, turning our . . .
It's well known that painting is the most affordable way to update your decor but if you don't have a lot of experience with painting the task may seem daunting. Luckily, paint suppliers are here to help. CIL paint has . . .
Designing the floor plan of a new home can be a tricky business. Make the design too open-concept, and you run the risk of making a home's great room feel . . .
Many of you may think that new show homes are only open twice a year, during the Spring and Fall Parade of Homes. Although those two events certainly receive the . . .
SOLD:Sage CreekADDRESS: 2 Baptiste Tourond Rd.ASKING PRICE: $398, 000SOLD PRICE: $385, 000TAXES: $4, 227.74SQUARE FOOTAGE: 1, 394BEDROOMS: 3BATHROOMS: 2LOT SIZE: 41.5 x 114LISTING AGENT: Scott Moore, Realty Executives Premiere, 204-995-7355SELLING . . .
As fetching as some homes appear from the outside, when it comes to mature neighbourhoods, looks can be deceiving. Which is to say, while a century-old home might possess curb . . .
It's a burning question that can confound young couples and empty nesters alike: to buy a single family home, or a condominium? The reason the question lingers with so many buyers . . .