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How to keep pests out of your home this fall

While it’s still pretty warm out right now, the temperature will start dipping soon, and all of Mother Nature’s creatures will start looking for a warm spot to spend the fall and winter.

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Home maintenance tasks to tackle in August

In July, Tarion Warranty Corporation recommends airing out damp basements, cleaning your air conditioner, checking exhaust fans, checking your water heater for leaks, checking and resetting your ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI), and more!

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4 home renovation surprises you should anticipate

For many reasons, summer is a great time of year to take on a major home renovation. But, with every big project comes the unexpected. You can plan your home renovation as much as you like and you’ll still get hit with surprises.

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How the end of the cap-and-trade carbon tax impacts your home

The province of Ontario issued an announcement, officially ending the cap-and-trade carbon tax. How does this affect your home?

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Summer cleaning tasks you should tackle this week

The heat is on! Summer is finally here and after the longest winter ever, we want to make sure your house and yard are summer ready. So here are some cleaning and maintenance tips to keep things in tip-top shape this summer.

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Why summer is the perfect time for a major kitchen renovation

If you’ve been staring at your outdated kitchen with bland laminate countertops, worn out appliances, and crooked cabinetry, then now’s the time to consider a major kitchen renovation.

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How you can help make Toronto a greener city at home

The City of Toronto partnered with three community groups on the Toronto’s Greenest Neighbourhoods project with the goal of encouraging more people to take advantage of rebates and incentives for home energy retrofits.

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5 ways to prevent home flooding in the rainy season

It may seem difficult to predict each year whether or not your home will be safe from flooding during the rainy season, but some regular maintenance and planning should prevent major water problems.

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Spring cleaning as an act of self-care

To some, it might seem like self-care is merely a millennial buzzword; but there’s much more to it than face masks and aromatherapy candles. Staying on top of spring cleaning can be a form of self-care, too.

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$100 million to support energy efficient retrofits in Ontario homes

The governments of Canada and Ontario recently announced up to $100 million in funding to support energy efficient retrofit projects for homeowners.

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