Homeowners: How to think like an investor

Homeowners: How to think like an investor

It’s a new year and a fresh start this January 2019 and I’m excited to get started with some solid info on how you can continue to grow your wealth even if…

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A white winter doesn’t need to be dreary

A white winter doesn’t need to be dreary

By Cindy-lou Schmidt So the holiday decor has been packed away and as we begin to enjoy the next stage of winter, it can often become dreary inside our homes. Here are…

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Going green at Home

Going green at Home

By Cindy-lou Schmidt Last Saturday, Reep Green Solutions of Kitchener-Waterloo ran another one of their great public programs. This one involved vermicomposting! For those of you who want to live more sustainably,…

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Holiday Renovations

Holiday Renovations

By Cindy-lou Schmidt When it comes to the holidays, we love to put our best foot forward. So what are some easy updates that we can get done before our friends and…

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Do you need more room? Five signs it may be time to make a move.

Do you need more room? Five signs it may be time to make a move.

By Cindy-lou Schmidt If you’re finding that your home just isn’t as comfortable as it used to be, it could be that you might need a little more space. Here are 5…

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HEPA Air Filtration — Clean Air Inside the Home

HEPA Air Filtration — Clean Air Inside the Home

By Cindy-lou Schmidt We often hear news articles about the air quality, especially during the summer months. But as the winter month’s near, it is more important than ever to make sure…

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Home renovations in a changing market

Home renovations in a changing market

By Cindy-lou Schmidt After home ownership, the second investment that Canadians love to spend their money on most are home renovations. While this can be a worthy adventure, it can also be…

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Is your home in the ragweed capital?

Is your home in the ragweed capital?

By Cindy-lou Schmidt Well if you live in Ontario, close to Toronto, the answer is yes! If you have been congested, your eyes itching and your throat scratchy since mid-July, you may…

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Planning for green fingers and thumbs?

Planning for green fingers and thumbs?

If you’re new to gardening, or have moved to a new home with many unknown plants, you’ll be pleased to know that Waterloo Region has a fantastic Facebook group “Gardeners of KW“,…

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Spring Safety

Spring Safety

Spring cleaning is a time celebrated by some and enjoyed less by others, but there are some basic tasks that you should definitely be doing to maintain your home this season: Clean…

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