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5 Furniture Rental Tips for Your Home Staging

Toronto’s real estate market isn’t what it used to be. Sure, the housing market is still offering $800,000 homes, but sales and bidding wars aren’t quite what they were a year ago.

With the Ontario government implementing new measures to cool off the housing market and the Bank of Canada (BOC) gradually raising interest rates, potential homebuyers are beginning to take a wait-and-see approach. And this is making many homeowners nervous. Continue Reading

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5 Tips to Increase The Longevity of Your Roof

When you buy a home, you expect your roof to last forever. Roof replacement costs average around $34,000, so it’s important to catch any problems with your roof early. Fortunately, with a bit of consistent maintenance getting your roof to last is a simple task. This blog post looks at five different tips that will help you increase the longevity of your roof. Continue Reading

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4 Benefits of Adding Futons to Your Home Decor

Futons are pieces of furniture made of wood or metal that has the capability to transition from sofa-type seating into a bed. If you are looking to re-organize your living room or bedroom and have the space to add extra furniture, it is a popular choice to look at a sofa, ottoman, or reclining chair.

However, a futon is a great option and may just be the missing piece you are looking for to bring your room together. Below are just some benefits of adding a futon to your home.

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6 Guidelines to Clean Your Household Ducts Regularly

Duct cleaning is important to protect your home and your furniture. It is also important to the health and well-being of your family members, including your pets.

Duct cleaning can also help you to reduce the costs of heating or cooling your home as clogged up vents and dirty filters block the expensive flow of air throughout your home. It almost always improves the performance of your heating and ventilation and air circulation and this quickly shows up in the money you can save and the energy you can conserve.

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5 Signs You Need to Waterproof Your Basement

Basements tend to be more vulnerable to moisture and flooding than other areas of the house, and these problems can cause serious damage to your house’s foundation. Properly waterproofing your basement is the best way to prevent this type of damage.

But there are a few things you need to know before you decide what type of waterproofing you need:

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