cat

5 Reasons to Get a Plumbing Inspection Before You Buy a Home

You’ve found your dream home. The price is right, the location is great, and the home inspection found no issues. However home inspections don’t give a detailed report on the plumbing so before you proceed to closing, i.e. settling on the property, it’s recommended to get a plumbing inspection. Why? Well, as aforementioned standard home […]

Continue Reading
Calgary

How to Create a Warm and Welcoming Grand Entrance

When turning a house into a home we all want to get the details right not just for visual aesthetics but also for overall feel of warmth and comfort, a place anyone would be happy to spend relaxing time in. Of course, the interior is essential to master, getting the spaces to feel open and […]

Continue Reading
plumber

4 Top Remodeling Projects for 2018

When it comes to home renovations, timing is everything. And lucky for homeowners, 2018 is shaping up to be a great year. Add value and style to your property with these home renovations. Bathroom A little handiwork and some paint can go along way in the bathroom. In fact, a bathroom refresh is just one […]

Continue Reading
inspection

What Do Home Inspectors Look For?

If you’re spending $50,00, $100,000, $500,000 or more for a home, it doesn’t make sense to question whether or not to hire a reputable home inspector. Spending a few hundred dollars up front to inspect the home and then hiring service professionals to fix any detected problems may save you thousands of dollars down the […]

Continue Reading
home interior

How To: The Modern Rustic Home

It’s frequently said that if you want to be happy, live a simple life. Well, we can’t really always get the quiet country lifestyle we want, but what we can do, is get that rural feel in our own homes. There are steps you can take to get  that simple, relaxing home environment that so […]

Continue Reading
invest in property

Facts You Should Know About REITs

Did you know that according to Forbes, the real estate industry ranks third after Finance and Investment, and Investment and Retail in making wealth worldwide? Indeed, the popularity of this industry is no mistake, and you may have come across the term Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs.) Investors enjoy payouts that grow steadily, making it […]

Continue Reading
inside house

4 Ways to Increase a Home’s Sale Value

Are you planning to put your home on the market in the near future? Are you wondering how you can maximise your equity without making a big dent in your bank balance? Undertaking a series of improvements is one way to go, but these can often work out to be expensive. Fear not; a variety […]

Continue Reading
kitchen

5 Ways to Make your Home More Modern

If you are thinking about renovating your home to make it look more sleek and modern, it’s important to start researching what works and what doesn’t right away. By doing so, you will not only save on building costs, you’ll go in with a better idea of how to give your home a new and […]

Continue Reading
property interior

Tech Up Your Property for the 21st Century

Technology has entered into every corner of our professional and personal lives. A smart thermostat that keeps your home warm and saves you money. A fridge that tells you’re about to run out of milk and butter. A doorbell that is connected to your phone lets you check who’s ringing without opening your door. For […]

Continue Reading
vienna

6 Most Livable Cities That You Should See

When you think of moving abroad or buying an international rental property, you might review lists of the most livable cities in the world. The towns that top the list can help you narrow down where to make an investment. The details that make a city livable also make the town an ideal vacation destination. […]

Continue Reading
row of colourful houses

The First Steps to Buying Your First Property

If you’re setting yourself up to buy your first real estate: congratulations! There’s truly no better way to use your money than to invest in bricks and mortar, whether you’ll be using the residence as your primary home or renting it out as a business endeavor. However, as you’re embarking on an entirely new path, […]

Continue Reading
design house

Increasing the Value of Your Home with Solar Lighting

The Solar Lighting System –As the use of solar energy is increasing, the solar lighting practice at home is also getting advanced. Now days you have a lot of variants for solar lights that are attractive in looking, noticeable in use and very convenient in terms of costs. These solar lights are also known as […]

Continue Reading
electrician

5 Main Reasons to get an Electrical Inspection Before Buying a Home

Electricity is a big part of our lives today. With all the devices that require electrical power nowadays, it’s hard to imagine a life without electricity. When moving into a new home there are many reasons for you to have an electrical inspection.You wouldn’t want to have all your devices overwhelmed or have the circuit […]

Continue Reading
storage unit

Decluttering Your Home: 5 Reasons To Use A Storage Unit

When you take a step back, you can be shocked to notice how quickly you’ve accumulate a ridiculous amount of “stuff” in your home. How many closets, basements or garages are packed full of items that you never use and may have never even taken out of the box? If you’re not that pleased with […]

Continue Reading