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(NC) As Canadians, we rely on heating systems more than most nations in the world. But our need doesn't necessarily translate into knowledge. If you're unhappy with the comfort or cost of keeping your home warm in winter, here are some things to consider.Insulation is key. While the kind of energ...
11/14/2017
(NC) You've decided to get going on your dream renovation and worked out the details with a contractor. Now you're anxious to get the work started. But the contractor wants half the money up front. What should you do?Think very carefully before paying. Then think about finding a different contrac...
11/14/2017
(NC) Inspections play a very important role in any home purchasing process. While many people in highly competitive markets are choosing to skip this crucial service, assessing a property's condition helps you make an informed decision. With this in mind, there a few things for buyers and sellers...
11/13/2017
(NC) Wouldn't it be great if you didn't have to wait for cottage season and could spend all winter on your dock? A four-season cottage is ideal because it is accessible yearlong.“It is no surprise that a growing number of cottage-goers are looking to enjoy these benefits year-round by converting ...
05/09/2017
Watch this informative video from the WaterFurnace company, to learn how a ground source heat pump can provide energy-efficient heating and cooling for your home.http://embed.vidyard.com/share/oj7SUvOBnz9n0J_Z6uvBCQ Geothermal system operate more efficiently than ordinary heating and air conditio...
05/08/2017
Ontario Network for Internationally-trained Professionals OnlineA home inspector does a thorough examination of a house, both inside and out to determine the home’s condition, habitability and safety. Home Inspectors check the condition of the roof, foundation, floors, walls, insulation, plumbing...
04/30/2017
(NC) As a cottager, your next few months will likely be spent rushing up north on weekends to enjoy warm weather by the lake. There are a few things that you can do when you open your cottage for the season, to ensure the next few months are spent relaxing and not working around your summer prope...
04/25/2017
The Ministry of Consumer Services asked a volunteer panel of experts to review home inspector qualifications in Ontario. This is the panel’s report to the Minister. Currently in Ontario, anyone can call themselves a home inspector. This report takes a closer look at Ontario’s home inspector profe...
04/25/2017
(NC) Renovating a home can be a wiser investment than moving and popular makeover shows are certainly inspiring. However, these shows can also leave viewers with mistaken impressions.If life was like TV, we could dream up an addition on a Friday evening and be drinking coffee in it on Monday. Whi...
04/19/2017
(NC) Renovating is great for increasing the value of your home, but regular home maintenance is the easiest way to preserve your investment.As the weather warms, it is a perfect time to do a quick inspection of your home and catch up on simple seasonal chores. With a little effort, you can keep y...
03/30/2017
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