How to keep your new home mould-free

Posted on Posted in Household Tips

Mould spores can be found virtually everywhere, both indoors and out. They can grow on almost any material, including wood, paper, drywall, carpet and food. All that spores need are dampness, a food source and time. This means the key to preventing mould is managing the moisture levels in your home. You may think that […]

Radon health risks require testing

Posted on Posted in Household Tips

Since you can’t smell, taste or see radon gas that is present in most homes, how can you make sure your home is safe? The only way to know for sure is to purchase a radon test kit and measure the levels of radon in your home. Outdoors, radon gas is diluted and doesn’t pose […]

first-time homebuyers

What millennials want in a home

Posted on Posted in Design and Renovation, Real Estate Market

When entering the residential market, it’s important to appeal to as many people as possible, especially young, first-time homebuyers. They’re one of Canada’s fastest-growing markets, but their tastes and priorities are quite different. “The next generation of first-time homebuyers knows exactly what they want in their first major investment,” explains Christopher Alexander, regional director at […]