A great home improvement project is finishing your basement. That’s because research shows it gives you a major return on investment, providing you great value for your money. Here are some pro tips to make the most of your makeover: Know when to hire a pro. It can be tempting to DIY many basement reno…… Continue reading How to maximize your investment on a basement reno project
It seems as if everywhere you look these days, a new condo is going up. It’s great to see new housing being built – except when it’s not. Cancelled condo projects have left many disappointed purchasers wondering how this can happen and what to do next. It can take a very long time for a…… Continue reading What are the risks when buying a pre-construction condo?
Westfield Maple Syrup Festival Location: Westfield Heritage Village Date: March 1,8, 15, 18, 19, 22, 29 2020 Time: 10 a.m. Discover one of Canada’s most time-honoured traditions as you learn both modern and historical methods of making maple syrup. From tree to table, bring your friends and family together to experience the magic of maple…… Continue reading Hamilton Event Listings: March 2020
Small-space living is a choice and necessity for many city dwellers, and it poses some unique design challenges. Whether you’re looking to change your current layout or make technical tweaks, there are key tips to keep in mind for bettering and maximizing your space safely. Get creative with layout. If you’re living in a bachelor…… Continue reading How to maximize a small living space
Provincial and federal governments have released some new changes that may affect your tax return this year. As you prepare for this upcoming tax season, it’s important to understand what these changes are and how they may impact you. Here, Lisa Gittens, tax expert at H&R Block, provides a breakdown of what you need to…… Continue reading New tax changes that may impact you
As temperatures drop, appetites sneak up. In the winter, poor health choices are more common for everyone. From a lack of vitamin D to a decrease in body temperature, many factors affect the foods that our bodies crave. For advice on how to stay on track with your diet and exercise routine, try following a…… Continue reading 5 tips to help you freeze out those winter cravings
New year’s resolutions are easy to make, but hard to keep. But buying a home is a serious commitment that calls for an extra dose of prudence. If you’re in the market for a home, keeping the resolutions below will go a long way to support you in having a positive experience. 1. Resolve to…… Continue reading Want to buy a house in 2020? Try these resolutions