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Renovating for Seniors

As our loved ones get on in years their needs can evolve. It’s important to make sure they have as much freedom and independence as their health will allow and that can mean making some changes to their environment to make it easier on them. These can be relatively simple.

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What is a Subfloor and Do You Need It?

Installing flooring can come with a lot of complexity many people aren’t ready for. It seems simple from the outside – simply ripping out your old flooring and put new flooring in. For something like carpet it really is that simple but for other flooring types there are things that.

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Mistakes to Avoid When Installing Your Own Flooring

We live in a DIY world. Television shows, websites, and people we know have all taken on home do-it yourself projects. The shows and websites usually end up with professional grade installations – though it’s likely your friends met with varying levels of success. Installing your own flooring is certainly.

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Enhancing Your Foyer

Your foyer will always be the first thing anyone sees when they enter your home for the first time. When people judge your home’s interior, and they will judge, that foyer will be what sets the tone for the rest of their experience inside. Because of their generally small size.

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The Right Floor for Your Design

Designing a top-to-bottom renovation is equal parts exciting and nerve-wracking. On the one hand you finally have the ability to build the interior of your dreams and on the other you could potentially make a mistake that might ruin the feel of the whole thing.   Flooring is a big part.

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What is Marmoleum?

When you think of linoleum you tend to think of bygone days of all night diners with drab grays and beiges under buzzing fluorescent lights. There is a big reason for this: What you think of as linoleum isn’t linoleum at all but cheap plastic that took on the name.

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Tips on Renovating a Rental Unit

Having an income property can be a great way to make a little money on the side. Whether it’s a basement apartment or house purchased just for those purposes, maximizing rent is the name of the game. The best way to do that is by creating a space anyone could.

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What Colours Go Great with Wood

The great thing about wood (or bamboo) flooring, cabinetry, or accents is the natural glow it can lend to any room. It brings warmth and a natural feel regardless of its texture or colour.   It’s important not to fight against the benefits wood can bring aesthetically and to instead enhance.

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Great Kitchen Design Ideas

The kitchen is in many ways the centre of the home. It’s the room where meals are made and eaten, that sees the most foot traffic, and that becomes the casual social hub for most homeowners. Making it beautiful can add value to your home and, more importantly, value to.

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The Underrated Area Rug

We see it in modern home photography spreads all the time. Gorgeous wood flooring shining from wall to wall or tile filling all of the space in the room. When people think of flooring they think of that professionally installed bamboo or carpet – the kind of clean lines you’d.

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