Don’t get robbed by bad design
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Don't get robbed by bad design

Colin and Justin, the Scotland-born hosts of HGTV's Home Heist, have become quite attached to Canada. They've bought a condo here,...


Candice Olson’s best basements
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Candice Olson's best basements

For 20 years, interior designer Candice Olson has been offering Canadians her well-seasoned design expertise for all areas of the...


Be your own home inspector
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Be your own home inspector

“This offer conditional on a satisfactory home inspection.” If you've bought or sold a house lately, there's a good chance...


A guide to household heating
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A guide to household heating

What are your options when your heating system calls it quits?


Refurbish your windows for energy efficiency
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Refurbish your windows for energy efficiency

How to fix your old box sash windows to seal the cracks that waste energy


Recycle your household water
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Recycle your household water

To the naked eye, the front lawn of Joe and Christina Kovalic's house looks like any other suburban sea of green grass, but a few...


Mike Holmes’ eco-friendly reno rescue
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Mike Holmes' eco-friendly reno rescue

Christina Kovalik wrote a tearful seven-page letter to reno guru Mike Holmes, in 2005. Two years previous, Christina and her...


Tile-cutting techniques and tools
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Tile-cutting techniques and tools

Whether glass, ceramic or stone, tile offers up so many decorative possibilities for surfaces around the house. And it is a great...


Find energy rebates in your province
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Find energy rebates in your province

Rebate programs can make your eco-friendly investments pay back even faster


Exploring your options for solar and wind power
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Exploring your options for solar and wind power

It looks like a gigantic piece of art,” remarked my Uncle Robert as we drove past the large wind turbine in Toronto. He's right....

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