windows

The Importance of Windows in Energy Efficiency

Oct 12, 2021
When building or renovating a home, choosing the right windows for the project is a major decision that can impact both the design and curbside value of the property overall. This is why most homeowners focus on the aesthetic aspect of their windows and doors when selecting new products for their home.
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Sponsor Spotlight: RenovationFind

Sep 27, 2021
Get the scoop on Vancouver Fall Home Show sponsor RenovationFind before you see them at the Vancouver Convention Centre over the October 14-17 weekend.
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6 home repairs you can do yourself

Sep 22, 2021
Being a homeowner or renter has its challenges. It seems like every week there’s a new house repair on your fix-it list, and we get it – the prospect of tackling home repairs on your own can seem pretty daunting. But, knowing a few basic home repairs will help keep your household costs lower, and many can be done in just a few simple steps.
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Business Appreciation Spotlight: Premier Automation and Design

Aug 27, 2020
This Business Appreciation Spotlight shines a light on how Premier Automation and Design are making a difference in their community.
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Fresh Design Inspiration from Cloverdale Paint

Aug 10, 2020
Our friends at Cloverdale Paint have some on-trend paint palettes that will freshen up your space and liven up your walls.
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From the Veggie Patch: Harvesting Your Cauliflower

Aug 03, 2020
New Gardener Nick is ready to walk you through knowing when and how to harvest your cauliflower.
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From the Veggie Patch: Suckering Your Tomatoes

Jul 27, 2020
Do you know when to sucker your tomato plants? Do you know how? Nick walks us through this important step to increase your tomato plant yield.
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Jam at Home: Keeping Summer Fruit All Year Round

Jul 20, 2020
Get in touch with your inner homesteader and make great tasting memories with our guide to jam.
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A Beginner’s Guide to Baking Bread at Home

Jul 14, 2020
Bread making is a great way to take up some spare time and make something with your hands. If you're looking to add bread making to your repertoire? Check out our guide to No-Knead Bread!
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Spring Cleaning: Home Maintenance Musts

Feb 20, 2020
Is your space ready for summer? Add these maintenance items to your spring cleaning list to help keep your home comfortable this season (and next!).
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Gardening for Beginners: 3 Tips to Get Started

Feb 12, 2020
No green thumb? No problem! We've got three simple tips to help make your garden dreams a reality.
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Kitchen

Kitchen Inspiration: Backsplashes We Love

Feb 01, 2020
One of the elements that can really set the tone of your kitchen is the backsplash. To help inspire you, we've shared some of our favorite looks and styles.
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DIY Gift Idea: Mason Jar Elf

Dec 05, 2019
It can be hard to find the right gift for a colleague or teacher. This year, skip the gift card and try making something homemade. We've got just the DIY present!
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Baking 101: Simple Tips Worth Trying

Dec 03, 2019
Baking is a science and when you add in a distraction (or ten) treats don’t always come out as planned. Avoid baking woes this holiday season with our favorite culinary hacks.
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Festive Style: A Guide to Wreaths

Dec 01, 2019
Need some help decking the halls? Check out our guide to wreaths and find the perfect fit for your space.
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#VFHS19 Show Guide

Oct 24, 2019
The Vancouver Fall Home Show starts today! Here's everything you need to know to plan your visit to the show.
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Exploring SMÅ(ll): Small Space Living Tips & Tricks From Alison Mazurek

Oct 23, 2019
#VFHS19 Must-See: get a first-hand look at how Alison Mazurek creates a living space that is functional, stylish and accessible using affordable pieces from IKEA.
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Tired of Cooking? Lilydale to the Rescue!

Oct 10, 2019
As the weather starts to cool off and the holidays start creeping up on us, time becomes more and more challenging especially in the kitchen. Who wants to cook all day when we have people to see and places to go!
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Sponsor Spotlight: Habitat For Humanity & The ReStore

Oct 04, 2019
Learn how Habitat for Humanity and the ReStore are supporting our community and what you can do to help. Plus, get the scoop on what they're bringing to the show!
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