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Halloween is Over…Now What to Do with Your Pumpkin

Halloween 2016 has come and gone. Some had many trick or treaters, others in the office only a handful of visitors. Now it is very easy to take care of the leftover candy and chocolates but what to do with your jack-o-lantern/ pumpkin? Eat It Your pumpkin is in good shape having survived Halloween without being kicked or… Read more »

Samsung Washing Machine Safety Advisory

Samsung is working with Health Canada to address potential safety issues with certain top-loading, high-efficiency washing machines that can vibrate so much to cause a risk of injury or damage property. Washing bedding, bulky items such as winter coats or a load of jeans on certain settings may cause the washers to vibrate abnormally and customers should… Read more »

Tips to Reduce Heat Loss in Your Home This Fall

Summer is coming to an end. It may not be officially Fall as that is not until September 22nd- but when Labour Day has come and gone it is time to get ready for fall. While people are putting away their summer clothing and taking out their fall clothing- you should think about getting your… Read more »

Prevent Your Home Against Water Damage

Water damage is one of the most common and costly challenges facing homeowners. Below are four things a homeowner can do to safeguard their home against preventable and expensive water damage. Ways to minimize the risk of water damage Install water alarm system. Operates like smoke detectors but warns of leaks from toilets, water heaters, overflowing baths… Read more »

Parts of a Sink

Stainless Inlet Supply Connectors Flexible supply lines bring water and gas from the permanently installed pipes behind your walls to your fixtures and appliances. These lines connect your fixtures and appliances to the in-wall plumbing and have simplified the installation of  new toilets and faucets. Emergency Shut Off Valve You should not have to turn off the water to the entire… Read more »

TriCities, Fraser Valley & Richmond/Surrey Celebrations 2016

Canada’s 149th birthday is only two days away. There are numerous celebrations happening all over Metro Vancouver and below are a few that you may want to check out in the Tri-Cities, Fraser Valley, Richmond and Surrey. Richmond Canada Day Celebrations Steveston Salmon Festival aka “Canada’s biggest little birthday party since 1945” 71st annual celebration of Canada’s birthday and the… Read more »

Bathroom Fan Rebates from BC Hydro

Upgrading Your Bathroom Fans If you feel your current bathroom fan is not working as well as it used to or if your home ventilation seems poor it may be time to replace your bathroom fans. There are many Energy Star® rated bathroom fans that will save you on energy (electricity) costs while improving the air circulation and moisture removal… Read more »

Ductless Splits vs Window Shaker Air Conditioners

People have many choices for cooling down their home. A window shaker air conditioner is one inexpensive way to do it but they do come with some disadvantages. Their cooling capability is not comparable to a ductless split to give you the desired temperature or same level of cooling in the room. Why Not Use a Window Unit? – They’re… Read more »