Five Ways to Add Value to Your Home

For a homeowner, a house is not just somewhere to live, it is also a large investment, and one that is very worth protecting. Making changes to the home can be costly as well as a lot of disruption so it is important that any adaptations are ones that will not only...

Why Home Elevators are Helping Seniors Age in Place

Canada’s seniors’ population is expected to grow by 68 per cent over the next 20 years, according to a report. The older demographic has tripled in size over the last 40 years and, between 1977 and 1997, from about two million to 3.5million says the Canadian Institute...

Be Inspired by World Environment Day

The United Nations World Environment Day takes place every June and the aim is to celebrate and safeguard our environment – and restore our ecosystems. For this year the day’s theme is ‘ecosystem restoration’. Canada enjoys a variety of ecosystems, some of which...
Chance to Celebrate National AccessAbility Week 2021

Chance to Celebrate National AccessAbility Week 2021

Canada’s National AccessAbility Week takes place later this month from May 30 to June 5. NAAW is a chance to celebrate the contributions that persons with disabilities make to the country. It also shines a spotlight on the work carried out by individuals, workplaces...

Five Springtime Ideas to Improve Your Garden

This spring make your garden somewhere you will want to spend time over the summer, and start looking forward to long warm evenings of entertaining, and quiet sunny moments with a book. Now is the time for Canadian homeowners to wake up that tired space, give it a...

Give Your Home a New Lease of Life This Spring

When spring is in the air, it is a strange human instinct to want to refresh the home. But rather than just a simple spring clean this year, why not go a bit further and make a few changes to rejuvenate your home? Seniors have often lived in their homes for a few...