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2019-08-06
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Decorating tips for renting a room or studio to a student

Are you renting out a student apartment? There are a few tips for quickly renting your room or studio! By being well-equipped, the apartment should make your future tenant’s life easier. Here are some essentials of student life! Set Up the Area Turning a student's home int
2019-08-06
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How to successfully prepare for back to school season: Create an extra homework area for your child!

For your child to want to do their homework, sometimes it is enough to set up an area of their own. But it must be both practical and dynamic. With a small budget and lots of originality, you can create a beautiful space that will stimulate your child’s mind and creativity. Her
2019-08-06
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What are TOD neighborhoods?

In March 2012, the City of Montreal launched a project to build more TOD (Transit Oriented Development) neighborhoods, that are, in a way, a return to previous values, a return to basics. TOD neighborhoods are residential areas that are near the public transportation system and a
2019-07-05
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What is the difference between hidden defects and apparent defects?

When buying a property, any diligent buyer will know that the physical condition of a building is as important as its location. Sometimes, however, the buyer is so excited about the aesthetic beauty of a property that they neglect to see or choose to ignore its defects. This is perha
2019-07-05
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A short guide to rainwater recovery

Blue gold is a precious natural resource, especially now with climate change. In Quebec, we are blessed with a territory that contains lots of it. But we must be careful. Here, we use it mainly to water plants, wash vehicles or clean garden furniture. But it is scarce! Around the wor
2019-07-05
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Guide : Find your air conditioner!

This year, you’ve decided to purchase an air-cooling system for your home: There is no way you are going to melt again like last summer! But there are so many options that you may be confused. There are numerous devices that can allow you to be comfortable during the summer hea
2019-07-05
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Useful list of expenses when buying a home

Useful list of expenses when buying a home Buying or selling a home comes at a cost. To avoid getting caught off guard, here's a list of expenses you should include in your "new home" budget. Buying: What are the one-time costs? Set aside the equivalent of 3% to 5% of
2019-06-05
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5 Tips to Showcase an Immaculate Bathroom

The color white in a bathroom shows elegance and freshness. But you can also change it up, give it a warm atmosphere, explore with different elements, materials and colors. The idea is to create contrasts, to highlight and theatricalize the room to make it as ori
2019-06-05
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Green Walls: To Refresh Buildings the Environmentally Friendly Way

Among the latest trends in the eco-home sector, green walls are gaining more and more popularity. Their aesthetic aspect makes them irresistibly appealing, while the different plants that they are composed of have a positive impact on the environment. Moreover, no one can underes
2019-06-05
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Home Automation: For Homes of Today

Home automation is used to build or renovate a home to make it an intelligent one. New technologies are constantly putting new tools at our disposal to make our lives easier. Below is some information to help you enjoy it to its fullest. What Is Home Automation?
2019-04-26
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What steps must be taken to ensure an environmentally responsible home?

Do you want to live in a healthy environment that respects our planet? It's easier than you think! Integrating the values of sustainable development on a daily basis within your household is enough. Here are some tips and practices to adopt for a
2019-04-26
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All you need to know about pre-purchase home inspections

What exactly is a pre-purchase inspection? The pre-purchase inspection of a building is an essential step in the real estate transaction which aims to identify any hidden defects or anomalies that pose a risk to your secu
2019-04-26
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Need to clear the air? Declutter your home!

That's it, you're decluttering your home. But how can it be done effectively? Let us help you out! Cleaning is not rocket science (even if you would like it to be done at the speed of light!). And sometimes it can be difficult to part from certain objects
2019-04-03
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Go from tenant to owner: 5 good reasons to convince you to take the leap

By becoming an owner, you will surely save money in the long run, but above all, you will have this satisfying feeling of living in a place that you can finally call "your own"... Here are some other reasons that will persuade you!
2019-04-03
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Green Roofs: The New Lungs of the City

They say that the trees are the lungs of the earth, but in the city, they are becoming more and more rare... In order to improve the situation, it is possible to opt for the green roof, a popular solution for many reasons. Let’s take a look. It is mainly in the city that green
2019-04-03
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Seeing Black at Home: Decorating with Dark Tones

You may associate it with the Adams Family or gothic teenagers, but black is a powerful indicator of refinement that gives rooms a sexy and mysterious atmosphere. A black room is chic and daring and will undeniably have guests talking! Black paint is intimidating, especially when
2019-03-06
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Soundproofing a room without using a hammer: mission possible

It is not always easy to enjoy a moment of tranquility in one’s home; whether it be due to the sound of a lawn-mower, a neighbor's music, passing cars, children's cries... Unless you live in the woods, you won’t be able to escape the noise! Fortunately, there are a fe
2019-03-06
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Hygge Philosophy: For a comfortable home

We know that happiness is found in small things. The Danish have clearly understood this. In Europe, they are considered to be the happiest people on the continent. Their secret? Hygge philosophy! Pronounced "hoo-ga", Hygge is an Art of L
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