Archive | February, 2012

28 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Making Your New Oakville Neighborhood Work for You

When searching for your Oakville rental apartment you there is more to think about than the apartment itself. You should also bear in mind the type of neighbourhood you would like to live in. This has important implications for your social life and even your health. It may not be possible to tick all the […]

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26 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Stay Safe! Advice for Rental Apartment Tenants in Ontario

When you look at the national crime figures, Ontario consistently comes out among the safest Canadian provinces. If you live in Ontario this is good news but you should still take every possible precaution to avoid being a crime victim. People living in city apartments need to be especially careful because in multiple occupancy buildings […]

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24 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Alternative Ways to Use Charcoal in Mississauga

You would never guess it, but charcoal has a multitude of uses in your home for rent inMississauga.  So banish your childhood fears of receiving a lump of coal in your Christmas stocking and learn to embrace charcoal!  Just make sure that you use chemical-free, natural lump variety charcoal.  Otherwise, you run the risk of […]

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22 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Tips to Becoming a Successful Gardener in London

If you are a first time gardener in a home for rent in London, we have a few techniques for ensuring a gorgeous garden.  Even if you live in the smallest of houses for rent in London, the following essentials will work! 1. Compost is key – Where else can you get gold from garbage?  […]

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21 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Seven Tips for Better Communication with Your Toronto Landlord

If you live in a rental apartment in Toronto, or anywhere else for that matter, having a good and positive relationship with your landlord can increase your quality of life. It will not only mean that your maintenance requests are likely to be dealt with more quickly but it could make life easier if you […]

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18 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Going Smoke Free in your Ontario Rentals – Advice for Landlords

Smokers are in the minority these days in Ontario – 85 per cent of adults in the province don’t smoke and these non-smokers dislike having to breathe the second-hand smoke of the 15 per cent that still light up. For example, in the Peel region of Ontario (which covers Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga), the Public […]

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16 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Keep Squeaky Floors from Deterring Tenants in Oakville

As a landlord of Oakville rental properties, you know that the properties must be presented in the best way possible.  Still, there might be some issues that you never considered a deterrent when it comes to attracting potential tenants.  For example, the creak in the floor of your Oakville rental might strike you as an […]

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14 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Having an Eco-Friendly Kitchen in Mississauga

“The kitchen is the heart of the home.”  How many times have we heard that phrase? But it still holds true in any household among  apartments or houses for rent in Mississauga.  And since our kitchens will become the heart of the planet, we might as well ensure a healthy heart by keeping a green […]

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12 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Battle of the Bedbugs – Advice for Landlords and Tenants of Toronto Rentals

Bedbugs are a problem no one wants to own up to! Up to the 1950s these apple-pip-sized beasties were common all over the world, lurking in dark corners and coming out at night to feed on sleeping humans. In the second half of the 20th century, bedbugs declined thanks to widespread use of pesticides. Experts […]

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11 February 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Celebrating Valentine’s Day in Ottawa on a Budget

No matter how small your budget, you can still celebrate Valentine’s Day in style!  Whether you have children or will be cuddling a deux, read on for some tips to make the day memorable without breaking the bank.  Or anyone’s heart. If you have children and want to throw a party, consider the following: – […]

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