Archive | March, 2012

28 March 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Mirror, Mirror – Magical Ways to Make Your Oakville Rental Sparkle

Any home can be made brighter by the strategic use of mirrors.  With a little imagination and ingenuity, you can add mysterious rooms and dimensions throughout any of the many rentals inOakville.  Even broken mirrors can be recycled for craft projects.  Intrigued?  Read on! Bits and Pieces – For the crafty types, consider making a […]

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26 March 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Dealing with Noisy Neighbors in your London Apartment

There is no doubt about it – noisy neighbours can make life a misery. Heavy metal music playing late into the night, screaming marital fights , barking dogs, faulty smoke alarms, the DIY enthusiast endlessly hammering nails into his latest project – any of these can mean sleepless nights and discomfort for the people who […]

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24 March 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Items in Your Mississauga Rental You Should Repair Rather Than Replace

For the fifth consecutive year,Mississaugaresidents are encouraged to participate in Earth Hour on Saturday, March 31, at 8.30 p.m.  By turning off the lights inMississaugarentals for one hour, we can promote awareness of climate change and what we need to do to solve this issue.  Aside from this event, there are simple ways to help […]

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22 March 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Ottawa Apartment Living for Collectors: How to Display Your Collection

If you are a passionate collector it can be quite a challenge to live in a small Ottawa rental apartment. If you are not careful, your beloved possessions can take over, making the space feel cluttered and causing friction with your partner or roommate. There are ways around this problem. The trick is to make […]

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20 March 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Recycled Home Decor for Toronto Rental Properties

Toronto has an extensive recycling programme to help keep the city clean and green.  If you have ever wondered how you could decorate your Toronto rental with recycled products, we have a few intriguing ideas. Make a pillow cover from an old suit jacket – imagine how much fun you could have incorporating tweeds, herringbones […]

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18 March 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Living on a Budget: How to Economise in your Oakville Apartment

Many of us are living on stretched budgets at the moment and it makes sense to economise as much as possible. There are dozens of small ways that you can reduce your expenses. Properly implemented these measures can add up to considerable savings. Here are 12 tips to help you save money in your Oakville […]

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16 March 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Combating Planned Obsolescence in Rentals in London

London has recently been ranked as the 10th Smartest City in Canada.  One topic smart London residents should know about is planned obsolescence, where products are designed to wear out or stop being useful after a short time.  This practice costs consumers money, uses up valuable resources and overloads our landfills.  We have a few […]

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14 March 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Moving Away from Home for the First Time – How to do Laundry in your Mississauga Apartment

So you have just moved away from home and into your first apartment in Mississauga. This is an important step in life and it’s exciting to have your own space. But there are downsides to leaving home. If your Mom has been doing all your laundry for you this is one comfort you will certainly […]

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12 March 2012 ~ 0 Comments

How to Remove Stains and Spots from Furniture in your Toronto Rental Apartment

However careful you are, it is hard to avoid at least some spots and stains getting onto the soft furnishings in your home.  If you share your Toronto apartment with pets or children, then grubby marks are an inevitable part of life. The only way to avoid them would be to wrap everything in plastic, […]

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10 March 2012 ~ 0 Comments

Alternative Uses for Oatmeal in Ottawa

Oatmeal, alas, has a reputation for being bland and healthy. But don’t overlook this versatile food! You can use oatmeal to improve your health, entertain your kids and beautify your home for rent in Ottawa. For best results, use whole-grain, steel-cut oats, also known as coarse-cut or Irish oats. For a healthy glow: Brighten your skin […]

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