Spring Looms Large

  Yes, I know here in this part of Ontario we’ve skipped through winter with nary a frigid temperature and very little snow but still, it’s Ontario, spring always looms large. Personally I have projects and purging inside that I’ve managed to avoid, but any day now we’ll be outside looking at gardens, yards and … More Spring Looms Large

It’s a beautiful day, Don’t let it get away!

If you’re a U2 fan (or a Top 40’er, this is      clearly mainstream U2) the lyrics might ring a bell—Beautiful Day just feels right, for me anyway, as we hit our stride in spring…yes, slowly.   It’s time to take a big leap into the backyard, the front yard (mine’s looking better this year, we … More It’s a beautiful day, Don’t let it get away!

Before & After

Ah yes, the before and after; we all love the promise of the after but too often live too long with the before. At core, in addition to working with buyers and sellers, we offer a one hour staging consultation, and, half the team here has had extensive experience in renovation and higher end house … More Before & After

Cellar Dweller

  ….mine is not even this nice, read on, you’ll see….           Well, I’m not a dweller but I do have a cellar, rather I have a problem with my cellar that I thought I’d share. If anyone has had a similar issue, if anyone has suggestions by all means jump … More Cellar Dweller

Water FAQ

This is one of those dry posts (pun not intended but there it is). It’s more fun to ramble on about house value, the proposed Gore Park redo in downtown Hamilton (and I will ramble on about that one day!), all the fun things we can do now that summer is here, finally, but, I … More Water FAQ