Real Estate …. or Renovate?
Nov09

Real Estate …. or Renovate?

Your home is your castle. But maybe your castle has looked a little rough lately. The towers need re-roofing, the drawbridge has a broken chain, and the moat smells a little, well, moat-y. So you look around and you think, do I spend my hard-earned gold on fixing all these issues, or do I just pack it all up and move to that new castle subdivision they’re building over in the next valley? Well, you’re not alone. It’s probably...

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Burning Questions?
Oct01

Burning Questions?

  Ah fall. That contemplative time of year. That time of year when we begin to reflect, and start to prepare for the coming winter by taking care of those outside chores before everything’s buried under a blanket of snow. Yard work, particularly raking up the leaves, is one of the big tasks. I’ve got 4 full-size maples in my backyard, and by the time we’re done, we’ve hauled about 50 bags to the curb.   After taking some Tylenol to...

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Stretching Summer!
Sep23

Stretching Summer!

  Being Canadian, we’re all pretty skilled players when it comes to moving successfully through the seasons. No, not just “winter and construction”, but all 4; winter, spring, summer, and fall. And since we’re now just beginning to see the first signs of transitioning from summer into fall, It’s likely that we’re doing everything we can to squeeze as much outdoor activity out of the beautiful late-summer weather.   Late summer golf is...

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