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Prepare for your next home improvement and gardening project to make your home a beautiful place you and your family will love this year.
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Home and Garden | Jan 26, 2017

Breathing life back into your flowers

GUELPH — Most people can agree that beautiful, fresh flowers are fantastic for brightening up our day, our spring gardens and...

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SPONSORED CONTENT | Nov 17, 2016
Online audit tool can improve the energy efficiency of your home through retrofits

Online audit tool can improve the energy efficiency of your home through retrofits

Your energy dollars may literally be flying out of your window. However, if you don't know how the energy performance of your...

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SPONSORED CONTENT | Nov 17, 2016
Get paid for completing energy-saving retrofits in your home

Get paid for completing energy-saving retrofits in your home

You may have home renovations low on your list of spending priorities, partly due to prohibitive costs. You may also think...

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Home and Garden | Sep 30, 2016
Drones and farming

Drones giving Alliston-area farmers edge on crop management

ALLISTON - When it comes to figuring out where to spend time and resources managing crop fields, more farmers are discovering...

Alliston Herald | by Brad Pritchard
SPONSORED CONTENT | Jul 04, 2016
Barbecue safety 101

Barbecue safety 101

If you misuse your barbecue, you're literally playing with fire. While there's no substitute for a delicious steak or burger...

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SPONSORED CONTENT | Jun 27, 2016
Must-have backyard accessories for your BBQ party

Must-have backyard accessories for your BBQ party

You've got your barbecue fired up, and you've called everyone you know to come over. You've got the grocery list covered, but...

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Jun 20, 2016

Is your backyard BBQ ready for cooking season?

The long, cold months are behind us, and we've done something we've waited for all winter: uncovered the barbecue. However,...

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Jun 13, 2016

Tips for choosing the perfect BBQ

There are countless options out there when it comes to choosing a barbecue for your backyard oasis, and it pays to do your...

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May 06, 2016

How to start a pollinator-friendly garden

Follow these steps and you can turn your garden or yard into a pollinator paradise from spring to fall.

Metroland Media | Add Comment | by Nathan Howes
May 06, 2016

Ontario native plants help pollinators' crucial role in growing province's crops

The best way to help them get it is to plant native flowers, which are low maintenance, require little to no watering once...

Metroland Media | Add Comment | by Nathan Howes
May 04, 2016

Local designer creating ‘ambiance’ of goodwill

ATWOOD – Ambiance is defined as the mood or feeling of a place. Designer Kahley DeVries, owner of Ambiance Interiors, has...

Listowel Banner | Add Comment | by Shannon Burrows
Mar 28, 2016

Earn your green thumb this spring by starting your own fruit and vegetable garden

Now that spring is officially upon us, it’s the perfect time to start thinking about planting a fruit and vegetable garden!

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Mar 22, 2016

Thinking of buying a cottage? Here are 9 ways to make your vacation home a money-maker

The decision to buy a cottage is one that should be made after careful consideration, but with the right moves, you may be...

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Feb 24, 2016

Tips for transforming your vacation home into a lucrative rental property

Imagine waking up to a gorgeous waterfront sunrise as the cool summer breeze gently caresses your face and you don’t have a...

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Feb 05, 2016

How to turn your child’s bedroom from messy to manageable

Engage kids in organizing by starting with the possessions they love

Metroland Media | Add Comment | by Andrea Gordon
Dec 08, 2015

The greenest Christmas tree: real or artificial?

An environmentally friendly purchase hinges on how many years you’re willing to keep that fake Christmas tree around the...

Metroland Media | Add Comment | by Christopher Reynolds

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