How Do You Determine What You Need to Do

January 11th, 2012

Say you’re a homeowner wanting to sell your two-storey, detached home. You sit down and make a list of things that need to get done to make your property as attractive as possible to buyers.


You consider the backyard. “Hmm,” you think. “Doesn’t our deck need a new finish and our flowerbed need new edging stones?”


Then you think about the basement. “The carpeting. It’s old. We really should ...

Little Things Make a BIG Difference

January 1st, 2012

There’s no doubt about it. A completely renovated room – especially a kitchen or bathroom – will really impress home buyers. That room will probably look brand new and very stylish.

But you don’t have to do a full “tear-down- the-walls” type of renovation to upgrade the look of a room. In fact, just a few minor improvements can make a big difference.

For example, upgrading wall plates is an e ...