Outdoors

Yard Sale: Declutter your Home

Summer is the perfect season to hold a garage sale! Before you get started, here are some tips to ensure your garage sale goes off without a hitch!

Step one: Buddy up

Although running a garage sale on your own may be an ideal option, the more neighbours or friends you involve, the better. Having a street […]

July 27th, 2016|Organization Tips, Outdoors|

Secrets: At the Car Wash

Want to clean your car like a pro? Here are a few guidelines to follow.

While a pressure wash is okay once in a while, the pros recommend a regular hand wash.
Start by parking your car in a shaded area out of the sun, or wash your car on an overcast day. Direct sunlight can cause […]

July 20th, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Outdoors|

On the Fence

Over time, your wooden fence can become dirty. Don’t let dirt and mildew get you down! Here are some tips to help you get your wooden fence looking new again.

When cleaning your fence, it’s important to refrain from using harsh chemicals as they can cause damage to your flowers and grass. A power washer is […]

July 8th, 2016|Cleaning Tips, Outdoors, Summer|

Camp Smart: Seven Unusual Camping Tips

Empty coffee container: Put toilet paper into an empty coffee container to keep it dry.
Foam floor tiles: Bring a dozen or so and use them to create a comfortable floor in your tent.
Microfibre towels: Invest in microfibre towels when camping. Not only are they less bulky, but they are also very absorbent and quick drying.
Tick […]

June 15th, 2016|Family, Organization Tips, Outdoors|