Category: Home Maintenance

Fall Home Maintenance Checklist!

Fall is in full swing, and the snow is going to fall before we know it (unless you’re in Alberta where you were lucky enough to already have some early September snow!). There’s a lot of maintenance that comes with home ownership, and we know you’re busy so we’ve put together a handy list to help with your fall home maintenance. Inspect Your Roof – You’ll want to check for any minor or major issues as they’re likely to...

Melt Ice Without Damaging Your Concrete

It happens every year. We’re faced with the decision of slippery walkways or using a de-icing agent that could potentially damage our concrete. Many de-icing agents contain salt which is very effective in getting rid of ice, but many also contain ingredients that are harmful to your concrete not to mention metal objects, pets, children and the environment. Regularly using salt to melt ice will pit your concrete and once your concrete pits, it will eventually crack...