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Better Ways to Dispose of Paint

A lot of us have had leftover cans of paint lingering in our basement or garage. It often isn’t something we think twice about, unless we’re wondering how we can properly dispose of it. After all, it seems like it can’t be as easy as simply throwing the leftovers into a nearby dumpster. You[...]

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National Bike Day

Bike Day in Canada (http://www.canadabikes.org/activities/bike­day­in­canada/) is being held May 25, 2016. It’s the second annual Bike Day in Canada and serves as an opportunity to tout the various benefits of cycling as well as cycling development. It’s also a chance to encourage more people[...]

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Better Home Security Starts with Seven Simple Steps

We all want to feel safe and secure in our homes. In fact, most of us do feel that way. However, when you watch the news or hear a frightening story from a neighbour, it’s sometimes difficult to not worry. We understand. That’s why we’re dedicating an entire blog to better home security.[...]

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Keeping Fruits and Vegetables Fresher, Longer

We all know that fruits and vegetables are part of a balanced diet. As the temperatures grow warmer, fresh fruits and vegetables are available in supermarkets, at roadside stands, and even at farmer’s markets. It’s tempting to pick up a handful of berries or vine ripe tomatoes, but something[...]

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Understanding Your Homeowners Policy

Chances are that when you look at your homeowners policy, you feel overwhelmed by the amount of legalese. You’re not alone. A lot of homeowners are aware that homeowners insurance is something that is important, but they’re not sure why they have it or even what it all means. That’s okay![...]