Articles About Owning and Maintaining a Home

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living room How to find a good interior designer June 12 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques A little change does wonders for the soul. Since remodeling a room or your entire home requires a good eye, common sense and a good understanding of construction, an interior designer can quickly become a precious ally. This also applies when building a new home. Before you start shopping around for a professional interior designer, here are a few things to consider. pool Pool maintenance: a practical guide June 9 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Our summers may be short, but they sure can get hot. A pool is an ideal way to beat the heat, but proper maintenance is the key to truly enjoying it. Here are a few tips to keep your pool clean without breaking the bank. pool and sunglasses A practical guide to buying a pool May 29 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Summers in Quebec are hot and humid! The idea of a pool can be quite alluring. Here are a few things to consider before diving in. living room Heated floors: what you need to know May 19 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Building a home or replacing your flooring? Have you considered heated floors? brush painting the wall How to find the right building contractor April 19 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques How to find the right building contractor Minimalist lounge Minimalism: Living with less, daily April 6 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Minimalism isn’t just about decorating your home ⎯ it’s also a way of thinking that’s becoming more and more popular worldwide.  Vinegar, baking soda and lemon to clean Eco-friendly tips & tricks for spring cleaning April 6 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques The sun smiles down upon us longer and longer each day and the weather’s heating up, which means it’s time for the famous spring clean!  Pull the rope from its side Negotiation tips when buying or selling a house March 10 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques In this article, we’ll examine the oft-abstract art of negotiation in a real estate environment. winter road Our tips for a successful winter move March 7 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Are you planning to move in the dead of winter, amidst the snow and freezing cold? Believe it or not, there are many advantages to moving in the wintertime. Discover our tips on how to pull off a successful winter move. Get your shovels, de-icing salt and studded winter boots ready! Let’s do this! couple reading house plan What you need to know about building your own house March 1 2017 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Building your own house is an ambitious project governed by many regulations, and requiring a great deal of time, effort and expertise. Here's what you need to know before getting started