Articles About Owning and Maintaining a Home

How often should you check the condition of heating and cooling system? Are there any grants available to re-do your balconies? Do you need a permit to do renovations? We're here to help.

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An Eco-Friendly Halloween

October 18 2019 | by Audrey Gilbert Soon, on Halloween night, witches and wizards will swarm into the streets to go on a wild scavenger hunt for candies. But why not celebrate keeping the environment in mind by reusing and recycling?
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How to maintain your cottage to make the most of it

October 16 2019 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques If you have a three-season cottage—that is, a cottage you don't use in winter—it requires some maintenance work in the fall and spring.

Create a vegetable garden at home with hydroponics

September 18 2019 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Home hydroponics is becoming more and more popular. But what exactly are the benefits of hydroponics, and what basic equipment do you need?
The right way to remodel your garage

The right way to remodel your garage

April 12 2019 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques If you want to remodel your garage, you may be experiencing a number of desires or frustrations. Perhaps it's overflowing with items you're storing "for now." Maybe you'd like to get more out of it by using it for a certain activity. Or maybe you just want to use it more regularly for—your car.
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Two kids, one room: how to organize the space

July 23 2018 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques The size of your property doesn’t allow you to provide individual rooms for all of your children? No problem! The little ones can always share a room. And to make sure everything goes smoothly, follow these simple tips!
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How to keep your home clean when you have a pet

July 17 2018 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Sharing your life with a pet can be an absolute joy. The unconditional love you get from a furry friend is a fantastic reward, but it must be said that rooming with kitty and doggo can sometimes get complicated.
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Choosing your lighting for your house

June 15 2018 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Renovating a room, or even your entire house? Choosing the lighting is often a headache. Here’s a little guide to shed some light on the subject!
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10 kitchen trends for 2018

June 14 2018 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Need a new look? Follow this guide to discover ten essential decor trends for 2018!
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Choosing the ideal countertop for your kitchen

May 1 2018 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques The advantages and inconveniences of the most sought-after materials in interior design.
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A guide to buying the best home appliances

April 30 2018 | by Multi-Prêts Hypothèques Because these are big purchases, after all, rest easy knowing you can rely on our checklist.