Out With the Old & In With the Blue #DIYWithBen

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Our house was a new build when we bought it, so we were lucky enough to choose the interior of the home, including the paint colours. Unfortunately, the builder’s paint wasn’t exactly the quality I would have hoped for and it didn’t take long for the walls to get scuffs and marks on them. Over […]

Our new washroom is in the home stretch #DIY

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It’s amazing what a coat of paint can do. If you remember how our bathroom looked a few weeks ago, you will know that it was just drywalled. Since then we sanded, primed and painted. The paint we chose was Behr Premium Plus Interior Satin Enamel. It paints on smoothly and will stand up well […]

Win a $10,000 Kitchen Makeover #FinishYourKitchen

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When we bought our house ten years ago we were able to choose the interior. The great part of that was that we chose the colours and tones that we loved and we have always been happy with the way it looks at a glance. The bad part was that we were on a budget […]

My Delta Touch Faucet lets me play more and clean less


I have four children, so I know all about messes. Whether their hands are covered in mud, glue, paint, toothpaste, hair gel or whatever other substance they got into…I will find it on my faucets. I saved myself some cleaning by getting a hands free soap dispenser, but that didn’t solve the problem of the […]

Choosing the Right Backyard for your Home {Guest Post}


Whether you are lucky enough to be building your own home or are just looking for something new on the market, it is always important to consider the type of backyard you need – and want. When deciding upon your perfect backyard, you should consider your current lifestyle, the needs of children and pets, maintenance […]

Dreaming of bedroom redecorating


We have been slowly doing some renovations and redecorating in our house. We have painted the kids’ rooms, the upstairs hallway and most of the main floor (it’s not quite done yet), and my husband and his father have been working on our basement to finish getting everything drywalled so we can finally have a […]

Where do you need Lysol Fabric Mist?

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With spring comes spring cleaning, and this year it has been a major cleaning! We are purging and rearranging and developing new storage solutions to get out home functioning better for our growing family. Part of my spring cleaning has been cleaning the carpets and furniture. They look so much better after being cleaned with […]