TeamCHAMP is TeamPLANT

If you read our post on spider plants a couple weeks ago, you shouldn’t be surprised to learn that we’ve been on a plant kick recently. Houseplants are great – they allow you enjoy a piece of spring and summer all year long. However, plant care sometimes has an emotional cost. If your care—or lack…

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Kingston’s Busy Week

I hope you’ve all enjoyed your hibernation this winter, because it’s officially time to wake up. Though it’s true that Spring officially starts at 12:15 p.m. on Tuesday, March 20th, you’d be doing yourself a disservice by hiding yourself away at home next week. Our fair city is stirring, and you don’t want to miss out.…

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Buying a home of your own

Buying a home of your own

So you’ve decided you want to stop paying rent and buy your first home. You’re not alone. With interest rates at their lowest in decades, many people have discovered that mortgage payments can be significantly lower or at least comparable to the rent they are currently paying. Making the decision to become a homeowner is…

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Choosing the Right Neighborhood

When buying a home, the neighbourhood you select will not only play a pivotal role in your family’s life, but in the resale value of the property. One person’s ideal neighbourhood however may vary greatly from another’s. But, regardless, there are some needs and wants that generally do not change. The distance from your new…

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Home Owners Primer

Home Owners Primer

New homeowners often find there’s more to keeping up a house than cutting the grass and clearing snow from the driveway. Tools To start with, a new homeowner needs to have on hand a ‘basic tool kit’. A number of basic tools are a must C a metal hammer, screwdrivers with a variety of heads,…

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