Have a Merry Renovation

How to have a good relationship with your contractor It’s been said before that the contractor-homeowner relationship is a bit like a marriage: you’re sharing a house, are often asking each other difficult financial questions, and sometimes you just wish the other would go away! Over the years, I’ve worked on countless renovation projects, large

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The Bayhill™ Collection

Tailored yet relaxed, Moen’s Bayhill™ Collection is an exercise in design balance. This lustrous collection works seamlessly with today’s lifestyles. The Bayhill™ one-handle high arc pulldown kitchen faucet is available in Mediterranean Bronze and Spot Resist™ Stainless finishes. The Mediterranean Bronze delivers a rich, dark brown, old world finish with striking light and dark accents for a

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Tips to Creating a Standout Kitchen Backsplash

Choosing a backsplash is the perfect time to have some fun with your kitchen décor. Adding a backsplash is akin to adding jewelry to the kitchen. Since there is only a two-foot height between the countertop and upper cabinets, splurging can be kept reasonable. Combine a few of the below 5 backsplash elements to create

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Choosing a Heat Pump System

As cold as it gets outside, you’ll heat up the productivity indoors. Ruud has the most comprehensive, feature-loaded lineup in the heating industry. Our super-efficient technology provides savings on both gas and electricity. Whatever Ruud heating option you choose, you can depend on energy-saving, cost-effective, reliable performance for years to come. Are Some Heat Pumps Better

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Help Protect Your Family from Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Think you’re safe from CO poisoning? Think again. When a Toronto family was recently rushed to hospital for carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning, it was a stark reminder that the so-called ‘silent killer’ can strike any time, and hard. Two family members were already unconscious by the time emergency crews arrived. The reality is that carbon

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The New Gold Standard

Nothing Matches the Beauty of Moen Brushed Gold By any measure, it delivers a singular sophistication. From kitchen to bath, now every experience of water can be more beautiful with Moen Brushed Gold. It’s Inspired Design is Willfully Sophisticated Homeowners and designers are going for the gold. With a wider array of finishes becoming more

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Go for Gold in the Kitchen

Gold and brass accents are a popular choice for kitchens right now, showing up in everything from faucets to light fixtures to decorative accents, hardware and trims. Gold is a great accent color, working well in a wide variety of styles. Here, we have three gorgeous kitchens each with a vastly different style personality –

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Enjoy Continuous Hot Water

Introducing the High Efficiency Gas Tankless Water Heater with Built-in Recirculation Pump Homeowners can now enjoy hot water that is continuous, efficient and instant with our new condensing tankless water heater. With the included recirculation option, the average homeowner can save 12,000 gallons per year. It’s compact design and wide-range of venting options makes this

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Insulating for Value and Savings

How Can Insulation Help You Save Money? Adding insulation is one of the most cost effective ways to save on energy costs. According to Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), a well-insulated and air-sealed home “sometimes pays for itself in less than a year and continues to payback for the life of the house.” Your savings potential

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