Putting Your Garden to Bed for Winter
It may be hard to believe, but fall is upon us. For homeowners with gardens, it means that it’s time to start thinking about getting the garden ready for its long winter’s nap. With that in mind, eieihome.com spoke to Denis Flanagan from Landscape Ontario about some essential pre-winter gardening tips. (more…)
- October 13, 2017

Creating a little privacy
For many years, that 5-foot fence with the piece of lattice on top combined with a few strategically placed trees was the default method for creating privacy from the neighbours. Then houses started to change. Bigger houses on smaller lots became the norm. More square footage on the inside meant that houses were being built taller and wider, closer to the property lines. (more…)
- August 19, 2017

Get More Use Out of Your Backyard by Adding an Outdoor Fireplace
Creating the ultimate backyard oasis where you can escape is a goal for many. Now homeowners are adding electric outdoor fireplaces to extend their enjoyment of their backyard. In the recent Hot Spots research study by Napoleon, when consumers were asked where they would like to have a fireplace in their next home, 35% indicated the backyard. (more…)
- August 13, 2017

Plan to take on one of these fall projects
Fall is right around the corner. While some people may lament the end of summer fun, for many other fall is a glorious time of year. It’s filled will colour, comfortable clothing, and family fun, such as apple picking, visits to pumpkin patches, and nature walks to take in the beautiful autumn colours. This is also the perfect time to get outside and take on some projects around the house. (more…)
- August 9, 2017

Make Your Yard Look Well Manicured On a Budget
Having a big property with a lush yard requires plenty of work and sometimes money. Every yard deserves to look healthy, rich and nourished since it greatly affects the curb appeal of your home. However, you don't have to spend a fortune in order to groom your yard. Instead, you can try out some simple things that will cost you almost nothing. (more…)
- July 2, 2017

Lightweight tools ‘STIHL’ do the job
Official Timbersports emcee shares proof you can make gains in your yard, without the pain As the first female commentator and host for the STIHL® Timbersports Canadian Championship, TV and radio celebrity Sabrina Pierson is an outdoorsy girl at heart. (more…)
- June 25, 2017

Know your pool deck options
The pool deck is an essential part of your swimming pool installation or renovation. While the pool itself may receive the majority of your attention, taking the time to carefully select the right decking materials is just as important. (more…)
- June 9, 2017

Curb appeal clean up hacks
The warmer weather is officially here! That means cleaning up the garden, getting your lawn under control, and findung ways to inject interest into your home’s first impression. Of course, spring and summer are also about enjoying yourself and spending time with family and friends. So, here are some quick and easy curb appeal clean-up hacks to help you improve your home’s first impression without having to sacrifice too much rest and relaxation. (more…)
- June 8, 2017



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