Home & Garden

There’s no place like home—especially when it’s in tip-top shape. We’ve rounded up the best cleaning and organizing tricks, affordable decor ideas, DIY hacks, and more. Warning: Once you’ve got everything just the way you want it, you may never want to leave!

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The 20 Smartest Dog Breeds, Ranked

Dogs are way smarter than we give them credit for.


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7 Tips to Make Your Cat More Friendly

Nobody like a sourpuss, and a crabby kitty isn't much fun either. Here are seven ways to make even the...

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13 Secrets Real Estate Agents Wish You Knew

Thinking of putting your house on the market? These expert tips from realtors can help you get the most for...


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20 Brilliant Uses for Borax You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Tired of harsh chemicals taking over your home? Scrub out stains, clean your home and freshen up your favourite clothes...


How to Save Your Laptop After a Spill

Spilling coffee, juice or water on a laptop might seem like the end of the world, but there’s a good chance...


Here’s What You Need to Know About Laundry Stripping

Find out how laundry stripping can reveal hidden grime that's been living on your sheets and towels.

Are You Making This Expensive Mistake With Your Vacuum?

With a little know-how you can improve the performance of your vacuum—and save yourself a costly repair.


This Is How Often You Need to Back Up Your Computer

Here's how often tech pros say you need to back up your computer, and the best methods of backing up...


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How to Delete 99 Percent of Your Digital Footprint

These are the steps you can take to erase your activity from the Internet's long memory.


This Detergent Trick Will Completely Change Your Laundry Day

Don't throw away your "empty" laundry detergent—until you try this money-saving trick. It's so simple!


What is That Pink Slime in Your Bathroom?

If you see it, here's why you should clean it ASAP.

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40 Brilliant Home Organizing Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Simplify your life and make finding things effortless with these 40 home organizing hacks.


How to Block Someone on Facebook Messenger

Here's how to take control of your inbox and stop getting all those unwanted messages.


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This Is the Most Popular Pet Name of the Last 125 Years

Bagel? Mr. Whiskers? Nope. Turns out pet lovers have had a special place in their hearts for this particular pet...


I Wished For a Baby, But Instead a Bunny Showed Up At My Door

After trying to conceive for over three years, the lost bunny we adopted was a welcome distraction from our struggles...


We Test 5 Methods to Clean a Burnt Pan—Here’s How They Performed

Ever wonder how to clean a burnt pan? See what happened when we put different cleaning methods to the test...


Test Drive: Reviewing What’s New on the Canadian Market

Find out if the latest merch on the Canadian market is worth your hard-earned money. Read our reviews as we...


The Best Spring Cleaning Hacks We Found on TikTok

Ready to start your spring cleaning?


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25+ Cleaning Hacks for Hard-to-Remove Stuff

From scratches, clogged drains, stains, permanent marker and lots in between, we'll show you some of our proven methods for...

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Confessions of a Cat Whisperer: 7 Mistakes Cat Owners Make

Got an issue with your feline friend? There’s a good chance you’re part of the problem. Cat behaviourist and author...


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How to Spring Clean Your Digital Clutter

Feeling overwhelmed by your inbox? Here’s a step-by-step guide to tackling your virtual mess.


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10 Design Tips From Brian Gluckstein You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

In his book, Brian Gluckstein: The Art of Home, Canada’s most influential interior designer reveals the secrets behind his effortlessly...


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40 Clever Kitchen Organizing Ideas You’ll Want to Try Right Now

The kitchen may be the heart of the home, but it can also be the most cluttered. Use these clever...


Here’s Why You Need to Clean Your Washing Machine—and How to Do It

The moist, warm, dark environment of your washing machine is the perfect breeding ground for mold and germs. Here's how...


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45 Handy Aluminum Foil Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

If you're only using aluminum foil to line your cookie sheets, you're tapping just a fraction of its potential. These...