Home Improvement

Who better to provide home improvement tips than HGTV Canada stars like Bryan Baeumler, Sarah Richardson and Brian Gluckstein? Whether you’re investing in a major reno or a light makeover, these do-it-yourself home improvement hacks will ensure you get the best return on investment.

13 Secrets Real Estate Agents Wish You Knew

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

This is Exactly How Long Your Drapes Should Hang, According to Brian Gluckstein

Canada’s most influential interior designer reveals the secrets behind his effortlessly elegant style.


Bryan Baeumler’s Best Kitchen Renovation Advice

Considering a kitchen makeover? Don’t swing a sledgehammer until you’ve consulted HGTV star Bryan Baeumler’s rules for a painless reno.


20 Tricks to Keep Your House Cool Without Air Conditioning

Turning up the AC also means emptying your wallet. Check out these budget-friendly ways to beat the heat this summer.


Sarah Richardson’s Do-It-Yourself Decorating Secrets

Stretch your decorating dollar with these budget-friendly tips from HGTV star Sarah Richardson.

Hilarious DIY Jokes That Will Bring Down the House

Sometimes the only way to make it through a reno is to laugh. These DIY jokes can help you see...


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20+ Simple Home Hacks to Save Money

These thrifty tricks could save you as much as $500 a year!

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Quick Home Repairs You Can Do in 10 Minutes—or Less!

Need a quick fix for that broken chair, showerhead or window blind? Here are 10 home repairs you can tackle...


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100 Vintage Home Hacks That Are Still Brilliant Today

These tips and tricks for the home have been passed down from generation to generation, but do they still hold...


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16 Budget-Friendly Ways to Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal

First impressions are always important! From handsome new house numbers to charming patio lights, here's how to boost your home's...


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10 Great Hammocks You Can Buy Right Now

Spending more time than ever in your own backyard? A comfy hammock is one of the easiest—and most affordable—ways to...

7 Signs You Might Have a Termite Infestation

As small as these insects are, they can make an awfully big mess. Know what to look for and what...


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...


6 Ways to Upgrade Your Bathroom into a Luxe Home Spa

Planning on renovating your bathroom, but unsure of where to start? From high-tech fixtures to dreamy details, these design tips...


4 Smart Design Decisions to Keep Your Bathroom Germ-Free

Choosing the right fixtures and fittings can go a long way in ensuring a safe and sanitary bathroom, powder room...


The Wonderful World of Bidets

Royalty, intrigue, the silver screen! Bidets have a fascinating past, and a bright future as the new must-have bathroom fixture.

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100 Home Improvement Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Sometimes those head-scratching home improvement moments turn into "Aha!" ideas.


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Guide to Antimicrobial Home Hardware and Housewares

A wide range of antimicrobial home hardware and housewares may make the high-touch surfaces in your home safer from bacteria...


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11 Lucky Things to Always Keep in Your Home

Boost your chances for good energy and prosperity while warding off evil spirits by placing these simple items in your...


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10 Things People With Organized Garages Have in Common

We all know a neighbour or friend with a super-organized garage. Turns out people with tidy garages know these storage...


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11 Home Security Mistakes That Put You at Risk

Address home security sooner than later.


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13 Things You’re Doing to Your Home That Real Estate Agents Wouldn’t

If you want to sell your home, think twice before doing any of these things.


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6 Things Professional Plumbers Never Do in Their Own Homes

Avoid a disaster in your kitchen or bathroom with these tips from professional plumbers.


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20+ Ways to Make Your Home Cozy This Winter

From candles to flannels, here’s our guide to nesting when the weather outside is frightful.

The Easy Way to Melt Ice You Never Knew About (Hint: It’s Not Salt!)

No rock salt? No problem! Here’s how to avoid slipping and sliding on your driveway this winter.


Is a Heated Driveway Worth the Expense?

Radiant heating slabs have been growing in popularity in areas that are prone to heavy snowfall, but are they a...


26 DIY Christmas Decorations Anyone Can Make

Get ready to deck your halls with these simple holiday crafts—and get the whole family involved in the Christmas festivities.


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If You Decorated Your Home According to Your Zodiac Sign, This is How it Would Look

There's no shortage of style when astrology rules your home decor choices.


Bathroom Design Fails That’ll Make You Do a Double Take

While creative, these DIY bathroom projects are hysterically horrible.


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20 Painting Tips Professional Painters Don’t Want You to Know

Armed with these painting tips from the pros, you can save a bundle by doing the job yourself.