Easy Ways To Improve the Curb Appeal Of Your Home

Jene J. Long

With more time spent at home, now is the perfect time to seize the everyday and tackle tasks around the home that you may not have had the time to in the past. From D.I.Y. fence and patio repair tips to how to create your own backyard oasis for your family, Canadian Tire and Yahoo Canada are proud to help Canadians get there by bringing you everything you need for the season

Photo via Getty Images
Photo via Getty Images

Our homes are a source of pride, and with more time spent at home this summer, it’s a perfect opportunity to give our abodes some long overdue TLC. 

According to Chris O’Donahue, owner of the award-winning Great Canadian Landscaping Company based in Vancouver, maintaining or investing in the curb appeal is about more than aesthetics – it’s also a financially sound thing to do. 

“Homes are the number one asset for most Canadians,”

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10 Easy Projects for When You’re Stuck at Home

Jene J. Long

People are telling us that their increased time at home has made them aware of the many small repair jobs that tend to pile up. You don’t need a lot of tools and materials to tackle these, nor do you need much repair experience. Taking them one at a time can provide you with a little relief from the news cycle and a sense of satisfaction as you cross them off your to-do list.

Knife Sharpening

knife being sharpened
Cooking and eating more meals at home means it’s the perfect time to sharpen blades.

Trevor Raab

With all the time people are spending in their kitchens lately, it’s no wonder that the family cutlery needs a thorough overhaul. Fortunately, sharpening kitchen knives is pretty easy with a sharpening steel, a set of stones or a knife sharpener. Have a look at our article on the topic. And while gadgets can help you

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