Vacationing at home

With the pandemic around, we’ve all changed our vacationing habits. Better said, we had no choice but to make the best of the lockdowns. Here is an idea how you can bring the vacation into your house. When you think hammock you think vacation, you think Caraibes or maybe you think to beautiful warm Alberta … Read more

Small repairs that can make a difference

For sure you have small things around the house that don’t work properly but you’ve learned to live with, things that you wish become invisible. Why not make an effort and remediate this, repair those simple things, put them on your “to do” list for short term not for “whenever I will sell my house … Read more

The garage shelves

Dreaming about moving all those things off the garage floor? Chubby Hubby can do it for you. With a bit of common sense planning, some knowledge and the right tools you can have some fully functional shelving that will increase your storage capacity, will clear your garage floor and most important, won’t be in the … Read more

The almighty chain

The chain that you install on an entrance door – you can call it security lock, safety lock, safety chain or whatever you want to call it. What we call it? A simple and elegant way to fix many problems. Nowadays you have specialized things for everything, safety covers for the door knobs, safety cameras, … Read more

The mighty needed storage

We all badly need storage, this is a fact. Sometimes we have just an empty closet with no shelves so we can always buy a closet organizer package from one of the big box stores. There are different models out there and with some basic tools and knowledge you can do it. One of the … Read more

Deck maintenance

Summer is here and you want to enjoy your deck. We know that this project can be quite overwhelming but longer you postpone it more money and time you need to bring your deck up to date. We will give you some general lines for deck maintenance that will help you take on this project. … Read more

Smoke and CO detectors

When was the last time when you checked your smoke and CO detectors? Have you ever checked them? Let me tell you how I got safe habits regarding my smoke detectors. Few years ago I faintly heard the basement alarm while something got burnt on the stove. We were cooking in the kitchen (main floor) … Read more

Furnace filter

     The furnace filter is very important for the quality of the air you breathe and for the overall health of your HVAC system.      A dirty clogged filter alters the quality of air and puts pressure on the furnace because the air intake is proportionally reduced with the dirt accumulated in the … Read more