My Back To School Meanderings

This will be just a short post as we celebrate “Back to School!” It’s funny how as my kids get older, the back to school excitement and frenzy changes drastically. As my youngest heads off to college this year, it’s hard to believe how fast the time READ MORE >

 

2013 OHBA Award Nominations

The Ontario Home Builders Association (OHBA) recently unveiled a list of finalists for its 2013 OHBA Awards of Distinction. Geranium Homes is thrilled to announce that not one, not two, but three of our communities have been READ MORE >

 

Fun Tips for Summertime Entertaining

It may be August, but there’s still plenty of time for summer entertaining. Outdoor parties should be easy and fun. Here are a few neat tips to make it even easier!
Imagine their surprise when you offer your own S’mores READ MORE >

 

Coming Home to Cardinal Point

Neil Kshatri liked his two-storey townhouse and Cardinal Point neighbourhood in Stouffville so much that he persuaded his parents to purchase a bungalow close by. His parents had been looking specifically for a bungalow for three years before… READ MORE >

 

Clever Tricks & Household Tips

It all started with the towels! I just wanted to find a way to get rid of the stale, musty smell in my towels. So I started looking up various ways to bring new life to my laundry and soon realized I’ve been doing it wrong all these years. That’s when I decided to share a few READ MORE >

 

Energy Star 101

Sure you recognize the blue Energy STAR® label, and you know it’s going to save you energy and money, but do you know what that symbol really means? EnergyStar is the international symbol of energy efficiency and was introduced to Ontario by Natural Resources READ MORE >

 

The Ultimate Shish Kebab

The Shish Kebab, it’s hard not to love meat on a stick. Easy to make ahead of time, easy to customize for special requests and easy to grill – once you’ve got the basics down.
Here are a few tips that will lead to “Kebab Kudos” from all your guests. READ MORE >

 

Choosing Paint Colours

Why can choosing paint colours for your room become such a stressful task? Is it because we get overwhelmed with hundreds of paint variations, is it the anxiety of choosing READ MORE >

 

Pruning Roses

A new poll says that 82% of Canadians believe the May Long Weekend is an ideal time for spring chores, with gardening and landscaping being at the top of the list. I guess I’m your average Canadian because that’s just what I did this past weekend. READ MORE >