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In Sylvan Lake we have a ton of minerals like calcium in our water that likes to build up and harden. Sadly, this is very harsh on our household appliances. Check out these tips on how to help treat and prevent the build up of these harsh minerals in the most cost-effective way.

 

Vinegar

Versatile and natural! vinegar remains a Sylvan Lake household MUST! This is going to be your one-stop shop for getting rid of most hard water stains. Vinegar can be used on these commonly affected surfaces: Toilet Bowls, Dishwashers, Shower heads, and other faucets.

 Lemon 

We all know lemon juice is a delicious commodity to have around the kitchen. But did you know that it can also suit other purposes in your house? Lemon rinds can be rubbed over

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This home boasts its own Luxury salon with a  separate entrance, Jaw dropping kitchen with rich grey extended cabinets and under lighting. Stunning Floor to ceiling stone fireplace in the living room complimenting the Decorative tray ceilings, and so much more. This home is the Crème’ de la crème. Truly a modern original!

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Forbes Brilliant ideas to freshen up your home in 10 minutes or less. Is this long cold winter cramping your style? Freshen up your home in minutes with these tips!

1. A bunch of white blooms in a glass vase is another instant update that works pretty much anywhere

2. Rearrange your pillows

3. Declutter your study

4. Space out your shelving

5. Hang a bright tea towel

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Discover the high's and low's from central Alberta's market during 2018. Devastating statistics about Central Foreclosures, and other interesting facts about buying and selling in 2018.

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Each household has their own version of it: the great winter swap. In other words, all the ways we adjust our routines to prepare for and combat the winter season. We hang holiday wreaths in exchange for patio furniture, pack away light jackets for hearty coats and find creative indoor projects to occupy our families during cold, dark afternoons.

Winter comes with its share of woes, so we’ve gathered a few cost-effective and natural ways to help you tackle three common household challenges of the season.

Swap your salts

When it comes to unwanted snow and ice, many turn to salt for a quick fix. Consistent use of melting salts cause harm to grass and plants by preventing water and nutrient absorption – not to mention that, when tracked

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Are you thinking about selling your home DIY-style…without the services of a professional Realtor?

Top five reasons you should hire a Realtor® when selling your home:

  1. They offer professional marketing, staging, and other services and offer the best exposure to the most buyers.
  2. Hidden expenses mean you won’t save money or time.
  3. A good Realtor® will have years of industry knowledge under his/her belt to save you time and headaches.
  4. Someone else is managing the entire sales process, administration, paperwork, appointment bookings and more.
  5. A negotiation expert will be negotiating your deal.

Before you decide, there are a few things to consider:

Professional Services & Marketing

Wondering why you should hire a Realtor®?

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Sylvan Lake Hosted An Open House To Show Residents The Plans and Ideas They’ve Come Up With For The Town’s Waterfront.

The Sustainable Waterfront Area Redevelopment Plan Is In Phase 3 After Getting Resident Feedback From Workshops and Surveys Over The Past 9 Months

Some Key Themes Important to Residents Include Year Round Activities, More Shopping, and Keeping As Many Parks & Green Spaces Available

People Say The City Is Doing A Great Job Finding New & Fun Activities For the Lakefront, and Making It Easy For Pedestrians to Get Around.

However They’re Worried About the Economic Health Of The Lakefront, Parking, and Bike Accessibility

Planners Have Added Some Plaza’s to the Plans Though, In Hopes of Curbing Those Worries From

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This has been a big topic since cannabis has become legal in Canada on Oct 17th,2018. The Federal Government has made it legal to grow up to 4  cannabis plants in your home.

 I read a blog on Zoocasa.com, in their blog they stated that 52 % of home buyers said they would not purchase a home where there was the legal amount of cannabis grown. I believe this is a study they did themselves on their website and unfortunately it does not show how many people took part of the study and it does not state why people feel this way. So to have some fun with it I decided to do my own poll on Facebook. I didn’t do this on a large scale by any means but was just curious what the outcome would be.  Over 6 days I’ve had 61 Votes (32 – Yes & 29 – No) 52%

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