Easy Home Maintenance

Katherine Wellman

Are You Wasting $1000s on Your Water Bill?

What do you do when you get a $1000 water bill from the city? You call Jiffy! A few months ago, a Jiffy customer (let’s call her Sandra) received her water bill from the city. It was uncharacteristically over $1000 for a single month - clearly there was something going on in her house. She had previously downloaded Jiffy after a friend recommended it to her and this seemed…

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Live Out Of Town But Have A Toronto Or Ottawa Investment Property? No Problem.

Canada’s red hot rental market has opened the door to foreigners purchasing homes in Toronto and Ottawa as investment properties. This is obviously a great investment, but things can get tricky when maintenance is needed, tenant damage needs to be repaired, or small things break and need to be fixed quickly. (Need a job done in a Jiffy? Check out our 30+ home services) Small home maintenance jobs, easy…

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What Do You Do When Your General Contractor Can't Finish Your Job?

Home renovations can be a stressful undertaking since there’s often many moving parts that need to be coordinated. So then imagine if your general contractor has to drop out mid job... the chaos! (What do you need done around your home? Book a Jiffy professional today!) Unfortunately, that’s exactly what happened for a homeowner in Ottawa - let’s call him Adam. Adam was in the middle doing…

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Get Your Home Tech Installed Properly - Every Time!

Home tech is becoming more and more popular. From locks you can unlock with your phone to light bulbs you can program to turn on or off from your phone whenever you’d like - homes are becoming more and more connected everyday. (Book a Jiffy licensed HVAC pro to install your Nest today) The Nest Thermostat was one of the first devices to connect homeowners to their homes -…

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Jiffy Movers Rescue a Moving Nightmare!

Moving. Everyone has to do it at some point and I’m not sure anyone truly enjoys it. It’s stressful, messy, and there’s a lot of room for things to go wrong. That’s why it’s so important that you hire the right moving company! (Book a Jiffy mover today!) You always hear horror stories about movers disappearing for hours, taking forever to load and unload your…

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Have You Ever Had Your Swing Set Tuned Up?

Do you have a swing set in your backyard? Do you know what kind of condition it’s in? (Book a handyman to do a maintenance check on your swing set!) As the weather improves, your kids will be antsy to spend more and more time outside - and if there’s a swing set in your backyard, you can bet that they’ll be climbing all over it before…

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