Easy Home Maintenance

Spring Home Maintenance Checklist

Spring is finally in the air and with it comes lots to get done around the home! While the winter months are great for improvements to the inside, spring and summer are all about the outside of your home! (Book your spring Jiffy right now!) Once the kids are home from school and things like summer parties, weddings, and other family engagements take priority, you won’t have a ton…

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How do you keep track of your home to do list?

How do you keep track of what needs to be done in your home? Do you write it down on a Post-it? Or do you have it saved in your head somewhere? (Start adding things to your to do list now!) We’ve launched To Do Lists to make it easy to keep track of everything you need to get done in your home. To Do Lists keep you organized,…

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It's Time To Clean Your Ducts

Do you want to breathe a little easier this spring? (Book your Jiffy duct cleaning today and keep your family healthy.) Your ducts are the lungs of your home. They help to keep you and your family comfortable by circulating the air - which also means that they can distribute dust, allergens, mold, and other debris that can have a detrimental effect on you and your family’s health. Getting…

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How to Avoid Spring Thaw Damage

We’re heading into the home stretch of winter! There’s probably only a few more big snow falls in our future, which means it’s time to start planning for spring - which is probably the most fun home maintenance season. (Book a Jiffy pro to help you prep your home for the spring thaw) However, one thing that often gets overlooked, with catastrophic results, is preparing for the…

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When Do You Repair or Replace Your Furnace?

In Canada, saying that your furnace is important is putting it lightly. A new furnace is a big investment and a major expense when it comes to your bills, so it's important to maintain it annually so that it lasts and runs as efficiently as possible. (Schedule a furnace tune up today with Jiffy) We’ve already talked about ways that you can save money on your heating bill this…

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5 Common Mistakes When Hiring a Handyman (Or Any Tradesperson)

Handymen are the do it all types. They can fix, install, update, and remove lots of things from your home. Whether they are knocking down walls, replacing a faucet, or installing a light fixture - there’s always a risk when you let someone into your home to work on it. There’s a lot of room for error when you’re hiring someone to work on your home so…

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