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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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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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Power Outage? Jiffy to the Rescue!

When we say ‘In a Jiffy’ - we mean it. One Toronto resident recently discovered this when she lost power to her entire home one evening! Photo from Crystal on Flickr. At 6:30 p.m. she posted on her neighbourhood Facebook page stating that she needed an electrician because the power was out in her home. By 6:40 p.m. her job was requested and accepted by a…

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Thank You Homeowners! It's Jiffy Flash Week!

We're saying 'thank you' to our homeowners this week with Jiffy Flash Week! What is Jiffy Flash Week you ask? Everyday this week, we'll be sending out a Jiffy Flash notification to areas of Toronto. Homeowners in those areas will have the opportunity to get a $1 Jiffy Box, which contains $75 in Jiffy credits plus a bunch of other fun goodies! Here's what you need to do to get…

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Announcing Jiffy Flash: Exclusive deals, when we’re in your hood

We’re excited to introduce you to Jiffy Flash, the best way for you to book home maintenance appointments with highly rated tradespeople and save money! Here’s how it works: 1. Your neighbour orders a Jiffy job. 2. You'll get a Jiffy Flash notification alerting you of a deal with up to $50 off. 3. You accept with a single tap, save money, and get your job done in…

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52 Tips & Tricks to Stop Wasting Money On Your Hydro Bill!

We've put together a thorough list of ways that you can save money on your hydro bills. Some of these money saving techniques are more expensive than others, but things like 'buy a new energy efficient fridge' didn't make this list since that's not always a practical solution. Hydro (or electric for the non-Canadians who are reading) is expensive and costs are only going up so if you implement only…

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