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Summer

5 Father's Day Gift Ideas from Our Fave Local Startups

Toronto’s startup scene is booming, and local dads are totally hip with it. Fathers of all generations - from Gen Y to Baby Boomers - have readily embraced the amazing products and services that Toronto’s tech companies offer. For Father’s Day this year, why not support a local business that will conveniently deliver a thoughtful, dad-ready gift? If you're not getting your dad a Jiffy Gift Card*…

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Summer Home Maintenance for Newbs

Dear homeowners of the North, we have some good news. Of all the seasons, summer is the cheapest and least labour intensive in terms of home maintenance - the to-do list is short, the tasks are fairly chill, and costs are low. Kick back and take care of these 6 simple items by early summer, and life at home will be a breeze. 1. Service HVAC System & Change Air…

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Our Annual Home Maintenance Checklist

We developed this handy checklist so you can keep your home in great shape all year round. By staying on top of seasonal, annual and monthly home maintenance tasks, you'll prevent problems and avoid costly repairs. The list is downloadable and printable!…

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How To Love Your BBQ

With great barbecue comes great responsibility. No one likes a roasted red pepper tasting of propane, or a sirloin steak seasoned with burnt goo from last week’s wings. Unknowingly serving food from a barbecue inhabited by the backyard squirrel? The horror! To prevent such disasters from falling upon you and your burgers, we talked to our BBQ Pros about proper care for the beloved backyard barbecue. 1. Clean the…

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