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Jiffy’s 2018 Spring Style Guide: Fantastic Fences

Welcome to Jiffy’s 2018 Spring Style Guide, our comprehensive primer of what’s popular and current in outdoor structures, platforms and surface solutions for the vernal season. And in our first installment, we’re tackling fantastic fences! Check our five favourite fashionable fence types. TRADITIONAL PICKET FENCES This ageless charmer remains amongst the most beloved and ubiquitous all-time fence styles. For an updated twist, try a more modern shape…

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Smart Homeowners Own Smart Homes

Whether you’re renovating, just moving in or you feel like your home could use an update, smart home technology can make your home feel modern, and comes with a lot of benefits. Smart home technology is making homes safer, more comfortable and more economical every day. So what is a smart home exactly? Great question. A smart home has products that are connected to your wifi and are controllable…

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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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