Bathroom Renovations

Bathroom Renovations

Second to a kitchen renovation, a bathroom renovation is the greatest home improvement you can make in terms of return on investment. Though the return on investment on a bathroom remodel varies from year to year, the average return is 60 percent. (Some years it can climb to 85 percent, depending on market trends.) As […]

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What is Mother’s Day?

What is Mother’s Day?

Mother’s Day History Origin of Mother’s Day goes back to the era of ancient Greek and Romans. But the roots of Mother’s Day history can also be traced in UK where a Mothering Sunday was celebrated much before the festival saw the light of the day in US. However, the celebration of the festival as it […]

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The Highest Bidder

The Highest Bidder

How foreign investors are squeezing out Vancouver’s middle class The woman peers around a partially open front door. Her hair is tangled and streaked with grey. She is wearing a sweatshirt and sweatpants. We’re on Quebec Street, not far from Vancouver’s freshly gentrified Mount Pleasant neighbourhood, with its artisanal bakeries and hipster barbers. At one […]

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Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day Weekend! We hope you get to spend it with someone you love, or doing something you love. Valentine’s Day is an opportunity for people to tell somebody that they love them in a romantic way. February 14, the name day of two saints, St Valentine of Rome and St Valentine of Terni. […]

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