Front Door Colour Tips
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Front Door Colour Tips

First Impressions – How to…

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Garden Oasis by Paradigm
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Garden Oasis by Paradigm

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Tips for a Great Lawn
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Tips for a Great Lawn

In early spring, there is…

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Outdoor Spring Trends
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Outdoor Spring Trends

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Fence Construction Etiquette

Your Neighbours and Fence Construction It can be a pain dealing with neighbours and property line issues. Whether it’s a fence, deck or other structure, people can get a little touchy when it comes to their property. Knowing this, we can avoid the awkwardness and potential miscommunication at the onset of any project if we stick to a few simple guidelines. Respect All Lot Lines This is the most common hiccup between neighbours. It’s understandable that we want to be sure we are protecting our property. In a lot of cases, there are property bars installed that mark the perimeter of Ontario properties. Another source of clarification is lot drawings provided by either the city or builder. The important part of this stage is communicating with the affected neighbour. In my 20 years working in residential construction, the biggest asset in this respect is a willingness to communicate openly about…