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The cost of owning a home: are you prepared?


Monday, June 17, 2019 11:05 AM

A few weeks ago we talked about the cost of purchasing home. Now, we’re going to chat about the costs of owning a home. We’ve gotten possession of our place. We’ve attached the keys to our ...

Christmas Light Displays

Additional Location: Oakville Christmas Light Displays for 2017


Sunday, December 17, 2017 9:00 AM

An addition Christmas Light display has been added. If you know of an incredibly decorated home for this season, please let us know.

Angie & Barry Wylie, Stephen Leahy & Darla Campbell

Canadian Club of Halton Peel presented: Shocking Facts About Our Water Usage


Tuesday, February 23, 2016 12:30 PM

“We don’t realize our entire society runs on water. It doesn’t run on oil.” According to Stephen Leahy, Award-Winning International Environmental Journalist, and speaker at the recent Canadian Club of Halton Peel dinner, “With water ...

Screened in porch

Oakville Interior Design: Summer Southern Style!


Saturday, June 28, 2014 8:30 AM

After vacationing in the sunny south, I was inspired by a traditional design – the charming screened in porch, and balcony.

Oakville Transit Uptown Core Terminal

Town of Oakville awarded silver for sustainable design


Wednesday, April 30, 2014 9:10 AM

At Council last night, Mayor Rob Burton presented a LEED Silver certification plaque received from the Canada Green Building Council for Oakville Transit’s new building on Wyecroft Road. The building is the second town facility ...

Oakville’s Embrace of Modernism


Tuesday, March 25, 2014 9:00 AM

For most of its 200 year history, the town of Oakville has enjoyed a quiet, almost bucolic presence on the shores of Lake Ontario. Architecturally, it’s a town whose architectural styles span that 200-year history, ...

Art on a Budget: Yes it is possible!


Tuesday, January 28, 2014 10:00 AM

I really enjoy going to art shows and seeing what creative people have to offer. Many times I’ve wished that I could have splurged and purchased a real piece of artwork not only because I liked ...

How to start your Kitchen Remodel: Oakville Interior Decorator


Friday, September 13, 2013 10:00 AM

Are you thinking about taking the plunge and remodelling your kitchen? Are you itching to breathe new life into an outdated kitchen?Whether your kitchen needs a little refurbishment – maybe new door fronts or cabinets ...

Oakville by Interior Design: Get Office & Study Area Ready!


Tuesday, August 27, 2013 9:30 AM

For some us, we are getting the kids ready for back to school; organizing school supplies, cleaning out old books, and other craft papers. As, the children get older, having a desk and study area ...

Oakville Home Fire caused by Faulty Heat Recovery System


Saturday, August 24, 2013 9:30 AM

According to the Oakville Fire department, a faulty heat recovery ventilation system is the likely cause of a house fire in Oakville last month. Although there were no injuries at the time of the fire, ...

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