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  1. What you need to know about cellars

    by Multi-Prêts Mortgages What you’ll learn Why you should have a cellar Other options Tips to store your wine The time for setting up a bar in your basement has come and gone. Wine cellars of all sizes, however, are in. This doesn’t come as a surprise given that wine sales in this country have […]

  2. Tips and Tricks – For a safe holiday season

    by Multi-Prêts Mortgages What you’ll learn How to install my Christmas tree safely? How do I string my outdoor lights safely? Should I opt for a artificial or natural Christmas tree? When we talk Christmas decorations, we usually focus on setting a great tone and creating an incredible holiday mood through light, ambiance and design. […]

  3. All I want for Christmas is to play outside! 8 outdoor activities for the whole family

    by Multi-Prêts Mortgages What you’ll learn Family winter sports that venture outside the box Creative endeavours to spark up the imagination for those who don’t like sports Creating unforgettable memories for all The holiday season isn’t just a time for celebration, but a great opportunity to make some memories with the family. Here are a […]

  4. Shopping for a home: Did you miss something?

    by Multi-Prêts Mortgages What you’ll learn What are the important things to check when buying a house? Here’s our home buying to-do checklist to consider before purchasing a property When looking to purchase a property, most house hunters consider obvious factors like price, neighborhood, schools and location before deciding to buy or not to buy. […]

  5. How to build a home theatre

    by Multi-Prêts Mortgages What you’ll learn Determining the type of home theatre best suited to your needs and budget Knowing the different options available when it comes to sound systems The basics of soundproofing and acoustics Ah, home theatre systems… Every fan of TV series, electronic gadgets and epic movies dreams about owning one. If […]

  6. 7 tips to increase the resale value of a property

    by Multi-Prêts Mortgages What you’ll learn Paint the interior walls Update the flooring Repair or replace windows Modernize the exterior Renovate the bathroom Add storage space Refresh the kitchen Buy to renovate, or “flip” Thinking of selling your property soon? Before you put up that “for sale” sign, you may want to spruce up your […]

  7. 7 activities to do at home with your family

    by Multi-Prêts Mortgages In the current situation, you may be finding it hard to keep your kids busy. As the choice of activities and gatherings are limited until further notice, children may find the day long—but with a little imagination, you can still have fun with your family at home. Host your own Olympic Games […]

  8. Eco-friendly moving tips

    by Multi-Prêts Mortgages What you’ll learn Make your move more eco-friendly Reduce your environmental impact on moving day Make your new home more eco-friendly Find greener ways to renovate Do your part for the environment Moving causes pollution: consider the vehicle emissions, paint, and cleaning products it involves, not to mention all the things people […]

  9. Reuse and recycle for low-cost home improvements

    by Multi-Prêts Mortgages What you’ll learn Hunting for materials Taking precautions Giving a second life to your furniture Using recycled materials Taking advantage of green renovation programs Financing your renovations It’s decided! This year, you’re (finally) going to renovate your kitchen. The only problem is, you’re on a tight budget. Fortunately, there is a way […]

  10. How to maintain your home to retain a good resale value

    by Multi-Prêts Mortgages What you’ll learn Clean filters to improve the air quality Inspect the roof to prevent water infiltration Inspect the rain gutters to protect the foundation Clean the windows to increase natural light Have the chimney cleaned to reduce the risk of fire Trim the hedges and mow the lawn Keep your pool […]