Movers hired? Check. Moving day scheduled? Check. Packed? Um... If your answer to this question is no, it's probably because you're overwhelmed by looking around at all the stuff in your home. One of the most common moving questions is: "How many boxes will I need?"
Fall brings crisp weather, comfy sweaters, and lots of visiting friends and family. It's up to you to make their stay as pleasant as possible. We, here at Dot & Bo, have five clever tips for preparing your home before guests arrive.
People have been moving away from Canada's largest metropolitan areas (Toronto, Montréal and Vancouver) for the last decade, according to Statistics Canada 2004/5 to 2013/4 data. Canada's patterns of dispersion over the past decade mirror the metropolitan dispersion that is continuing in most high-income world nations.
Living without a television, growing more of our own food and spending time meditating and talking with my husband is a choice I am glad that we finally made. The great thing is it hasn't been a hardship or a felt like we are depriving ourselves at all.
Mobility is just one form of disability that might make home buying a challenge. Parents with a disabled child may be in search of a community with schools that can serve their child; sight-challenged adults may need public transportation on their doorstep.
Dogs that live in backyards full-time, and are never allowed in the house, tend to disassociate from their family members and are often under-socialized. They also don't learn to live in the house and learn house rules.
Storge-This is a private, abiding love. It describes a parent's adoration for their children, a pet owner's devotion to their companions as well as a deep, unconditional tolerance for family members--two legged or four--who may have grown more difficult.
What do urban gardens, the home canning craze, the resurgence of vinyl records and the renewed popularity of old-timey crafts have in common? They're all ways of addressing the same issue: rushed modern life.
Once you've found something you like, you can either dedicate time to just that hobby, or build it into a different part of your schedule and continue exploring new things. Either way, you'll get to spend part of your weekend doing something fun and interesting.
Nosy neighbors could definitely take the allure out of this modern home in Tokyo but its unique design is still awe worthy. This glass house has been modeled after a tree house and is composed of many different tiers and transitions to better utilize the smaller dimensions.