Learning how to prune clematis will come in handy when growing these vining, flowering plants. They’re a favourite for screening walls and fences, but to keep them tidy, they benefit from a trim. Just like learning how to prune roses correctly, cutting back clematis in the right way will reward […]

Our experts answer readers’ home-buying questions and write unbiased product reviews (here’s how we assess mortgages). In some cases, we receive a commission from our partners; however, our opinions are our own. “Home renovation loan” is a catch-all term referring to a loan that pays for upgrades or repairs to […]

Zen gardens, more accurately known as Japanese rock gardens or sand and stone gardens, are serene retreats from the noise and chaos of everyday life. This simple, elegant type of garden has roots in the Zen Buddhist principles of simplicity and emphasis on the natural world. The concept of using […]

The feathery and attractive green foliage of the asparagus fern make it a popular indoor plant, especially for bathrooms as it enjoys humidity. Despite its finely textured leaves, it’s not actually a fern but gets the common name because of its light and wispy fronds that are just like the […]

In a world increasingly conscious of its environmental footprint, the concept of eco-friendly remodeling has gained significant attention. Eco-friendly, or green remodeling emphasizes sustainable practices and materials, aiming to create a space that is both functional and environmentally-friendly. From recycling construction waste to installing energy-efficient appliances, each element within this […]