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Doggie's Day Out: Dog-Friendly Places in Calgary

Is there anything quite as fun and special as sharing a beautiful day on the town with man's best friend? With just a little planning and know-how, you can explore Calgary with your dog, hitting not just parks but even a few restaurants and even stores!

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6 Thanksgiving Centrepieces You Can Make Yourself

When you invite guests to your home for Thanksgiving this October, why not make sure you have the chance to welcome them using handmade centrepieces? Holiday-themed table decor abounds in stores at this time of year, but decorations you make yourself have a distinctive touch. One of the best parts of these creations is that making them is a fun family activity that will help get kids into the spirit of things.

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9 Hot New Home Decor Trends

Keeping up with the latest must-have upgrades can be a challenge. With innovative products continuing to provide the best in home convenience and décor, where should you begin? When you need a larger home with higher-end finishes and the latest technology, building a new home is the best way to get the home you want with the fine features you deserve. 

Here are nine of the most popular home décor trends you should look for as you plan out the rooms in your new home build.

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Mortgage Insurance Explained

Mortgage default insurance, also known as mortgage insurance or CMHC insurance, is a unique insurance premium you may need to pay if you put down a small down payment on a home. Mortgage insurance is designed to protect your lender if you ever default on your loan. It's not entirely one-sided, though: mortgage insurance allows you to qualify for a mortgage with less than 20% down. This can keep interest rates reasonable even with a low down payment.

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11 Tips for Choosing a Top Notch Calgary Home Builder

Once you've made the decision to build a new home, choosing the ideal Calgary builder to suit your needs is one of the most critical choices you have to make. Here are a few tips to help you know what to look for when it comes to the construction of your dream home. 

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9 DIY Ways to Optimize Your Home Storage

Is your home organized? Or do you have a lot of clutter around that you’d like to see disappear? Keeping your home neat and tidy can make your daily tasks a lot easier. If you want to boost the organization factor in your home, take a look at these DIY home hacks to help get the ball rolling. 

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