Chest or Upright Freezer?

Stand-alone freezers are great for bulk purchases or simply having extra food on hand for last minute dinner choices or last minute dinner guests. They come in chest or upright styles, so which one to choose? Here are at-a-glance features of each to help you decide the best model for your needs. Chest More spacious,…

Samsung SmartThings

Like with devices, appliances today continue to evolve. Thanks to apps, including Samsung’s SmartThings, which make it easier to manage your appliances while you’re at home, at work or out-and-about. SmartThings is compatible with many Wi-Fi connectible appliances and devices around your house. Just be sure to buy products that have the ‘Works with SmartThings’…

LG TURBO STEAM TECHNOLOGY

Home appliances are ever-evolving and LG is one of the leaders when it comes to game changing innovations. The TurboSteamTM Technology in some of their dryers is excitingly unique! It is, per verbatim, “much like a professional clothing steamer, LG integrates a kettle like system that boils water and produces a high volume of steam…

Better Water for Your Family

You and your family can enjoy clean water and experience a well-hydrated life. Water that is free of contaminants doesn’t only taste better, but is also better for your appliances and plumbing. But first, what is hard water? Water comes down your tap filled with minerals (yay!); two of which are Magnesium and Calcium. These…

Refreshing Kinetico Water From Your Tap

Water, a part of our daily life that is, in most part, taken for granted, especially in this side of the bog where we have an abundance of it – just turn on the tap and out it comes. We probably don’t consider that it goes through rigorous purification processes before it reaches our homes…

How To Stay Entertained While Cooking

Whether you’re getting ready for a big party or just cooking for the week, spending a lot of time in the kitchen could get boring even if you like to cook. We have a few ideas to keep you entertained and productive in the kitchen! There are of course the old scrappy ways, taking your…

Air Conditioner Upkeep

There are a few tricks you can have under your belt that are guaranteed to help in increasing the efficiency of your AC unit. Here are a few: Make sure to clean or replace your furnace filters. Approximately every three months (could differ depending on the type of filter you have), make sure to replace…

Save up to $2100 on Whole Home Water Systems

Your family deserves clear, pure water. With the Kinetico K5 Drinking Water System, you get exactly that right from your tap. It’s environmentally friendly; every set of filters saves 3780 water bottles from ending up in the landfill. Not only will you have fresh drinking water, but you can use the K5 water to clean…

Alberta Energy Efficiency Rebates

In this day and age, we’re lucky to have the chance to make a positive impact on the environment and not have to compromise financially. Currently in Alberta, there are some opportunities for government rebates when you purchase qualifying appliances through Energy Efficiency Alberta Tankless Water Heaters Not only do tankless water heaters take up…

Appliances & Voice Assistants: A Quick Look

Voice controlled speakers are slowly making our lives easier. You can command them into turning the lights on and off among many other cool commands. But did you know you can also use them to control compatible major appliances? There are a few uses in the kitchen. Amazon’s Alexa and Google Home can help you…

Early Holiday Shopping Ideas: Wine Coolers

Fa la la la la, ‘tis the season for merry making and imbibing. If you are one that likes to have a selection of wines on hand, be sure to store them properly to maintain their taste. Wines are delicate and are TLC reliant. Temperature fluctuations, vibration, humidity and UV light affect their bouquet. You…

Samsung Family Hub Fridge

Ever been at the grocery store racking your brain trying to remember if you still have milk in the fridge? We’ve all been there. Ending up with two gallons of milk, or no milk at all, is absolutely unfortunate. This is just one of the struggles in the kitchen as we know it. There’s no…