Home and garden

Using the Matterport 3D camera technology, a 3D virtual tour of the space can help guide a renovation, and help reduce the number of site visits required.

Picture this: Your home renovation in 3D!

Innovation brings another tool to the renovation toolkit

  • Jul 19, 2021

 

Garden centre manager Jack Olszewski and Chris Beaudoin say business has grown by 50 per cent at the Sooke Home Hardware Store. (Rick Stiebel - Sooke News Mirror)

Flower power: COVID restrictions fuel boom in gardening

More people seeking flowers to add colour, says Sooke landscaper

 

4 essentials for marketing – and selling! – your home

4 essentials for marketing – and selling! – your home

Your home is likely the most valuable asset you’ve ever owned, which…

  • Jul 20, 2020

 

“People can feel good about opening their homes when they’re ready to sell; we can do things very safely, with distancing and sanitizing,” says Coldwell Banker realtor Marilyn Ball.

Home selling in the age of social distancing: creativity is key

This spring’s pandemic has spurred an unprecedented level of creativity in how…

  • Jun 29, 2020
“People can feel good about opening their homes when they’re ready to sell; we can do things very safely, with distancing and sanitizing,” says Coldwell Banker realtor Marilyn Ball.
Couple’s love of Oak Bay Beach Hotel leads to purchase of strata unit

Couple’s love of Oak Bay Beach Hotel leads to purchase of strata unit

The best of both worlds in hotel condo

  • Dec 11, 2019
Couple’s love of Oak Bay Beach Hotel leads to purchase of strata unit
Garden suites will soon be a legal form of housing in Saanich, B.C. (Wikimedia Commons)

Garden suites coming soon to Saanich

Work is underway to legalize purpose-built detached garden suite rentals

  • Oct 22, 2019
Garden suites will soon be a legal form of housing in Saanich, B.C. (Wikimedia Commons)