Ask the Home Decor Expert – Brittany Sampson

Ask the Home Decor Expert – Brittany Sampson Fall has arrived fast and furious and we have lots going on here at Painted With Love. Just in, we have many beautiful 1940s solid teak weathered cabinets. Each piece is one of a kind. So come and get one while they last. Our hardware is stocked […]

Ask the Flooring Expert – Peter Pocrnic

Ask the Flooring Expert – Peter Pocrnic Difference between Solid Hardwood and Engineered Hardwood Flooring. Solid hardwood is a single piece of hardwood that is ¾ of an inch thick.  Because it is quite thick, it can be re-sanded several times.  Solid hardwood shrinks and expands depending on the humidity in your home.  It the […]

Ask the Plumbing Expert – Koss Georgas

Ask the Plumbing Expert – Koss Georgas One of the BEST ways to INCREASE the value of your HOME is to REPLACE your OLD FURNACE and WATER HEATER NOW…Why? #1. When it is time to sell your home, you are able to INCREASE the selling price of your home by the cost of replacing your […]

Ask the Renovations Expert – Marko Mrsic

Ask the Renovations Expert – Marko Mrsic Renovating Homes & Home Additions Thinking about adding value to your home? Whether it’s a simple renovation or a large addition, we are fully capable of managing your project from start to finish on budget. Choosing the right general contractor includes someone who: Demonstrates significant skills and experience […]

Ask the Acupunture Expert – Doreen Hill

Ask the Acupunture Expert – Doreen Hill I can’t sleep! A. Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture may help. Trouble sleeping?  You are not alone.  An estimated 1 in every 7 people suffer from insomnia.  Insomnia is more than just tossing and turning.  It could be trouble falling asleep, trouble staying asleep. Any symptom of insomnia would […]

Ask the Dentures Expert – Patrick Marcelo, R.D.

Ask the Dentures Expert – Patrick Marcelo, R.D. Why are my dentures loose? Dentures rely on the support of bone and tissues for stability. When you lose your natural teeth, bone does not have the support that it needs to maintain its structure, therefore it begins to shrink. This shrinkage is a slow, ongoing process. […]

Ask the Facials Expert – Trina Lui

Ask the Facials Expert – Trina Lui October is a colourful month bringing all the comforts of Fall  into our lives: Thanksgiving, Turkey and Pumpkin Pie.  Pumpkins actually offer more than a scrumptious smell and a delicious taste to your tummy, they are fantastic for your skin.  Of course, I do not recommend slapping pumpkin […]

Ask the Sunrooms & more Expert – Garry & Gordon Tiemstra

Ask the Sunrooms & more  Expert – Garry & Gordon Tiemstra Partners and brothers, we form a winning team that has earned an enviable reputation for quality and integrity.  As renovation contractors specializing in sunrooms and outdoor living space, we learned trust is a tangible thing and that trust factor guides our hands in our […]

Ask the Real Estate Expert – Francesco De Frenza

Ask the Real Estate Expert – Francesco De Frenza Competition continues to drive Metro Vancouver’s housing market Metro Vancouver* home buyers spent the summer months searching for their next home. Between June and August, home sales were between 25 and 30 per cent above the ten-year sales average. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver […]

Ask the Custom Home Building Expert – Marko Mrsic

Ask the Custom Home Building Expert – Marko Mrsic Building a home? When it comes to building custom homes in Vancouver or Burnaby, everyone has different taste, budget, style and time. Planning a build or reno could a be stressful process. Animark Custom Homes has the experience to make this process a breeze. No need […]