2015

Bears Bothering Your Critters? Successful Strategies To Keep Domesticated Animals Safe

Bear activity in Canada is on the rise. In fact, bear sightings are so common in many areas of Canada that warnings are routinely issued to alert motorists, residents and visitors of the possible danger. While these alerts are useful, they do little to help Canadian farmers, ranchers and homesteaders protect their livestock and property from these determined marauders. This article will give you a few tips to use if you find that bears are bothering your animals.

Enjoying The Best Of Both Worlds: 3 Tips For Maintaining Beautiful Hardwood Flooring With Dogs

Canadians are pet lovers, with 57% of all households owning at least one pet – among which, 32% own dogs. Most homeowners avoid getting hardwood flooring when they have dogs around; however, you can easily have the best of both worlds by following these 3 simple tips. Avoid Scratch Marks by Trimming Your Dog's Nails and Applying a Scratch-Resistant Coat Hardwood flooring, regardless of the type of wood that you choose, will scratch easily.

Conserving Water: Be Wise When Running Your Sprinklers

Canada has abundant wetlands and numerous summer storms, so it may seem to you that water is plentiful. But when the winters are dry, water can be scarce during the summer. Many Canadians still view water as a plentiful resource because water costs in Canada are lower than other developed countries. However, because the government fears that resources are being depleted and misused, many provinces and communities are pleading for wise water usage.

How And Why To Choose A Fairytale Playhouse For Your Little Girl

Portable buildings come in various styles, and one of the more popular options is the playhouse model. A little girl's fairytale playhouse offers personal play space away from the home, where your child can be free to let her imagination soar and feel a sense of independence. When selecting this little girl's playhouse from a portable building company, you need to consider several key factors, including safety, size and functionality.