The Guide to Airbnb Hosting in Winnipeg

Winnipeg is a wonderful place to visit. We have incredible festivals all year long; few places can boast such a celebratory atmosphere in the middle of February. We have restaurants that are beyond compare, from scrumptious meals at local diners to haute cuisine around Osborne and the Exchange. We have a rich and storied history, from Louis Riel to the General Strike to the construction of the...

Why Install a Safe in Your House?

Many homeowners that have never been robbed often disregard the need to install a safe in their homes. But with the rise in tech-savvy burglars, better take precautionary measures. Nowadays, security goes beyond installing security systems and keeping all the doors and windows of your house locked. While investing in a security system will help beef up the security in your home, burglars have now...

Funding Sources for Your Start-Up

Entrepreneurship demands dedication, sacrifice and most of all, a good business strategy. Part of the business strategy is sourcing funds for your start-up business. The source of financing for your business directly impacts the future of your startup. In fact, 93% of most start-ups end up failing within the first year of operations due to insufficient financing and wrong choice of funding...

Awning Installation: Style and Types

When the sun is too hot, we throw a baseball cap or a fedora to protect our heads. When it rains, we use an umbrella to safeguard ourselves from getting wet. With awnings, you can enjoy the same benefits from the comfort of your patio or deck. There are a variety of options to choose from when picking the right awning for your home. While they all serve the same purpose, one type may be suitable...

Guide to Buying a High-Efficiency Furnace

With occasional maintenance, most furnaces have a lifespan of about 15 to 20 years. As they near the homestretch of their service, furnaces start showing signs of inefficiency, evidenced by frequent breakdown, low-performance levels and abnormally high energy bills at the end of the month. If this is the case, it’s time to contact a technician from Provincial Heating for furnace replacement and...

Up Your Social Media Game

Social media has changed our world forever. Social sites are one of the most important forms of entertainment in the modern world; in fact, people spend more time on social media than they do watching traditional media like TV. This makes it one of the most important streams of new clients and revenue you can find - so long as you know how to use it. There are three broad axes (the plural of...

Vision After 60

Do you find yourself squinting a lot when reading an email or text in a book? Perhaps you require more light to read a dinner menu in a dimly lit restaurant? No need to panic. If you’re in your 50s or getting into your 60s, your eyes are just showing signs of ageing. After living for six decades, our eyes, just like other body organs, start to show the effects of the toll they took. To help you...

How To Reduce Stress at Home

Work-life balance can be incredibly difficult to get right. Some days, after work, you might feel exhausted, only to come home to more stressors - supper that needs to be cooked, a room that needs to be cleaned, other chores that need to be done. That stress can be a burden. Your home is supposed to be your sanctuary, a place where you can collect yourself and breathe easy. There are a plethora...
Casual business team eating together in the office

The Guide to Hosting a Business Lunch (or Dinner) in Winnipeg

There’s a lot of teleconferencing these days; from Skype to a phone call to a quick text, most of our communication is done virtually. That’s all the more reason to know what you’re doing when you invite someone out to talk business over a meal. Making a good first impression in the flesh can mean better opportunities for both parties. This first part of this guide will give you a general...

Types of Contact Lenses

Are you on the fence on whether to settle for sunglasses or contact lenses? Although the debate on eyeglasses vs contact lenses remains as heated as the choice on whether to keep a cat or a dog, both contact lenses and eyeglasses have pros and cons. So, none is necessarily better than the other. The choice between one over the other depends on your budget, aesthetics, convenience, lifestyle, and...