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Why you should check out the Calgary Fall Home Show

Whether you’re buying a new home, renovating a current space or you’re simply obsessed with home décor and design, the Calgary Fall Home Show is the place for you. This Thursday, we welcome one of the biggest home décor, DIY, renovation and design shows to Calgary for four days of detailed demonstrations, industry discussions and innovative workshops. Advice, tips and tricks, new products, fancier gadgets – you name it, this show will have it.

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What is Doors Open YYC?

Have you ever wondered how gelato is made? Or how the Calgary Stampede Grandstand Show runs smoothly night after night for ten days in a row? Perhaps you’re curious how the Forensic Unit works within the Calgary Police service. These are all things that people wonder about, but they are often questions that get left unanswered. Well lucky for you, this information will be readily available in Calgary this coming weekend.

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September home maintenance tasks

In September, everyone slowly makes their way back into the city from vacation and pulls out the old calendar to start back into a work routine. It just so happens that September is also the perfect month for home maintenance tasks. The heat of the summer is over but there is still no snow to hinder your plans. So, it’s time to dust off those tools, find your work gloves and get to work! Here are some top September chores that your home and yard might just be needing:

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Top 10 ways to get your home organized

After years and years of being in school and then watching your children go through the same routine, September often feels like a fresh start. With a slight chill in the air and the leaves changing colour, September brings with it a new wave of motivation to start the fall off with a bang. Whether you are back from vacation, going back to school or simply settling back into a regular work routine, it is important to get your house organized so that your life has some order again. Here are our top tips for getting your home into tip-top shape:

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Back-to-school safety tips

Happy September Calgary! Yes, summer is over but now we welcome autumn with its crisp mornings and multi-coloured leaves littering the streets. The city gears up for back-to-school with stationary sales, 2-for-1 jean deals and an influx of tasty snacks at the grocery store. As excited as kids get for this time of year, it’s also important to properly educate them and yourselves on the necessary safety precautions. Here are some back-to-school tips to ensure that everyone has a great September and school year.

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