When it’s dull, cold and less than inspiring outside, there’s no better way to liven the mood than by transforming your apartment into your own cozy oasis. With a few simple additions, you’ll see that making your Montreal apartment into a winter wonderland is easier than you think! Here are some creative ways to make your space cozy, warm and inviting to help you get through those long, winter day[...]
 
 
 
On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018, the Energy Management team at CLV Group and InterRent REIT held their first ever and first annual Energy Hunt at Forest Ridge Apartments. The Energy Hunt is part of a larger initiative to help educate staff on how to identify inefficiencies at their respective properties and how to deal with them properly. The ultimate goal is to help improve every efficiency am[...]
 
 
 
Are you considering a move to Montreal for school? Well, we think it’s a move you won’t regret, especially since it was named the world’s best city for students just last year! Learn more about Canada’s “cultural capital” and what our favourite parts about being a student in Montreal include. Montreal Embraces the Winter This four-seasoned city knows how to have fun any time of year. And in wint[...]
 
 
 
Searching for ideas on how to utilize your Sundays more efficiently? Tackling errands and tasks before Monday rolls around can dramatically improve your entire week ahead. Learn how to set your week up for positive growth and success with our tips for an ideal productive Sunday in Hamilton. Create a To-Do List Creating a to-do list and writing out all of the tasks you have to address during the [...]
 
 
Minimalistischer Weihnachtsbaum zu Weihnachten auf roter Grußkarte
 
Avec le temps, les fêtes du mois de décembre sont devenues synonymes de la consommation, et non de moments heureux avec nos proches. Voici quelques trucs et astuces pour évider de se faire prendre par la folie des fêtes, pour avoir un meilleur impact sur l’environnement et pour se concentrer sur ce qui compte vraiment. Cadeaux Nous ressentons souvent le besoin d’acheter des cadeaux pour toute no[...]
 
 
Minimalistischer Weihnachtsbaum zu Weihnachten auf roter Grußkarte
 
Throughout the years, the December Holidays have become more and more about consuming, and not about spending quality time with loved ones. Here are some tips to avoid getting caught up in the Holiday mania, making a better impact for the environment and focusing on what is important. Gifts Often we feel the need to purchase a gift for everyone in our family and circle, which can be overwhelming[...]
 
 
 
In theory, an apartment unit should offer much lower utility bills than that of a townhome or house, but that’s not always the case. If you’re not careful about your energy usage habits, you could be in for a surprise come winter time when you receive your electricity bills. Don’t get stuck paying more than you think you could be — follow these seven simple ways to save energy in your Burlington a[...]
 
 
 
  We know you don’t want to hear it, it’s something almost everyone has been avoiding the thought of – Winter. As Canadian’s, historically we’re well known for handling winter, however that doesn’t mean it gets any easier year after year – but that’s okay, we’re here to help. As you’re probably going to be hibernating this winter like the rest of us, we felt we could share some tips and[...]
 
 
 
What does an Energy Manager do? According to SaveONEnergy.ca, “Energy managers have the strategic and technical expertise to recommend the energy-saving equipment and technologies that are right for your business.” Visit any large-scale company and you will probably discover that they have an Energy Management department. In the last decade, large-scale companies have been paying closer at[...]
 
 
 
With the fresh fall air, aromas of pumpkin spice, and eerie, ghoulish atmosphere lingering about, Halloween is arguably one of the best times of the year. If you’re gearing up for Halloween in Montreal, there are plenty of spooktacular events and activities happening all throughout the city. From Halloween-themed club nights to ghost hunts, to zombie walks — there’s no shortage of ways to get [...]