Should I Stay or Should I Go Now?

Guest Blog from Real Condo Life: The lowdown on Condos, Service Dogs & Therapy Dogs.  Doggie waste bag stands, mobile pet grooming and walkers with 10 dogs on leashes are a frequent sight these days. It seems that more and more people are turning to pets for companionship. Canada has 7.5 million homes that have […]

How to Use and Maintain Your Whirlpool Refrigerator

Lettuce wilted?  Cucumbers soft?  This Maintenance Minute will help you get the most out of your Whirlpool refrigerator, like how to use the crisper settings to keep fruits and vegetables fresher for longer.  It also includes tips on maintenance and cleaning, so you can keep those stainless steel doors sparkling clean.     Maintenance Minutes is […]

Our latest Maintenance Minute explains how to properly use and maintain your dishwasher.

Ever wonder how to avoid those annoying spots on your glasses? Or how to fit in ALL your dishes after a big meal? Or wonder what all those different settings actually do? This week’s Maintenance Minutes video explains everything from tricks on how to load your dishwasher and fitting everything in properly, to the right detergent, […]

Embrace it or Erase it?

Guest Blog from Real Condo Life: I was always a believer that giving people a designated space to participate in “undesirable” behavior was a more realistic approach than banning undesired behavior completely. (I’m a parent!) A recent tour with my son’s school to Graffiti Alley had me curious if this theory could apply to graffiti, […]

Smarter Parcels

Guest Blog from Real Condo Life: It’s November. For a lot of us that leads to the realization that holiday shopping is fast approaching. With time at a premium, more urbanites are turning to e-commerce for a simpler, faster way to cross things off their friend’s wish lists. For those living vertically, it results in […]

How to look after your ceramic cooktop in this week’s Maintenance Minutes video

Have a ceramic cooktop and looking to keep it smooth and free of scratches?  Ever spilled a sticky substance on your cooktop and wondered what the best options for removing it are? Well, this week’s Maintenance Minute video offers advice on how to operate and maintain your Whirlpool ceramic cooktop. It’s full of helpful tips […]

Better Buildings Save Lives.

Guest Blog from Real Condo Life: “Better buildings would have saved lives.” –Chuck DeMets, U.S. Geologist DeMets, a tectonic geologist from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, reflects on the January 2010 earthquake in Haiti, described by the United Nations as the worst humanitarian crisis in decades, with a death toll ranging from 50,000 to 200,000. He predicted […]

Celebrating a milestone 30 years in the making.

Skyview 30th Anniversary Event – Photo Credit: Warren Liebmann It’s not often that you get to have the privilege of talking to customers that have bought (and kept) your product for over 30 years. Yet that’s exactly what happened earlier this month, when Tridel celebrated the 30th anniversary of Skyview, one of their iconic communities […]

Calling all 14 to 18 year olds! Show us your “Green.”

Know any passionate youth between the ages of 14 – 18 years old that believe strongly in protecting the environment and living green?  If you do, let them know about the Tridel Take Action Team’s “Show us your Green” photo contest on As part of our partnership with Free the Children, we’re excited to […]

Discover how smart your oven is in this week’s Maintenance Minutes

Is your oven smarter than a fifth grader? Well, maybe not, but you’d be surprised by what it is capable of. Whether you’re a Rachel Ray in the kitchen, or more Carrie Bradshaw and use your oven for storage, this week’s Maintenance Minutes offers tricks that will help make sure your meal comes out perfectly. […]