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January 16, 2020

Habitat's affordable mortgage gives families a 'hand up'

Michele and her husband Jim and their two children (4 and 8 years old at the time), were one of Habitat Niagara’s first homeowners in 1998 and they have something to celebrate as they have recently paid off their mortgage. “The [Habitat homeownership]…
January 13, 2020

We’ve got your floors covered

Did you know you can freshen up your home with new flooring even on the tightest budget? Our Habitat ReStores carry a variety of flooring such as, vinyl planks and tiles, sheet vinyl, laminate, hardwood and ceramic tile at significantly cheaper prices…
January 13, 2020

Steps to decluttering

With the holidays behind us comes the need to declutter and organize your home as you get rid of the old and bring in the new – and January is the perfect month for that! Many of us have too much stuff and feel overwhelmed when our homes become…
January 08, 2020

T’is the season for recycling electronics

You probably received some shiny new electronics for Christmas, well there's no better time than after the holidays to recycle your old electronics. By recycling electronics you’re helping to reduce harmful and toxic materials such as lead and…
January 06, 2020

Meaning of Home - National Writing Contest

National Writing ContestFor Grades 4, 5 and 6January 6 to February 21, 2020 Grades 4, 5 and 6 students across Canada are invited to submit a poem or essay explaining what home means to them. It’s a great way for students to engage in an interactive…