During the heat of the summer our lawns often need to be watered. The Region of Waterloo has an outdoor water use by-law that comes into effect when there is a drought or when drinking water storage runs low.
Here is a PDF outlining the by-law throughout the Region of Waterloo: WATER CONSERVATION BYLAW.
Stage 1 is in effect from October 1 to May 30 of year in The Regional Municipality of Waterloo.
Stage 2 is in effect from May 31 to September 30.
Find Out Which SCHOOL Your Children Will Attend (updated) - Waterloo Region District School Board - Waterloo Catholic District School Board
The school boards in the Kitchener Waterloo area have an excellant website for families moving to Waterloo Region. It includes information about the individual schools, the areas served by each school and the transportation services that are available.
Tracey Appleton has been named a Coldwell Banker Peter Benninger Realty Achiever for the month of February 2015. Congratulations once again!
Are you thinking of selling your home in the next year?
Curious about what buyers are paying for homes
in your neighbourhood in Waterloo Region?
Read the recent press release from the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR) below:
Homes Sales Gain Some Steam in February
Residential sales through the Multiple Listing System (MLS®) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR) were down 3.0 percent in February compared to the same month last year and up 43.9 percent compared to January home sales.
Then you will enjoy eating in the formal dining room of this 2-story 4-bedroom/4-bathroom home in Upper Beechwood. Offers a warm family room, an impressive formal living room with hickory hardwood floors. Two fireplaces for chilly nights, a top-notch kitchen with maple cabinets and granite countertops and much more...
More information: 593 Leighland Dr.
Have you ever wondered if a programmable thermostat is worth the cost? CMHC has a fact sheet that answers this question and many others.
Q: What Is a Normal House Temperature?
A: Around 20°–21° Celsius
Q: To What Temperature Should I Set Back the Thermostat?
A: The more you reduce the thermostat setting, the greater the possibility for savings.
Q: Does Setting Back the Temperature Save Energy?
A: Yes, it can result in heating cost savings of 5% to 15%.
Q: What Can Go Wrong?
A: There are several potential problems...
Read more at the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation website.
Bring the whole family home to this updated brick home in Waterloo's Upper Beechwood neighbourhood. Features include 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, a master suite with a separate shower, walk-in closet for lots of clothes, and a warm family room with a wood-burning fireplace for chilly nights
You will love the lovely formal dining room, impressive living room (with a gas fireplace), hardwood floors, main-floor laundry, top-notch kitchen with dishwasher, breakfast area, granite counter-tops, finished basement and a Dinette with garden doors to the patio. MLS
More Details: 593 Leighland Dr.