YEG Real Estate Blog

Thursday, July 12, 2018   /   by Brent Deptuck

5 DIY landscaping projects you can do over the weekend

Summer is almost here! Grilling, swimming, or just lazing away the day in a hammock with a good book or a snooze — some of the best ways to spend a summer day. Read on if your backyard could use a bit of summer sprucing to make it more conducive to relaxing.
Install edging for a tidier look
If that spot where your garden beds end and the lawn begins is beginning to look a bit blurred, it’s time to install a barrier between the two. That barrier is called “edging,” and it’s easier to install than you may assume.
While faced with the mountain of choices at your local garden center, the simplest to install and most subtle are “4-in.deep strips of steel, aluminum or plastic,” according to the DIY experts of The Family Handyman Magazine.
Want something a bit sleeker and sexier? Consider painted aluminum or steel. Although they cost about the same, those experts at Family Handyman recommend aluminum for the DIYer because it’s lighter an ...

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018   /   by Shane Parent

Top 10 YEG Real Estate Photographers to Follow on Instagram (plus 10 bonus #hashtags)

 


It's been said, “Edmonton is ugly.”  Well, it’s not.


 


Under the backdrop of winter, spring, summer, and fall, these 10 YEG photographers set out to prove the detractors wrong.  Check out their works below and see for yourself the beauty that Edmonton and its people have to offer.


 


 


1.       Yeggers 


Pointing her camera to the city’s beautiful landscapes, Brittney launched her Yeggers Instagram page which now has over 30,000 followers. Yeggers shows us that Edmonton is beautiful. From orange sunsets to breathtaking skylines, Brittney Punter shows her followers a different, more spectacular side of the city. 


 


 


 


Follow Yeggers (@yeggers_) on Instagram.


 


 


2. Edmonton Living


Edmonton Living does not only showcase the beautiful architecture of Edmonton, they also feature ...

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