Category: House & Home

Drip, Drip: Ice Buildup Getting You Down?

The temperatures are rather balmy in the Forest City this week. After all the snow we got last week in London, Ontario, it is a treat to have +C weather. Of course the snow we got is now melting fast and furiously, which is great as far as reducing snow mountains in parking lots, but… Read more »

Christmas Decorating this Week

Our busy little elves have been at it again. This week’s Christmas Decor installations have been a little more festive with all the snow that London, Ontario got last week. We were hammered by a snow squall that dropped 70 cm of snow on “The Forest City” over the span of a day. We have… Read more »

Light Up Christmas All Season Long

The holidays are approaching fast and furious. Christmas is five weeks today. Long before Santa arrives though, there will be plenty of holiday celebrating to do. How many Christmas parties do you attend every year? I am sure there is more than one. I can count work, family, and neighbours alone. How many Christmas parties… Read more »

Christmas Decor in Any Weather

It’s November. You might not want to think about it yet, but Christmas is only 47 days away. That is a mere 7 weeks to go. While you certainly shouldn’t be in a panic to finish your Christmas shopping as of yesterday, it is time to think about your decor. Christmas carols are already playing… Read more »

Time to Shine Your Christmas Lights

Did you realize that Christmas is only two months away? That means you have two months to shop, organize, and decorate your home. There are lists to make. They need to be checked once or twice.  And the work that goes with this is daunting. Of course you can always decorate your house beforehand. What… Read more »

CLC Tree Services to the “Pet” Rescue!

“Here kitty, kitty!” You have called your cat repeatedly, but you are beginning to panic. Maybe your cat has never been outdoors before, maybe they are injured, or maybe they are just plain scared and you can’t handle their yowling anymore. So what do you do when your cat has scooted up a tree and… Read more »

3 Months Til Christmas: Do You Know Where YOUR Lights Are?

It is 3 months til Christmas! Do you know where your lights are? Do you know how tangled they have become since you put them away last year? Remember pushing them aside when you were digging for the camping gear? Recall moving them to a new location when you reorganized during your Spring Cleaning spree?… Read more »

A Home For…

Trees. They are glorious things. They provide us with oxygen, and use up some of our excess air pollution, like that nasty carbon dioxide stuff that we are so good at producing. They create shade in the summer, reducing our sweat equity, plus saving us money on air conditioning. They bring us peace and tranquility,… Read more »

Treehouse Escape

The hot and humid days of summer have arrived. It is time to slow down, relax and enjoy the breeze when you can get it. Want to know the perfect place to do that? How about your very own treehouse! A treehouse can be a great place to watch summer storms (plenty of those this… Read more »

CLC At Your (Tree) Service

April showers bring May flowers. The flowers should be brilliant this May then one would think. No matter, we just had a few days of sunshine and you can see the evidence of that most places you look. Area residents have been out in droves raking up dead tree branches, spreading spring fertilizer, deadheading plants that were… Read more »