Home improvement resource center
This resource center is designed to provide you with tips related to improvements you may make to your home. You’re invited to review the articles below. If you have a specific question that you would like us to answer, please email us and we’ll do our best to respond.
Heating your home efficiently
Learn how you can save energy, and feel warmer when the cold season comes with tips from Square One. Also, learn more about Carbon Monoxide detectors.
Gardening around your home
If you're a new gardener, Square One has some tips and tricks for both selection and planting. We'll also explain how your home insurance can cover important gardening items, trees, shrubs, and other plants.
Canadians use the the second most water per capita in the world. Learn how you can save water throughout your home with easy to implement tips.
House foundation types
Understanding your house's foundation type is important when it comes to insuring your home. Learn how you can determine your home's foundation and it's unique characteristics, benefits, and risks.
Earth Day 2017
Square One provides you with some tips on how you can reduce your impact on the environment. Also, learn how Square One reduces its carbon footprint.
Home maintenance schedules
Square One and Zegarra Residential Inspections provides homeowners with useful monthly, semi-monthly, annual, and five-year home maintenance schedules.
Closing your vacation property for the season
If you own a vacation property or second home that you don’t use during the winter, there are a few things to think about before you shut it down for the season. Follow the Square One checklist so you can return next season without an unexpected surprise.