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The 2015 World Partnership Walk

It’s that time of the year again – time for Canada’s largest annual event raising money and awareness to end global poverty! As we do every year, we do our best to raise as much money as we can with the help of our amazing customers (that’s you!). We even have our own private donation […]

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Winter and your skin: 5 tips to combat winter dryness

Winter is upon us! The season of holidays, gift-giving, skiing, and… dry skin. But worry not, we have 5 handy tips you can use to combat the effects of harsh winter weather. 1. Avoid chlorine Chlorine is one of the biggest culprits when it comes to dry skin. Not only is it a known carcinogen, […]

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Water softeners: What you need to know

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THMs and VOCs: Why you should be wary

VOCs (volatile organics) and THMs (trihalomethanes) are chemical compounds that are created when chlorine is added to the water, and reacts with organic matter already present. Why is chlorine added to the water? The city adds chlorine to the water supply to ensure that any bacteria that may be present are killed and the water […]

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Ethical Sales: An Oxymoron?

Unfortunately, a lot of companies in this industry have created the perception that ethical sales is an oxymoron. Everyone has heard of or been part of a demonstration where a salesperson has entered someone’s home and refused to leave until they signed on the dotted line. In fact, this is a tale all too familiar […]