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A Request to Midland Town Council

Harbourview & Midland Council For some time now Harbourview has been attempting to get a by-law created in Midland to allow Multi Purpose Utility Vehicles on our roads.  We were recently granted an audience to speak with the council to shed some light on the...

Sand vs Salt

Salt or Sand: Both salt and sand have been put to the test last winter.  It seems that every other week gave us a melt and then a refreeze.  Some weeks I should have laced up and skated to work.  But which product is best when it comes to eliminating the ice issues? ...

Snowbird Checklist

Snowbird Checklist Do you have your snowbird checklist in order?  If you’re planning on heading south this year you’ll want to cover your bases at home before making the trip.  If you’re a veteran snowbird, you know that you don’t just pack your swimsuit and hit the...

After the Storm

After the Storm: Our local climate can bring some pretty serious weather events leaving you discombobulated after the storm.  I know in our area power outages during one of these more violent bursts are not uncommon.  We have covered some generator dos and don’ts in...

Featured Rentals September 2018

Harbourview has some great featured rentals available for September 1st.  Check out these three rentals to find a new place to call home this fall. First we have an opening at 679 Victoria Street in Midland.  This two bedroom upper level of a duplex is close to...

Showing Your Rental Property

Showing Your Rental Property When it comes to showing your rental property there are a few things to keep in mind.  Take it from a company that has literally gone through the process hundreds of times.  From before your potential renters arrive, to after they leave,...

Stihl and Harbourview

Stihl and Harbourview There is no job too big or too small for Harbourview Property Management. When going gets tough, the tough use Stihl. Some people pronounce it “steel”, some call it “still”, but however you say it, they are Canada’s number one selling brand in...

Mouse Proofing

“Mouse-proofing” It seems there is no way to completely mouse-proof any home or cottage, but here are some ways to help. Food: First off, cut off their food source! As nice as you may be, the mice aren’t stopping by just to hang out with you. If a mouse gets in, it...

Uses for WD-40

Uses for WD-40 Everyone has a can of this magic liquid kicking around; and if you don’t, you should! WD-40 has been around for decades as fans of this water displacer are discovering new and unique ways to put it to use. Below are just a few of the 2000 plus uses...

Beat the Heat

Time to beat the heat! Remember when the weather was like this? Me neither… Summer is in full swing and this heat is not letting up. Here are a few Harbourview tips and tricks to beat the heat this summer. Get to the source: When you’re over heating your body reacts...