Summer Heat

Is Your Landlord Responsible For Keeping You Cool?

YPNextHome | Posted 08.12.2016 | Canada Living
YPNextHome

It's hot. It's not just hot, it's very hot. It's a mid-summer heat wave and it's relentless. And when it gets this hot, many people start to ask whether the landlord has an obligation to keep residents cool. Is there a maximum permitted temperature in apartment buildings and rental homes?

Don't Sacrifice Your Dog's Life To Get Your Cardio In This Summer

Michael Rowe | Posted 05.31.2016 | Canada Living
Michael Rowe

The early summer heat was suddenly more oppressive than ever; the scent of cut green grass became nauseatingly sweet. I couldn't get the sight of the senior dachshund with the tiny legs, trying desperately to keep up as the collar bit into his neck, out of my mind.

A Summer Without The Sizzle?

CBC | Posted 08.02.2013 | Canada

Last year, many Canadians basked in the warmest summer in 65 years, but overall it won't be quite as warm heading into the season this time, according...

Canada Heats Up This Weekend But BC Gets No Love

The Huffington Post Canada | Scaachi Koul | Posted 09.14.2011 | Canada

If you're hot now, just wait. Canadians aren't getting much respite from the heat this weekend. By Sunday, highs across the country could hit the l...