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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - August 8, 2015, Winnipeg, Manitoba C M Y K PAGE G2 G 2 SATURDAY, AUGUST 8, 2015 HOMES winnipegfreepress. com 410 Des Meurons , Winnipeg, MB R2H 2N9 Ph: 204- 237- 6886 Fax: 204- 237- 6888 cabinetclearance@ hotmail. com www. cabinetclearancecorner. com CUSTOM BUILT CABINETS Come see us before you buy! Venez nous rencontrer avant d’acheter! MANUFACTURE DIRECT It’s not the name, it’s the people! C’est pas le nom, c’est nous! Satisfied customers have been referring us to Family and Friends for over 20 Years! SERVICE QUALITY PRICE QUALIT É PRIX ( 204) 956.9699 stainlessconcepts. ca RAILINGS COUNTERTOPS BACKSPLASHES SCULPTURE ART Bringing your ideas to life COMMERCIAL & RESIDENTIAL PROJECTS DESIGN, FABRICATE AND INSTALL Although we haven’t had many mosquitoes this summer, it has been replaced by another winged menace - the wasp! After several people I know were stung this week I decided to look up some facts on wasps. Our most common wasp is known as the yellow jacket. Every spring a solitary female or queen emerges from hibernation and builds a small nest for the first generation of workers that she raises herself. After that the workers take over supplying food and materials for the queen to lay more eggs as well as continually building the nest bigger throughout the year. In the fall newly mated females will hibernate for the winter while the rest of the colony including the old queen perish. Because the wasp’s stinger is barbless and doesn’t pull out they can sting multiple times and produce a chemical that helps other wasps locate you. They are attracted to bright colors, hairspray, perfumes and colognes, various food and drinks as well as garbage. The venom in their sting can be quite painful as well as dangerous for anybody that has developed allergies to their sting. Although they can attack when unprovoked they will usually not attack unless disturbed or unless they feel threatened. I have also been bitten, not stung, by wasps looking for food. There are various sprays available for killing the wasps and this should be done late in the evening or early in the morning when most of the wasps will be in the nest. If using a flashlight set it somewhere to point at the nest but don’t hold it because if the wasps escape they will be attracted to the light. Any of the pest control companies can recommend removal techniques and products or will remove them for you. While mosquitoes have always been a factor as to why people want to enclose decks and patios the wasps are also doing their part. If you would like information about enclosing a space at your home come for a tour of our factory at 265 Sutherland or call us at ( 204) 940- 3030. Not Just Mosquitoes By Steven Sarens www. sunshadeltd. com 204- 940- 3030 by Sunshade Products Ltd. Inspiring families and communities to grow together through the joy of learning since 1984. Please support family literacy programs in Manitoba. 204- 582- 1804 Any Child. Any Need. Every Day. Call ( 204) 982- 1050 O R V I S I T varietymanitoba. com DONATE T O D A Y With your donation you give a child... a childhood. Sold A look at recently sold homes in and around Winnipeg Compiled by Jason Halstead Real Estate Professionals: We’re looking for your recently sold homes to feature in Sold! Please submit the information listed here as well as a high- resolution photo ( 200dpi). Appearing in Sold is free. Send your home information to Jason Halstead at jjhphoto@ gmail. com Offered at... Bridgwater Forest ADDRESS: 330 Bridgeland Dr. N. ASKING PRICE: $ 388,000 TAXES: $ 4,055.70 SQUARE FOOTAGE: 2,100 Linden Woods ADDRESS: 14 Farmingdale Blvd. ASKING PRICE: $ 409,940 TAXES: $ 4,903.71 SQUARE FOOTAGE: 1,920 North Kildonan ADDRESS: 83 Thurlby Rd. ASKING PRICE: $ 329,900 SOLD PRICE: $ 318,500 TAXES: $ 3,850.43 South Pointe ADDRESS: 24 Drew St. ASKING PRICE: $ 399,900 SOLD PRICE: $ 383,000 TAXES: Not yet assessed Garden City ADDRESS: 10 Aster Ave. ASKING PRICE: $ 289,000 SOLD PRICE: $ 278,000 TAXES: $ 3,760.69 Richmond West ADDRESS: 54 Kendale Dr. ASKING PRICE: $ 434,800 SOLD PRICE: $ 410,000 TAXES: $ 4,850.15 BEDROOMS: 3 BATHROOMS: 3 LOT SIZE: 45 x 96 LISTING AGENT: Scott Moore, Realty Executives Premiere, 204- 995- 7355 BEDROOMS: 4 BATHROOMS: 2 LOT SIZE: 50 x 114 LISTING AGENTS: Jon & Matt Blumberg, 204- 232- 6288 SQUARE FOOTAGE: 1,620 BEDROOMS: 3 BATHROOMS: 2 LOT SIZE: 50 x 120 LISTING & SELLING AGENT: Ned ( Lorne) Sanders, RE/ MAX Associates, 204- 999- 6571 SQUARE FOOTAGE: 1,302 BEDROOMS: 4 BATHROOMS: 3 LOT SIZE: 40 x 118 LISTING AGENT: Matt Blumberg & Mark Wang, Monopoly Realty, 204- 232- 6288 SQUARE FOOTAGE: 1,350 BEDROOMS: 4 BATHROOMS: 3 LOT SIZE: 110 x 55 LISTING & SELLING AGENT: Apee Panchhi, RE/ MAX Executives Realty, 204- 771- 5500 SQUARE FOOTAGE: 2,325 BEDROOMS: 5 BATHROOMS: 3.5 LOT SIZE: 60 x 110 LISTING/ SELLING AGENT: Matt Blumberg & Mark Wang, Monopoly Realty, 204- 232- 6288 Leila North ADDRESS: 1111- 1275 Leila Ave. ASKING PRICE: $ 229,900 TAXES: $ 2,677.22 SQUARE FOOTAGE: 826 BEDROOMS: 1 BATHROOMS: 1 LOT SIZE: Condominium LISTING AGENTS: Ned ( Lorne) Sanders & Mike Krakalovich, RE/ MAX Associates, 204- 999- 6571 or 204- 995- 7902 G_ 02_ Aug- 08- 15_ FH_ 01. indd G2 8/ 6/ 15 5: 22: 33 PM

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