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Category: Summer Tips

Top 5 best plants to improve indoor air quality

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 by Polycorp


Polycorp is a niche developer and builder of energy-efficient Halifax, Nova Scotia homes for sale. With ICF (insulating concrete form), your home was built to keep heat out during the summer months and heat in during the winter. Even the best built homes can benefit from a little injection of natural elements to help improve indoor air quality, ensuring that allergens and pollutants are kept to a minimum. We’ve listed five plants that can help cleanse the air and improve indoor air quality in your home. They are also all non-toxic to pets.

Halifax Hosts SandJam-The Canadian National Team Beach Volleyball Championships!

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 by Polycorp


A great benefit to purchasing a New Home Construction Halifax by Polycorp is that we build new homes in close proximity to the downtown Halifax waterfront. The waterfront has picturesque scenery, plenty of shops, restaurants, live music and a number of festivals for residents of all ages to enjoy throughout the year.  If you’re looking for an event to soak up the last of the summer fun then look no further than SandJam Halifax.

Community Spotlight: Ravenscraig Halifax

Tue, 08 Jul 2014 by Polycorp


Look no further than ravenscraig halifax if you’re in the market for a neighbourhood with a peaceful and serene atmosphere and amazing views. Featuring 76 brand new energy-efficient ICF-built homes, Ravenscraig at Fleming Park is located within minutes of downtown Halifax. Set amid a backdrop of lakes and walking trails, residents can enjoy plenty of outdoor adventures including biking, hiking, skating and swimming. Ravenscraig also has a playground and soccer field perfect for any age or fitness level.

Maintaining your gas grill during the summer

Mon, 30 Jun 2014 by Polycorp


Large outdoor decks found in Ravenscraig’s new homes for sale in Halifax are perfect for entertaining outdoors and grilling. Whether you grill frequently or every so often, maintaining your gas grill is important for preserving your grill over time. Follow these basic maintenance tips to have a delicious, happy and safe grilling season.

Lawn care tips for your new Halifax home

Wed, 28 May 2014 by Polycorp


Nothing says curb appeal quite like a plush green lawn. New homes for sale in Halifax will require basic lawn care to keep everything looking good. As a new homeowner, here are a few tips to maintaining a well-manicured yard.

Top 5 Best Things about Halifax, Nova Scotia

Tue, 20 May 2014 by Polycorp


There’s plenty to do in the capital city of Nova Scotia. Depending on your interests you can experience everything from entertainment and arts to history, leisure activities and some of the best restaurants Halifax has to offer. We’ve compiled a list of five of the best things about Halifax that are near Polycorp’s homes for sale Halifax Nova Scotia.

Hidden Gems Found at 15 Dronachy Lane

Fri, 25 Apr 2014 by Polycorp


Every house hunter has a list of must-haves they’re looking for in a new home. An updated kitchen, hardwood flooring, open concept floor plan, new roof and green upgrades usually make the list. But oftentimes homebuyers miss hidden gems that aren’t necessarily customizable options or upgrades. In fact, they’re priceless features that can increase the overall value of a home.

Clean and Care for Your Ravenscraig Vinyl Siding

Thu, 27 Feb 2014 by Polycorp


Vinyl siding is an aesthetically pleasing, extremely durable and popular material choice amongst homeowners. But its exposure to the various weather elements as well as things like insects, droppings, spider webs, mold, mildew and pollen can take a toll on the siding. Follow these instructions to clean and care for the vinyl siding on your Ravenscraig in Halifax NS home.


Welcome to Polycorp - A Halifax New Home Builder

Polycorp has grown to become one of Halifax's best known residential home builders and developers. As a leading Halifax new home builder, our commitment to detail and quality is what makes our homes exceptional. We create unique neighbourhoods and innovative home designs, all the while focusing on energy efficient technologies to help reduce our carbon footprint. Please contact us if you would like to see our inventory of new homes and condos for sale in Halifax, Nova Scotia.