May 2020

How to Make Homemade Reusable Disinfectant Cleaning Wipes

Posted on May 19, 2020

Although the ingredients can vary depending on where you look online or what you have on hand, these are the general items you’ll need.
    • 1 cup water
    • 1-2 Tbsp dish soap
    • 1/4 cup isopropyl alcohol (rubbing alcohol)
    • 1/2 cup white vinegar
    • 10-15 drops of your favourite essential oils (optional, but a nice addition if you want a gentle scent; think...

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Posted on May 18, 2020 in Holiday

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Message from the Mayor

Posted on May 14, 2020 in Coquitlam

We’ve had some good news recently about how B.C. is flattening the curve, and many of us are excited about the prospect of getting back to some of our normal activities.But as we approach the May long weekend, let’s not forget the key takeaways from Dr. Bonnie Henry. One is that we’re not quite there yet: the gradual reopening begins after the long...

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9 Designer Shortcuts That Work

Posted on May 14, 2020 in Home Design Ideas

1. The corner plant.
2. Stacks of books. 
3. Clear furnishings for contemporary style. 
4. Signature color.
5. Off-center art. 
6. Hidden technology.
7. Throw blankets.
8. Black-and-white patterns.
9. Collecting over time. 

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Coquitlam’s seasonal unlimited yard trimmings collection and large item pickup programs will resume service effective May 19.

Posted on May 13, 2020 in Coquitlam

Residents who receive the City’s curbside collection service can put out unlimited yard trimmings and leaves for curbside pick up on their regularly scheduled collection day from May 19 through to June 25.

Additionally, residents who receive the City’s curbside collection service can also have up to four large household items collected (July 1 to Ju...

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Happy Mother's Day!!

Posted on May 10, 2020 in Holiday

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