Our Cottage Services

Offering complete peace of mind for you and your family on the French River.

Complete Cottage Property Maintenance, Care & Security, Inside and Out!

Complete Landscaping

General landscape maintenance, or completely new landscapes! See our complete landscaping services.

Security Checks

A personalized service to ensure that your cottage is safe and secure during your absence. Protect your investment! We will notify you immediately or follow your instructions, in case problems are encountered. Grumpy is here!

  • Perimeter checks.
  • Intruder detection.
  • Water leakage or other water damages.
  • Plumbing and electrical inspection.
  • Animal infestation.

Exterior, Interior Cleaning

We offer a complete cleaning service that keeps your property beautiful and comfortable throughout the season!

  • Floors, edged and vacuumed throughout.
  • Walls, fixtures, pictures and ledges cobwebbed.
  • Window cleaning.
  • Sinks, toilets, showers, bathtubs, countertops cleaned and sanitized.
  • Exterior cleaning throughout property.
  • Clean out yard debris.
  • Patio furniture clean-up.


Gardens and flower beds require special attention and hard work done with love! We offer weekly visits in order to maintain your garden and flower beds in pristine condition throughout the season. Grumpy is here for you!

  • Soil preparation.
  • Planting.
  • Fertilizing.
  • Garden and flower-bed clean-up.
  • Mulching
  • Pruning and edging.


We prepare your cabin, cottage or summer home for the harsh winter months ahead. If you don’t want to do it, chances are Grumpy will!

  • Clean-up yard.
  • Storing summer equipment (patio furniture and accessories, loungers, etc.).
  • Inspect, clean-up and store garden equipment. (Lawn mower, chainsaws, blades, etc.)
  • Drain lines, turn-off water main, electricity and gas supplies.
  • Stack any water equipment (canoes, kayaks, etc.)
  • Clean-up BBQ, disconnect and protect from winter.
  • Inspect roof and repair damaged shingles, if possible. Clean out eavestroughs.
  • …and much more before lock-up!

Painting & Staining

If you wish to protect and preserve the beauty of your wood, or simply coat it with a new layer of color, our painting and staining service comes to the rescue!

  • Decks.
  • Patio wooden furniture.
  • Interior walls.
  • Exterior property surfaces.

Spring, Fall Clean-up

  • Spring cleaning – Setting the tone for the rest of the season.
  • Debris removal.
  • Collection of items too bulky for normal collection.
  • Garden preparation (edging, weeding, etc).
  • Lawn fertilizer.
  • Lawn repair and aeriation.
  • Irrigation system maintenance.
  • Fall cleaning.
  • Leaf raking.
  • Clean-up weeds, annuals and dead perennials.

Snow Removal

Don’t risk roof damage! Protect your investment while you are away for the winter months. Take no chances! And if you plan to visit your cottage during winter, we will prepare the way for you! Grumpy will take care of business.

  • Roof snow removal.
  • Deck snow removal.
  • Snow plowing and blowing.
  • Salting.

Prep for moving or selling

Either moving-in or selling, we are here to create a pleasant and peaceful experience for you and your family! Other than our “Exterior, Interior cleaning” services, and especially if you are selling, we offer the following services helping you get top dollar for your property:

  • Thorough cleaning, end-to-end.
  • Help you declutter.
  • Clean out closets where possible.
  • Clean and shine all kitchen appliances including tiles.
  • Clean, scrub and shine all bathrooms, showers, toilets and tubs including tiles. Get rid of mold and mildew, if present.
  • Sweep and mop all floors.
  • No hair anywhere! Detailed vacuuming throughout property.
  • Clean all carpets.
  • …and much more!


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