Month: December 2016

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HomeStars Photo of the Day

These homeowners replaced their previous CasaLife leather sectional, marble coffee table and leather sitting chair with new ones. They’re repeat customers and it’s easy to see why. Even their dogs love the furniture!       Every day HomeStars receives hundreds of reviews, many of which are accompanied by great photos....

/ December 27, 2016
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HomeStars Photo of the Day

Take a look at this fantastic and fun playhouse built by Contracting By Us! The company completely redid this homeowner’s basement with the focus being on this play area for their kids. What kid wouldn’t love having a slide in their home? See the full basement renovation by clicking here....

/ December 22, 2016
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Top 6 Special Mention Projects of 2016 – Editors Pick

At HomeStars we see tens of thousands of home projects during the year that are unusual or worthy of special mention. It was pretty difficult to narrow our choice down to 6 for 2016, but we did it! Here are our favourites. Company: Hunt Heritage Masonry The facade of this...

/ December 20, 2016
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Price Points for Pool Installation or Restoration

The dead of winter is the perfect time to start thinking about planning that new pool that you’ve always been dreaming about installing in your backyard. To help you along, following is a selection of new and renovated pools at different price points from homeowners who have submitted reviews on...

/ December 19, 2016
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Top 6 Best Backyard Transformations of 2016 – Editor’s Pick

Yep, unless you’re a skier or a winter enthusiast, we bet you’d like to be hanging out in any one of these backyards right now. If you close your eyes really tight and take a deep breathe, you can imagine yourself here – in our most favourite backyard retreats of 2016…....

/ December 14, 2016
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Top 6 Kitchen Renos of 2016 – Editor’s Pick

The kitchen is the heart of the home; the place where family and friends gather to eat, drink and enjoy being together. This could be one of the reasons why a kitchen renovation is considered one of the best investments you can make in your home. We see thousands of kitchen renovations...

/ December 12, 2016
Bathroom Renovation by Bellsmith Carpentry & Renovation

HomeStars Photo of the Day

Would you believe us if we told you that this house was built in 1883? Probably not… but it was. Bellsmith Carpentry & Renovation completely redid this bathroom, leaving it bright and modern, with a just the right amount of colour.                     Every...

/ December 11, 2016
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Top 6 Built-Ins of 2016 – Editor’s Pick

Everybody loves a good built-in. Not only can they increase property value, they also increase how functional and organized your home is while you actually live in it. Built-ins can be useful anywhere in your home, from your basement, mud room, kitchen, living room, home office, or of course, your bedroom closet....

/ December 5, 2016
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HomeStars $500 Contest Winner Announced!

If you follow us on Twitter, then you saw that back in October we partnered with Vancouver Is Awesome to give one lucky person $500 towards a home project of their choice. $500 can go a long way, especially when you consider some of our smaller project categories like appliance...

/ December 5, 2016
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HomeStars Photo of the Day

We cannot get enough of this custom his and hers closet by DK&M Kitchens and More. Maybe if my closet was this beautiful, I too would keep it this clean. Closet inspiration at its finest!                     Every day HomeStars receives hundreds...

/ December 5, 2016