Category: Additions, Construction & Renovations

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The 411 On HomeStars’ New Scoring System

‘NO BULLIES NO CHEATS’, the CEO & Founder of HomeStars wrote emphatically. She had gathered a ‘trust task force’ following the surfacing of a story regarding an Ontario builder who’d ran himself into massive debt, filed for bankruptcy and kept the deposits of a number of stranded homeowners. The team was devastated as...

/ September 12, 2016
Condo kitchen Renovation

Condo Renovation Expert Q&A

With single family home ownership approaching the unattainable for many Canadians in large urban centres, condominium ownership in major Canadian cities at an all-time high. For many interested in condo ownership looking at older condominiums can be a great option. The trend among condo builders in the last 10 years is to build...

/ September 8, 2016
Basement renovation completed by Marvel Contracting and Renovations Inc

HomeStars Photo of the Day

This newly renovated basement by Marvel Contracting and Renovation Inc. features this area perfect for a kid cave. We love the use of space and mini circus tent!                           Every day HomeStars receives hundreds of reviews, many of which...

/ August 31, 2016
Kitchen renovation by SKY Kitchen Cabinets Ltd

HomeStars Photo of the Day

I am quite envious of this Oakville family who gets to call this kitchen their own. SKY Kitchen Cabinets Ltd has built them this modern space that is both beautiful and functional. Check out this post and many more #HomeStarsPhotooftheDay on our Instagram page.            ...

/ August 31, 2016
Laundry room renovation done by Ashton Renovations

HomeStars Photo of the Day

If my laundry room looked like this one by Ashton Renovations, I would definitely enjoy doing laundry a little more!                           Every day HomeStars receives hundreds of reviews, many of which are accompanied by great photos. Our editors...

/ August 16, 2016
Kitchen renovation by P&P Renovations

HomeStars Photo of the Day

Take a look at this ultra modern, high gloss kitchen built by P&P Renovations. Truly a space that anyone would want to show off!                           Every day HomeStars receives hundreds of reviews, many of which are accompanied by...

/ August 12, 2016
Spray-Net Alberta

Why You Should Paint Your Home Exterior This Season

As Canadians, we tend to spend more time inside the house (with all of the dreaded winter months) making it is easy to forget about the exterior. Here are 4 reasons to have your house painted this season: 1) Value Whether or not you are looking to sell your house in...

/ August 8, 2016
Bathroom Renovation done by Easy Bathroom Renovations

HomeStars Photo of the Day

This ensuite is a dream come true! Easy Bathroom Renovations did a great job converting this outdated bathroom into a peaceful and modern oasis. Every day HomeStars receives hundreds of reviews, many of which are accompanied by great photos. Our editors are so inspired by the fantastic work done that...

/ August 3, 2016
Kitchen Renovation done by Newview Renovations

HomeStars Photo of the Day

Bright, beautiful, and the ultimate dream kitchen for any homeowner! By adding new maple kitchen cabinets, high-end appliances, quartz countertop, and a subway tile backsplash, Newview Renovations created a stylish and functional space for this family.                            ...

/ July 26, 2016
Custom Kitchen Cabinetry by Mooza Wood Arts

Kitchen Renovation Checklist Part II – The Renovation

Renovating a kitchen can be a dusty, messy experience that also robs you of a functional and favourite room of the house until the reno is complete. Being prepared can make it a little easier. In a previous blog post we looked at the preplanning and planning stages of a kitchen renovation....

/ July 20, 2016