Tag: home improvement

Fireplace and accent wall by SKY Kitchen Cabinets Ltd

HomeStars Photo of the Day

Does this not look like the perfect place to snuggle up on a cold winter day like today? This fireplace is the perfect addition to this homeowner’s basement, adding a sense of comfort and tranquillity to this cozy space. As always, great work by SKY Kitchen Cabinets Ltd! See more photos of...

/ March 19, 2017
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Energy Efficient Windows

It may feel like Old Man Winter is finally loosening his grip – but installing energy-efficient windows will save you money year-round. Simply put, older windows can cause heat loss in winter and heat absorption in summer that increases the cost of air conditioning. In winter, energy-efficient windows reduce heat...

/ March 11, 2017
Bathroom Renovation by Bellsmith Carpentry & Renovation

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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
Closet

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
Basement renovation done by finishedbasements.ca

HomeStars Photo of the Day

This cozy basement renovation by finishedbasement.ca is enough to get me in the Christmas spirit! Is it too early to start counting down? Only 63 days left!                         Every day HomeStars receives hundreds of reviews, many of which are...

/ October 21, 2016
Kitchen renovation completed by EA Renovations Ltd.

HomeStars Photo of the Day

I love this modern, yet rustic kitchen built by EA Renovations for this lucky BC family.                             Every day HomeStars receives hundreds of reviews, many of which are accompanied by great photos. Our editors are so inspired...

/ October 7, 2016
Basement renovation done by Robinson Renovations

HomeStars Photo of the Day

This bright and airy basement renovated by Robinson Renovations is the perfect secondary living space for this lucky homeowner.                       Every day HomeStars receives hundreds of reviews, many of which are accompanied by great photos. Our editors are so inspired by...

/ October 4, 2016
Bathroom Renovation by Bosch Services Ltd.

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Graffiti has definitely come a long from its controversial street origins in the last few decades. This Banksy tile gives an urban spin on this contemporary bathroom by Bosch Services Ltd. Very cool! Every day HomeStars receives hundreds of reviews, many of which are accompanied by great photos. Our editors are so inspired...

/ September 19, 2016
Wall behind wood-burning stove from Kodiak Mountain Stone

Fighting Against Home Improvement Rip-Offs

Recently, HomeStars has published blog posts highlighting news reports on scandalous roofers, contractors and other home improvements businesses. In “Helping Homeowners is our Business” Alicia in our Ottawa office discusses the numerous TV and radio news reports regarding shady contractors and landscapers in the area. It’s not just about the work that wasn’t completed...

/ February 8, 2011
Kitchen renovation done by Multi Kitchen & Bath Inc

Hot Products in Home Improvement

It’s so interesting and educational to sit on this side of the computer and read reviews from homeowners. You’ve been through it all and we are thrilled you share your experiences with us and your fellow compadres in home improvement. No matter how you look at it, it’s emotional. Whether it’s...

/ December 27, 2010