Category: Additions, Construction & Renovations

How to Best Prepare for a Kitchen Renovation

There is no doubt that planning for a kitchen renovation is very stressful, as there is so much to be done, so many changes taking place, and it most definitely disrupts your everyday life. But it should also be an exciting time as well. Here are a few simple steps...

/ March 14, 2018

How to Build the Perfect Home Gym

Having a home gym can be such a convenience, but it also means there are no excuses for why you cannot make time to go to the gym everyday. Setting up your own home gym is really not all that difficult. Take a look at this step by step guide...

/ February 21, 2018

How to Create a Farmhouse Style Bathroom

Homey, classic and charming are all ways to describe the farmhouse style trend that is so popular right now in the world of interior design. This aesthetic incorporates so many different kinds of earthy textures and tones that look good in just about any room, especially the bathroom. Whether you...

/ February 14, 2018

10 Easy Ways To Avoid Big Mistakes During Your Next Home Reno

You’ve decided to take the plunge and move forward with that big home renovation you’ve been dreaming of for years. You’re excited and nervous, but are you prepared? Without proper preparation, your dream reno can quickly become a nightmare. To avoid any big mistakes in your next home renovation, take...

/ January 31, 2018

6 Things Millennial Home Buyers Are Looking For In A Home

The millennial generation is a difficult generation to pin down but understanding their purchasing habits when it comes to real estate is important. In 2015, the millennial generation surpassed the baby boomers, making them the largest living generation right now, and therefore the largest generation of possible home buyers. Take...

/ January 30, 2018

The 5 Best Winter Renovation Projects to Take On

Due to the cold and snowy weather, most people tend to disregard the winter months when they think of home renovation. Despite this, the winter can be a great time to tackle these projects as it is easier to find a contractor to hire than it would be during any...

/ January 18, 2018
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The Differences of House and Condo Renovations

Regardless of the size of your space, owning a roof over your head involves a fair share of maintenance and upkeep. Some people enjoy condo living, while others prefer a house with a backyard. And, when you are planning to renovate your property, houses and condos play by different rules....

/ December 5, 2017

How to Build the Perfect, Cozy Reading Nook

Life moves fast, and sometimes it is hard to find time to slow down and take time for yourself. By creating a cozy reading nook in your home, your own personal paradise, we guarantee you will be more inclined to take that much needed time to unwind after a long...

/ November 30, 2017
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Aging in Place Tax Credits, Grants & Loans in Canada

If you’re planning on staying in your home as you get older, the costs associated with aging in place can quickly add up — especially when you’re retired and on a fixed income. According to our 2017 Aging in Place Report, 62% of Canadian homeowners are unaware that tax benefits are...

/ November 22, 2017
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Functional and Stylish Aging in Place Home Modifications

When thinking about a home that’s ready for senior living, chances are you picture things like bathtub benches, stairlifts and grab bars. Although these are important modifications for many aging homeowners, they are by no means the only aging in place enhancements to choose from. In fact, there are many home...

/ November 14, 2017