Bathroom Renovation Do’s and Don’ts

After the kitchen, the bathroom is the most important room in the house when it comes to improving your entire home’s value. While many people agree that the ROI rates range from…

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Kitchen Renovation Saves & Splurges

Making generalizations when it comes to where to spend money on a kitchen renovation can be tricky. What’s important to one person may not be important to another – particularly when it…

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Kitchen Renovation Do’s and Don’ts

If you want to increase the value of your home the kitchen is a great place to start. When a kitchen renovation is done right and is part of a well-maintained, upgraded…

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Kitchen Backsplash 101

If you’re looking for a way to spruce up your kitchen without a major overhaul a new backsplash could be part of the answer. When combined with a new countertop, painted cabinets,…

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How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets

If your kitchen cabinets are in decent shape but could use a little sprucing up, consider a coat of paint. It’s a great way to give your kitchen a new look without…

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How to Work with a Contractor

Once you’ve chosen a contractor you’d like to work with it’s time to move to the next phase.

Scope of Work
A scope of work is a detailed account of…

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Windows 101

Windows are hugely important – in terms of both fashion and function. Because of this, windows are something buyers always pay attention to. If you want to increase (or even just maintain)…

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All Hands on Deck!

Every year when warmer weather starts to roll around, my wife and I see our neighbour out on his deck scrubbing, sanding, and staining trying to get it ready for summer. Us?…

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Curb Appeal Do’s and Don’ts

Never neglect the importance of curb appeal when selling your home. First impressions are hugely important and you want potential buyers to be impressed right from the start. Here are some curb…

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Front Doors: Make a Great First Impression

Replacing your front door is one of the best investments you can make in your home. In fact, it’s generally agreed that a new steel front door is the number one source…

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