home improvement infographics

What is a whole house surge protector?

  When you think of a surge protector, you likely think of a power bar. Surge protectors are commonly used when putting together a computer system. [...]

Top 6 Siding Options for Homes

Your home’s siding is its first layer of defense against the elements. Siding needs to be durable, weather-resistant, energy-efficient and attractive. [...]

Cost of hooking up a natural gas line for a BBQ

The benefits of a natural gas barbeque hook up. Having a natural gas line for your barbeque is very convenient. Instead of worrying about your propane [...]

Do I need a permit to build a deck?

A deck addition is a great investment and it has a good return. Outdoor living spaces are sought after, which can give you a competitive edge if you ever [...]

When should I replace my sump pump?

What is a sump pump? A sump pump is an essential part of your home's drainage system. It is a pump installed in the lowest part of the basement, used to [...]

How much does central air conditioning cost?

When the temperature’s rise and you are heating up, nothing feels better than coming into a nice cool house. Central air conditioners used to be a luxury [...]

How much does it cost to replace windows?

Windows are a critical component of your home. They allow in natural light, provide viewing to the outdoors and help keep the home ventilated while open in [...]

How to install pot lights

Recessed lighting, most commonly known in Canada as pot lights, is a light fixture installed right into the ceiling. The light fixture is installed above [...]

Landscaping Ideas & Trends for 2019

Landscaping can turn a regular yard into a beautiful, functional outdoor living space. Not only will it make your property more enjoyable, it can boost [...]

6 Tips to Help Avoid Getting Ripped Off When Renovating

Stories of homeowners getting ripped off by contractors and home renovation companies are always on the news.  We constantly hear stories about contractors [...]