Setting a standard of excellence for Canadian home service contractors How can homeowners looking to renovate ensure they don’t get burned by a contractor who ghosts, flakes or doesn’t build to code? With no official regulations for home improvement contractors, the risk is entirely on the individual. Something Keith Riley of is looking to change. “Everyone’s heard a story about someone hiring [...]

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Using masonry design to customize your fireplace

Fireplaces can be a centerpiece in a home. It’s a place where the family or guests can gather together and spend time with one another in a comfortable space. Choosing [...]

Hiring a Contractor for a Kitchen Renovation

Kitchen renovations are a common project done to increase the value of a home. Not only that, but the kitchen can be considered the house’s center. Making sure the [...]

Ways to customize your bathroom

During home renovations or while building a custom home, it’s important to have fun with it, and let your creativity run wild. When it comes to your bathroom, there can [...]

The Benefits of Rubber Roofing

When installing new roofing, one of the first decisions that you'll have to make is which material you use. With so many materials out there, how do you decide? One option [...]

Siding designs and upgrades that will boost your curb appeal

Changing the look and style of your home’s exterior will improve its overall curb appeal. Plus, when it comes to changing your siding to do so, it couldn’t be easier. With [...]


Window replacement doesn’t come around very often. Unless you notice an immediate issue, you probably don’t spend too much time worrying about your windows. However, [...]


Home renovations have many different parts to them, especially if you are gutting an entire room. It can get to the point where even the little tasks can seem to pile on [...]

Renovation Nightmares – What Not To Do When Renovating

Renovating your home is a fun and exciting experience — especially if you have a decent sized budget and a team to help you. But, it can be easy to get carried away in the [...]

Canada’s 8 Best Furnace Brands

Are you in search of a new furnace? With Canada’s colder climates, a properly functioning furnace is a key feature in any home to get you and your family through the [...]

5 Common DIY Cabinet Painting Mistakes

Kitchen cabinet painting in Toronto is a cost-effective way to update your cabinetry and enhance the look of your kitchen. DIYers can tackle this project, but there are some [...]