Setting a standard of excellence for Canadian home service contractors

RenovationFind.com 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 RenovationFind.com is looking to change. “Everyone’s heard a story about someone hiring [...]

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How to Organize When Downsizing

Whether you want to make your life simpler and streamlined or you are a new empty-nester, downsizing can be both exciting and daunting. You might find that the biggest [...]

What Is Hydronic Heating and What Are its Advantages?

Hydronic heating is not very well known compared to other, more traditional, heating methods, but it is quickly catching up because of the myriad of advantages it [...]

Do Your Mechanical Systems Need Repair?

Air Conditioning When all the systems in your home are running smoothly, it's easy to forget about frequent maintenance and up keep. Problems can sneak up on you! This is why keeping an eye on [...]

Holiday Energy Saving Tips

RenovationFind loves the holiday season! Decorating the outside of your home with colourful lights, Santa’s, snowmen and imaginative displays, putting up a Christmas [...]

Finding Your Comfort Zone

Your home is your oasis.  It’s not just a place where you hang your hat, but it's also a refuge from the stresses of the day, a gathering place to host those dearest [...]

Home Renovation in 7 Steps

You’ve been dreaming about remodeling your house. Perhaps it’s finally getting that kitchen renovation of your dreams or updating a bathroom or two. Where do you [...]

How a Plumber Can Help

When a faucet is leaking or you are suddenly without any water pressure, you know there is an issue with your plumbing system and it’s time to call a plumber.  Beyond [...]

How to tell if you need a water softener?

Hard water is caused by calcium and magnesium in the ground and surface water. If these minerals are present in the water that comes out of your tap, your home’s water [...]

10 Questions to Ask a General Contractor

When you hire a general contractor for your home renovation, you are hiring a professional and knowledgeable project manager. A reputable contractor will help you with all [...]

Choosing Natural Stone: Granite vs. Quartz vs. Marble

Countertops are the focal point of your kitchen and bathroom. Whether you’re giving your home a little upgrade, embarking on a major home renovation or even building a [...]