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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5 Reasons Why to Hire Con-Tile as Your Concrete Contractor

A professional concrete contractor provides concrete services and products for residential and commercial jobs including driveways, patios, sidewalks, garage pads, [...]

3 Ways to Save on a Kitchen Renovation

Not only will a kitchen renovation improve the functionality, design and aesthetics of your kitchen, it will also increase your home's resale value and have a great [...]

Things New Homeowners Can Do to Save Money

Purchasing a home is a major investment and probably the biggest financial decision you’ll ever make. As a new homeowner you’re proud of your accomplishment. There is no [...]

Advice for Buying Appliances

There are many reasons why you might need to purchase new appliances. Maybe your older appliances are no longer working properly, you want to upgrade the look of your [...]

Evaluating a Contractor’s Website: How to Choose “Get a Quote” or “Do Not Call”

Where do you turn when you start looking for a contractor? Let me guess, your friends and then the Internet. This holds true for most people. In fact, statistics show that [...]

The Best Times of Year to Have Home Service Done

By Men in Kilts, Calgary, AB The age-old question: when does my home require service(s)? What are the best times of year for window cleaning, gutter cleaning and other big [...]

Why Consumer Reviews Can’t be Trusted

Word of mouth has always been the most effective marketing tool. We are more likely to purchase a product or service if it has come highly recommended by someone we know and [...]

Tile Can Enhance Any Room in the House

Tile is a very popular building material. Not only is it incredibly versatile in design, offering a limitless selection of colours, textures, materials and styles, it is [...]

Updating Wall & Attic Insulation with Spray Foam

Expert advice from Details Insulation We often get asked about upgrading existing wall insulation without the need to remove the drywall. Unfortunately, this is not [...]

A Guide to Insulation Options

Upgrading your insulation is a great way to increase the comfort of your home, create a healthier living environment, boost your home’s energy efficiency and reduce [...]