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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DIY or Hire a Plumber?

The bathroom drain is leaking and the toilet is running.  These are tasks an avid do-it-yourselfer could potentially tackle on their own; but what about the more advanced [...]

Energy Efficient Windows

Windows are one of the biggest contributors to energy loss in the home, especially during Canada’s cold winter months. Not only will installing energy efficient windows [...]

Fireplace Maintenance & Safety Check

Winter is looming on the horizon, days are shortening and temperatures are dropping. Homeowners are thinking about preparing their homes for the cold season ahead. The cost of [...]

Preparing the Yard for Winter

Summer has come to an end and autumn is starting to show its colours. It’s likely your lawn has slowed down its growing substantially and leaves, dead fruit and other debris [...]

Vinyl Flooring

Vinyl flooring has been a popular choice for decades and it has come a long way in the last 30 years. Vinyl  flooring gives homeowners a low-cost flooring option that is [...]

Choosing Lighting for Your Home’s Interior

The lighting in your house's interior is not only functional, allowing you to perform specific tasks in each room; it also plays a big role in the overall atmosphere of [...]

Refinishing or Refacing Cabinets

Kitchen renovations are one of the most popular home improvement projects. Upgrading your kitchen will give your home a fresh new look, increase personal enjoyment of the [...]

DIY: Build a Fence

Building a fence around the perimeter of your property will increase the value and marketability of your home. A well-built fence is both decorative and practical, adding [...]

Asphalt or Concrete Driveway?

Your driveway is cracked, the edges are breaking away and you can see obvious wear from your parked vehicles. It’s so uneven you jam up your snow shovel all winter and now [...]

DIY Landscaping: Simple Garden Beds from Scratch

There are many benefits to adding a flower or garden bed in your front yard. Even a simple landscaping feature can enhance curb appeal, personal enjoyment of your yard and [...]