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Ways to Build an Environmentally Friendly Bathroom

Ways to Build an Environmentally Friendly Bathroom

Bathrooms are used daily and see a lot of traffic and activity. For this reason, cleanliness is extremely important as is keeping your bathroom as green and eco-friendly as you possibly can. If you’re not sure how to go about this, here are five ways that can help you...

5 Ways to Ensure a Stress-Free Home Renovation

5 Ways to Ensure a Stress-Free Home Renovation

Home renovations can easily cost you an arm and a leg in the blink of an eye. It requires a lot of time and energy, more so than you might be capable of giving. It’s a stressful situation to be in, particularly when it’s a large job or works being done in an essential...

How to remodel/renovate your kitchen on a budget

How to remodel/renovate your kitchen on a budget

When it comes to remodelling or renovating your kitchen, it can give nightmares to many homeowners. Typically a kitchen renovation translates to a lot of mess and inconvenience. After all, you need to cook and eat; and when your kitchen is filled with dirt, debris and...

Cost vs Value: Kitchen Remodels

Cost vs Value: Kitchen Remodels

Depending on the potential size of your kitchen renovation, you could spend anywhere from $12,000 to $30,000 to even $60,000. Your aesthetic tastes will likely be one of many factors that increases your budget, but is going through a large remodel worth investing in?...

Why You Should Hire a Renovation Professional

Why You Should Hire a Renovation Professional

If you are one of the lucky few whose DIY projects never fail, you may be considering taking the challenge up a notch by renovating your entire residential property. However, when it comes to renovating your home, even simple projects like setting tiles for your...

Best Home Addition Ideas

Best Home Addition Ideas

Making the decision to have an addition built onto your home might not be an easy one, due to the sheer amount of work that a home addition entails, but it’s well worth the weeks or months of renovation that come with it. It’s also a costly investment, but depending...

What You Need to Know Before Starting a Floor Installation

What You Need to Know Before Starting a Floor Installation

Installing new floors is an exciting home project because it can drastically change the vibe of your house. If you want to take on the labour yourself, you need to make sure you have all the right stuff and the skills required to complete the project correctly. Some...

Best Time To Start Your Remodelling Project

Best Time To Start Your Remodelling Project

If you are looking at remodelling, the best time to start is when you are ready. However, you may want to consider a few aspects like what would be the ideal season weatherwise to start such a project, what time of the year can you get great deals on the raw material...

Innovative Ideas for Condo Kitchen Renovation

Innovative Ideas for Condo Kitchen Renovation

A condo comes with many conveniences but a tiny kitchen is usually not one of them. A bit of renovation can make your kitchen much more appealing to spend all those hours preparing meals. Just by storing things differently, changing the lighting or cabinets and adding...

8 Things that Make Your Kitchen and Living Room Look Dated

8 Things that Make Your Kitchen and Living Room Look Dated

An old home and antique furniture have character and a lived-in feel that many seek. However, the same does not hold true for old appliances or faded wall colours. Trends keep evolving. Keeping up with new fixtures, fittings, furniture, and fabrics can refresh not...

Springtime Renovation Tips

Springtime Renovation Tips

The snow has melted. The sun shines brightly. The grass is greener. Your garden is in full bloom. What about your home? Are the interiors matching up to the fresh look outside? If you are shaking your head, how about rolling up your sleeves right now to find out how...

Common Renovation Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Common Renovation Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

There are some things that are best left to professionals. Home renovation is one such thing. DIY may sound like fun, but it can turn out to be much more exhausting and exasperating than you were prepared for. Don’t fall into that trap. Steer clear of these seven...

7 Secrets to Saving Money on Bathroom Renovations

7 Secrets to Saving Money on Bathroom Renovations

A bathroom renovation is one of the most challenging and expensive projects for homeowners. For many, it is not a luxury to upgrade, but a necessity. When you move into an old home, you may want to use new fixtures and fittings for better hygiene and aesthetics. If...

Kitchen Countertops Materials You Need to Know About

Kitchen Countertops Materials You Need to Know About

When you are planning to remodel your kitchen, there is a list of things that you have to decide on. One of the most important being what countertop surface material you want to have. The decision of which countertop surface material you want to use is important...

Choices of Kitchen Cabinets

Choices of Kitchen Cabinets

Kitchen Cabinets Today’s homeowner has a lot of choices when it comes to their kitchen cabinets. Modern cabinets come in a wide variety of materials, offering virtually limitless options. The decisions can sometimes feel as overwhelming as they are exciting. How do...