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    • Cash jobs for home renovations could cost you more than you save

      Paying for a home improvement or construction work in cash to receive a ‘discount’ on the tax isn’t as glamorous as it may seem. That fact goes for homeowners and contractors alike. Individuals may think that a cash transaction can [...]

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      New Year's Resolutions for your Home

        Happy New Year! What resolutions have you made this New Year? To get fit? Quit smoking? Start saving more money? But what goals have you set for your home? January is a great time to start working on your house - the social calendar is [...]

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      When is the Best time of year to start your renovation

        “What’s the best time of year to remodel my home?” homeowners often ask. The true answer is: “Any time is the right time, as long as you’re ready to do it.” You're probably already aware that in [...]

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      Steps to prepare your Home for Winter

      Now that fall is officially here, it's time to prepare your home for cold weather. These steps, most of which you can do yourself, will help lower your utility bills and protect your investment.Now that bird nest season is over and before winter sets[...]

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      Eco-Friendly Renovation Options

      I've always been a big fan of environmentally friendly home renovations and with the recent shift in everyone's thinking trying to find more energy efficient and eco-friendly options there's a easy and innovative steps and products out[...]

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      The Reality about Reality Home Renovation Shows

      So you've just finished watching the latest reality show on home renovations and you're all set to start on your own home construction project. You've worked out your colour scheme, style and based on HGTV's latest show you have your budget[...]

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      Attic Rain Could be A Problem this January for Alberta Homes

      Nope I promise we didn't mean acid rain we actually mean attic rain. With all the cold weather we've been having in Alberta this January  you could be experiencing issues with rain occurring in your attic. So what is it and why should you [...]

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      Nine tips before you start your renovation

      Enlisting professional help will save you money in the long run and help keep you on budget 1. Take a holistic approach Before jumping into a renovation project, think about what you want to achieve. For example, rather than deciding you need new [...]

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      Get organised when renovating your bathroom

      Bathrooms and en suites may be the smallest rooms in the house but to carry out a refurbishment involves almost every trade from carpenters, plumbers to tilers, painters and plasterers. And the key to getting it right is organisation. These [...]

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      Advice for Bathroom Renos

      A bathroom is one of the most frequently used rooms in the house so it’s important to make sure it is designed and laid out well.   A while ago we wrote an article on the top 10 bathroom renovation tips to consider for [...]

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