Paul Begin

by Paul Begin VP | Reno-Assistance

Who to Hire: A General or Specialized Contractor?

Have a bathroom to remodel? Or are planning on extending your home with a garage addition? Who should you hire? Will a general contractor be best suited or a specialized contractor? …

Paul Begin

by Paul Begin VP | Reno-Assistance

Building or Buying a New Home: Which is Best?

Purchasing new property is always exciting, but it’s also a thought-ridden decision. Should you buy a new home from a promoter, buy land and opt for a self-build or buy an …

Paul Begin

by Paul Begin VP | Reno-Assistance

French Drain Problems | Tell-Tale Signs It’s Time to Get Yours Replaced

The best time to get your French drain replaced is when the snow begins to melt. It’s therefore important to know just how to detect French drain problems. Taking care of …

Paul Begin

by Paul Begin VP | Reno-Assistance

Converting Your Basement into a Rental Apartment | What to Consider

How to convert your basement into a rental apartment Converting your basement into a rental apartment might seem like quite the feat. Well, it is. But, don’t worry, we’ve covered …

Paul Begin

by Paul Begin VP | Reno-Assistance

Renovation Infographic: Canadian IPSOS Survey Uncovers Toronto’s Woes

A national study conducted by Ipsos, in collaboration with Reno-Assistance, reveals the top Canadian cities and regions in which working with contractors for renovations is nightmarish. Toronto holds first place when …