Sylvain Lauzon

by Sylvain Lauzon Writer

Vermiculite: Should I get rid of it?

There are some things no one wants in their home. In recent decades, there has been increasing awareness of the dangers posed by materials such as asbestos, which can contribute to lung disease, and carcinogenic urea formaldehyde foam insulation. The lesser-known vermiculite is one such material that homeowners should avoid.  Since vermiculite is …

Sylvain Lauzon

by Sylvain Lauzon Writer

RenoAssistance Partners with BMR to Provide Better Home Renos

Do you have a French drain, roofing, exterior siding, kitchen, or bathroom renovation project to complete this spring? Now more than ever, RenoAssistance by Desjardins can help you find the right contractor for your home renovation. Since its creation, RenoAssistance …

Sylvain Lauzon

by Sylvain Lauzon Writer

Covid Lockdown: What to Consider Before Your Spring 2021 Renovations

According to many in the renovation industry, investment in home renovations is on the rise and the trend is expected to continue in 2021. Are you prepared? The Covid-19 pandemic …

Sylvain Lauzon

by Sylvain Lauzon Writer

Rising Lumber Prices: Another COVID-19 Effect?

Will the increase in lumber prices have a tangible influence on the construction industry, particularly as far as finished products such as private houses are concerned? Will a new home cost …