Marilena Tricarico

by Marilena Tricarico Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

Changing Your Home’s Facade: 6 Elements to Consider

It’s said to never judge a book by its cover, but it’s rather difficult not to judge a house by its appearance. If a house seems neglected, we tend to expect …

Andrew Collins

by Andrew Collins 360° Verification Coordinator | Reno-Assistance

Bathroom Trends: 10 Trends We’ll Be Seeing in 2020

Looking to renovate your bathroom? Before getting started, take a look at which trends are coming our way in 2020! Biophilia inspired designs, refined and detailed tiling in neutral natural colours, …

Maria Santamaria

by Maria Santamaria Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

The Complete Guide to Your Toronto Home Addition

Running out of space at home? With Toronto real estate pricing increasing rather quickly, moving into a different home might not be the most economical option. With a home addition, you …

Lucia Di Sclafani

by Lucia Di Sclafani Content Manager | Reno-Assistance

Outdoor Kitchen: 7 Tips For A Great Space

Now that summer is in full swing, we can finally enjoy our backyards! Why not make the most of your space by putting in an outdoor kitchen? We spoke with our …

Karine Gazeryan

by Karine Gazeryan Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

Remodeling for a High End Kitchen: Luxury is in the Details

Whether you’re vying to become the next Julia Child, or want to update your home’s equity value, a high-end kitchen remodel is both complex and rewarding. It requires good planning, an …

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? …

Amine Menard

by Amine Menard Author

How much does a window replacement cost? | Hybrid Windows

Every window type comes with its own set of advantages and disadvantages. PVC windows, for example, are the least expensive but lack style. Aluminum windows are the opposite. And wood falls …

Marilena Tricarico

by Marilena Tricarico Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

10 Cost Saving Tips When Renovating Your Bathroom

Bathroom remodels can be costly, with a mid-scale remodel costing an average of $13,000, according to our experts. This number is really just a benchmark, however, with a lot of variation …

Eric Perigny

by Eric Perigny President and Founder | Reno-Assistance

Choosing a Renovation Contractor: 16 Questions to Ask Before You Settle on “The One”

Choosing the right contractor for your home improvement project isn’t something you should take lightly. Here’s a handy list of questions to ask contractors prior to making your decision and signing …

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 …

Maria Santamaria

by Maria Santamaria Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

Changing Your Home into an Open Concept Floor Plan

Hailing from the 90s, the open concept floor plan continues to wow homeowners with its beauty, flexibility and ability to bring everyone together. Why have a big space with plenty of …

Francis Guertin

by Francis Guertin Renovation Advisor| Reno-Assistance

Converting a Multi-Dwelling Building Into a Single-Family Home

Are you considering turning a duplex or triplex into a single family unit? If so, you’re not alone. Converting a building to a single family home can be a rewarding undertaking …

Eric Perigny

by Eric Perigny President and Founder | Reno-Assistance

Should You Go For a Full House Remodel?

As the needs of your household change, thoughts of selling your home may arise. You do not have to take that route, however, if you are not smitten on the idea …

Maria Santamaria

by Maria Santamaria Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

Adding a Second Storey: All There Is To Know

Has your home become too small since you purchased it? Have your needs and budget evolved since? Well, if you love where you live, but are just tight on space, adding …

Adele Orsini

by Adele Orsini Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

Crawl Space Humidity: Preventing & Eliminating It

Let’s get one thing straight: crawl spaces are not the greatest of mankind’s inventions; they shouldn’t exist anymore. The space is both uninviting and wet, and, can leave you with a ton …

Marilena Tricarico

by Marilena Tricarico Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

10 Kitchen Renovation Mistakes to Avoid

As you get ready to start your kitchen renovations, have you considered how to avoid the most common pitfalls? Or what they even are? By addressing these areas, you can keep …

Charles Gosselin

by Charles Gosselin Content Manager | Reno-Assistance

2019 Home Addition Costs

While a home addition may be the best decision you make for your home, several factors are worth considering. Are you contemplating an addition for aesthetic reasons? Do you …

Adele Orsini

by Adele Orsini Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

How to Protect Your House from Iron Ochre

Iron ochre: What impact does it have on your home? What is iron ocher? How does it impact your home? We’re here to answer your questions! While you might be …

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 …

Francis Guertin

by Francis Guertin Renovation Advisor| Reno-Assistance

Pitched Roofs: What Material Should You Choose?

Pitched roofs tend to be the norm for homes. There’s a varying list of reasons, but chief among them is the fact that their resistance is better, and they simply look …