Jason Pagliuca

by Jason Pagliuca Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

5 Things you can do to Avoid Paying Twice for your Renovation Project

You hired a contractor for a major renovation and everything went very well. Shortly after, though, you receive formal notices from suppliers who claim that they have not been paid. … Continued

Andrew Collins

by Andrew Collins 360° Verification Coordinator | Reno-Assistance

10 Popular Kitchen Trends Heading into 2018

Your kitchen is, without a doubt, one of the centrepieces of your home. If you’re anything like me, you visit or use it several times a day. It’s a key … Continued

Manuel Lochard

by Manuel Lochard Team Lead – Customer Experience | Reno-Assistance

6 things you need to know before checking a contractor’s RBQ licence

Checking a construction or renovation contractor’s RBQ licence may be in vain if you do not do it at the right time or based on an informed assessment. Informed consumer … Continued

Caroline Brault

by Caroline Brault Assistant Director – 360° Verification | Reno-Assistance

Best Kitchen Renovators in Toronto & Montreal

As previously discussed in our article about the advantages of working with a kitchen design expert, in this article we look at the benefits of hiring a specialized kitchen renovator … Continued

Andrew Collins

by Andrew Collins 360° Verification Coordinator | Reno-Assistance

Sunroom Addition Cost | Toronto & Montreal

What to Know Before Adding a Sunroom. A visually transparent home extension connects you with the outdoors while offering some protection from the sometimes-unforgiving Canadian climate. A sunroom, also called … Continued

Charles Gosselin

by Charles Gosselin Content Manager | Reno-Assistance

Home Addition Builders in Toronto & Montreal

Before commencing a house extension project there are a number of preliminary steps that need to be taken to minimize the risk of something going wrong during the project. Along … Continued

Jason Pagliuca

by Jason Pagliuca Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

Cost of Adding a Second Story Addition | Toronto & Montreal

In the wake of overvaluation in the Toronto property market, current homeowners are becoming more inclined to consider renovating their homes in lieu of purchasing elsewhere to meet their changing … Continued

Andrew Collins

by Andrew Collins 360° Verification Coordinator | Reno-Assistance

Kitchen Design – The Advantages of Working with a Kitchen Designer

Kitchens have evolved a lot over the years. Once found only in the rear of the home, today’s kitchen design takes the kitchen out of the background to become a … Continued

Andrew Collins

by Andrew Collins 360° Verification Coordinator | Reno-Assistance

CMHC: Toronto homes still overvalued | Why experts say you should renovate

For the last several quarters we’ve seen prices in Toronto housing market continue to soar in evidently problematic conditions. There are comparisons drawn between current day and the housing bubble … Continued

Caroline Brault

by Caroline Brault Assistant Director – 360° Verification | Reno-Assistance

Best Countertop Materials for your Kitchen

When renovating the most functional rooms in your home, such as your kitchen or bathroom, decisions need to be made carefully when it comes to the elements that will be … Continued

Caroline Brault

by Caroline Brault Assistant Director – 360° Verification | Reno-Assistance

10 Popular Bathroom Trends Leading into 2018

Thinking of renovating your bathroom? Before you begin the first steps, take the pulse of the latest trends! Open shower, sober and pale tile to bring out the wooden cabinets, … Continued

Jason Pagliuca

by Jason Pagliuca Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

What does a kitchen renovation cost? Toronto vs. Montreal

If you’re thinking of renovating your kitchen, you’re probably wondering how much it’s going to cost. A new kitchen is a major investment and a room that gets a ton of … Continued

Caroline Brault

by Caroline Brault Assistant Director – 360° Verification | Reno-Assistance

Finding the Right Deck Builder in Toronto and Montreal

Throughout the year, many of us naturally turn to the outdoors for entertaining, and this inevitably creates a very high demand for decks, balconies, patios, and other outdoor living spaces. … Continued

Andrew Collins

by Andrew Collins 360° Verification Coordinator | Reno-Assistance

Cost to Demo a Bathroom in Greater Toronto & Montreal

There are many different levels of bathroom renovations that you can undertake – you may only be looking to re-tile the floor and shower or to just change the outdated … Continued

Charles Gosselin

by Charles Gosselin Content Manager | Reno-Assistance

Bathroom Renovation Cost in Toronto & Montreal

Bathroom renovation projects entail a number of different pieces that need to be taken into consideration, including the gut-out, design, plumbing, electrical work, fixtures, tiling, cabinetry, painting and potential structural … Continued

Andrew Collins

by Andrew Collins 360° Verification Coordinator | Reno-Assistance

Five reasons to build a home addition instead of moving

If you need more space in your house, you have 2 options: have a home addition built, or move. But moving is not a hassle free experience and can be stressful and costly. If you like your neighbourhood, why move? You can turn your current home into your dream home by building the home addition you've always wanted!

Suzanne Surette

by Suzanne Surette Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

What does a Basement Renovation Cost? Toronto & Montreal

The typical cost of a basement renovation tends to range between $35-$40 per square foot but your expenditure can vary depending on your requirements. Learn about the different expenses that … Continued

Charles Gosselin

by Charles Gosselin Content Manager | Reno-Assistance

Home Addition Cost: Toronto vs. Montreal

A home addition project is not to be taken lightly and may be the best decision you make for your home. There are several factors to consider when contemplating where … Continued

Manuel Lochard

by Manuel Lochard Team Lead – Customer Experience | Reno-Assistance

How to choose a contractor for your renovation project

Home renovation projects can be very stressful: your home is a mess, you may have to move out, and you’re constantly paying bills for labour and materials. The most important … Continued

Suzanne Surette

by Suzanne Surette Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

Infograph: Confidence in renovation contractors

June 16, 2016  – As the renovation season hits its stride, a new survey shows that more than half of Quebecers polled don’t trust renovation contractors. According to this Reno-Assistance … Continued