Louise Leonard

by Louise Leonard Account Manager - Commercial Division | Reno-Assistance

Opening a Restaurant in Toronto: 4 Things to Tackle When Getting Started

Opening a restaurant can be a dream for some, but still seem like a nightmare to realize. From concept planning, to financing, to finding suppliers and hiring staff, there is a …

Julie Calce

by Julie Calce Content Manager | Reno-Assistance

5 Reasons To Add Onto Your Home

Storey addition, rear extension, basement underpinning…there are so many types of home additions, it’s easy to get overwhelmed! The first question you should ask yourself is this: why do you need …

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 …

Eric Perigny

by Eric Perigny Chief Operating Officer | Founder

Now With Desjardins To Offer You More

We are proud to announce that right around the time RenoAssistance celebrates its 10 years of service, Desjardins has become the majority shareholder of the company. This important partnership will allow …

Julie Calce

by Julie Calce Content Manager | Reno-Assistance

Basement Conversion: Short-Term vs Long-Term Rental

With the prices of houses costing more than 3 times today than they did in 2000, more and more homeowners in the Greater Toronto Area are looking to turn their homes …

Adele Orsini

by Adele Orsini Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

Should You Take On A Mold Remediation Yourself?

Mold is a problem that no homeowner wants to have. It can be caused by a variety of factors, including basement humidity and water infiltration. It’s a significant issue to treat …

Marilena Tricarico

by Marilena Tricarico Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

8 Ideas For A Unique Kitchen Backsplash

Renovating your kitchen and don’t know what backsplash to choose? Often, the first idea that comes to mind is white ceramic. However, there are so many materials available on the market. …

Maria Santamaria

by Maria Santamaria Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

Top 6 Signs You Need Masonry Work Done

If your house, condo or commercial building has brick or stone walls, you’ll need a mason at some point. In Canada, where exposure to the elements can significantly damage the brick …

Karine Gazeryan

by Karine Gazeryan Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

5 Advantages To Renovating During The Winter

During the winter months, we often are under the impression that home renovations must come to a halt. However, that is very much not the case! There are quite a few …

Marilena Tricarico

by Marilena Tricarico Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

Renovating Your Home for Resale

After years in the same home, every homeowner wants to get the most return on their investment when it comes time to sell. Taking on one or many renovation projects before …

Marilena Tricarico

by Marilena Tricarico Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

What is the Cost of a Front Door, a Garage Door, and a Patio Door in 2020?

Doors are an important part of any home. They not only protect it, but also are a key part of a polished exterior design. This is true for not only front …

Lucia Di Sclafani

by Lucia Di Sclafani Content Manager | Reno-Assistance

How Much Does It Cost to Add a Garage to Your Home?

Adding a garage will make your life easier and increase the value of your home. It will keep your car toasty warm in the winter, and the added storage space is …

Lucia Di Sclafani

by Lucia Di Sclafani Content Manager | Reno-Assistance

Bathroom Renovation Cost in 2020 | Toronto & Montreal

There’s so much that comes into play when it’s time to cost out your bathroom renovations. The room’s size, the quality of materials used and total scope of the project, can …

Jason Pagliuca

by Jason Pagliuca 360° Verification Coordinator | Reno-Assistance

Roof replacement costs in 2020 — Toronto vs. Montreal

Have you noticed that your roof needs some TLC? You might be hesitating whether now is really the time to get your roof replaced. A roof replacement isn’t like renovating a kitchen or …

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 …

Jason Pagliuca

by Jason Pagliuca 360° Verification Coordinator | Reno-Assistance

Kitchen Cabinets: The Most Popular Materials and Their Prices

When it comes time to renovate your kitchen, the possibilities are endless! There as many materials for cabinets than there are for countertops. There are classic options, more budget-friendly options, and …

Suzanne Surette

by Suzanne Surette Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

What does a Basement Renovation Cost in 2020? Toronto & Montreal

Basement renovations are often the most cost-effective way to add more casual living space for your family because you can use the existing foundation and structure, and the overall cost per square …

Charles Gosselin

by Charles Gosselin Content Manager | Reno-Assistance

2020 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

Replacing House Siding in 2020: How Much Does It Cost?

2020 Exterior cladding prices: Changing your property with a good budget If your home is showing its age and you want to improve its appearance, a facelift may be required! …

Marilena Tricarico

by Marilena Tricarico Renovation Advisor | Reno-Assistance

How Much Does a Renovation Cost in 2020? – Infographic

Most homeowners don’t renovate everyday, so it’s very likely you’ve lost track of how much renovations cost in the current market. We consulted our Renovation Advisors to take the guess work …