Commercial

Permits, city approval, building codes, licensed contractors… there’s a lot to consider when planning a commercial renovation. Whether you’re remodelling a restaurant or building a clinic, you’ll need to know which laws and regulations will apply to your project. It’ll help you avoid costly mistakes and delays!

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Top 10 Restaurant Design Trends for Your Business to Discover!

Going to a restaurant is not only about the food. Every aspect of the visit counts, from the quality of the service you receive to the ambiance and the décor. With ...

Published on:
October 28, 2021
6 min read
Amber Van Wort
Writer
Top 10 Restaurant Design Trends for Your Business to Discover!
4 Ideas for Converting a Commercial Building
Published on:
September 28, 2021
6 min read
4 Ideas for Converting a Commercial Building

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a harmful impact on commercial vacancies, particularly in major urban centres. Office towers were emptied out. And, given the benefits of working remotely, they may remain ...

Isabelle Pronovost
Writer
Blue Roofs: A Sustainable Choice
Published on:
July 7, 2021
5 min read
Blue Roofs: A Sustainable Choice

Are you thinking of replacing the roof on your commercial building? Consider a blue roof! While not as well-known as green roofs, they offer many advantages. They’re excellent for stormwater management ...

Chantal Tellier
Writer
10 Office and Commercial Design Trends for 2022
Published on:
June 9, 2021
3 min read
10 Office and Commercial Design Trends for 2022

Outdated trends  In short, office and commercial space trends are rooted in a desire for community. The goal is to have a gathering place outside the home and a style ...

Marilena Tricarico
Renovation Expert & Interior Designer | RenoAssistance
Opening a Restaurant in Toronto: 4 Things to Tackle When Getting Started
Published on:
February 21, 2020
5 min read
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 ...

Louise Leonard
Account Manager - Commercial Division | RenoAssistance
7 Ideas to Turn Your Business Dreams into Reality
Published on:
December 4, 2019
7 min read
7 Ideas to Turn Your Business Dreams into Reality

Many people dream of starting their own business but don't know where to start. Turning these dreams into reality isn't as complicated as you might think. If you have a passion ...

Louise Leonard
Account Manager - Commercial Division | RenoAssistance
5 Restaurants with the Most Beautiful Interior Decor
Published on:
July 13, 2018
5 min read
5 Restaurants with the Most Beautiful Interior Decor

Trendy restaurants are all the hype these days. Our chosen lunch or dinner location is usually heavily weighted on the restaurant's interior design. There's a reason new restaurant constructions and their ...

Jason Pagliuca
Verification Coordinator | RenoAssistance