Kitchen

Being the central part of your home, the kitchen tends to be the room that receives the most attention when it comes to renovations. It is the the main gathering spot when we entertain relatives and friends. Renovating this space also offers an excellent return on investment. So why wait any longer to get started?

Browse our articles to find design tips, the latest trends, the costs associated with a kitchen renovation and much more.

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Choosing the Best Flooring for Your Kitchen

Maybe you’ve been thinking about it for a while… you’ve scrolled through Pinterest, pored over design blogs, and looked at countless in-store samples. Or maybe you’ve just started to consider it. ...

Published on:
20 September 2021
14 min read
Julie Loiselle
Writer
Choosing the Best Flooring for Your Kitchen
15 Kitchen Cabinet Ideas for 2021
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9 September 2021
9 min read
15 Kitchen Cabinet Ideas for 2021

It’s 2021, and you’ve likely spent a record amount of time in your kitchen over the last two years, giving you a chance to notice what’s become outdated. Whether you have a few nagging things that require updating, your entire ...

Katrina Hesman
Writer
Kitchen Must-Haves: Functionality and Aesthetics
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11 August 2021
8 min read
Kitchen Must-Haves: Functionality and Aesthetics

The time has come. You're getting ready to bring your dream kitchen to life; it meets all your needs and suits your particular taste. You hired a contractor. You pored over ...

Isabelle Pronovost
Writer
10 Kitchen Trends You’ll Be Seeing Everywhere in 2021
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23 March 2021
9 min read
10 Kitchen Trends You’ll Be Seeing Everywhere in 2021

Designing a new kitchen is exciting, especially if it's been a while since it was last renovated. If you plan on renovating your kitchen soon, it would be best to learn ...

Marilena Tricarico
Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance
What Does a Kitchen Renovation Cost in 2021? Toronto vs. Montreal
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1 January 2021
7 min read
What Does a Kitchen Renovation Cost in 2021? Toronto vs. Montreal

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 use so you ...

Jason Pagliuca
360° Verification Coordinator | RenoAssistance
Kitchen Cabinet Styles: Which is Best For You?
Published on:
29 June 2020
6 min read
Kitchen Cabinet Styles: Which is Best For You?

When the time comes to tackle your kitchen renovation, it is important to consider the space's kitchen cabinets. These are often the focal point of the room. In addition to the ...

Maria Santamaria
Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance
The ABCs of an Organized Pantry
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30 March 2020
4 min read
The ABCs of an Organized Pantry

What could be worse than cooking and not being able to find the ingredient you're looking for? It's not always simple to organize your kitchen efficiently, and even less so, your ...

Julie Calce
Content Writer | RenoAssistance
Kitchen Cabinets: The Most Popular Materials and Their Prices
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20 December 2019
5 min read
Kitchen Cabinets: The Most Popular Materials and Their Prices

When it comes time to renovate your kitchen, the possibilities for cabinet styles are endless! There as many materials for cabinets than there are for countertops. There are classic options, more ...

Jason Pagliuca
360° Verification Coordinator | RenoAssistance
The Modern Kitchen: 10 Tips To Upgrade Your Design
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26 November 2019
10 min read
The Modern Kitchen: 10 Tips To Upgrade Your Design

Thinking about renovating your kitchen and want to give it a more contemporary style? Be inspired by our selection of stylish modern kitchens. Read on to discover great tips and tricks, ...

Lucia Di Sclafani
Content Manager | RenoAssistance
The Benefits of Renovating Your Kitchen and Bathroom Simultaneously
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7 October 2019
5 min read
The Benefits of Renovating Your Kitchen and Bathroom Simultaneously

Tackling more than one renovation project at the same time has some benefits. For example, completing kitchen and bathroom renovations simultaneously could save you time and money. It may help reduce ...

Marilena Tricarico
Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance
Kitchen Countertops: Best Materials and Prices
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24 September 2019
8 min read
Kitchen Countertops: Best Materials and Prices

The kitchen is one of the most functional and central rooms in your home, so decisions about its most utilized materials should be made with careful consideration. Countertops are incredibly important ...

Andrew Collins
360° Verification Coordinator | RenoAssistance
Outdoor Kitchen: 7 Tips For A Great Space
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16 July 2019
6 min read
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 ...

Lucia Di Sclafani
Content Manager | RenoAssistance
Remodeling for a High End Kitchen: Luxury is in the Details
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18 June 2019
8 min read
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 ...

Karine Gazeryan
Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance
10 Kitchen Renovation Mistakes to Avoid
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2 April 2019
9 min read
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 ...

Marilena Tricarico
Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance
5 Things to Consider Before Your Kitchen Renovation
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11 March 2019
3 min read
5 Things to Consider Before Your Kitchen Renovation

Before starting your kitchen renovation, there are many things to consider in order for it to live up to your expectations. It's where you might spend most of the time in ...

Maria Santamaria
Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance
Kitchen Cabinet Refacing: An Economic Way of Renovating Your Kitchen
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25 February 2019
3 min read
Kitchen Cabinet Refacing: An Economic Way of Renovating Your Kitchen

Your kitchen might be getting old, but that doesn't mean that you are ready for the big inconvenience that comes with kitchen renovations. If that is the case, then resurfacing, or ...

Maria Santamaria
Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance
50 Dream Kitchen Designs
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21 January 2019
0 min read
50 Dream Kitchen Designs

There's no doubt that planning out a kitchen remodel is exciting. Though, it can be overwhelming too! That's why we've gathered 50 kitchen designs to help you get inspired for your ...

Marilena Tricarico
Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance
The Ideal Kitchen Island: All You Need to Know
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14 January 2019
7 min read
The Ideal Kitchen Island: All You Need to Know

Kitchen islands can be so versatile! If you're planning on renovating your kitchen, take note of your needs and desires, and check out what the market has to offer before picking yours out. ...

Charles Gosselin
Content Manager | RenoAssistance
10 Ways to Make the Most of Your Kitchen’s Space
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28 December 2018
3 min read
10 Ways to Make the Most of Your Kitchen’s Space

Your kitchen is a lot more spacious than you think! Whether it's a small square, built lengthwise, or is an open concept, here are 10 simple tips our kitchen designers put ...

Karine Gazeryan
Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance
Kitchens of Tomorrow: What Will They Look Like?
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11 December 2018
5 min read
Kitchens of Tomorrow: What Will They Look Like?

Tomorrow's kitchen will be smart & connected Technology is constantly evolving in our hyper-connected world - even in the kitchen! There already exists a plethora of gadgets and appliances for ...

Adele Orsini
Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance
12 Kitchen Design Examples
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5 November 2018
7 min read
12 Kitchen Design Examples

A kitchen renovation project is always exciting, especially when your current kitchen doesn't give your guests that ''wow'' expression on their faces when they walk in. It's fair to say that you ...

Charles Gosselin
Content Manager | RenoAssistance
How Long Does a Kitchen Renovation take? What to Expect
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16 November 2017
3 min read
How Long Does a Kitchen Renovation take? What to Expect

How long will my kitchen renovation take? Depending on the scale of your project, the time frame for your kitchen renovation could be impacted by a number of factors, including: ...

Charles Gosselin
Content Manager | RenoAssistance
10 Cost and Stress Saving Tips for a Budget Kitchen Renovation
Published on:
27 September 2017
2 min read
10 Cost and Stress Saving Tips for a Budget Kitchen Renovation

Renovating your kitchen can bring your home into the modern era while creating a space for memorable meals and moments. However, if you aren’t careful, a renovation can go over budget ...

Charles Gosselin
Content Manager | RenoAssistance
Best Kitchen Renovators in Toronto & Montreal
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24 August 2017
4 min read
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 to ...

Caroline Brault
Assistant Director – 360° Verification | RenoAssistance
Kitchen Design – The Advantages of Working with a Kitchen Designer
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8 August 2017
7 min read
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 designs take the kitchen out of the background to become a focal ...

Andrew Collins
360° Verification Coordinator | RenoAssistance
Best Countertop Materials for your Kitchen
Published on:
27 July 2017
7 min read
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 heavily ...

Caroline Brault
Assistant Director – 360° Verification | RenoAssistance