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by Lucia Di Sclafani Content Manager | RenoAssistance

Support Local with Home Decor

Once renovations are completed, it’s time to decorate! That’s why we’ve put together some of the best Ontarian and Canadian brands that are as decorative as they are functional for your home. …

by Lucia Di Sclafani Content Manager | RenoAssistance

Your chalet, your way!

Who doesn’t dream to escape to a remote cottage where you are unreachable for a little while? Whether you are planning on renting, renovating your own cottage or building one …

by Julie Calce Content Writer | RenoAssistance

Great Home Gift Ideas for Every Room

It’s safe to say that this past year, we probably spent more time at home than anywhere else! So why not treat your loved ones with gifts that will surely embellish every …

by Sylvain Lauzon Writer

Covid Lockdown: What to Consider Before Your Spring 2021 Renovations

According to many in the renovation industry, investment in home renovations is on the rise and the trend is expected to continue in 2021. Are you prepared? The Covid-19 pandemic …

by Sylvain Lauzon Writer

Rising Lumber Prices: Another COVID-19 Effect?

Will the increase in lumber prices have a tangible influence on the construction industry, particularly as far as finished products such as private houses are concerned? Will a new home cost …

by Marilena Tricarico Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance

Custom Cabinetry: Everything You Need to Know Before Your Renovation

Who isn’t dreaming about The Home Edit-worthy cabinets? These organizing pros are quite the hype right now and we understand why! The secret to their success? Besides organizing containers and following …

by Lucia Di Sclafani Content Manager | RenoAssistance

Quebec Residents: All You Need To Know About Re Openings in The Renovation Sector

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced Québec to put itself on hold for public safety. Given that the situation seems to be getting better, the Legault government recently announced a new plan …

by Francis Guertin Renovation Advisor| RenoAssistance

Identifying and Preventing Building Envelope Problems

Your home’s outer layer is its first line of defense against anything Mother Nature throws its way. It’s therefore important to ensure it is healthy and protected from issues that can …

by Julie Calce Content Writer | RenoAssistance

How To Renovate Your Home Theatre For The Perfect Movie Night

Staying in has never been so simple! With so many great films on streaming services out there, it’s the perfect time to create the ultimate home theatre. To get you inspired …

by Julie Calce Content Writer | RenoAssistance

5 Steps for an Quick and Efficient Spring Cleaning

Nothing is more satisfying than a perfectly clean house. It’s spring cleaning season, so roll those sleeves up and get to work! Without the correct plan of action, however, those chores …

by Julie Calce Content Writer | RenoAssistance

2020 Montreal National Home Show – Save 31% On Your Tickets!

Here is all that you need to know before heading to the 2020 Montreal National Home Show at the Montreal Convention Centre, March 12 to 15 2020. Take advantage of a …

by Julie Calce Content Writer | RenoAssistance

How to Integrate the 2020 Pantone Colour into Your Home

Since 1963, the Pantone Institute has positioned itself as the reference for colours, for all fields including fashion, publishing, and interior design. Every year, they select one of the colours from their …

by Louise Leonard Account Manager - Commercial Division | RenoAssistance

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 …

by Karine Gazeryan Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance

Choosing a Contractor: When Is The Time To Start Planning?

Do you have a interior or exterior renovation project to do and don’t know where to find contractors? It’s important to know that the best contractors are very busy, so …

by Lucia Di Sclafani Content Manager | RenoAssistance

Architect vs. Architectural Technologist: Which Should You Choose?

You need a plan for a construction or renovation project, such as an addition, and you wonder what kind of professional should do it? Architects and architectural technologists have overlapping skills …

by Lucia Di Sclafani Content Manager | RenoAssistance

How to Give Your Home a Whole New Look with Architectural Lighting

A well lit space never goes unnoticed. Architectural lighting not only completes the look and design of your home or commercial space, but it also accentuates certain areas of the room. …

by Marilena Tricarico Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance

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 …

by Paul Begin VP | RenoAssistance

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 …

by Maria Santamaria Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance

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 …

by Maria Santamaria Renovation Advisor | RenoAssistance

Moving vs Renovating: Which to Choose

It’s a common dilemma most homeowners will face – you feel like it’s time for a change, but aren’t sure whether or not you should sell your home and move, or …

by Francis Guertin Renovation Advisor| RenoAssistance

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 …

by Eric Perigny Chief Operating Officer | Founder

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 …

by Eric Perigny Chief Operating Officer | Founder

5 Tips to Protecting Your Home While You’re Away

Making your home seem lived in while you’re away is key to avoiding potential break-ins and thefts. Intruders are much less likely to break in if they believe you’re home. Some …

by Jason Pagliuca 360° Verification Coordinator | RenoAssistance

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 …

by Lucia Di Sclafani Content Manager | RenoAssistance

4 Rooftop Terraces to Inspire Your Outdoor Haven

Summer can make you envious of homes, condos or restaurants that have great looking rooftop terrace designs. Don’t get bummed out! Take a look at these rooftop terraces from Toronto and …