Your Guide To Different Types of Flooring

Your Guide To Different Types of Flooring

Updating your floors can be an intimidating process but there are lots of reasons that make it worth it. Even if you aren’t planning on selling your home anytime soon, a home with updated flooring has a higher resale value. Plus, an updated, easy to clean floor can also save you time and money from costly carpet cleaning.

If you’re doing a home renovation, it’s a good idea to do some research on the different types of flooring available. Our visual guide covers 9 different types of flooring and how they rate with regards to cost, strength, difficulty of installation and ease of cleaning.

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Pros & Cons of Open Concept Floor Plans

Pros & Cons of Open Concept Floor Plans

Open concept floor plans have been on top of the most coveted trends in home renovations for many years. You’ve probably seen gorgeous images of open concept homes and fallen in love with how they make a space feel so wide, airy and spacious. But is it really right for you? Let’s take a closer look.

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Make Your Small Space Feel Bigger

Make Your Small Space Feel Bigger

Small spaces offer both charm and challenges. If done properly, they feel like cozy little hideaways. If not, they feel claustrophobic and cramped. Here are our tips to make the most of any small space.

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Get to Know Contractor Lingo: Renovation & Construction Terms

Get to Know Contractor Lingo: Renovation & Construction Terms

There’s enough to think about when starting a home renovation - you don’t need extra confusion trying to understand the jargon used in the construction industry.

Here’s our guide to some of the most common construction terms you might hear.

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Built-In Appliances for your Kitchen Renovation

Built-In Appliances for your Kitchen Renovation

If you’re considering a kitchen renovation, you’re likely wondering which route to go for your appliances - Should you opt for freestanding or built in appliances? This all depends on the extent of the renovation you are considering. Each type has their own benefits, so keep on reading to find out which is best for you.

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8 Ways to Refresh Your Home Without a Renovation

Transforming the place you live into somewhere you can truly feel at home at can be a big job. Maybe you are daydreaming of a more open kitchen or an updated, modern bathroom, but you aren’t quite ready to knock walls down and take on a major renovation.

If you’re feeling like making a change of scenery but aren’t quite ready to commit to a full remodel, consider using the following 8 tips to refresh your home. With a few easy changes, you can lift the atmosphere in your home and make it your own before taking on a big renovation.

Let’s dive into using Colour, Relaxation, and Light to elevate your current home.

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6 Tips to Choose the Best General Contractor for Your Home Renovation

Choosing the right general contracting company to manage your renovation is one of the most important decisions you will make. After all, it is a significant financial and emotional investment and you’d want everything to go smoothly to avoid dealing with the repercussions later. 

So how do you go about finding the right team for the job? You need a general contractor, a project manager, a team of carpenters and highly skilled trades professionals. We know it can be a confusing process, so we’ve compiled a list of things to consider to help you make the best decision when finding the right general contractor for your Vancouver home renovation.

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7 Ways to Increase Your Home's Value with Renovations

Even if you don’t plan on selling anytime soon, you can still increase your home’s value by planning your renovations. Taking on a home renovation project will allow you to have maximum enjoyment of your place now and also let you reap the increased value of your property if you do decide to sell in the future. 

We’ve compiled a list of the most lucrative upgrades you can give your home.

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