9 Traits Of An Ideal Home For A Net Zero Renovation

9 Traits Of An Ideal Home For A Net Zero Renovation As the federal government has set a goal of all new homes being Net Zero by 2030, a program for Net Zero Renovations is also being implemented to address the millions of homes that lack energy efficiency. A Net Zero Home is designed and…

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Q+A: Why Is A Third Storey Addition So Expensive?

Q+A: Why is a 3rd storey home addition so expensive? Q: I’ve been talking with general contractors about building a third floor addition, and many are saying it will cost $400 to $600 per square foot. Why so much? A: In a previous article we said that a third storey addition can be 50% more…

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Seniors’ Home Renovation Tax Credit

Ontario seniors are getting a home renovation tax credit in 2021 to make home improvements so they can live safely in their homes for a longer period of time. This new home renovation tax credit was announced by the Ontario government last week and will be in effect for the 2021 year only. The Seniors’…

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10 Kitchen Trends That Are Not Going Away

Kitchen design trends come and go (and sometimes circle back), but many have staying power. If you are planning a renovation, here are 10 trends that will make you love your kitchen for years to come. Shaker door cabinetry Shaker doors offer a clean aesthetic with a blend of traditional and contemporary styles. Because of…

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