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How to make smart investments in your home improvement

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HOW TO MAKE SMART INVESTMENTS IN YOUR HOME IMPROVEMENT: When we think about home improvement projects, they often fall into two categories. First, are the projects we want. These often include luxury home upgrades, such as expanding your garage to fit a new sports car or building a home theater. These allow you to enjoy your home more fully now, but might not suit future buyers. Next, are the projects we need. This could mean replacing your roof, upgrading windows… Read More »How to make smart investments in your home improvement

5 home improvements that generate the biggest return upon resale

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HOW TO MAKE SMART INVESTMENTS IN YOUR HOME IMPROVEMENT: Home improvements in many rooms can make us happier and create a more enjoyable living environment. But some of the most important home renovations are those that will generate a return when you sell. Before you dole out a deposit for your next bathroom remodel, kitchen renovation or basement upgrade, take a look at the top five home improvements that will generate the biggest return. Garage door replacement When it comes… Read More »5 home improvements that generate the biggest return upon resale

5 home renovation projects that will lower your home’s market value

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HOW TO MAKE SMART INVESTMENTS IN YOUR HOME IMPROVEMENT: Home renovation projects are always top of mind for home owners who are preparing for a sale. But before you hire a handyman, it’s important to consider which home remodeling jobs will generate the biggest return – and which ones won’t. By selecting smart renovations, you can ensure that potential buyers will view your home favourably, and that the changes will add value to your sale. Here’s a list of the… Read More »5 home renovation projects that will lower your home’s market value

Home Renovation Mistakes You’ll Make (and How to Avoid Them)

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HOME RENOVATION MISTAKES YOU’LL MAKE (AND HOW TO AVOID THEM): Home renovations are known for their surprises. Whether it’s a delay in schedule, unforeseen expense or another situation, mistakes are bound to happen. Even the most well thought-out renovations include some areas that are overlooked. If you’re planning a kitchen remodel, bathroom upgrade or another project, take notice. A little extra planning can help to avoid the most common home renovation mistakes. In this blog, our home renovation experts share… Read More »Home Renovation Mistakes You’ll Make (and How to Avoid Them)

5 Benefits of Home Improvements as You Prepare for a Sale

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HOME RENOVATION MISTAKES YOU’LL MAKE (AND HOW TO AVOID THEM): Should you fix up your home before you sell it? When it comes to home improvements, many sellers ask themselves this same question. Even though some buyers are looking for fixer-uppers, the majority are not. Toronto’s real estate market favours homes that are move-in ready. In fact, sellers will limit themselves by listing a home that’s in “as is” condition. If you’re still not sold on undertaking home improvements as… Read More »5 Benefits of Home Improvements as You Prepare for a Sale

5 Tips for Increasing Your Home’s Value in Toronto

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​5 TIPS FOR INCREASING YOUR HOME’S VALUE IN TORONTO​: When it comes to valuing your home, some factors are beyond your control. Location, market conditions and other areas cannot be modified. That’s why home-owners are turning to renovations to increase the value of their home. If you’re preparing for a sale or looking to build equity, it’s worth it to consider home improvements that will get you top dollar on the market. Consider the five tips below to increase the… Read More »5 Tips for Increasing Your Home’s Value in Toronto