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Renovating? Some DIY projects to avoid

Wednesday Feb 28th, 2018

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Unless you have technical qualifications and a lot of experience, there are some projects and types of work that you are better off leaving to the pros. These are the ones that involve safety risks for you and your family, and it is better to let a professional to do the work. Plumbing, electrical and gas repairs and installations.Depending on provincial regulations, a licensed contractor may be necessary by law. Make sure you know the rules where you live. For the sake of your family's... [read more]

Top 5 DIY projects to help you live better

Tuesday Jan 23rd, 2018

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Household chores and endless projects can seem like a thankless job, but regular home maintenance is important to ensure your home's safety, comfort and long-term durability. If your to-do list is ever growing, there's no need to feel overwhelmed. Focus on this list of must-tackle jobs to not only improve your home, but your daily living, as well. Insulate well. Ensuring your home is well insulated will improve your comfort, while saving you money by keeping heating and cooling costs... [read more]

Should you do it yourself?

Monday Sep 11th, 2017

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Planning a DIY renovation project? Here are some questions to ask yourself first. Do you have the skills? Many of today's home improvement products make it easy for do-it-yourselfers, but other projects require specialized skills. Seeing something done on a television renovation show isn't the same as having practical experience. Getting in over your head can end up costing more money, and frustration than hiring a professional in the first place. Do you have the... [read more]

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