Working on a home renovation can be a stressful, and often times you find yourself grasping for ideas which don’t come naturally to you. In these situations, working with a contractor can help you gain insight into new perspectives into remodelling or renovating certain areas of your home. In fact, simply getting a glimpse into the mind of a contractor often allows you to look at your home in a different way. Often, your vision of a project may be simply unrealistic, and your lack of experience may negatively affect the outcome of the project. For your benefit when planning your next home renovation, we’ve assembled some lessons which can be of help. Here are some of the fundamental do’s and don’t many contractors will list as most important in the success of a project:… [Read More]
When it comes to home improvements, it’s difficult to know how, A&R Renovations inc. understands that renovating your home involves a lot of decision making and that you can use all the help you can get! On our blog we will post tips and advice to help make the process a little easier.n to do it yourself and when to hire a professional. We have the lowdown on when to draw the line – it usually involves things like plumbing, electricity, expensive materials and renovations that are downright dangerous. So before you try to get handy with a hammer, consult this list to see what you should never attempt yourself.
Pop quiz: What’s the average amount of space required for a toilet? How much does a basic bathroom remodel cost? And how do you pick out the right vanity? If your answers to these questions are some combination of “What?” “Huh?” and “Um … ,” don’t worry. You’re not alone.
There’s so much that goes into a bathroom remodeling project that unless you’re a professional who does it every day — or a homeowner who’s been through the process numerous times — then all the nitty-gritty details, processes, options and decisions are going to sound like they’re in a foreign language. But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t prepare for the test.
Canadian homeowners have seen a huge rise in the commonality of home renovation as opposed to home upgrades through purchases. The current housing market prevents easy purchases, and creates the necessity for home renovation as a means of improvement in space and design. The last decade alone has seen unprecedented increases, reaching billions, in home improvement expenditures within Canada. Renovating your home is an easy way to upgrade your living space, add value to your home and make your life easier. But unfortunately, not every single renovation idea is a good one. While planning a renovation may be difficult, there are experts out there who can make your home renovation easier by helping you plan, budget and design your new living space. Before you consider a home renovation however, there are some steps you should take to ensure that you are doing the right thing. For your benefit, we’ve taken the time to assemble these 5 key tips meant to help you get the most out of your home renovation…. [Read More]
Finding the right contractor for your home renovation project is the key to making your ideas become a reality. For more than 2 decades, A & R Renovations Inc. has provided customers across the GTA with affordable and dependable renovation services. Whether you are renovating a single room or your entire home, we can help you plan and execute all aspects of your home renovation project, and to your personal specifications.