A garage renovation is like a miniature version of a total home renovation. If you want to turn your garage into a space that is fit to live in and not just store your car in, you’ll have to make major changes to it. Here’s a brief rundown of the major things to consider when […]
Your organization might have guidelines on how many quotes to get from commercial contractors. But, from there, you’re essentially on your own choosing a contractor for your project. Commercial projects tend to involve a lot of investment and should help your business succeed over time. So, choosing the right commercial contractor is critical. Here is […]
Bryan Baeumler answers questions. Whether you're insulating a basement or an attic, a vapour barrier could be a key component.
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This month’s newsletter provides some updates on changes to Provincial legislation in workplace health and safety and seasonal hazards.
Wiping off your vanity countertop is not enough. The bathroom may be your hub of cleanliness, but mould, bacteria and other irritants could well be lurking underneath your tiles, especially if you love long showers. Bathrooms are an area where you get a high concentration of moisture, which can lead to mould, mildew, failing grout, rotting walls — you name it. So everything you put in there — whether a shower or cup surround — should be moisture-resistant. You should always be thinking about how to reduce the amount of condensation in that room. Otherwise, you’re looking at a lot of problems.
Upgrading your fuse panel to a breaker panel is a smart move that could make your life simpler, make your home safer and save you money!
While we all contribute to sewage waste on a daily basis, most people don’t understand how sewer systems function, including how sewage waste is treated, the types of sewers that exist, and what common sewer issues that they may face. In this article, we examine everything you need to know about how sewer systems work, and how to recognize when you’re in need of sewer replacement or repair.
A home can be greatly compromised by the intrusion of water. This issue can have an effect on our health, comfort, as well as damage our home and the contents within. Quite often homeowners overlook several simple ways in which water can be managed to help keep it from finding its way into our homes.
Almost every customer who purchases a swimming pool, at any time of year, wants to be the first pool to be installed in the spring. There are also those that set their hearts on hosting a huge backyard gathering to celebrate the new pool, by a certain date. But there are several factors that effect how quickly that can happen, even if you look outside and see sunshine and grass growing and it looks like spring has arrived.
At first glance, it may look bleak: you know you’re going to need either an AC repair or a new air conditioner. But you’re no air conditioning expert, and you want to make an informed decision.
Let the professionals at DunnClimateCare help answer your questions.
So you used the wrong paint. Or you didn’t get the right permit. Or you bored into your brick wall with the wrong tools. Don’t hammer yourself over the head about it. When it comes to being a DIY ace, failure is the price of admission.
You can feel absolutely over-loaded when it comes to decisions and running errands while renovating any part of your home. If you don't take care of the never ending list in your brain it's going to short circuit!