Tag: renovation

Tag: renovation

How to Choose The Perfect Tile For Your Home
February 13, 2018 Bathrooms, Kitchens Advent

Tiles have been used in homes for 12,000 years, and since then many different kinds of tiles have emerged. The styles, colours and designs are too many to list, but we want to introduce some basic guidelines for choosing what type of tile to use for your project.

The four most common materials for tiles are ceramic, porcelain, stone and glass.

What is R-Value and Why is it Important?
November 8, 2017 Building Envelope Advent

Now that winter is here, a lot of people are suddenly noticing that their home is cooler than they like, or the furnace has to work very hard to maintain a comfortable temperature. If this is happening to you, we will need to look at the building envelope of your house. There is one term,

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Choose the Right Hardware for Your Kitchen Cabinetry
November 2, 2017 Cabinetry, Kitchens Advent

“Kitchens and baths sell your home,” says Lynda Reeves, publisher of House and Home Magazine. It’s true. This is where you should go “all out” as you will get the most value for your dollar with these two important, heavily-used spaces. In the kitchen, appliances, layout, tile, flooring and, of course, cabinetry all get lots

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Luxuries to Splurge on When Planning Your New Bathroom
October 13, 2017 Bathrooms Advent

Bathroom trends are leaning towards a spa-like bathroom experience. Of course, the functionality has to be there also. But in the Pacific Northwest, there are certain things that make a bathroom very inviting and relaxing. Here are a few things to splurge on to take your bathroom from strictly utilitarian…to spa-like oasis. In-floor Heating and

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