Tile 101

2016-11-15T15:39:51+00:00 November 15th, 2016|Flooring|

Perhaps the reason so many people opt for tiles is because they are a truly timeless feature in any room. Tiles create a bold impact, and can be used for flooring, wall accents, backsplashes and more. The plethora of tile options is exciting -- and overwhelming. Your choices might seem endless! Design, surface finish and [...]

Kitchen Floors: what you need to know

2017-03-31T11:29:42+00:00 September 12th, 2016|Flooring, Home Maintenance, Kitchen Renovations, Renovations|

The kitchen is the heart of the home. It’s the most popular place in the house for guests and residents alike. That means kitchen floor must be able to withstand a household of foot traffic and cooking spills – for years. When designing a full kitchen renovation, the budget is probably divvied up among countertops, [...]

Wood Repairs: How-to and Need-to-Knows

2017-03-31T11:29:43+00:00 July 22nd, 2016|Flooring, Hardwood Floors, Home Maintenance, Renovations, Restoration, Restorations|

Exterior painting and repairs, i.e.: rotten wood, loose and peeling paint, priming bare wood, caulking cracks and gaps to seal out moisture, etc.   Introduction As the old saying goes, “An ounce of prevention saves a pound of cure”. Here in the Fraser Valley, we get a lot of sun in summer and a lot [...]

Increase the Value of Your Home

2017-03-31T11:29:43+00:00 November 27th, 2014|Flooring, Hardwood Floors, Renovations|

You want to ensure that your home holds its value. Whether you plan on selling, or just want to invest in your future- take a look at some of the best tips and tricks to start increasing the value of your home. The Impact of Neutral Colours Interior Painting with neutral colours are a great [...]

Hard Facts about Hardwood Floor Refinishing

2017-03-31T11:29:43+00:00 March 24th, 2014|Flooring, Hardwood Floors|

Before Hardwood Floor Refinishing After Hardwood Floor Refinishing It is possible to embark upon a DIY hardwood refinishing project. Though it is a heavy task, it can also be very fulfilling to attend to it yourself.  If you are willing to put in the work, can you end up [...]