Renovation ideas that will increase the value of your home – National

Dream kitchens and luxurious bathrooms are often the go-to renovations for homeowners looking for the best return on investment, but experts suggest the biggest bang for their buck might be as simple as replacing a garage door. Renovations in Canada are big business, with Canadians spending about $6.3 billion on residential renovations […]

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Why starting your home reno in November could save you lots of money – National

Spring is the time of year that most Canadians associate with home renovations. But in some cases, November might actually be a much better time to give your home a fresh look. When it comes to home upgrades, pricing works much like it does for hotel and flight bookings: If you pick the low season, […]

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San Francisco home reno yields 120-year-old casket containing remains of toddler – National

A San Francisco construction crew renovating a house earlier this month was shocked to discover what is believed to be a 19th century casket containing the body of a three-year-old girl. Erika Karner was having renovations done in her garage, when a worker called telling her that they had discovered the girl, complete with skin, […]

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8 things every homeowner should know how to do – National

Owning a home is a big undertaking – things always seem to need fixing or cleaning. When push comes to shove, there are a few skills that will make owning a property feel easy – like being able to unclog a toilet or dealing with a gas leak. Here are eight things every homeowner should know how to do, […]

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