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Getting Ready to Renovate

It’s almost spring and the heat of the summer renovation season is fast approaching. The Toronto housing market is performing better than ever and people are able to turn “fixer-uppers” into dream homes and come out on top. When thinking about renovating there is a lot to consider: budget, design and build, are the most […]

Bid Versus Management

There are generally two ways builders provide their services; a fixed bid contract including all labour and material or, a construction management contract that is essentially a time and material (pay-as-you-go) agreement. The end result is often very similar but each process has many distinct differences. With fixed bid, an estimate for a specific scope […]

“Sympathetic” Restoration

Originally used as a doctor’s home office, this historic gem in the heart of the Danforth was playfully coined the “bunker” for it’s bricked in front porch that made it feel uninviting. The home owners enlisted builder and Toronto home specialist, Dan Robinson to collaborate with them on a “sympathetic” restoration to open up the […]