Blog by Michael Giesbrecht

Cutting Renovation Costs Without Cutting Quality

September 16th, 2019



As you probably know, it's easy to lower the costs of a renovation. Just hire an inexpensive, fly-by-night contractor — and hope for the best! 

Chances are, you won't want to take that risk. So how do you ensure you get quality work while keeping your budget in check? 

Here are some tips: 

  • Get estimates from at least three contractors. Often prices can vary widely, even amongst contracto ...

How Much Should You Budget For Your Next Home?

September 9th, 2019

 

If it’s been a while since you last moved, you might be wondering how much you'll need to spend on your next home. That's an important question to answer, even if you're just at the "thinking about it" stage and haven't decided whether or not you'll look for a new property. 

After all, knowing your budget might influence your decision. 

How should you determine your budget? 

The first s ...

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