Renos

Welcome to the Renos section. Here you will find articles about how to renovate a home, how to improve a room, the cost of renovations and much more.

Take advantage of subsidies and save!

Would you like to renovate the interior of your home or redecorate a room? Before calling a container service to dispose of the old central heating unit or before replacing permanently fogged-up windows, it is a good idea to inquire … Continue reading

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Plan and be your own foreman

Would you like to renovate the interior of your home or redecorate a room? Of course, you could save by putting your skills to the test instead of hiring a professional. But before you go ahead as your own foreman, … Continue reading

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Take advantage of the RénoVert tax credit!

Do you have a renovation project? The RénoVert program could allow you to save a significant amount of money. This tax credit was established on March 17, 2016, by the Quebec government, and has been extended to mars 31st, 2019. Its goal … Continue reading

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Roof maintenance and home insurance: 4 steps to take

Not many people like to climb on to the roof of their homes. It is still a worthwhile exercise to help prevent damage, home insurance claims and all the problems they could cause. The La Capitale blog team explains what you … Continue reading

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Borrowing more to renovate your home

Let’s be honest: it often takes more than vacuuming and Windex to make the bathroom in a new home shine. But that shouldn’t stop you from buying the house of your dreams: several options are available to finance your renovations. … Continue reading

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Renovations : Should you call your insurer?

Renovating? Are you planning on notifying your insurer? Here are a few details taken from La Capitale’s blog that will help you decide whether you should notify your insurer, and why! Why should you adjust your insurance during renovations? Normally, home … Continue reading

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Repair or change a floor

Redo your floors before moving in Redoing the floors is not an easy task. The rooms have to be emptied and the house becomes a real worksite. And if your floors need sanding and varnishing, you have to leave your … Continue reading

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The key to selling your house

Storage: The key to selling your house Among the important criteria when buying a house is the amount of storage space available. The buyer will be charmed by various cabinets, large wardrobes and ingenious drawers. When visits are scheduled, put … Continue reading

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Easily update your home with paint

A potential buyer that visits a house on sale can be influenced by the colours of the walls. Colours contribute to the atmosphere of your home and to well-being feeling of the visitor. Obviously the buyer will later paint the … Continue reading

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Update the look of your bathroom before selling your house

When the time comes to sell your house, the look of your bathroom will play a crucial role. Indeed, an outdated bathroom can discourage buyers and even refrain them from buying your house.         Renovating the bathroom … Continue reading

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