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The top safety considerations for DIY renovators

Jan. 24, 2020 | Natalie Noble


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Jan. 10, 2020 | Andrea Cox

Cecily Woolrich takes the stress out of home improvement at 2020 Calgary Renovation Show

Cecily Woolrich


Cecily Woolrich, designer and managing partner at Cochrane-based Woolrich Group Design and Construction, has a wealth of tips and advice for those pondering their next home renovation. Drawing from more than 21 years in the renovation and design industry, she wants to help reduce the stress homeowners experience when embarking on their own renovation adventures.

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Feb. 28, 2019 | CREBNow

SPONSORED: Five tips for hiring a renovation contractor

Real estate lawyer Khalil Haji offers the following practical insights for protecting yourself in your next renovation project:

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Jan. 09, 2019 | Gerald Vander Pyl

Four common renovation nightmares and how to avoid them

Making sure your dream renovation doesn't turn into a nightmare means doing some due diligence before signing on the dotted line.

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July 27, 2017 | Tyler Difley

Renovator research

What any homeowner should ask before hiring a contractor

It doesn't take much asking around to find people with horror stories about renovations gone wrong, and many of those stories stem from negative experiences with contractors. Finding the right contractor(s) for your specific needs and budget is a crucial part of making your renovation dream into a reality, so it pays to do your homework.

The following is a list of questions from the Canadian Home Builders' Association (CHBA) to ask any contractor before you hire them:
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May 21, 2014 | CREBNow

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