What to Ask Your Contractor Midway Through a Renovation

What to ask your contractor midway through a renovation

What do Ask Your Contractor Midway Through a Renovation

So your dream home is starting to take shape—and now you might be wondering what to ask your contractor midway through a renovation. Today I’m going to walk you through this renovation project that we’ve almost completed, and show you some of the little things you should be checking and asking about before the finishing touches of your renovation are put in. Get a sneak peek at this really cool project this family has created for their home, and I’ll give you a few tips about what you should be looking at at this stage of your renovation:

You know what to ask when you’re looking for a contractor to hire (or, if you don’t, check out our resources here and here).

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Why Are Renovation Quotes So Drastically Different?

why are renovation quotes so drastically different

Why Are Renovation Quotes So Drastically Different?

If you’re planning a renovation and you get a bunch of different quotes from different contractors, you might wonder why they’re so different. Why are some so high, and some so low? How can you tell which quote is a fair quote, and which one might lead you to paying more in the end?

Check out this Q&A from The Art of Renovation LIVE! I’m your host, Paul Foster, and I’ll explain how contractors might be estimating to get these quotes, and what my process is:

Maybe you’re staring at a handful of renovations quotes right now, trying to decide which contractor to go with.

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The Art of Renovation – How to Create Emotion in a Room

Contact Renovations How to Create Emotion in a Room

Welcome back to the The Art of Renovation with Paul Foster. This is the third and final video that we filmed on locations at the 2019 Vignettes Design Series in downtown Edmonton (if you missed the first two video you can find them here).  

In this video Paul comes to you from the Gatsby Room to tell you about design elements that will create an emotion in your space. 

Create a Space You Can Feel

Something to be aware of when making your decorating decisions is how you can go about creating a mood or emotion within the space. 

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