If you are like most homeowners, you may not be familiar with building permits or even aware that you might need one for your renovation project. Here are some of the ins and outs of building permits.
What is a #homebeliever? We’re young professionals, seniors, couples and hardworking, middle-class families who believe in the great Canadian dream of home ownership. But we believe that the dream is slipping out of reach. We aren’t giving up, and you shouldn’t either. Do you still believe in the Canadian dream? Are you a #homebeliever? Sign […]
Just a few days ago we met with MPPs at Queens Park SEE VIDEO to talk about what it means to be a #HomeBeliever. Many of them signed the pledge because they believe in the dream of homeownership and you still can too! See what we’ve been talking about: homebeliever.ca Premier of Ontario, Hon Kathleen O. Wynne, […]
CHBA National Housing Awards Winners Announced Tonight!
Wishing good luck to our member SLV Homes at the CHBA National Housing Awards tonight, March 23, 2018, in Victoria, BC. Whole House (category) – $150,000 to $250,000 SLV Homes, Sudbury, ON: “Modern Manor”. You’re already winners with us!
Hidden Gem What once was an awkward passage to a cold room and pump storage was transformed into wine room for storage with a tasting niche and a useful space made for gathering and enjoyment with friends. The existing sump and ejector pump couldn’t move but were cleverly masked by the new granite topped bistro table […]
Modern Manor Bathroom This bathroom was transformed from a small dark bathroom for the main floor to proper secondary bath and a cheater ensuite for the second bedroom. Finishes in this bathroom changed from dark wood, wallpaper and dated fixtures to a floating vanity topped in pale quartz with chrome fixtures hovering over lustrous grey […]
Embracing the Dark Side Not everyone is into the all-white fascination, some prefer the warm, moody feel of a wood kitchen. This mid-size, L-shaped, eat-in kitchen with under-mount sink is graced with euro cherry wide-frame panel wood doors. Our timeless culinary space is also peppered with amazing accessories such as corner based drawers for ideal […]
SLV HOMES – LAKESIDE FACELIFT This exterior renovation took a once dated exterior and gave it a facelift into a new lakeside facade complete with rich grey wood siding finished with bright white trims around the doors and windows. Accented with a stunning slim ledge stone skirt and entry. The addition of new doors and […]
When renovating your home, or building a custom new home, you want your project to go as quickly and smoothly as possible. How can you ensure this happens? While you can never guarantee perfection, you can take control of the project with a written contract, and use available information and tools to put yourself firmly […]
Renovating your home is an exciting process. We can offer advice, which will help you make the right choices to reach your renovation goals.