The Artisan Contracting Blog

Outdoor Project Ideas to Inspire You

Now that spring and summer are just around the corner, you can get inspired this year with any number of outdoor projects to spruce up your property.  This is the time of year that homeowners bust out from the hibernation endured during the wretched winter months and gear up for the warmth of outdoor living. […]

Preparing your Home for a Kitchen and Bath Renovation

As many homeowners have already discovered, breathing new life in a home with a renovation is the most desirous and rewarding project they can experience. It can increase the value of your house and make it more appealing for you and future buyers. As it turns out, kitchen and bath renos have the the highest ROI, […]

Make an Impression with these Main Floor Renovation Features

The main floor of your home will often set the tone for your entire dwelling. It is undoubtedly the area of your home that is most often seen by guests, and as such, when people make ground floor renovations, they often want to include features that will make an impression. Here are a few main floor […]

Starting Your Bathroom Renovation: A Comprehensive Q&A Guide

Embarking on a bathroom renovation journey can be both exciting and challenging. Here, we explain how to start a bathroom renovation as well as answer your most common questions about bathroom remodelling.   What Are the Major Signs That My Bathroom Needs a Renovation?  When your bathroom shows signs of severe wear and tear, such as […]

Basement Reno Ideas: Making the Most Out of Under Stair Storage

If you are planning a basement renovation, you will no doubt be looking forward to more storage. In fact, storage solutions might be at the top of your list of needs for a basement renovation. Often you’ll find this extra storage right under your nose or this case, under your stairs. The Possibilities for Under […]

How Suitable is Your Home for a Second Story Addition?

With the rising cost of property and seemingly less land space to go around, adding a second story to your house can be an excellent way to expand without having to worry about moving house. While the idea of adding an extra story might seem like a good one, it isn’t always that simple. An […]

Matching Your Garage Door to Your Home’s Exterior: A Styling Guide

When planning to refresh or redesign your home’s exterior, the garage door often goes overlooked. However, it can play a significant role in enhancing your home’s curb appeal. In this post, we guide you through matching your garage door to your home’s exterior with different style options!  The Art of Contrast  Going bold with your […]

What is Kitchen Flow? The 5 Best Kitchen Layouts For Efficient Cooking & Cleaning

When you are planning a kitchen renovation, don’t forget to consider how to make it functional. It’s easy to get too caught up in the style of your kitchen, which can end up negatively impacting the flow and layout of your plan. Here we review everything you need to know about kitchen flow with the […]

What Are the Best Home Exterior Upgrades for Increasing Property Value? 

If you’re thinking of ways to boost your home’s value, don’t forget about the exterior. Consider installing new windows, doors, siding, and roofing to enhance its appearance and energy efficiency. For optimal curb appeal, you may want to install a new garage door. These upgrades are often relatively affordable yet bring significant returns. 3 Exterior […]

10 Things to Consider Before Upgrading Your Garage Door

A garage door is not just a functional element of your home but also an aesthetic one. It may be the first thing visitors notice when they approach your house, and it significantly impacts the overall style of your property.   If you think it’s time to upgrade your garage door, consider these ten common questions […]