The Artisan Contracting Blog

How to Make Your House Brighter

You’ve bought the house of your dreams surrounded by large mature trees. You consider this place your heavenly oasis with lots of shade on hot sunny days, right?  Unfortunately after you move into your new castle, you discover that all of those big trees cast a dark shadow over the house. The interior is darker […]

Top 3 Returns on Investment Home Renovations

Although completing home renovations can be costly, time intensive and stressful, doing so can pay off big time when it comes time to sell your home! However, not all renovations provide the same return on investment (ROI), so it’s important to consider which ones are the best to do. Listed below are the top three renovations to […]

Renovations that Boost Your Home’s Value

The most important question every homeowner should consider is whether a renovation will pay off and boost the value of their home. Although you may not be planning to sell your home anytime soon, remodeling projects do add value to your home, improve your family’s quality of life and attract future buyers.  The payoff varies since some […]

Lower Your Monthly Bills With Energy Efficient Homes

Our houses provide shelter, protection and a place to call home. All this comes with a price. One that is often higher than it has to be. Energy efficiency in our homes can be achieved. Finding ways to make our homes more energy efficient will make living in our homes even more enjoyable. Windows Windows […]

6 Top Home Repairs to Make Before Listing Your Home

If you’re thinking of selling your house, you’ll want to make sure that it’s in tip-top shape to attract buyers. In addition to a thorough cleaning or staging, fixing minor problems, making repairs or upgrades, will help you polish your home’s overall look and appeal. You want to make a good first impression for potential […]

Top 10 Home Renovation Mistakes

Completing renovations on your home can be really exciting: you get to pick out new fixtures and appliances, new paint colours and potentially all new furniture. In order to get the maximum return on your investment, it’s important to make sure you avoid these 10 home renovation mistakes. Incorrectly Measuring for Cabinets This is one of the […]

Home renovations that increase the value of your home

The real estate market has never been hotter in so many areas across the GTA. Competition can be stiff, and a few home improvements can make or break the sale of your home. The right home renovations can increase the value of your home and knowing which home renovations will give you the biggest bang for your […]

Under Stairs Storage | Basement Renovations

If you are planning a basement renovation, you will no doubt be looking forward to more storage. 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. Creating a space under your stairs […]

Simplify Living Room Renovations with Artisan Contracting

Since 1989, Artisan Contracting has been making living room visions come true for homeowners in the Burlington and Hamilton area. We understand that your living room plays a central part in your home for entertaining and relaxing with family and friends. We are dedicated to making this room an inviting, beautiful space that is exactly […]

Kitchen Remodeling Mistakes To Avoid

The idea of Renovating Your Kitchen can be exciting and yet daunting at the same time. It is important to get your kitchen right, as for many people it is the beating heart of the home, and can be an expensive project. If your remodeling is done well, however, it can completely change your and your family’s […]