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Large Renovation and Remodeling

Building a new home is relatively predictable Materials can be ordered well in advance and sub trades get easy access and well scheduled periods to work on site but the processes and services required for Addition and Renovation are quite specific. That is why you need to choose a company with a tight knit team of sub trades to help quote and then carry out the work. We understand how important it is to have a team of industry experts on your job site to minimize deficiencies in workmanship and maximize efficiencies to ensure your project is completed on time and on budget.

In comparison to Custom home, Certain renovation work may not require Building permit, excluding mechanicals work, But we really believe any project should be facilitated with a proper design, therefore our interior designer is here to help you bring your imagination into reality.

Before starting your renovation project, we need to make sure if you require permit or not.

In Ontario, you need a permit for these renovations:

  • Constructing accessory buildings with an area of more than 10 square metres, or an addition to an existing building
  • Constructing attached or detached garages
  • Structural alterations
  • Excavating, repairing or underpinning a foundation
  • Heating ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing, or electrical work
  • Constructing one or more new separate dwelling units within a building
  • Finishing previously unfinished spaces within a building
  • Adding new entrances or windows, changing the size of entrances or windows, or closing entrances or windows
  • Constructing chimneys or fireplaces
  • Installing swimming pool enclosures, constructing detached decks more than 60.96 centimetres above ground, or building any deck attached to a building
  • Demolishing or relocating all or part of a building

On the other hand, you won’t need a permit for these renovations:

  • Replacing stucco, siding, or shingles with the same material
  • Replacing doors or windows without altering the opening,
  • Constructing fences (except pool enclosure fences)
  • Patching, painting and decorating
  • Installing cabinets or shelves

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