General Renovation Tips and Trends

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How To Plan A Basement Renovation To Run Smoothly

by 2x2 Construction • March 25, 2020

Discover how to plan a basement renovation from professional contractors and avoid making the common mistakes. A finished basement can be a great place to entertain your family and friends by putting in a recreation room which includes a pool table, ping pong table, pinball machine, and/or dartboard. Alternatively, building a legal basement suite, also […]

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Basement Remodeling Starts With Permanent Waterproofing

by 2x2 Construction • March 16, 2020

Basement remodeling can add lots of extra living space to your home but beware; basement water leakage could put a real damper on your hopes if not properly corrected. Because a basement is below ground, it will be naturally cooler than the floors above ground. When warmer air from upstairs or outside enters the basement, […]

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Toronto Laneway Suites: Changing 300km of Landscape

by 2x2 Construction • December 4, 2019

Toronto Laneway Suites The City of Toronto introduces the Affordable Laneway Suites Program giving property owners permission to construct a laneway house within the Toronto and East York boundaries. What does that mean for property owners? Why did Toronto only now allow the construction of these secondary suites and how do you go about building […]

3 Reasons To Work With A General Contractor On Your Home Renovation

by 2x2 Construction • November 7, 2019

Work with a General Contractor for your Home Renovation It’s never a bad idea to work with a general contractor for your home improvement project. Home renovations can be a big undertaking and if you don’t know what you’re doing, things can go from bad to worse, very quickly. This is why its recommended to […]

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Increase the Value of Your Home with a Kitchen Remodel

by 2x2 Construction • October 30, 2019

Increase the Value of Your Home By Giving Your Kitchen A Face Lift While many home owners decide to remodel their kitchens out of a desire to upgrade the space where they spend so much time, it’s also important to realize that a kitchen remodel can do much to increase the value of your home. […]


10 Things You Need To Know When Renovating Your Home

by 2x2 Construction • September 23, 2019

You Need To Know These 10 Things When Renovating Your Home Before you begin renovating your home, you need to know that it can be a big job and if you don’t know what you’re doing, things can go from bad to worse, very quickly. There are many sad cases of home renovations not going […]


What You Need To Know Before You Hire A General Contractor

by 2x2 Construction • September 18, 2019

Here’s what you need to know before you hire a General Contractor When you are building an addition to your home or getting renovations done, you are going to need to hire a good General Contractor. Your General Contractor is the person who is in charge of the entire project and who will make sure […]