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Porcelain tile work

I would like an estimate to enstall large porcelain tiles on the wall behind my wall mounted TV and Fireplace. The tiles are probably 12"x24".And the area about 8'x10'. Only looking for estim...

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Cost for a two-storey entrance addition

We live in a 1500 sq ft Cape Cod style home in Ottawa South and would like to add an office on the second floor by lifting the roof between the two existing dormers (access to the room would be from the Mat...

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Rough cost estimate for semi-detached reno in Toronto?

We are considering placing an offer on a semi-detached 1200 sq.ft home in downtown Toronto. The home is structurally sound and well-maintained but needs cosmetic updates. In order to determine our offer price w...

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Natural stone steps on flat ground approaching front entrance

I currently have an older small deck with two steps as my front entrance into my home. (The deck isn't fastened to the house, but only into the ground with four 6x6 posts. I'd like to replace...

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How much would something like this cost?

I found this picture on TrustedPros and may be interested in a similar project but would first like to know what the estimated cost would be....

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640 sqft mud & tape estimate

Hi everyone, Just wondering how much (roughly) it would be to mud & tape 640 sqft shed? I'm on vancouver island. Thanks...

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3 season sunroom

Location is in Ottawa. I am considering a 3 season addition measuring about 155 sq ft. This would replace a deck that joins my garage and dining room, which are adjacent at 90 degrees. The intention is to t...

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Drywall damage

Hi there experts, I had drywall delivered and when they offloaded it, they drug the drywall across the floor and it created actual gouges in the older stick type vinyl tile (along with damaging ...

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Drywall repair?

We had a foundation crack filled last week, and we need to make good the drywall that was removed. We need insulation installed, the framing replaced (the 3 closest metal studs had to be cut to all...

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Drywall

I have a older home, 1920's and little has been done. Until recently, the upstairs was closed off, and realized the old plaster and lathe is crumbling. Can you just drywall over it? I was...

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Adding finish to just installed hardwood floor

Hi, I will really appreciate if you could share your expert advise. We have just got our hardwood floor installed. When I selected the sample, it had some shine but after its installation it's g...

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Drop ceiling labor cost

Just wondering what to charge for a drop ceiling in commercial building. Building is 2000 Sq ft. 12' high ceiling, 2×4 tiles. How much is the cost per Sq ft for labor. Materials are supplied. Th...

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Total Cost to add a plug?

Hello all, We have a 6 year old home in Bradford and we would like to add a new plug for a counter top microwave in our basement. Our basement is unfinished and empty and the microwave will be installed...

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Sewer connection

I want to have a toilet in the garage 20 feet away. It is not an attached garage. There will have to be digging. There are trees and pathways along the way. Is it even possible? $$? Worth it...

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Bulging drywall ceiling corner

Hello, I have a two year home. A few weeks ago I noticed 2 straight lines bulging from corner of the ceiling. Please see attached image. Any idea what it is, and how to repair it or how much would it...

Number of Responses 5 Date of Last Post 2 days ago
Foundation basement window corner crack, how bad is it?

Hello Experts, I have a two year old home. I hired and inspector to check the house with no significant finding. We noticed a corner window crack from the outside of the house, but he said since ther...

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Price per receptacle

Hello, We live in a 20 year old home in Newmarket Ontario and we would like to upgrade all of our sockets and switches with a newer style. We currently have toggle switches and would like to switch to d...

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What is the cost to remove interior wood door and install fire proof door?

What is the cost to remove interior wood door and install fire proof door? Labour only. Thanks, R.T.C....

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Do we have contract template for renovation?

Do we have a contract template? because I found that different contractor has different contract paperwork, it is too long and I have to read them myself, I am not sure if it has any hidden details...

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Should I hire general contractor for basement renovation?

I am planning to renovate my basement in two months, wondering if I should hire a general contractor to take care of everything for me, or maybe I can hire different contractors for different part, ...

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