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Incorrect work by contractor

We hired a contractor to replace our kitchen counter with a new granite counter. We made sure to confirm the type of edge we wanted (bevelled) and the type of sink we wanted (60/40) along wi...

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Rough cost of completely renovating a house in GTA

Hi, I am looking to completely renovate the interior of my 4000 sq ft house (its 2 storeys and about 20 years old). At this time, I am looking to get a rough estimate so that I can determine...

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Changing an extension & moving kitchen - questions

I have an old bungalow (approx 1000 sq ft) that already has an extension. The extension currently holds the kitchen and bathroom. There are patio doors leading out of the kitchen to the back yard. I ...

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Labour and materials costs to replace linoleum for 100 square feet floor

I have a rectangular shape floor sized about 100 square feet. It has linoleum on it. It needs to be replaced with new linoleum. On average: What needs to be done? How much time is needed to co...

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basement concete condensation

Hello Experts, I was checking the insulation in my basement for the 1 year Tarion, and in the area where there is a floor crack, I noticed small amount of condensation on the plastic bag. After c...

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Best way to get a quote for engineer to do designs?

I am looking to get quotes on the design step of three large projects about to be undertaken by our organization. We have 87 townhouses and a small apartment building with 30 units. The three projects are fe...

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Removal and installation of flooring

Hi, How much would it cost me to: Flooring Remove exiting flooring to original plywood subfloor (approximately 365SF) Remove existing quarter round to be replaced with new shoe mounding ...

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New deck

I am considering having a PT deck installed. Approximately 22' x 28'. It would be attached to house and about two feet off the ground with two steps going the length of the 22' side of the deck. How...

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Removal of load bearing wall

Can any contractors remove load-bearings walls (ie: General Contractors) if there are Engineer drawings available?...

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What am I looking to budget for 120ft wooden, 80 ft chain link fencing?

Hi Pros, Finally decided to just put the question out myself, as have been trying to research the question as this summer I want to put in the following: - 6 feet high wooden treated fence ...

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Batt insulation and vapour barrier installtionon a large scale costs

Hi, I'm wondering what the going rate would be to insulate and polly 27,000 sqf in an industrial building, with batt insulation? Structural details: 32'walls with vaulted ceiling...

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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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Affordable extension on a semi-detached home in Toronto

Hi, I'm looking to build a cost-effective extension to my 2-bedroom semi home to maximize livable space. According to the City's zoning map, I am located at: R (d0.6) (x7...

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1600 sqf deck

What will be the cost of stain my new 1100sqf deck? Two levels, four steps, and around 500sqf wall budget will be ok. Only looking for cost for now. ...

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I got a brand new deck last year

I got a brand new deck last year, and want to know how long I can go before painting it for the first time. Some peoples say a year, others around 5 years. I need a professional opinion, please....

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Decks

Is a deck attached to the house something that can be DIY'd or leave it to the professionals? My husband and I are fairly handy and do a lot of research before starting any project but neither of us...

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Beam and posts size/specs

Hi, I'm planning on knocking down a load bearing wall on a first floor that supports a second floor and a roof. The wall is supported in the basement with a four 2 X 8s that rests on a foundation wa...

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Cost to install wood run and rise kit

I have 13 carpeted stairs. Rise - 6" 1/2 Run depth - 9" Width is 40 Both sides are closed in, It seems like a fairly simple job. I have wood stair kits made of oak What price range wo...

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Water in basement of new construction

I have a new construction! The basement has been full of water for about 2 months. It has no sump yet has been freezing and unthawing. What action should I take with the builder after? Or will this be o...

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Cost to demo 600 sq ft basement?

We are hoping to demo ourban 600 sq ft basement. Carpet, drywall, ceiling, two walls. Can anyone give me a ballpark number for the work and getting rid of all the material?...

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