Categories

What It Costs

Ask questions or search for specific information in the What It Costs section.

Are you looking for a ball park figure for a project? Understand that nobody can give you an accurate quote without seeing the site but if you're simply wondering if you project is doable within your budget you can get some get advice here.

Enter your question and expect answers from several professionals many of whom will be in your neighborhood

Post a Question:

Recent Discussions
Drywall and Painters Salary rates in Quebec

Hi we are getting ready to do some renovations in our plant. I was wondering what the average salary was for a painter and dry wall/joints men are. I was told that it was around 40.00$ for an apprentice...

Number of Responses 2 Date of Last Post February 25, 2012
Renovation a 1933 house, that is about 1100 sq ft on the main floor

Suite the basement, update plumbing, wiring, and at a bedroom in the attic. also cost on new roof....

Number of Responses 1 Date of Last Post March 5, 2012
Basement

Basement under trailer, 14 by 68....

Number of Responses 1 Date of Last Post February 26, 2012
How much does it cost to renovate a basement into a 2 bedroom apartment

The basement has never been finished although there has been some attempt to make a family room. It is a 32 X34 sq ft basement with rough in plumbing and independent 100amps electrical. The ceiling height would...

Number of Responses 1 Date of Last Post February 20, 2012
Should I buy a condo that has water damage on the ceiling?

Hi. My husband is retiring and we need to downsize from our home. I found a condo in Wasaga Beach that has great bones and think I can get it for a very good price. But it smells of mold and has water damage an...

Number of Responses 2 Date of Last Post February 20, 2012
Laying a full basement foundation

We have a 16' X 67' mini home and are wondering what it would cost to lay a full basement foundation to sit the house on. If you can help us with a rough estimate, it would be greatly appreciated. ...

Number of Responses 1 Date of Last Post February 20, 2012
Exterior install

My family and I are building a new home and wondering what the cost would be to install the following items. Install 8.25 pre-finished fibre cement siding. 2300 SQFT Install 5/4 x 4 smart trims for 1...

Number of Responses 3 Date of Last Post February 18, 2012
How much does it cost to move a corner fireplace to the center of room

We had our house built five years ago. At that time, I asked that the fireplace be moved to the corner of our family room. Now I want it moved back to the center of the room Any idea on the cost?...

Number of Responses 1 Date of Last Post February 14, 2012
Install a bathroom vent

I have a bathroom in my basement that has no window or vent. I need a vent installed. I'm curious to know how much this will cost. I also need to know who to contact to install it....

Number of Responses 3 Date of Last Post February 15, 2012
One contractor v. 3 contractors

Is it more advisable and cost effective to hire 3 different contractors---electrical, plumbing, general than 1 general for all to make a bathroom basement?...

Number of Responses 3 Date of Last Post February 14, 2012
I would like an estimate for a couple of projects

My husband and I bought our house in May of 2010. We live in a two bedroom (small rooms) bungalow, that was built in the 1960s. We need to finish are basement, with 2 rooms and put a bathroom do...

Number of Responses 3 Date of Last Post February 14, 2012
Open concept? Affordable

Hello, I searched the forum and couldn't see a thread on this so if there is please point me to it. My wife and I bought a bungalow recently , there is a wall separating the hall/kitchen from...

Number of Responses 4 Date of Last Post February 8, 2012
Addition 20 by 30 Two Bedrooms

We are looking to possibley add on to our house an addition of two bedrooms. The addition would be 20 by 30 feet, each room would be 15 by 15 with a hallway of 5 feet. How much would we be looking at pric...

Number of Responses 1 Date of Last Post February 10, 2012
Refinishing galvanized chimneys (strata)

We are a small townhouse complex located in Coquitlam. We have 10 units with 6' galvanized chimneys in which the paint has all but completely peeled off. The chimney approximately 12" in diameter and...

Number of Responses 0 Date of Last Post February 5, 2012
Cost to build a new home

What would the cost be, to have a new house built in Kitchener Ontario? 800 sq.ft. foot print...2 story construction with basement Quality scale...10 being outstanding. We would be looking for a 4. N...

Number of Responses 1 Date of Last Post February 3, 2012
Cost to wire a new home

Iam building a new home and would like to get an idea of what it will cost to wire it. It is a 2 storey with finished basement and it is 2700 square feet. If anyone has a ballpark figure, that would be grea...

Number of Responses 1 Date of Last Post February 10, 2012
I am trying to get an estimate on pouring a concrete basement for new home

I know it is very difficult to give an estimate for concrete basements without having all of the information. All I am looking for is a ballpark figure, so it is around 900 square foot basement with 8 foot ...

Number of Responses 0 Date of Last Post January 26, 2012
Markup on Costs for a home renovation in Toronto

Hello, Really a general type question, but here goes... I would imagine it varies greatly, but generally what would be a mark-up to costs charged by a home renovation contractor in the Danfort...

Number of Responses 3 Date of Last Post July 3, 2012
2nd story addition

Trying to get an idea on framing costs, removing a roof and putting a second storey on top. Size is 28x16, will become new master bedroom with 2 closets and bathroom. Framing of walls, ply and trus...

Number of Responses 1 Date of Last Post January 20, 2012
Gas fireplace or wood insert cost

Can you tell me what the cost or estimated cost is for installing the following: Installing a Wood insert into an existing wood burning fireplace (Common size) (Bought the unit already El...

Number of Responses 1 Date of Last Post January 26, 2012
Categories

Get quotes from top-rated contractors

x