You need to find reliable general contractors for home renovation Toronto. Astaneh construction is an experienced service handling all kinds of renovation work. Contact the general contractor service. Astaneh construction can handle the job, whether it is just kitchen renovation or full-fledged home renovation work. Proceed systematically. Otherwise, renovation work can be a chaotic undertaking.
- Before you start
Once you have finalized the contractor, prepare a checklist for the work. See that whether you have to arrange subcontractors for different works. Here is the checklist of the different possible tasks in home renovation Toronto. The scope of work mentioned in this checklist is comprehensive. The actual work in your case will depend on the project budget and your specific requirements.
There are a few more aspects prior to beginning work. Check out the details of the plan. Will your home renovation Toronto include kitchen renovation as well? In case it is, you need to contact a home delivery service for as long as the kitchen will be occupied. Find a good one beforehand. Will the work involve bathroom renovation? Do you need plumbing work to be done? If so, you will have to arrange for a hotel booking in advance. Consult the experts at Astaneh construction. Ask if all the workers are insured and licensed. Most importantly, you need to be sure about the credibility of the company.
Working with Astaneh construction is highly recommended by numerous satisfied homeowners in Toronto. If needed, you will be provided with credible references to verify the quality of work. Call up and talk with other homeowners. Once you are sure, proceed with the home renovation Toronto according to this checklist. You should follow the same guidelines for bathroom remodeling, kitchen renovation, or basement conversion. You might want to combine your DIY expertise with professional work. In that case, you should discuss all tasks in detail with your contractor.
- Strengthening your home
Start with any major strengthening work that you decide to undertake. Major foundation work includes securing weakened walls, carrying beams, and joists. Does your roof need renovation or repair? Installing roof shingles is a time-intensive work that can take several weeks.
- Roof work
See if Astaneh construction can handle the work, or do they provide you with a subcontractor. Ask the service for advice on the type of shingles that are best for your roof. There are three main types of shingles, organic, fibreglass, and metal. Consider the feasibility of the different options for your home. Your contractor will be able to provide an estimate of the work as well as the time required.
While you are busy at the roof level, you may want an attic upgrade. See if the home renovation Toronto service can improve your attic insulation. A properly insulated attic keeps the home cool in summer and warm in winter. It also goes a long way in reducing your energy costs, and carbon footprint.
- HVAC, Electrical, and Plumbing
Check out Astaneh construction. Can they handle all your HVAC, electrical, and plumbing needs? For installing new HVAC ductwork, you need the walls and ceilings to be open. It is an elaborate task that might need a subcontractor. The same goes for electrical work. Plumbing work is closely related to bathroom remodeling and kitchen renovation. As mentioned before, you may need to find alternate arrangements. Your kitchen and bathroom may be occupied for long stretches of time, say a week or more.
Here are the common plumbing works that general contractors undertake.
- Toilet repair and installation
- New faucet installation
- Leak fixing
- Drainage checkup
- Drainage replacement
- Power flushing
- Water heater installation
- Backwater valves installation
The extent of work will depend on the unique requirements of your project. Discuss everything in detail. Ask for a timing estimate. Ask how they charge for the project. Do they charge by the hour? Do they charge according to the project? Discussing everything beforehand ensures that you get your project done on a budget.
Tiling is another important aspect of bathroom remodelling and kitchen renovation. You will have to decide on the type of tile. You can use ceramic, porcelain, laminate, or vinyl tiles. These can be purchased in various patterns. Besides tiling the floor, you can also use it on the backsplash in kitchen renovation work.
Lighting electrical works are important aspects of home renovation Toronto. Decide on the type of lighting you will need in your different rooms. You will have to decide on a combination of ambient, accent, and task lighting. It should be aesthetically pleasing. At the same time, it should be illuminating. Deciding on the right kind of lighting in home or kitchen renovation is expert work. You will have to look for ideas from various online resources. At this point, you may also want to hire an interior decorator for lighting. Ask Astaneh construction for references. Check out if they can provide the best references for an interior decorator to collaborate with.
- Carpentry work
Carpentry work may be needed for the kitchen renovation, in building custom cabinets. Besides that, carpentry will be required at various other aspects of construction. This includes the following areas.
- Drywall work
- Moving walls
- Setting new doors and windows
- Repairing doors and windows
- Adding beam support to a greater weight upstairs
- Adding framing or enlarging the window openings
- Basement conversion
A basement conversion is a major work by itself. Basements can be remodeled for various purposes. You can make it an extra bedroom, a game room, or a personal theatre. Some homeowners also convert basements to home offices. Discuss your requirements with the experts of home renovation Toronto.
- Demolition and disposal
As you can guess already, Astaneh construction will work on the necessary demolition work. Proper disposal of wastes is also necessary. Demolition work has to be done without affecting the structural integrity of the home. The professionals at home renovation Toronto will cover everything, including eco-friendly disposal of the rubble. So, what are you waiting for? Plan your home and kitchen remodeling today and see how we transform your abode.
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