The Top 10 Tips for Making Your Kitchen Renovation Shine
Many designers, contractors, and do-it-yourself types will all tell you the number one home remodeling project is a kitchen renovation, and with good reason. According to many estimates, the return on your money for a typical kitchen renovation is 85 percent – and will provide even more valuable “intangibles” to you and your family for years to come. At Independent Living Solutions, we’ve been doing kitchen renovation work for more than 20 years and, unfortunately, ...
Follow These Tips to Make Your House Renovation Go Smoothly
We all know the harsh truths when it comes to a house renovation. It can be expensive, time consuming, difficult, and sometimes the source of despair and hardship. But it doesn’t have to be that way. If done properly, your home renovation project will not only achieve your goals of functionality and form, but add resale value and be a source of pride for years to come. At Independent Living Solutions, we have more than two ...
10 Mistakes to Avoid When Selecting a General Contractor
If you’re “all thumbs” when it comes to home improvements but dead-set on a dream renovation inside or outside your home, then a key to ensuring your project runs smoothly is choosing a general contractor with experience, expertise and a verified reputation for quality and professionalism. But dealing with contractors can sometimes be difficult, so here are 10 mistakes you should avoid making once your project is ready to go. 1. Don’t let a
10 Design Tips When Renovating a Bathroom
We spend a lot of time in the bathroom. So how much is “a lot?” Well, consider that if the average person lives to be 75, he or she could spend about a year and a half in a bathroom over the course of a lifetime. That’s 18 months – a huge chunk of time spent in front of a sink and mirror, in a shower, tub, or on a toilet. So why not make your own ...
Ontario’s seniors stay at home tax credit is well received by a Toronto construction company
Independent Living Solutions, a Toronto based general contractor company focused on providing home renovations for seniors and disabled individuals is excited to take part of the new Ontario home renovation tax credit that helps seniors make the home renovations they need to meet their changing needs so they can remain at home as they grow older. The new Ontario tax credit will be worth 15% of up to $10,000 in renovations per year (The maximum credit ...
Bathroom Remodeling advice
Whether you are remodeling your bathroom to increase the resell value of your house or just for your own pleasure, it is certainly a remodeling project worth your investment of time and money. However, embarking on a bathroom remodeling project can be a difficult task for any home owner and thus you must approach the bathroom remodeling project with thought and care and before you start a project like this, you need to be sure ...
Basic rules and ideas for barrier free bathroom design
The need for barrier free bathroom design has grown dramatically in the past decade as the population ages and especially because of the “baby boom” retiring has come. The need for barrier free bathroom design has not gone un-noticed and technology followed the trend providing products and services that were either too expensive or simply not available a decade ago. A barrier free bathroom is essentially a bathroom that is built without the typical barriers to accessibility ...
Why Basement Remodeling is Popular Among Modern Homes? Now days, home owners who are very practical in their approach and are looking for more ways to improve their homes. The homeowner’s purpose is either to get an extra living space or to increase the value of his or her home for a potential future sale. In either case, basement remodeling is usually one of the most obvious, easiest projects to look at and tackle. Several reasons why ...
Assisted Retirement Living
How Assisted Retirement Living Service is the Best Option for Seniors? Senior people living arrangements can be some of the hardest arrangements to design especially when it comes to assisted retirement living. Even if the seniors continue to be active they always require specific care. Nobody likes to give up their freedom and senior people like most of us have emotional attachments to their residence and do not want to leave their home. No two people are ...
Independent Living Solutions announces a new website focusing on home remodeling for assisted living
Independent Living Solutions announces a new website focusing on home remodeling for assisted living Independent Living Solutions a provider of home remodeling for assisted living is proud to announce the birth of a new website intended to improve the communication and service to the growing senior and assisted living community in the Toronto and GTA area. With the availability of home remodeling solutions and products it is getting much easier for seniors to go through a bathroom ...