home improvement

May 4, 2016

What can I except from my home renovation?

Reality TV is great; especially Home Renovation shows. In 30 minutes, minus the time for commercials, an army of workers comes marching through someone’s front door […]
January 13, 2016

Home Remodelling Trends for 2016 : The Edmonton edition

  The start of 2016 promises to be great for those looking to remodel their home. Whether you’re looking to refresh and revitalize your bathroom or […]
July 18, 2015

5 Renovations that can add value to your home

A home renovation is not only a way to add some comfort, convenience, and function to an older home, but it’s also a chance to bring […]
May 7, 2015

Be like Ashton Kutcher and Surprise your Mom this Mother’s Day with a home renovation.

Be like Ashton Kutcher and Surprise your Mom this Mother’s Day with a home renovation. Instead of the usual Mother’s Day card and flowers, why not […]
August 29, 2014

Renovations you should never do yourself

In an age where free do-it-yourself advice is either a few mouse clicks away, attending free workshops at your big box retailers, or just dropping in […]
July 11, 2014

Hammer and Nails – Edmonton’s Renovation Blog turned 2 today! We at Nord Alta Construction can’t believe it’s been 2 years of free renovation advice and […]
July 8, 2014

Products we like: Vinyl Flooring

Are you looking for a good option for flooring for your renovation project but are having a hard time deciding among the many options? Consider for […]
June 21, 2014

What kind of light bulbs should I be using in my home?

It happens to just about everyone. That light bulb over your kitchen table burns out and you have to go to store and pick up a […]
June 14, 2014

Should I reface my kitchen cabinets?

As the beginning of every renovation season starts to get underway, we, over at Nord Alta, start getting calls about kitchen remodels. Without fail, we always […]
May 31, 2014

Building a fire pit in your yard in Edmonton this summer? Here’s some info.

If you’re looking to build a fire pit in your backyard this summer, then you’re in luck. All the major home centers have small models that […]
May 24, 2014

Building a new deck this summer? Here are a few options.

With the May long weekend behind us, we can expect (hopefully) warmer weather and longer days. Deck building season begins and whether you hire a reputable […]
May 21, 2014

Should your contractor supply the products for your renovation project?

One question that often gets asked before starting a renovation project is: Who should supply the materials? The client or the contractor? Now, this usually doesn’t […]