home improvement

July 30, 2012

D-D-I-Y    Don’t Do It Yourself  How not to install wall tile I found this display at a local big box retailer. Although the tile design […]
August 31, 2012

The Demolition Man

Men, you have a problem. A serious problem. I’m a project coordinator for a renovation company and your wife wants her kitchen remodelled. She calls me […]
September 5, 2012

Does your contractor know what he’s talking about? Although no one in the renovation business knows everything there is to know about renovations, Robert and I […]
September 19, 2012

Taking the Unwanted Surprises out of your Renovation.

“Surprise!” Normally, people like surprises. In renovations, however, hearing that word is almost always leads to stress and unhappiness. Why? Because it’s usually followed by bad […]
October 2, 2012

Why should I hire a general contractor for my Home Renovation?

Congratulations. You’ve decided to go ahead with you home renovation project. With that big decision out of the way, you’re now faced with another one. Should […]
October 10, 2012

Hammer & Nails at the Delton Cabinet Innovation Showcase Robert and I got the chance to tour the shop floor of Delton Cabinets on September 21, […]
November 7, 2012

Breaking Down the Barriers – Myths about accessibility renovations Barrier Free Remodelling, Universal Home Design, Aging in Place Renovations. If you are considering doing any renovations […]
November 9, 2012

Renovating for Accessibility On our last blog post, we looked at some of the myths of accessibility renovations. If I’ve convinced you that you should incorporate […]
November 22, 2012

Another Beautiful Kitchen Here are some before and after shots of a kitchen we finished a couple of weeks ago.  The new cabinet layout combined with […]
November 27, 2012

How to choose a contractor We’ve all heard that if a contractor pulls up in an old VW Bug with a step ladder strapped to the […]
December 5, 2012

Accessibility is in the Eye of the Beholder: A Case Study of Major Mark Campbell Sometimes, planning a project for accessibility requires more than just following […]
January 9, 2013

Experience Countertops

Happy New Year everyone! Hammer & Nails would like to start 2013 off with an article about countertops written by our good friend Aaron Woods, sales […]