By Francie Healy With characteristic grace, Herb Lagois of Lagois Design-Build-Renovate calls his...Read More
Preliminary round voting has started in the renovations and design categories for the Ottawa Citizen People’s Choice Award in the Greater Ottawa Home Builders’ Association (GOHBA) Housing Design awards. There are...Read More
GOHBA Housing Design Awards: Renovator RND’s Roy Nandrom wins two prestige awards as glory shared with many others at gala evening combining surprise and diversity
The annual Greater Ottawa Home Builders Association (GOHBA) Housing Design Awards combined...Read More
Amsted-Design Build has received a national Canadian Home Builders Association (CHBA) Award for...Read More
The National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) Ottawa chapter celebrated success at the sixth...Read More
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The National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) has announced that Gaylord Hardwood Flooring, based...Read More
How to find a renovator
What is RenoMark™?
RenoMark™ renovators are held to the highest industry standards. They have to do the big things – carry $2 million liability insurance and enforce strict workplace safety – and the smaller things that give you comfort: pledge to call you back within two business days, for instance.
RenoMark™ renovators must pay a fee to be certified. They must also follow detailed guidelines. In addition to insurance, safety and courtesy, they must:
• Give you a detailed written contract for all jobs, big or small
• Provide a minimum two-year warranty on all work except minor repair
• Carry the proper licences and permits
• Keep their worksite organized and safe
• In the Ottawa area, be a member in good standing of the Greater Ottawa Home Builders’ Association (GOHBA) and abide by the GOHBA Code of Ethics.
• Stay current, through consistent and continuing education, in their professional knowledge of building codes, permit procedures and technical skills.