Find Your Home Service Professional

The place to find quality home contractors, inspirational articles, photos, tips and real customer reviews.
If you’re a grill master, backyard bartender, deck dweller, hot tub enthusiast, or an all-around fan of outdoor living, then this weekend was made just for you! That’s because the inaugural Backyard Living Expo started today, and will run until Sunday, at the International Centre in Mississauga. Read More
(This is the conclusion of a two-part series on Active House, a Scandinavian-style home design that strives to provide industry-leading comfort, energy efficiency and environmental conservation. )  Read More
Extreme hobby rooms
If the home is your castle, then why not give yourself the royal treatment, by indulging in a renovation project that gives you absolute joy? Today, we’re getting personal, by exploring extreme hobby rooms. These rooms aren’t just for the wealthy! If you’re a homeowner and you have an unfinished basement or a spare room, you can transform that space into an oasis dedicated to fun and relaxation.
Read More
Darla Grant-Braid

Is your home carrying an extra 40 pounds?
Did you know that over 40 lbs of dust materializes in our homes over a year? Learning more about dust and dust mites can make you feel icky but consider reading more to learn about dust and dust mites and how to minimize their existence.
Read More
Devon Gleed

FAQs about Steel Roofs
Many of us live in neighbourhoods where asphalt shingles cover almost every rooftop but steel roofs are quickly becoming increasingly popular. Are you unfamiliar with this type of roof? spoke with General Manager of New Steel Roofers, Max Guerra, to learn more about this durable roofing option.
Read More
Devon Gleed

6 Insider tips for smart renovation budgeting
During the recent “GTA Home and Reno Show” we sat in on a trade presentation for home renovation professionals. While much of what was presented was specifically intended for individuals working in the home improvement industry, we were able to take away some vital insider tips on smart home renovation budgeting. So of course, we are going to pass those tips along to you!
Read More
Darla Grant-Braid

How to choose a statement wall mirror
In addition to serving a more utilitarian purpose in the bathroom or in a bedroom, mirrors can also add a lot of character to other rooms in the house. This is where a good statement wall mirror can really shine. A statement wall mirror offers far more than just a reflective surface, but rather serves as art and also helps to make your space seem bigger. Here are a few details to consider when shopping for a wall mirror that will not only reflect your face, but your interior decorating style as well.
Read More
Darla Grant-Braid

Function meets style in the kitchen
Celebrity designer Jo Alcorn discusses practical, yet stylish kitchen design tips. The kitchen is the heart of the home so it’s a bonus when you can have an open concept to more living zones. This once multiple room traditional home in the east end of Toronto has now become a functioning family living space.
Read More

Avoid a poor renovation experience
Each year millions of Canadians plan to undergo home renovation projects. They either tackle the project themselves or hire a professional to get the job done properly. Whether you’re painting a bedroom or completely redoing your kitchen, you can hire help or do it yourself.
Read More
Devon Gleed

Featured Pro: Howire Electric-All Inc. is beginning a new series of profile articles to shine a light on some of the highly-skilled and hardworking home improvement service providers that can be found in our listings. To kick things off, we are excited to feature award-winning, GTA-based electricians –Hotwire Electric-All.
Read More
Darla Grant-Braid

Your Spring HVAC Checklist
I know it may be difficult to fathom right now with temperature hovering around 0, but February is a short month and March is literally right around the corner. What does this mean homeowners? Well, it means that it is legitimately time to start to thinking about warmer weather and all of the spring maintenance requirements that come with it.
Read More
Andy DeSantis RD MPH

Smart lighting: a brilliant next step in home automation
A look at why smart lighting may be your next step in home automation. The number of Canadian households equipped with a smart home device has grown considerably. In fact, a recent study by market research and consultation specialists Parks Associates has concluded that smart device adoption by Canadian households (equipped with broadband internet) has more than double over the past year. With a 5% adoption rate in 2015 skyrocketing to an 11% adoption rate in 2016, it’s clear that Canadians are beginning to enjoy the idea of a connected home.
Read More
Darla Grant-Braid

over 1 million listings on eieihome
Join Now
Access local home improvement pros and get news, tips and inspiration.

review a pro on eieihome
Review a Pro
Share your experiences, good or bad, with other home owners.

join us on eieihome
Are you a Pro?
Create your free business listing and have customers contact you about their next project.

Latest Reviews

George Kent Home Improvements - Insulation Division
I had new windows and doors put in last summer (2016). I am extremely happy with the product I received. The Installer and sales man were pleasures to .....
Elite Renovators
We had a load bering wall that was request to do our kitchen enlargement we interviewed several contractors who had told us we could not have .....
The Davey Tree Expert Company
Great Work by the guys from Davey Tree. The price was fair and from start to finish I was very impressed by there professional demeanor, care .....
Write A Review