Renovation Experts / Basement Experts

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208-10212 Yonge Street Richmond Hill ON L4C 3B6
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clarke1999
clarke1999
1 review Aurora, ON
10/10

Large-Scale Home Renovation

We recently did a large-scale home renovation with Renovation Experts. The scope of work was very large: finished basement; over haul of main floor including movement of walls, removal of popcorn ceilings, installation of pot-lights, and installation of a brand new kitchen; new upstairs bathroom; hardwood flooring and painting throughout the house. During this renovation, we chose to live in our home. We found Stan and his team to very considerate of our comfort by keeping the work space safe and tidy, and by planning the work to minimize disruption.

As for quality of work, we are extremely pleased. Stan has hired a team of contractors that clearly have a tremendous amount of pride in their work. The workmanship is excellent, and there was no concern with correcting things that were not exactly to our liking. Everybody who came to work at our home seemed very focused on our happiness and on producing a great end result.

Lastly, I would be remiss if I did not comment on Stan Boigon, the owner of Renovation Experts. Stan managed the project according to budget and time. He was very patient with our questions, and given his breadth of experience, was able to assist us with finalizing our choices along the way. Stan was also very accessible, and prompt with returning calls and emails.

Overall, this renovation was a very positive experience for our family. We interviewed many companies before offering the work to Renovation Experts. We entered into the project feeling apprehensive as we had heard many horror stories from friends who had experienced difficulties with contractors. These fears quickly subsided when it became apparent how professional the company was. We feel extremely fortunate that we chose Renovation Experts.

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This whole house renovation came out beautifully. It's very satisfying to hear how happy the clients are with our work, the team, the process and the final result!
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J H.
J H.
10 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Kitchen and sun room addition, new kitchen cabinetry, up date powder room and two full bathrooms, remove all wood paneling in the basement, family room and one bedroom and install insulation plus dry wall and new hardwood floors throughout the house.

Stan Boigon of Renovation Experts project managed our project. Like all projects of this size there were a few tense moments. However Stan worked with us and we managed to work our way through to the next milestone. Stan was very helpful in guiding us through many choices we had to make with regards to flooring, tiles, paint selection etc. We are very happy with our renovated house and are enjoying it. All our friends love our house.

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It was a pleasure working with these clients and I'm happy that our team was able to meet, and in many of the new spaces exceed, the homeowners' expectations!

Chi in Markham
Chi in Markham
3 reviews RICHMOND HILL, ON
8/10

Basement Renovation

We met with 6 basement contractors before deciding upon Stan and Basement Experts because of his personable nature and his ability to understand our vision for our basement renovation. He took our design ideas and offered suggestions, many of which we wouldn't have thought of ourselves. Basement Experts also offers a 2-year warranty, so they were able to address a couple of issues like squeaky floor panels.

Our basement was completed in October of last year, and 10 months later, we are happy to report that we still love it! Guests always compliment us on the quality and professional appearance. Materials were top notch, and we were especially happy Stan was able to raise most of the vents to achieve a higher ceiling for our basement. During construction, the crew was nice to communicate with and clean-up at the end of the day was great.

Having said all that, we were quite stressed toward the end of the project. We were expecting a child, and while the bulk of the work was completed several weeks later than expected, there were lingering issues (electrical inspections) that pushed the final completion date. Luckily, everything was done a week before baby arrived!

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A great basement renovation; we enjoyed working with you both to achieve your vision for your new basement spaces. Unforeseen issues can sometimes arise during renovations unfortunately, but our goal is to make sure our clients are completely satisfied at the end of their project. We are so glad you are enjoying your lovely new basement with your newest bundle of joy!

Krista/Warren
Krista/Warren
1 review Aurora, ON
10/10

Basement

Full basement Reno with 1/2 bath and built in shelving unit. Ducting was moved and closet was added last minute with a problem. The guys did fabulous work we couldn't have been more pleased with how it turned out. We have had some small issues but they were taken care of right away. Highly recommend Stan and his crew!

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Thank you! A great basement renovation - we really enjoyed completing this project with you! Sometimes unforeseen things can pop-up in (or after) a renovation, however our goal is client satisfaction, and we will take whatever action required to achieve that goal. We hope you enjoy your new basement spaces for many years to come, Krista!

Nicholas Ferrar from Vaughan
Nicholas Ferrar from Vaughan
1 review Vaughan, ON
10/10

Basement Renovation

We used Basement Experts for our basement renovation from start to finish in 2013. We had a very tight timeline as we were expecting our second child very soon, and the company worked really hard to be finished by the time we needed them to be done. Stan was very friendly and had plenty of suggestions for us to make the most of our space, and Ed and all the crew worked very hard and provided great quality work. Would definitely use them for any future work we might do on our house.

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This was a great basement project, and the Basement Experts crew had a wonderful time working with you both to have everything ready before your little one was scheduled to arrive. We are always happy to provide experienced suggestions and practical advice to help achieve the vision our Clients have of their living spaces. We are so glad you are enjoying your new basement, and we look forward to working with you both again in the future!

Carol Kroft & Steve Zarnett from Toronto
Carol Kroft & Steve Zarnett from Toronto
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

kitchen renovation

We are extremely pleased with our kitchen renovation. Stan was very friendly and professional. His price was competitive with other quotes we received All the individual workmen that he used were excellent at their craft. We would highly recommend him and would gladly use him again on any future pojects

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A wonderful kitchen project, and we enjoyed working with you both to create a functional and beautiful kitchen for your home. Most of our technicians and tradesmen have worked with us for many years, and we take pride in their skill and professionalism that provides our clients with the peace of mind we aim to deliver.

bryan larocque from Richmond Hill
bryan larocque from Richmond Hill
2 reviews Richmond Hill, ON

First Review

10/10

addition to basement and upstairs bedroom

got my cool man cave downstairs and a great new bedroom with bathroom upstairs. also got waterproofing on rest of foundation at rear of house.thanks, stan and crew,BJ. RICHMOND HILL !

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We are so glad you are enjoying your spaces, Bryan. It was a great project, and we hope you enjoy that cool man cave for years to come!

Daryl & Penny Dooks from Richmond Hill
Daryl & Penny Dooks from Richmond Hill
1 review Richmond Hill, ON
9/10

kitchen renovation

We were very impressed with Stan from our first meeting. He had great suggestions and advice and took time to talk with us. Our dream kitchen turned out even better than we had hoped, and was on budget. There was a delay of a few weeks waiting for materials. However we were pleased with Stan and would certainly use his services again. We can highly recommend him.

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This was a great kitchen; luckily, unforeseen materials delays aren't common, however when they do happen, we work to ensure that delays are kept as least-disruptive as possible. Our primary focus is client satisfaction, and exceeding expectations - creating a space that brings complete satisfaction to our clients. We couldn't be happier that you are loving your new kitchen.

Michael from Toronto
Michael from Toronto
3 reviews East York, ON

First Review

10/10

Kitchen, Floors, Trim, HVAC Renovation; Taking Down a Wall

Stan and his crew were a pleasure to deal with. The project was pretty much on-budget, despite the inevitable surprises we found when the work began in earnest (we have an older home in the City). Stan was receptive to making changes to work along the way and we definitely got the impression that our happiness was his top concern. I would wholeheartedly recommend him to others and would use him again myself in the future.

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While we aim to ensure there are no surprise costs or additional work with our thorough estimate interviews and detailed quotes, sometimes issues can't be realized until the work has begun; this is especially true in older homes. Our goal is to work through any problematic situations with our clients and experienced technicians to create the least amount of budget and schedule disruption possible. We are very pleased with this successful project, and that you are happy with your new spaces.

Lyndsay Baird from Aurora
Lyndsay Baird from Aurora
2 reviews Aurora, ON
9/10

Basement Renovation

Stan and his crew did a great job finishing our basement and we are very happy with the final results. Stan is friendly, honest, reliable, patient, and accessible. His crew is a great group of individuals who we found to be trustworthy, hard working, and pleasant to deal with.
When searching for a contractor, Basement Experts was not the cheapest bid, however Stan impressed us by the time he took to educate us on construction options/finishes and we were also impressed by the level of detail in his written contract. As business professionals, my husband and I were rarely able to be home during the weekdays and we appreciated Stan’s flexibility to meet with us on evenings and weekends.
The renovation itself went smoothly, with the occasional bump or misunderstanding that Stan was able to address and resolve in a timely manner. Any delay that was encountered was offset by the crew working weekends and we ultimately finished the reno just outside of our 5 week timeline. If I was to offer any constructive criticism, it would be that our expectations could have been managed better from the onset of the renovation and communication could definitely be improved between Stan, his Project Manager Edward, and the crew. That said, all communication issues were eventually resolved and in the end we got exactly what we asked for, for the price we had agreed on, within the timeline we expected.
We would definitely recommend Stan Boigon and his crew to our friends and family. We will keep them in mind for future renovations!

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We are always striving to improve all areas of our process, and we incorporate solutions from every project, learning from individual situations. Communication is our #1 system priority, to which we are committed to a high level of efficiency. We are very glad you were pleased with the project, and would recommend us - many of our projects come from client referrals.

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More about Renovation Experts / Basement Experts

We offer complete home renovation service: basement renovation, bathroom renovation, kitchen planning and remodeling; our service is offered all over the GTA. We work with commercial and residential clients.

We have over 20 team members working to the highest standards.

As experts in their field they each bring over 10 years of experience.

Our plumbing, electrical and HVAC trades are all fully licensed.

We are fully insured and provide warranties on all our work.

Detailed written quotations are provided on all our projects.

We are proud to provide references for our work and our testimonials highlight the complete satisfaction our customers have received through working with Renovation Experts.

CATEGORIES
Home Additions and Kitchen Planning & Renovation
PRODUCTS
Kitchen Cabinets Counter Tops
SERVICES
* Basement Finishing * Basement Bars * Basement Kitchens * Home Theatres * Basement Spas and Bathrooms * Basement Fireplaces * Basement Staircases * Basement Walkouts * Basement Gyms * Bedroom and offices * Design and consultation * Complete kitchen and bathroom remodelling * Custom cabinetry * Granite & marble counter tops * Flooring and tile removal & installation * Custom trim work, doors, baseboards, crown moulding * Opening of doorways & interior walls * Electrical & Plumbing relocations * Pot lights * Heated floors * Interior & exterior painting * Demolition & removal of material eg. flooring, cabinetry, etc. * Fireplace removal & renovations/updating * Opening up walls * Tile & hardwood flooring installation * Kitchen counter - Granite supply & installation * Spot lights installation & patching & re- finishing * Outside entrances * Crown moulding & trim work, * Design & consultation * Plans and permits * Project Management & consultation * Knob & Tube wiring removal & re- wiring * Insurance work restoration * Mould remediation * Additions * Complete custom home building * Commercial: After Hours & weekend remodeling work. * Interlocking & stone work
BRANDS
Basement Experts, Renovation Experts, Addition Experts
STYLES
Modern, Contemporary
SPECIALITIES
Kitchen Design & Remodeling Home Additions Basement Lowering General Home Renovations Special Renovations Custom Home Building Interior Design Entertainment Walls
WEBSITE
http://www.renoexperts.ca
YEAR ESTABLISHED
2000
PAYMENT METHOD
Cheque
LICENSES
Metro Toronto Renovator Licence # T85-4428423
MEMBERSHIPS
Renomark, BILD, BBB, CFIB,
LIABILITY INSURANCE
Yes
WORKERS COMPENSATION
Yes
WRITTEN CONTRACT
Yes
WARRANTY TERMS
2 Years on all materials and labour
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