Renovation Surprises – One of the many reasons you want to hire a professional

There can always be something unexpected beneath the floor or in the walls. Nevertheless renovation surprises are no problem for the best renovators. A renovation can always come with an unexpected surprise or challenge. These renovation surprises could potentially make or break a project or your budget. Providing you’ve hired an experienced professional renovator, you can …

In-floor heat & the importance of a qualified installer

Keep your feet warm this winter with in-floor heat in your bathroom Installing a tile floor that will last a lifetime requires extensive knowledge of product and installation techniques. Installing a heat system under a tile floor requires even more expertise. Be wary of renovation contractors that are not trained and certified to be installing …

2017 Winnipeg Home Renovation Show

  Hammerdown was really proud to participate in our first home show at the Winnipeg Convention Centre this past January. We got to catch up with a lot of former clients who came to visit us, and we got to meet many future clients and share with them what Hammerdown is all about. Picking a contractor …

2017 Renovation of the Year Gold Award Winners

Gold Award Winners Again! We are proud to announce that Hammerdown has taken home not one, but two more, Gold Renovation Awards. Two of our projects were entered in the Manitoba Home Builders’ Association Renovation of the Year competition. Both of these projects received the gold award. Our accessible living project won the gold award in …

Quartz: A Great Kitchen Design Idea

Never before have there been so many options for consumers when designing and renovating their kitchen. One of the decisions that can seem overwhelming with options is the material for the countertop. Many options exist in a range of artificial and natural materials. When planning a modern kitchen, one of our go to materials for …

Who’s Who Renovations Winter 2016

Hammerdown was happy to be featured in the winter issue of the Winnipeg Free Press publication Who’s Who Renovations, a magazine showcasing Winnipeg’s leading professionals and visionaries in the renovation field. Building with Integrity By: Jennifer McFee At Hammerdown Inc., integrity and quality are built right into every project. And those key principles provide a …

Home Renovations That Will Give You The Best Return on Investment

If you are planning to do a large renovation on your home, you want to ensure that your investment has a positive rate of return. Whether you are re-modelling with the intention of selling, or you are turning your house into your dream home, you want to have your investment create as much equity in …

Barrier Free Showers, A Modern Bathroom Design

Barrier Free Showers Open and inviting, barrier free showers are the future of bathrooms. With their elegant and practical design, barrier free showers offer both accessibility for those with mobility issues, and a level of sophistication for those wanting a modern bathroom design. Through the use of a Schluter waterproofing shower system and a huge …

Consumer’s Choice Award For Kitchen Design and Gold Award For Basement Renovation

It was a proud night for the Hammerdown Team, when for the second year in a row, we took home a Gold award at the annual Manitoba Home Builder’s Association’s RenoMark awards ceremony. Our basement renovation completed on a small Winnipeg bungalow wowed judges with it’s effective use of limited space, modern finishings, and creative …