When you decide to renovate your home, it’s always good to have a few ideas at hand before phoning a contractor. While contractors have the skill and know-how to help you complete your dream projects, it certainly helps if you know exactly what you’d like to have done.

Thank goodness for the internet! These websites will help you with ideas and inspiration for your next home improvement project.


Covering every section of your home, including the garden, Remodelista has tips, and design and renovation inspiration that will blow your mind.

This Old House

Tips, ideas and how-to instructions are just the tip of the iceberg as far as this website is concerned. It is comprehensive and current.


Stories, discussion, inspiration and ideas are aplenty on Houzz. This website covers information ranging from the smallest to the biggest home improvements. If you don’t find what you’re looking for here, you’ll have a hard time finding it anywhere else.

HGTV Remodels

This website has ideas a wide range of ideas and tips relating to remodelling you home, but that is certainly not all. It is also a practical tool to figure out which projects you can do yourself, and which ones will require the services of a professional.

Retro Renovation

If you’re a fan of retro, you’ll love this site. Who says you have to remodel to make it look more modern, anyway?

Once you’ve decided on the renovations you’d like to do, give Old School Handyman a call to assist you with all your remodelling, renovation and expansion projects.