Column And Joist

Formerly Better Built Renovations Inc.
Basement Renovation
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9.3 10 (12 reviews)

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Jay-ss15
Jay-ss15
1 review Markham, ON
8/10

Main and 2nd Floor Renovation

I hired Better Built Reno to overhaul 2 floors of my house (install hardwood, baseboard, new bathroom vanities, wall paint, paint stairs, new closet doors). Evan and his team were responsive all the way. They were very transparent with their quote and timelines to complete the project. Minor setbacks were addressed quickly and communication was constant. The end result was a completed project that was on-budget and on time. Due to the high quality of work I would recommend Better Built Reno to any of my friends.

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Thanks Jay it was a pleasure working on you project.

ambrosewhwong
ambrosewhwong
1 review Ajax, ON
9/10

Kitchen, washroom, basement

We had our main floor completely opened up and we custom built a kitchen which turned out very well. We also finished the basement which has became our kids play room also done perfectly to our plan. At the end we added to redo our washroom, there was a few problems with it but it was clearly communicated and fixed. We loved the job that was done, it did take longer than expected as for all renovations usually do. Overall, the job was very well done and we appreciate the professionalism of better built to keep us informed every step of the way and made us love our house even more. Thank you!

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You had a great vision for your home and we where grateful to have the opportunity to work with you and your wife.

don.banh
don.banh
1 review Toronto, ON
8/10

Washroom update and general touch up.

Quick and effecient. Everything was installed in a professional manner. Painting of hallway and rooms matched quite well. A pleasure working with BB Renovations

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Thanks Don for the great review

Tak in Toronto
Tak in Toronto
2 reviews Toronto, ON
8/10

1950's Bungalow Renovation

My wife and I first noticed the quality of Better Built Renovations' work while house hunting and seeing one of the properties they renovated. This made an impression, and when we purchased our home we decided to go with BBR after consulting numerous other contractors thanks to Evan's friendly, easy going professionalism.

We wanted to update our 50's era bungalow to a modern living space which included removal of a load bearing wall for an open concept space. This was our first major renovation project and Evan, Howard, and the BBR team happily answered all of our questions and addressed our concerns. They worked with us in selecting our own materials and finishes and bringing our vision of home to life. They also worked with us to ensure the project would fit within our budget. Although there were delays in the timeline of the project, Evan kept in constant communication with us to keep us apprised of the status of the work. When Evan was unavailable he ensured that another member of the team would be in touch.

Evan and his team took full ownership of their work, correcting mistakes without complaint and ensuring that everything met both his and our standards. Overall, we are very pleased with the work that BBR has done and would look to them again for future projects.

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Thanks for the great review. We enjoyed working with you both on this project.

Les
Les
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Home Remodel

We bought townhouse that was built in the late 70s. It was missing the modern convenience of a HVAC system and natural gas, and the overall condition was in need of major renovations. We got the home at a hysterically good price and knew that any kind of money spent on improving the home would still keep us ahead of the market.

Our project had two main goals: remove a couple structural walls to modernize an old space, and install a HVAC system.

I found BBR online and asked Evan to come by and take a look at the place. Our meeting lasted more than an hour as we walked through the house and told him above the big overall picture. I was impressed with Evan's honesty and his knowledge. He spoke in detail about what we could do to remove the structural walls and I felt assured that he knew what was needed to be done to ensure the home was structurally sound during and after the process.

Needless to say, we went with BBR.

Evan and his team of sub-contractors came in, removed structural walls, installed a new HVAC system, replaced all the electrical wiring in the house and upgraded the fuse panel to a breaker panel, re-routed plumbing, installed hardwood floors, and installed recessed lighting.

All in all, we couldn't be more pleased with the results.

The process took longer than expected but there was a lot of work to be done. The current iteration of the home is as good as it'll get. We still have several more projects to do including a full kitchen remodel which we're planning to bring BBR back in to help.

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Thanks for the fantastic review. Hope we can work together in the future.

Sofien
Sofien
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

New concrete stairs

Creating a separate entrance to a basement appartement at a very competitive price and amazing timing.
Crew was very Efficient and quick
Project manager, Evan, was very knowledgeable and very accommodating.

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Thanks Sofien, it was a pleasure working with you.

KP
KP
2 reviews Markham, ON
10/10

Electrical panel, pot lights, vanity lights

I had a great experience working with Evan and crew. Very responsive. Very professional. Was very happy with the final result. He stuck to the budget I had and came through on everything I wanted. Already working on a couple other projects with him.

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We look forward to working with you in the future.

Shaffiel
Shaffiel
1 review Scarborough, ON
9/10

Kitchen and fireplace

They RENO my kitchen and fire place
I would definitely use them again if I need to

1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
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Thank you for your review, it was a pleasure working with you.

fatima.mohamed
fatima.mohamed
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Whole House Renovation

My parents renovated the entire main and second floor of their 30 year old home. Better Built and their team did a fantastic job! They are very knowledgeable, professional and highly efficient. Our friends and family who've visited since the reno love the home and have asked to be referred to this contractor as well. We can't say enough great things about them and will definitely be recommending them in the future.

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Working with you and your family was a great experience. You always made us feel welcome and we truly felt like part of the family by the time we completed your renovation. Call us anytime.

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Column and Joist is a leading home renovations company based out of Toronto. We pride ourselves on creating quality, lifelong projects to perfectly suit our client’s needs. From a small bathroom renovation to a complete tear down and rebuild, our transparent Better Built process leads you through the project and ...
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