Renovation companies

Renovating While Working Full-Time

Renovating While Working Full-Time Managing a renovation can be a full-time job. This is why a vast majority of homeowners doing renovations to their homes, choose to hire a general contractor to oversee and direct sub-trades, such as carpenters, plumbers, electricians, etc… Unfortunately, hiring a general contractor is not always an option, and it comes at a rather hefty price …

This condo at 518 Moberly Rd in Vancouver had the textured ceilings removed

The Lowdown on Textured Ceilings

If your home was built from about 1950 onwards, there’s a good chance you have textured ceilings, also known as popcorn ceilings or stippled ceilings. It’s even being used today in the countless highrises sprouting from the earth like fungi. You might think, wouldn’t they be able to sell the units for more money if the ceilings were smooth and actually …

Ceiling Finishes: Smooth Ceilings - Living room with smooth ceilings in Port Coquitlam

Ceiling Finishes

Your Own Personal Sistine Chapel Ceiling finishes are pretty much only limited to your imagination.  From Michelangelo-esque works of art to wallpaper to coffered ceilings, the one thing required before beginning is a flat surface. Popcorn ceiling texture gets in the way of most ceiling finishes. At RemoveCeilingTexture.com, we specialize in not only removing the texture, but more importantly, in …

Popcorn ceiling removal in dining room of Burnaby condo

Popcorn Ceiling Removal

You know the saying, popcorn doesn’t grow on trees? Oh, that’s not the saying? Well, it doesn’t grow on trees. And it shouldn’t grow on ceilings either. Popcorn ceilings is another term for textured ceilings. I guess they started calling it popcorn ceilings because warty ceilings just doesn’t have the same ring to it, does it?   *On a side note, …

We can work around things like fire sprinklers when removing ceiling texture.

Increase the Value of Your Home

Do you want to increase the value of your home? That’s kind of like asking someone if they like pancakes. No rational person answers no to that!  So unless you’re one of those weird, pancake-hating monsters people, here’s a simple way you can add some value to your home. (If you do hate pancakes, that’s okay. I’m sure your mother …

Ceiling refinishing using the same method used by plaster artisans

Ceiling Refinishing

Most fads of the 60s and 70s have pretty much disappeared. Except pet rocks. Like parrots and other long-living animals, pet rocks often outlived their owners, ending up abandoned in animal shelters. Anyway, for some unexplainable reason, popcorn ceilings, sometimes known as stippled ceilings, are also still hanging in there. What you may not know is that you can do …

This homeowner incorporated smooth ceilings and potlights into her interior design

Interior Design: All About Ceilings

Smooth is better: Update your ceilings by having them resurfaced   Interior design is the art of taking a space and making it functional and pleasing to the eye. Unfortunately, ceilings are an often overlooked piece of the interior design puzzle.  This is such a shame because the surface area is so large that any change will make a big …

Ceiling renovations in the entrance of a condo at 1010 Burnaby St, Vancouver

Renovations: A Quick Makeover Before the Holidays

Not to alarm you, but…Christmas is right around the corner!! How does the song go…Deck the halls (and smooth ceilings) with boughs of holly? While renovations may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of holiday preparations, it’s a good idea to plan ahead a little. Fall is the perfect time of year for renovations, …

After removing walls, ceiling repairs will need to be done, as you can see at this condo at 1331 Homer Street

Removing Walls–Ceiling Repair

Renovations such as moving or removing walls can greatly improve your home’s layout. Not to mention the therapy demolition can provide!   *Sidenote:  Make sure there’s no plumbing before you go swinging the sledgehammer! Removing walls also provides the perfect opportunity for ceiling texture removal. Once a wall is removed, there will be a section of ceiling that is missing the popcorn …