How It Works2024-02-15T14:30:08+00:00

How It Works

Launch your Home’s Transformation with our Easy, No Stress Process

The Renovation Process

Request A Quote

Ready to transform your basement? Reach out for a FREE ESTIMATE! The first step to kickstarting your project is reaching out to us. When you do, you’ll connect with a dedicated client service advisor, and we’ll provide you with a complimentary in-home estimate.

Share your project aspirations with us. Receive a tailored scope of work along with transparent pricing details. Let’s bring your basement dreams to life together!

Seal the Deal with Your Contract

When you’re all set, it’s time to sign your contract! This crucial step involves carefully reviewing your quote to ensure all discussed details are accurately reflected. Additionally, you’ll need to provide a deposit to secure your spot on our calendar.

Discover Realistic Project Timelines. We prioritize your schedule, and our streamlined renovation process guarantees timely completion. You can count on us to deliver within the agreed-upon deadline.

Design and Layout Session

Map Out Your Construction Plan! A team member will meet with you to create detailed architectural drawings for submission to the city for your Building Permit.

Solidify Your Design. With expert guidance, you’ll bring your dream basement to life. During this phase, you’ll have the opportunity to discuss additional ideas with our interior designer to confirm your design choices!

Project Kickoff

Scheduling Phase. Once the construction drawings and specifications are finalized, the assigned project manager will furnish our clients with a comprehensive project schedule.

Material Delivery Arrangements. Following the establishment of dates, essential materials will be delivered. We request a designated area, such as your garage, for material drop-off.

Commencement of Demolition. If needed, we’ll initiate necessary demolition work to clear the space for the upcoming construction, ensuring a clean slate for your project.

Project Updates

Stay in the loop. Receive regular updates from your Project Manager regarding your project and about any decisions needed to be made.

Open Communication Channels. Your Project Manager remains accessible to address any questions, concerns, or feedback you may have throughout the project. We encourage open communication to ensure that your vision is realized and your expectations are met.

Flexibility. We understand that circumstances may change during the course of the project, and we remain flexible to accommodate any adjustments or modifications you may require.

Substantial Completion

Your project has reached a significant milestone – Substantial Completion. At this stage, all electrical work is finished, and all plumbing fixtures are fully installed.

Final Payment Procedure. With substantial completion achieved, it’s time for the final payment. We kindly request that you settle the remaining balance at this stage.

Warranty Assurance. Following the receipt of your final payment, we’ll promptly furnish you with warranty documents, ensuring peace of mind for our valued clients.

Deficiency Assessment

Detailed Evaluation. Upon reaching substantial completion of your renovation project, our team conducts a comprehensive assessment of the entire space.

Resolution Plan. Our team develops a comprehensive plan to address each deficiency on the list. This plan includes specific actions to be taken, timelines for resolution, and assignments of responsibility to ensure accountability for completing the necessary work.

Final Touch Ups

Addressing Deficiencies. Based on the deficiency list compiled during the substantial completion stage, our team systematically addresses each item to ensure complete satisfaction.

Final Walk-through. Once the touch-up work is complete, we conduct a final walk-through with you to ensure that every aspect of the renovation meets your expectations.

Client Approval. Your approval is paramount to us. We won’t consider the project finished until you are fully satisfied with the results.

Why Home Owners Choose Atlas Renovations

As experts in home renovations in Toronto, we understand that the renovation journey can be daunting. At Atlas Renovations, we provide a comprehensive step-by-step approach to transform your home. Whether you prefer a virtual or in-person estimate, our services encompass interior design and material selection. Our dedicated team of design consultants, project managers, and skilled contractors will work tirelessly to ensure a seamless renovation experience for your entire home.


Experience renovations with an unparalleled commitment to service excellence at Atlas Renovations, where our dedicated team prioritizes every detail to ensure your vision is not only realized but exceeded.


At Atlas Renovations, we uphold the highest standards of quality by exclusively utilizing the finest materials available, guaranteeing long-lasting and stunning results for your project.


Our unyielding passion for our craft fuels our commitment to not only delivering exceptional results but also fostering meaningful and enduring relationships with our clients.


With a wealth of expertise accumulated over the span of more than 15 years, you can trust us to deliver unmatched quality and precision in every project, making us your premier choice for home transformations.

The Atlas Renovations Promise

Typical Renovation Experience
  • Issues with management

  • Lack of transparency in pricing

  • Burden of handling all materials

  • Limited or absent design assistance

  • Unsatisfactory labor practices

Atlas Renovations Experience
  • End-to-end customer support

  • Clear and transparent proposal

  • Easy delivery of materials

  • Expert design guidance

  • Reliable and reputable contractors

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a permit to renovate my basement?2024-02-13T12:29:08+00:00

The specific requirements for permits can vary depending on your location and the extent of the renovations, so it’s best to check with your local building department to ensure compliance with all regulations.

What are some common issues to look out for when renovating a basement?2024-02-13T12:28:13+00:00

Some common issues that can arise during basement renovations include water damage, mold, poor insulation, and uneven floors. It’s important to address these issues before beginning renovations to ensure a successful outcome.

Why should I consider renovating my basement?2024-02-13T12:27:45+00:00

Renovating your basement can significantly increase the usable space in your home, adding extra living areas, bedrooms, recreational spaces, or even a rental unit. It can also increase the overall value of your property.

What are some common pitfalls to avoid during a bathroom renovation?2024-02-13T12:27:23+00:00

Common pitfalls include underestimating costs, not factoring in enough time for the project, starting work without proper permits, and overlooking important details like ventilation or waterproofing. It’s also essential to hire reputable contractors and to communicate clearly throughout the renovation process to ensure your vision is realized.

What should I do to prepare for a bathroom renovation?2024-02-13T12:25:48+00:00

Before starting a bathroom renovation, clear out the space and remove any personal belongings. Make sure to communicate your design preferences and any specific requirements with us upfront. Consider creating a temporary bathroom setup elsewhere in your home to minimize disruptions during the renovation process.

What factors should I consider before starting a bathroom renovation?2024-02-13T12:24:53+00:00

Before diving into a bathroom renovation, consider your budget, desired design style, functionality needs, and the scope of the project.

What steps should I take to plan a successful kitchen renovation?2024-02-13T12:22:32+00:00

Planning a successful kitchen renovation involves several steps, including setting a budget, determining your needs and priorities, researching design ideas, hiring reputable contractors or professionals, obtaining necessary permits, and creating a detailed timeline for the project. It’s also essential to factor in contingencies for unexpected issues that may arise during the renovation process.

How can I save money on a kitchen renovation without sacrificing quality?2024-02-13T12:22:01+00:00

To save money on a kitchen renovation, consider options such as keeping the existing layout, refacing or painting cabinets instead of replacing them, choosing mid-range materials instead of high-end ones, and shopping for discounts or sales on fixtures and appliances. Additionally, completing some tasks yourself, such as painting or demolition, can help reduce labor costs.

How long does a kitchen renovation typically take?2024-02-13T12:21:32+00:00

The timeline for a kitchen renovation depends on the scope of the project. A minor renovation, such as updating cabinets and countertops, might take a few weeks to a month. A major renovation involving structural changes or layout redesigns could take several months to complete.

Will a full home renovation increase my property value?2024-02-12T15:14:00+00:00

Generally, yes. A well-executed renovation that enhances both aesthetics and functionality can significantly increase your home’s resale value. However, it’s essential to consider market trends and the preferences of potential buyers in your area.

How can I minimize stress during a full home renovation?2024-02-12T15:13:37+00:00

Planning ahead, maintaining open communication with your contractor, and being flexible with your timeline can all help reduce stress during the renovation process.

What should I consider when hiring a contractor for a full home renovation?2024-02-12T15:12:57+00:00

Look for licensed, insured contractors with experience in full home renovations, and be sure to check references and reviews before making a decision.

Is it better to renovate all at once or room by room?2024-02-12T15:12:23+00:00

This depends on your timeline, budget, and lifestyle. Renovating all at once can be more disruptive but may ultimately be more cost-effective.

How do I budget for a full home remodelling?2024-02-12T15:11:58+00:00

Start by prioritizing your needs and wants, then research costs for materials and labor in your area to create a realistic budget.

How can I ensure proper lighting in my basement renovation?2024-02-12T15:11:20+00:00

Incorporating plenty of overhead lighting, as well as strategic placement of windows and light wells, can help brighten up what can often be a naturally darker space.

What are some creative uses for a finished basement?2024-02-12T15:11:01+00:00

Home theater, game room, home office, guest suite, or even a gym are all great options for utilizing your finished basement space.

Do I need to waterproof my basement before renovating?2024-02-12T15:10:35+00:00

It’s highly recommended, especially if your basement has a history of moisture issues. Waterproofing can prevent future problems like mold and mildew.

What are some space-saving tips for small bathrooms?2024-02-12T15:10:08+00:00

Consider installing a pedestal sink or wall-mounted vanity, using a sliding door instead of a swinging one, and incorporating built-in storage solutions to maximize space.

Can I renovate a bathroom without changing the layout?2024-02-12T15:09:33+00:00

Absolutely! You can still achieve a fresh look by updating fixtures, tiles, and finishes without altering the layout.

Do I need permits for a kitchen renovation?2024-02-12T15:09:06+00:00

Depending on your location and the extent of the renovation, permits may be required, especially if you’re altering the layout or electrical/plumbing systems.