Summer in Vancouver, designed for Outdoor Living

It’s summer in Vancouver and the outdoor living is easy! Summer in Vancouver is beautiful!! It feels as though it starts earlier each year. This is cause for celebration, as it allows close to half the year to enjoy our great outdoors! This is reason to make sure your outdoor living space, be it a […]

Vancouver Curb Appeal to Impress and Perform

Vancouver Curb Appeal to Impress and Perform Curb appeal is a big deal! …Here in Vancouver we are deeply house proud, as we should be, it’s an accomplishment to have a home in this city! The desire to have our friends, family and neighbours impressed with our humble (or not so humble) abode begins with first […]

Simple lighting solutions to brighten your space

Brighten your space with these simple lighting solutions February can be a dull time of year in our homes and as a result for our spirits… brightening our homes through improving lighting can help to resolve these doldrums. When it is dark and dreary outside find a pick-me-up in a lighting improvement project. One of […]

Kitchen design functionality considerations

An ergonomic kitchen contributes to efficiency and eliminates unnecessary steps and time. While planning your new kitchen, think about what bothers you most in your current kitchen. Is there enough space for pots and pans? Are they close enough to the stove? Is there a cabinet that seems impossible to get organized? Here are some […]

Renovation criteria points

Imagine yourself seated in a judge’s chair, deciding how to evaluate an award submission for a kitchen. Now imagine that it’s your kitchen…Does this sound like the Nightmare Before Breakfast?! As a judge you give criteria points for Functionality, Detailing, Unique Solutions and, possibly, on Adapting to Site Conditions and Energy Considerations or Green Attributes. […]

Addition to your home

There is one sure way to make your home more spacious; just add another room. Now that may seem like the obvious, and in fact it is. Room additions are one of the most common type of home improvements because they provide you with the one thing that you would otherwise have to purchase a […]

Celebrating Service Satisfaction

TQ Construction Recognized among North America’s Best Customer Service Leaders within the Residential Construction Industry GuildQuality’s 2015 Guildmaster Award Honors TQ Construction   Burnaby BC, May 19, 2015 – TQ Construction, Renovator/Builder in Burnaby, BC, has been awarded a 2015 Guildmaster Award for exceptional customer service. GuildQuality, an independent customer satisfaction surveying company, has powered […]

TQ Construction is hosting an Open House

Come see what the Best Renovation in Canada looks like! Visit ‘Lynndale Retreat’ the home that CHBA has recently named WINNER for ‘Best Whole House Renovation; $250 – 500K’   Saturday April 25, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM 3511 Lynndale Crescent, Burnaby “It’s changed the way I live… I had this huge house, […]

Best Renovation in Canada

TQ CONSTRUCTION WINS BEST RENOVATION IN CANADA as published by Burnaby Board of Trade, March 6, 2015 Award-winning Burnaby based renovation company, TQ Construction, is named WINNER in this year’s 2014 SAM Awards, held today in Halifax Nova Scotia as part of the Canadian Home Builders Association (CHBA) 72nd National Conference, celebrating excellence in home […]

What’s so Special about Vancouver Specials

TQ Construction showcases the enticing possibilities by JANINE MACKIE photos by MARTIN KNOWLES As published in Home Decor & Renovations Magazine – FEBRUARY 2015 In hot rod terms, this Vancouver Special in a quiet East Vancouver neighborhood is a real sleeper. Outwardly just another stucco and brick-faced home built in the early 70s with ground-level […]

Referral Rewards

Introducing TQ’s Referral Rewards Program… and Annual Grand Prize Draw We want to let you know that we ARE encouraging referrals AND we want to reward you for sending them our way! If you have neighbors, acquaintances, friends or family who are looking to have Renovation or even Repair work done, we would be very […]

Renovation Budgets

Renovation Budgets – Know your Numbers; comparing Fixed Price & Cost Plus As published in Home Decor & Renovations Magazine – NOVEMBER 2014 IN THE RENOVATION BUSINESS SINCE 1985, TQ Construction is known for the two costing models that they offer to clients – Fixed Price and Cost Plus. With the Fixed Price model, you […]