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7 Common Winter Renovation Myths You’ll Never Fall for Again

It’s pretty incredible how extreme our weather is through the Canadian cyclical three-sixty-five. We’ve learned how to cope with the scorching heat of summer as well as the icy blues of winter and other than a bit of small talk whinery, we get along just fine. There are a lot of opinions and discussions on renovating in the winter that can leave you with a lot of questions: are contractors cheaper in the winter? Is it safe to paint inside with the windows closed? And what the heck are VOCs?!?!

Brian McCourt is a contractor, design expert and co-host of HGTV Canada’s Backyard Builds.

Published January 23, 2019, Updated November 24, 2019



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