With such a volatile housing market in Toronto for the last couple of years, people are beginning to turn to home renovations to give their houses a new feel. There’s nothing quite like renovating your home. Fresh paint. Polished floors. Pristine trimmings. Maybe even slow-close cabinets. Imagine a walk-in shower with a rainfall shower head or a jacuzzi with jets to give you a relaxing massage after a long work week. Your home will feel brand new. So, let’s take a look at renovations in Toronto and how much they might cost.

Price Range

ServicePrice Range
Basement Renovation Cost$35 – $90 per sqft
Adding a Bathroom To a Basement$10,000 – $15,000
Kitchen Renovation Cost$15,000 and up
Bathroom Renovation Cost$9,000 and up
Framing$25 – $30 per linear foot
Drywall Installation (Walls)$1.50 – $2.00 per sqft
Drywall Installation (Ceiling)$3.00 per sqft
Taping and Mudding$2 – $3 per sqft of drywall
Flooring (Vinyl, Laminate, and Hardwood)$2.00 – $8.00 per sqft
Flooring (Porcelain or Ceramic Tiles)$15 – $20 sqft
Flooring (Carpet)$8 – $12 per sqft
Flooring (Engineered Wood)$3 – $5 per sqft
Baseboards and Trim$2-$10 per linear foot materials included
Painting$3.50  – $7.00 per sqft
Plumbing$1,500 and up
Electrical (per fixture)$50-$75
Electrical (per hour)$100
Refinish Existing Stairs$120 – $140 per stair
New Stairs$220 – $250 per stair materials included
Building Permit$1500 and up
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Home Renovation Costs Per Square Foot

How much does it cost to renovate a house in Toronto? Let’s break it down by square footage. Before we dive in, it’s important to note that for each individual square foot, the price rounds to $50 to $60 per square foot, depending on the type of hardwood that’s chosen. Here are some other prices to expect: 

Renovating your entire home can cost you $75,000-$120,000, depending on the size and features you choose to incorporate

Your Timeline Can Affect the Cost per Square Foot

Inflation is a common concern among homeowners right now and it doesn’t seem to be settling any time soon.

It’s important to understand that the longer you wait to renovate, the more expensive it will be.

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So, how much does it cost to completely renovate a house? Well, now you know that each price is different due to square footage, where you live, the type of project you’re doing, ceiling height, and the type of architecture you choose. 

No matter what you choose, Luxe Home Renovations can cater to your home renovations in Toronto.  We do full-home, bathroom, bedroom, basement, and kitchen renovations, as well as general contracting. We have served the Toronto area for over 20 years, so you can be confident that your home is in good hands. 

Call us today to learn more about our home renovation services or to receive a free quote.