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5 Ways to Increase Your Home’s Value There has been plenty of talk in the news recently about the Canadian housing market. From interest rates rising, to de-incentivizing first-time home buyers, there is a high degree of uncertainty. While these are many items of interest for...

The cult of Pinterest Parenting is amazing stuff. Have you seen the cakes on there? They're made by real people. (Ok and Pinterest Fails are also exceedingly awesome, I have never laughed so hard.) We're obviously experiencing an explosion of extraordinary home cooking and experimentation in...

There is no doubt that technology is changing the way we live. From self-driving cars to robotic vacuums, we are living in a technology focused world. When designing, building or renovating a residential or commercial space we always look at how we can incorporate technology...

We have art all through the office here at Kon-strux. Shannon says, “I have always loved art. I collect when I travel. It’s a great way to guide my time in different countries and to create a deliberate connection to the local artistic community.” I asked...

8 of our all-time favorite bathroom features Bathrooms are one of the most frequently used rooms in your home and they should definitely be a priority if you’re thinking of renovating your home. These are some of our favourite bathroom features (guaranteed to make your house...

Some of our past advertising has specifically featured  male bodies. We love the male form. Of course! How can you not? Throughout history incredible human examples have been the muses for artists. The renovations we do are art, so that resonates. We liked playing on the...

Who: Izzy Lenstra Breed: French Bulldog We sat down with the staff of Kon-strux to hear more about their colleague, Izzy… Andreas Wienecke, CFO: Izzy is our Top Dog, she's been the dog of the office for, oh… probably nine, ten months now. I heard she sits....

What’s in our name?   We’re in love with our company name. We get asked a lot, “So where'd it come from?” Shannon Lenstra is our CEO. "My dad came up with the name when I was going out on my own in business ten years ago....