For the past 10 years viewers from around the world have been getting to know Mike Holmes the construction guru. He is the man who ‘makes it right’ for homeowners who have been burned by bad renovations, inadequate inspections, and dubious contractors. Now after 10 years it’s time to get to know more about Mike the person.

This Special combines humour and heartfelt moments to take a look back at the man from humble beginnings who went on to become an international celebrity with a highly successful brand.


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Mike HolmesWednesday, October 28th, 2020 at 8:30pm
My best tips for hiring a contractor are now live on the Improve Canada blog.

Finding the RIGHT team to do the job is so important, folks. Make sure you take the time to do it right.
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Mike HolmesWednesday, October 28th, 2020 at 5:47pm
If you have any cracks in your concrete, you want to fix those BEFORE another freeze-thaw cycle over the winter causes it to heave out of the ground. The good news is, you can likely take on some of the repairs yourself! Here's how to do it. Sika Canada Inc.
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Mike HolmesWednesday, October 28th, 2020 at 3:00pm
How should our home design evolve due to the pandemic? Here are some of my thoughts.
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Mike HolmesTuesday, October 27th, 2020 at 10:04pm
This weekend, take a look around the doors and windows of your home. You're looking for instances of missing or broken caulking and weatherstripping. This can be a major source of drafts in your home - and simply replacing old, worn caulking with new, can reduce heat loss by upwards of 30%. This is something you should take a look at every autumn before winter sets in. #TipTuesday

Wednesday, October 28th, 2020 at 9:04pm
Quality Built recorded the most common issues and inconsistencies in the construction process, collected from over a million structures under construction.
Here are the TOP TEN construction defects, based on their data.
Wednesday, October 28th, 2020 at 5:03pm
Make sure you read the inspection report thoroughly and understand everything the inspector is telling you about your house and its condition. This will determine how much money you need to set aside in your budget for repairs.
Wednesday, October 28th, 2020 at 4:52pm
*OPEN TO RESIDENTS OF THE GTA* We're casting for a new Holmes program - if you've been ripped off by a shady contractor, send us your story in 500 words or less to storyproducer and let my team know!
Wednesday, October 28th, 2020 at 12:00pm
Whether you're on a job site or in an office, as managers it's our job to ensure that our team can come together as a solid unit to get the job done. The pros at @VingApp and I have some advice on how you can make it right for your team. Check it out:

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