Whether you are cooking for a group of ten or whipping up a meal for yourself, a kitchen you are happy in will make all the difference in how you live your life. 

Investing in a kitchen renovation is money well spent. What will a professional renovator bring to your plate? Plenty. 

  1. Connections to appliance stores with trade discounts, plus knowledge on available products, models, and trends, your renovator can guide you through the maze of options.
  2. Experience to define task areas, working triangle, cooking, and lifestyle needs, to make sure your kitchen renovation works for you, is safe, meets your needs within the space of the home and your budget.
  3. Storage solutions will be reviewed to account for daily, weekly, and random tasks to help maximize space and function.
  4. Collaborating with your renovator, they will work to incorporate your dream kitchen renovation into the overall home design, to ensure synergy, and code compliance.
  5. A trained renovator’s eye to make decisions resurfaces, materials, accents, handles to bring it all together. 

Like a tried and true recipe, a renovator experienced in kitchen designs will deliver on the goods. There are a lot of renovators in Vancouver to choose from, so no problems there. But who to work with and where should one start to look? Here are some tips to help you find the professional to help design and renovate a kitchen right for you.


Photo Credit: Marino General Contracting

We recommend you check out the kitchen and design category finalists and winners in the HAVAN Awards for Housing Excellence. Here you will find the latest award-winning kitchen renovations in Vancouver.

Blog Posts

Photo Credit: True Maple Construction

Our Vancouver renovators also share valuable information in our Design-Build Blogs. Here you will find inspiration and ideas to help you design your kitchen renovation.


Photo Credit: Beyond Beige Interior Design

When we are able to host events again, after COVID-19 restrictions are lifted, be sure to look for HAVAN’s Home Reno Show at VanDusen Garden in Vancouver each Spring. Early summer our builders, designers and renovators showcase their latest kitchen and home designs across Vancouver in the Parade of Homes too. 

Online Directory - Find a Professional

Check out the full listing of Vancouver renovators, builders, designers and suppliers in our online member directory, Find A Professional. You can search by area, or by name, check out images of their work, and link through to their site.

Measure Twice, Cut Once. A podcast.

Featuring industry experts sharing homebuilding, renovation, and design information and resources, the podcast lets you learn on the go! Packed with great industry tips, offered up in plain language, Measure Twice, Cut Once will help save you time and money, by helping you get it right, the first time!