Appliance Repair Top Home Project

Home renovations continued to be a popular pastime for homeowners in January as they continue to remain indoors due to restrictions surrounding the coronavirus pandemic. Service requests on HomeStars, a marketplace connecting homeowners with home service professionals, shows appliance repair or service was the top project, up 76 per cent compared to January 2020. This was followed by repair or replacement of faucets, fixtures, and pipes, which was up 103 per cent year-over-year. Other top jobs for January included bathroom remodels, air duct cleaning, interior painting and staining, and basement remodels.