Pets on Site: Ashton Renovations’ Pet-Friendly Work Environment in Toronto

Our Commitment to Pet-Inclusive Homes

At Ashton Renovations, we believe that pets are part of the family, and we love working in homes where pets are present. Our team embraces the joy and companionship that pets bring to our work environment. From cats lounging on the stairs, to dogs of all sizes, including those often misunderstood breeds, we welcome them all with open arms. While we adore pets and enjoy their presence before and after work, we kindly ask that pets be kept out of the work areas during renovation activities to ensure everyone’s safety and productivity.

Paws and Hellos: Celebrating Pet Encounters During Breaks and Goodbyes

At Ashton Renovations, we believe the presence of pets creates a positive work environment, even though we only get to meet them for a friendly good morning, a fond farewell, or during lunch breaks. Our team members enjoy the unique dynamic pets bring, whether it’s a curious cat keeping a watchful eye from the stairs or a playful dog adding energy to the day. We’ve had the pleasure of encountering a variety of pets, including those often seen as intimidating, like pit bulls and rottweilers, who usually turn out to be the friendliest companions. These brief but delightful interactions enhance our workday, making each project more enjoyable.

Heartfelt Bonds: The Emotional Boost Pets Bring to Our Workday

Pets form special emotional bonds with humans, which we experience daily on our job sites. Their presence helps reduce stress and makes our work environment more enjoyable. Many of our team members are pet owners themselves, so we understand the importance of treating every pet with love and respect. Taking short breaks to give belly rubs or play fetch not only boosts our morale but also creates a positive atmosphere.

Ensuring Pet Safety at Ashton Renovations

At Ashton Renovations, we prioritize the safety of pets on our work sites. We meticulously secure all tools and materials to keep them out of reach of curious animals. Designated safe zones are established where pets can comfortably relax without interfering with the renovation process. We use pet-friendly, non-toxic products whenever possible to ensure a safe environment for all. To maintain a secure and efficient worksite, we kindly request that pets do not disturb the work during operational hours. Our commitment to these measures helps create a harmonious and safe space for both our team and your beloved pets.

We also advise our clients to inform us in advance if they have pets, so we can take additional precautions if needed. Our goal is to ensure that every member of the household, human or animal, is comfortable and safe during the renovation process.

Curious Companions: The Delightful Reactions of Pets During Renovations

We cherish the moments we share with our clients’ pets and always look forward to meeting new furry friends. Pets often react with delight and curiosity—cats might watch us intently from their favourite perch, while dogs wag their tails and greet us with excitement. Their joyful presence adds a special charm to our work. Whether it’s a cat, a small dog, or a large breed, we are ready to welcome them with open arms and ensure they feel just as comfortable as their owners during the renovation process.

If you have a pet and are considering a renovation, rest assured that Ashton Renovations will treat your furry, feathered, or scaled family members with the utmost care and respect. We believe that a happy pet makes for a happy home, and we are here to make sure everyone feels right at home, even amidst the hustle and bustle of renovation.

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Mark Ashton

Kitchen & Bath Designer
AKBD, CLIPP, B.A., B.A.S. (Mgmt.)

For over 25 years, Ashton Renovations has offered an innovative and professional approach to home renovations. From kitchens and baths to whole house projects, we can transform any room in your home.