Who We Are

Ashton Renovations Since 1995

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.

We have built a solid reputation for quality workmanship, reliability, and competitive pricing. Our unique approach to working closely with our customers and our care for craftsmanship have lead to countless successful renovation projects.

We have offices in Richmond Hill, and Toronto, and service the entire Greater Toronto Area. Our north location is situated in Black Bank, just 30 minutes south of Collingwood and west of Barrie.

Ashton Renovations is a 2016, 2019, 2020, 2022, & 2023 NKBA award winning kitchen & bath design firm. We are licensed in the City of Toronto, registered and covered under the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board, and carry 5 Million Liability Insurance (construction industry specific).

Meet Our Team


Mark Ashton, AKBD, CLIPP, B.A., B.A.S. (Mgmt.)

Kitchen & Bath Designer

Mark is a graduate of York University, and holds both a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science, and Business Administration. He is also a former student of the George Brown College accredited Construction Project Management and Estimating program, and an active member of the NKBA (National Kitchen and Bath Association). He is also a certified Associate Kitchen & Bath Designer, and CLIPP Certified (Certified Living in Place Professional).

Mark has addressed the everyday common complaints heard by homeowners: lack of reliability and professionalism, poor workmanship, and improper product installations. From the outset, he has developed a clear vision for Ashton Renovations, and sought the best, and most experienced trade contractors, and has also developed a renovation process that is completely digital, and innovative.

Mark has over 15 years experience as a renovation trade carpenter and over 10 years as a project manager and kitchen and bath designer.


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Chris Ashton

Project Manager/Renovator

Chris has worked for over 15 years in residential construction in various areas including landscaping, painting, and renovations. He has worked on well over 200 construction projects and has extensive experience assisting with renovating kitchens and bathrooms.

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Dave Degryse


With over 25 years experience working alongside his father as a landscape contractor, Dave has extensive renovation, and project management expertise. With hundreds of successfully completed construction and landscaping projects, Dave has both an exceptional attention to detail, and a vast understanding of project management.

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Dana Del Rosario

Office Administration

Dana has been with the company since 2017 and works behind the scenes organizing the administrative activities of the business including our bookkeeping and billing. She holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Guelph and is a valuable part of team keeping the office organized and running smoothly.

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Andrew Ashton

Administration & Job Site Assistant

Marks son Andrew has been assisting his father with Ashton Renovations for many years now. His flexibility allows him to assist with business administration as well as onsite duties. In the office, Andrew helps with financial bookkeeping and organizational upkeep of tools and materials in storage. At job sites he does a range of tasks that contribute to the renovation process of the company. In addition to his excellent organizational skills, his interest in art is reflected in his studies and fuels his creativity.

Meet Our Partners


Teresa Chen

Interior Designer

Our clients are always excited after meeting Teresa and discussing their project. With a University degree in interior design, she specializes in kitchen and bath product selection, and is extremely passionate about design. She believes that each space is unique and should reflect client preferences with optimal spacial arrangements. Teresa always provides the best expert advice with a wide range of options that our clients need, and that’s why she is part of the Ashton Renovations Team.


Will Galego

Tile Setter

Will has over 15 years experience as a tile setter, and received extensive training from his father starting from a very young age. His father, who we refer to as "Mr. Galego," has over 45 years experience setting tile, and often still works with Will. Their experience and knowledge of setting tile, to say the least, is truly outstanding. Will is also a former student of George Brown College accredited Construction Management Program, and as a result, has an insightful understanding of the residential construction process.

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Marcos Maldonado

Fine Carpentry

Marcos is originally from Brazil with an IT background. He founded Prime Trimworks over 5 years ago, and has been helping Ashton Renovations ever since then with our Fine Carpentry work. Everyone loves their craftsmanship. There is really nothing they can't do, as they specialize in finish carpentry, often on high end homes in the GTA. We love their work and they always bring great ideas and tricks of the trade to our projects.


Kaushal Thakkar

Professional Engineer

Kaushal Thakkar at Fiable Consulting is registered with PEO & EGBC and has rich experience as a construction project engineer & civil/structural engineering. In addition he specializes in project management & design for oil and gas, industrial, commercial, heavy industrial, and building sectors. Given his extensive abilities, he is an integral part of the business as he helps with all building permits and structural advice. He has diversified international experience in Canada, the Middle East (Gulf), and Indian subcontinent with strong fundamentals and leadership qualities. He has a solution-oriented approach and subject matter expertise in coordinating large scale projects pertaining to structural analysis and design. He is also self motivated and an excellent team player with emphasis on timely delivery and safety.


Kostas Petsis

Licensed Electrician

Kostas has worked on countless projects with Ashton Renovations for over 20 years. We even remember our first job working together, which was located in Cabbagetown. Kostas has extensive experience working in the older homes of Toronto, and also has 3 years of architectural training at Ryerson Univerity. Initially Kostas started working for Ontario Hydro in the planning department before then moving on as a Lineman. He is off Greek descent, enjoys going to the gym in his spare time, and loves travel (especially Germany).


Michel Pedroso

Licensed Electrician

Michel has a long standing relationship with Ashton Renovations and works alonside our Master Electrician (Kostas). Michel is a Licensed Electrician and has resided in Canada the last 10 years. Originally from Cuba, Michel has a University background in Social Communications (Specialized Marketing). We love Michel working for the company with his upbeat attitude and friendly smile! He is very detailed in his work and cares about getting things right on the project. Michel is a loving father to two girls, and loves the Blue Jays. Of course, he is from Cuba!

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Alex Lianos

Licensed Plumber

Alex is our licensed plumber, and has been helping us along with Tony at Plumbrite for the last 15 years. Alex is originally from Greece, and his youth and positive energy add to an amazing group dynamics on our sites. Plumbing, along with the other structural trades, are a vital part of our renovation process. We can count on Alex and his team at Plumbrite to always do things properly, and fix up all the issues we encounter in some of our 100 year homes, as well as bring them up to today’s standards.


Thuy Tran

Cabinet Designer

Thuy at Concore is our first choice for cabinet designs for our clients. With a diploma in Interior Design from Sheridan College, a Certificate Degree in Photographic Techniques from Humber College, and long withstanding experience with our company, we at Ashton Renovations value her commitment to provide clients with the best customer service and high quality products for their Kitchen and Bath cabinetry. We appreciate the business collaborative approach which provides subliminal service and an overall pleasant experience for clientele!

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Pukar Risal

Kitchen & Bath Designer

Pukar is an Award Winning Kitchen & Bathroom Designer, as well as a Certified Aging in Place Specialist. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Kathmandu University, and a Certificate of Kitchen and Bath Design from Georgian College. He has been helping Ashton Renovations create the most outstanding "Realistic" 3D renderings for the last 5 years. He is also specialized in creating VR 360 experiences. We love the wealth of knowledge and creativity he brings to our team, and the visual representations that help us, and our clients, bring designs to life.


Nicole Coates

Flooring Specialist

Nicole is such a delight and is our go to for ALL our flooring needs at Flooring & Home. You can visit Nicole in their beautiful showroom on Bermondsey Ave. located near Victoria Park & Eglinton Ave. They have the most spectacular selection of flooring including hardwood, engineered hardwood, luxury vinyls, and carpeting. They are experts and their install teams get things done even in the most difficult of spaces.

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Frank Reyhani

Appliance Specialist

Frank is super reliable, easy to deal with, and very honest. And that is what you want from your appliance supplier. With over 15 years experience, Frank has been helping Ashton Renovations specify and supply appliances to ALL of our clients. With his extensive knowledge of appliances, Frank is able to guide customers in making informed decisions that meet their specific needs and preferences. Frank is also adept at staying up-to-date with the latest trends and advancements in the appliance industry. He continuously educates himself on new product releases, technological innovations, and energy-efficient options, ensuring that he can offer his customers the most relevant and cutting-edge solutions.

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