Penguin Basements

Basement Renovation
906 Magnetic Drive Toronto ON M3J 2C4
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David from Unionville
David from Unionville
1 review Unionville, ON


I understand that these types of reviews are written by the companies themselves or the companies competitors bad mouthing their competition but my dealing with Penguin is an actual fact. My wife and I chose Penguin because after seeing You Tube videos on putting drywall in a basement,it no longer made sense or an option..We also chose them as they seem to have a good reputation anywhere on the internet.One of our good friends child years ago incurred asthma and they found out mold was the major contributing factor and after seeing government (CMHC) studies on how drywall attracts mold,doing as much research on this including why our honest home builder
told us he's not allowed to build our basement by law until the gov.warranty expires,our home insurance does not cover mold,so,no thanks,there was no question as to what my wife and I had to do.We decided to go ahead with Penguin because they taught us things we had no idea about even though it cost us more than drywall but in the long run,our basement only has to be finished once in a lifetime and our health is the most important to us. Hope our experience encourages others to do the same research as we did and make an educated decision.Like my wife said,it's not always about the money if the job is done right the 1st time. Cheers from Markham

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Nancy from Aurora
Nancy from Aurora
1 review Aurora, ON

Basement Renovation

Arthur and I have been putting off our basement for a couple of years when we saw four job signs in the area for completed basements. We wanted to get design ideas so we called Penguin and they sent out a design consultant. Trevor spent a lot of time with us, understanding our needs, including an office a kitchen and a walk out. We received a digital drawing and he invited us to check out a couple of the finished jobs he sold himself.

That saturday we visited two neighbours houses and I was really impressed. To ensure that I was getting good value, Arthur wanted to get two more quotes and research Penguin's finishing material online. Penguin's quote was about $1,000 and $2,500 more than my other two quotes but the material the used was far better. From the walls, to the floor and even the electrical (Smart Home Electrical) we were confident that Penguin would do a good job.

The entire basement took about three weeks and we were very impressed. Every other day we had a manager make contact or visit the job site to ensure our satisfaction. It took a while for me to pick the tile, but George was very accessible and took the time to show me countless samples.

I'd like to thank everyone at Penguin Basements for their outstanding service, I wish I had another basement to renovate. :)

Thanks Again,
Nancy Patterson
Aurora, Ontario.

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Nolan Wilson from Scarborough
Nolan Wilson from Scarborough
2 reviews Scarborough, ON

First Review


Basement Renovation

The guys at Penguin made my idea for my basement renovation come to life. They were awesome and went above and beyond to answer all my questions. My new basement is amazing!

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More about Penguin Basements

Penguin Basements is your full-service Basement Renovation Company.

Nothing beats a finished basement as a cost-effective way to add living space or rental income to your home in the Greater Toronto Region. Whether you need design, permits or a stunning build, be sure to call the Renomark certified contractor Penguin for a Free Estimate today.

You'll find hundreds of our satisfied customers all across Southern Ontario in the GTA, the Tri-Cities Area and the Greater Ottawa Area. Our experienced, trained professionals make it easy for Penguin Basements to stand behind every job we do. So, If there's a basement renovation in your future, contact Penguin Basements today, where 100% total satisfaction is guaranteed! Don't get scammed by fly-by-night operators, unrealistically low prices, too short build times or fake reviews. We invite you to visit us in person anytime.

• Basement Renovation Specialist
• Guaranteed Mold-Resistant Materials
• FREE In-Home Design & Estimate
• Easy Financing Available
• No Interest for 12 Months*
• Transferable Limited Lifetime Material Warranty
• 2-Year Comprehensive Warranty
• Exclusive Penguin Benefits

Be sure to check our one of our Basement Showcase Open House weekends where you can inspect our work up close and in person!

Basement Renovation
Fully finished basement design and build inclusive of Kitchens, Bathrooms and Custom features.
Basement renovations, basement waterproofing, foundation repair, crawl space encapsulation.
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Classic, Country, Modern, Contemporary, Retro, Unique.
Custom basement builds within your budget.
Fully Licensed in every municipality we serve.
2-Year plus Limited Lifetime Material Warranty.
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