New Creations Blog

Read about our most recent restoration endeavours, company history, and stories. Pick up some useful tips while you’re at it!

Why We’re Always Innovating

Why We’re Always Innovating

Innovation has long been one of the cornerstones of our culture at New Creations. We’re constantly looking for ways to transform the industry: new materials we can repair; new techniques we can learn; new problems we can solve. But how does that help you? Our History...

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Taking Care of your Kitchen Countertops

Taking Care of your Kitchen Countertops

Many people don’t realize the importance of taking care of your kitchen countertop. Most counters nowadays are made of granite, marble, quartz, laminate, or wood. In other words, they’re made of very durable materials. Why should you bother taking care of a material...

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Our Low-Risk Franchising Model

Our Low-Risk Franchising Model

Our low-risk, low-overhead franchising model makes things easier for everyone! If you’re considering starting your own franchise but are intimidated by the effort and financial commitment that may be involved, continue reading to give yourself a sense of how...

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5 tips for Maintaining your Car’s Exterior

5 tips for Maintaining your Car’s Exterior

Keeping the exterior of your car shiny and clean probably makes you feel good. Nobody likes walking out of their house in the morning and climbing into a scratched, dirty, and/or dented car. A pristine car free of nicks, dirt, and faded paint is a car that’s easy to...

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Family Heirlooms and Other Trinkets

Family Heirlooms and Other Trinkets

Your family heirlooms and miscellaneous trinkets are hugely unique. Everyone has them: distinct, often small items that couldn’t possibly be replaced. Statues or figurines that were passed down to you by your grandparents. Items from your childhood that you couldn’t...

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Caring For Leather Furniture and Upholstery

Caring For Leather Furniture and Upholstery

Caring for the leather furniture and upholstery in your home is easier than you might think! After all, many people prefer leather furniture simply because it’s easier to maintain than more traditional furniture fabrics like cotton, wool, or silk. Leather is durable...

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Clean, Undamaged Environments and Mental Health

Clean, Undamaged Environments and Mental Health

Right now, it’s hard to get through a day without seeing some type of instagram, pinterest, or wellness blog post that touts the importance of clean homes and tidy environments. The idea of minimalistic, open, and organized spaces is very trendy right now – and for...

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Exterior Restorations: Storm Season in the Canadian Prairies

Exterior Restorations: Storm Season in the Canadian Prairies

In summer 2019, Saskatchewan was hit by a savage and unforgiving summer storm. From July 13th-15th, homes and commercial buildings were pelted with violent rain, gusting wind, and giant hailstones, resulting in massive amounts of damage. In June 2020, another storm...

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Starting a New Creations Franchise

Starting a New Creations Franchise

Looking for a rewarding, hands-on career? Consider becoming a New Creations franchise owner! New Creations believes in properly setting up and supporting its franchises. We aim to take care of our franchise owners and their employees by cultivating an environment of...

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Bringing Our Mobile Repair Team to You

Bringing Our Mobile Repair Team to You

New Creations believes in bringing our mobile repair team to you. We’ve got a great crew of workers at all of our franchise locations in Canada and the U.S., ready to provide amazing service at a moment’s notice. Picture this: you’re running a hotel and a maid notices...

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RV Restorations: What We Do and How We Do It

RV Restorations: What We Do and How We Do It

Having an RV is fantastic for vacations, camping, and exploring the outdoors with friends and family. They're exciting to own because of their versatility and their performance. Above all, they're just downright fun -- it's called a recreational vehicle for a reason!...

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New Creations and COVID-19

New Creations and COVID-19

It will come as a surprise to no one to learn that COVID-19 has had a somewhat drastic effect on our business and safety practices at New Creations. Like everyone else, we’ve faced (and made) a number of difficult decisions in the past couple of months, and we’d like...

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How Long Do Restorations Take?

How Long Do Restorations Take?

It’s easy to dismiss the restorations process. At a glance, it seems difficult. Expensive. Generally not worthwhile. If you can afford to simply replace something, why not do it? On the surface it seems easier, and more importantly, it seems faster. A primary concern...

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Increasing the Resale Value of Your Car

Increasing the Resale Value of Your Car

It's hard work to keep your car's resale value high. And let’s be honest: selling a used car is a hassle. It’s a challenge few people have the patience for. It takes time. Money. Haggling with people you’d prefer not to deal with at all. Everyone’s out to undercut...

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Partnering With Real Estate Professionals

Partnering With Real Estate Professionals

First impressions matter. When prepping a home for sale, first impressions are a top concern. Painting and basic upgrades are must. But what do you do about chips, cracks, broken tiles, dented floors, and wear in the home?

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Restoring a $24,000 four-piece hutch

Restoring a $24,000 four-piece hutch

Portland has had a record number of uber hot days this summer and it has created some interesting work for us. Recently, we were hired to do a job that truly tested our skills.

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Easy Online Estimating

Easy Online Estimating

We’ve received great feedback about the ease and response time of our online estimating at our website. It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3.

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Wood Cabinets

Wood Cabinets

Repairing wooden cabinets with cosmetic damage is also one of our specialties. Often cabinets will show wear at handles and edges where they are opened and closed several times per day.

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