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December 9, 2021

Renovation Tasks That a Pro Should Handle

Every building, whether it be a commercial property or your own home and residence will require a new look every once in a while. As we age and the times change, both our tastes and our needs in our home change. A dated house may simply lack the newer modern style that really speaks to […]
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October 15, 2021

How to Know If You Have A Good Foreman Working for You

Are you planning to build a new home or renovate your current one? If so, you’ll need to work with an experienced team of construction professionals to ensure the smooth and successful completion of the project. We’ve been around enough renovation and remodeling jobs to know that the foreman or project manager is one of […]
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September 21, 2021

Tips to Modernize an Older Home

It’s easy to fall in love with old houses. They are rich with charm and character. From crown molding and beadboard to hardwood floors and clawfoot tubs, there is something amazing about living in a home with such rich history.  However, there are a few things about older homes that aren’t so charming—blue bathtubs, shag […]
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August 16, 2021

A Guide to Home Construction in Calgary: Terms and Definitions

Construction companies renovate and remodel houses every single day. Homeowners, however, usually get extensive work done just a few times during their lives. While the process can often feel overwhelming to the average homeowner, it’s old news for seasoned contractors and laborers.   A 2019 survey by Sweeten concluded that 85% of homeowners find home renovation […]
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July 23, 2021

Finding the Right Calgary Home Renovation Contractor

Most would agree the hardest part of a home renovation is finding the right contractor. You need a professional you can trust, someone who won’t overcharge but won’t cut corners. You need someone with stellar recommendations, who is in high demand but also gets the job done on time and communicates clearly.  It shouldn’t be […]
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July 5, 2021

4 Things You Should Know About Building a Home in Calgary

The choice between building a home and buying a home can feel daunting.  If you build, you have total control over where you live and your home’s features. Buying can be more budget-friendly, but in exchange you will probably find yourself compromising. You might find a home in the area you want, but you may […]
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June 19, 2021

Getting the Most Out of Your Calgary Basement Renovation

In our last blog post, we talked about the pros and cons of a basement addition. Most people looking to add extra living space in Calgary probably have a basement of some kind already.  So what’s holding homeowners back from transforming that space into something magnificent? It could be cost, indecision, or lack of vision.  […]
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June 2, 2021

Adding More Space to Your Home: Is It Better to Build Up or Dig Down?

If you want more space, but you aren’t able to expand your home’s footprint, you are left with two choices: add a second story or build a basement. For most homeowners, this decision comes down to the simple question of which is the cheaper option. The answer, however, isn’t so simple. The best and cheapest […]
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May 19, 2021

How To Approach a Kitchen Renovation

There are a few reasons why you might want to renovate your kitchen. It could be that the layout is inefficient. Maybe your fixtures are outdated. Perhaps you’re hoping it will lead to a healthier lifestyle or more family time.  Unsurprisingly, resale value seems to provide the least motivation for a remodel. (1) Most people […]
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May 2, 2021

Aging in Place: How to Transform a Home for Senior Living

The goal of aging in place is to allow a person to live in their home for as long as possible, with as much independence as possible. Mobility, vision, hearing, and overall health may change as a person gets older, but their comfort and community don’t have to.  A report from March 2020 claims that […]
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April 17, 2021

Moving vs. Remodeling Your Home

It is rare for someone to stay happy with a first home throughout their lifetime. The space that seemed like it would work when they first moved in may not look so appealing when factors like marriage, divorce, aging relatives, or a growing family come into play.  Suddenly, they have to choose between moving and […]
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March 27, 2021

Remodeling an Older Home: Is It Worth It?

The first question home buyers ask themselves when looking at purchasing an older home is: Would the work we need to put into this be worth the money and trouble in the end?  Old homes come with history and interesting features. They are often the cheaper option, too, which makes them particularly appealing.  However, whether […]
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March 14, 2021

Home Renovation: Where to Start?

Starting a home renovation is exciting. Every homeowner has something they've dreamed of updating, improving or overhauling. You’ve likely dreamed of redoing the kitchen, bathroom, adding on an addition, or some other unique projects for a long time.  Money can often feel like the most difficult obstacle. Once you have enough saved or financing secured […]
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Areas We Service

January 21, 2022

Kensington / Hillhurst

Kensington is considered Calgary’s urban village. The district spans across two northwest communities – Hillhurst and Sunnyside and has been around for over one hundred years.  Over 250 businesses are part of Kensington which makes it one of Calgary’s most vibrant communities. You could spend an entire day strolling the streets, checking out the local […]
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January 3, 2022

Auburn Bay

The community of Auburn Bay is located in Calgary’s southeast quadrant on the southeastern edge of the city. It ​​is bounded by Seton Boulevard to the south, Deerfoot Trail to the west, 52 Street to the east, and Stoney Trail to the north. The access to main routes is one of the best selling points […]
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December 16, 2021

Haysboro, SW Calgary

Haysboro is a neighbourhood located in the South West quadrant of Calgary. It is conveniently located near Macleod Trail, Heritage Drive, and Southland Drive. The community was established back in 1958.  The neighbourhood ranked 37 in Avenue Magazine’s Best Neighbourhoods in Calgary 2020. In 2019 it ranked much higher at 13th overall. The community also […]
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December 4, 2021

Altadore, SW Calgary

The community of Altadore is located in the southwest inner city portion of Calgary. Altadore is part of the Marda Loop Communities Association. The community currently has an area redevelopment plan in place. It was established in 1945.  The neighbourhood of Altadore is a jewel of the city thanks to its vibrant cultural and social […]
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November 19, 2021

Lake Bonavista, SE Calgary

Lake Bonavista is located in Calgary’s Southeast quadrant. Anderson Road is to the north of the neighbourhood along with Macleod Trail to the west and Canyon Meadows Drive to the south. Bonavista Downs is located in the northeast corner of the neighbourhood. It is centrally located which makes it appealing to many of the residents […]
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November 9, 2021

Legacy, SE Calgary

Legacy - one of Calgary’s newer communities located in the deep south-east, is a hidden gem that has more to offer than you might think.  The community has been part of Calgary since 2013 and was developed by WestCreek Developments. Legacy can be found along the southern boundary of Calgary with Foothills County, east of […]
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