Author - ChadW

Flooring renovation Okotoks

Flooring renovation OkotoksAre you contemplating a flooring renovation in Okotoks but feel overwhelmed by where to start, what it will cost, and whether you should hire a pro or DIY? This article cuts through the noise, offering straightforward guidance on each step – from establishing your goals and assessing your current floors to selecting materials that match your budget and style. You’ll even find expert tips on installation and long-term maintenance to ensure your renovated floors look...


Maximize Your Home’s Value with Professional Basement Development in Calgary

Are you looking to increase the value of your home in Calgary? One of the most effective ways to do so is through professional basement development. Whether you are considering selling your home in the near future or simply want to create more usable space for your family, a finished basement adds both monetary and functional value to your property. With the help of a professional basement development company, you can transform your dark and dreary basement into...


How to finance home renovations

How to finance home renovationsFinancing a home renovation project can be a challenging part of turning your living space into your dream home. In Canada, there are several home renovation financing options available, each with its unique benefits and considerations. Understanding these options, including personal loan, mortgage refinancing, home equity loan, and line of credit, can help you make an informed decision.First and foremostWhen considering financing home renovations, the first and foremost factor to evaluate is whether...


How to get rid of spiders in basement

How to get rid of spiders in basement Dealing with a spider-infested basement can be a daunting task. Are you encountering wolf spiders, grass spiders, or even jumping spiders? There are effective ways on how to get rid of spiders in basement. Managing spider populations involves a combination of direct methods to eliminate spiders and preventive strategies to repel spiders and deter spiders from making your basement their home. Before we jump into the solutions, it's important to understand...


Easiest kitchen countertops to maintain

Easiest kitchen countertops to maintain If you are designing a new kitchen or renovating your current kitchen, it is important to consider the maintenance of your countertops. No one wants to spend constant time cleaning and maintaining them! Fortunately, there are several countertop materials that are known for their easy maintenance. The right countertop material not only enhances the aesthetic appeal but also ensures durability and ease of maintenance. One of the most popular choices is quartz countertops Made from...


Basement renovation benefits

In Canada, homeowners are always on the lookout for ways to increase the value of their homes. Whether you're planning to sell in the near future or just want to make a smart investment in your property, renovating your basement can offer a significant return on investment.Expanding Livable SpaceOne of the most apparent benefits of renovating your basement is the additional livable space it provides. Many Canadian homes have basements that are underutilized or even left unfinished....


Dream Home: Single Family

While the drive for density is a priority in most Canadian cities, including in the Calgary Region, the survey still says that the market wants single-family detached homes. The 2017 Canadian Home Buyer Preference National Study, completed for the Canadian Home Builders’ Association, compiled the responses of 2,775 recent new homebuyers from six provinces, including Ontario. In a Toronto Star special feature, BILD GTA’s president and CEO, Bryan Tuckey, reports that 65% of survey respondents prefer single-family dwellings, up...


Calgary Kitchen Facelift

Calgary Kitchen Facelift Our clients bought a new house that needed some up keep and maintenance. They split all the projects into what was needed and wanted. A new kitchen ended up in the wanted category but the needed projects ate up too much of the budget. That is when we decided to just provide an update and face lift for the kitchen. This project allowed our clients to refresh their kitchen at a cost less than a whole...


Calgary is still Growing! How the provincial government is managing that growth.

Calgary is still Growing! How the provincial government is managing that growth. Who decides what can be built on the borders of our cities? Picture a future when our region becomes a large metropolitan area, and imagine what appears on either side of an invisible boundary: on one side, homes, and on the other, perhaps heavy industrial? Not ideal. To plan for a growing Alberta, the provincial government has mandated Growth Management Boards for the Calgary and Edmonton regions...


Bathroom renovation ideas

Bathroom renovation ideas How to renovate your bathroom more effectively and which bathroom design to pick? Bathrooms are one of the most frequently used rooms in the house. As a result, they are among the most popular rooms for renovation. Your bathroom plays a vital role in your home. It should be soothing as a haven of peace, but practical as a functional space. That is why it is beneficial to take the plunge and design your own bathroom...