Construction Experience

19 04, 2018

Spring 2018 Featured Whole Home Renovation: An Open Concept Kitchen Living Room

By |April 19th, 2018|City of Calgary Building Permits, Construction Experience, Dialogue and Problem Solving, Featured Renovation, Structural Changes|Comments Off on Spring 2018 Featured Whole Home Renovation: An Open Concept Kitchen Living Room

Prior to purchasing this bungalow which required a whole-home renovation, our homeowners were searching for a two storey house.  They were living in an apartment with all of the rooms on the same level, so wanted a home where the master suite would feel more private.

James and Karla shopped with […]

19 04, 2018

Brick Construction: Building with Brick

By |April 19th, 2018|Brick Construction, Construction Experience|Comments Off on Brick Construction: Building with Brick

Brick is the oldest building material in the world. When considering using brick in a construction project, you will need to consider size, colour, texture, and durability.

Colour is the most visually obvious detail, but something else to consider is whether the colour is solid or varied. Several decades ago […]

19 01, 2018

Featured Kitchen Renovation – Western Inspired Open Concept Kitchen

By |January 19th, 2018|Construction Experience, Dialogue and Problem Solving, Featured Kitchen, Finding your Renovation Contractor in Calgary, Interior Design, Respect For Your Budget, Structural Changes|0 Comments

Prior to renovating this home, there were lots of discussions about a functional design; Our homeowners wanted a beautiful open concept design. Their home had a wall separating the living room from the kitchen, and also a wall separating the dining room. When it comes to working with the […]

18 07, 2017

Experience, Licensing and City of Calgary Permits

By |July 18th, 2017|City of Calgary Building Permits, Construction Experience, Finding your Renovation Contractor in Calgary, Licensing|Comments Off on Experience, Licensing and City of Calgary Permits

As I mentioned before I will be talking about a few points in each of the next several blog posts that you should consider before hiring your renovation company.  Hope you find this information useful!

Licensing/credibility

Ensuring that your general contractor is licensed with the City of Calgary should be one […]

12 06, 2016

Finding your Renovation Contractor in Calgary

By |June 12th, 2016|Ability to View Previous Work, Access to Job Sites, City of Calgary Building Permits, Clean Jobsites, Client Referrals, Construction Experience, Credibility, Dialogue and Problem Solving, Finding your Renovation Contractor in Calgary, Interior Design, Licensing, Project Management, Quotes, Renovation Scheduling, Respect For Your Budget, Sub Trade Contractors, Warranty, WCB Insurance|Comments Off on Finding your Renovation Contractor in Calgary

As a homeowner, there’s a good chance that you’re thinking about renovating or making some changes to your home.  Whether now or in the future a base of good research will help you work towards creating a renovation you will love, day after day.

Perhaps you’ve walked through a friend’s […]