Stories Tagged - renos
April 09, 2020 | Geoff Geddes
Jan. 24, 2020 | Natalie Noble
"Not understanding exactly what's involved in a renovation project is where the DIY can really come into peril," said Barry Johnson, co-owner of Dependable Renovations.
For the determined and prepared, Johnson broke down some of the most important safety considerations for DIY renovations:
Oct. 10, 2019 | Josh Skapin
Oct. 10, 2019 | Gerald Vander Pyl
Here is a comparison between the most common siding products (click to expand):
Oct. 16, 2019 | Natalie Noble
Long before Calgary culinary personality Julie Van Rosendaal fell in love with her Ramsay home, which was built in 1906, her mother declared it "Julie's House."
Oct. 16, 2019 | Barb Livingstone
Both Steve Francis, owner of Aspire Renovations, and Karen Allbright, owner of organizational design company Calm Order, agree homeowners must plan well to ensure changes to the kitchen improve its function.
Oct. 10, 2019 | Natalie Noble
Sept. 11, 2019 | Kirby Cox
July 18, 2018 | Stefan Strangman
Driving has always been a way of life for Calgarians, and given the ubiquity of cars in in the city, garages are a must for almost every home.
Whether looking to build a home for the first time or renovating an old one, detached or attached garages are the options most builders choose. However, special builds also exist and can even include underground parking or tunnels, at costs upwards of $35,000 for a triple-detached unit.
June 20, 2018 | Cody Stuart
There are many dramatic changes you can make when preparing a home for photos. Renovating a bathroom or kitchen can reap big resale rewards, while a fresh coat of paint or new siding can add serious curb appeal. But for those working with a limited budget or on a shorter timeline, there are more subtle changes that can have your house looking its best prior to an open house or having photos taken.