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What to look forward to at the Calgary Renovation Show

The Calgary Renovation Show is back for another year! Whether you’re moving into a new space or renovating a current one, this is your chance to dream up something breathtakingly beautiful for your home. From the newest trends to the latest in technology, the Calgary Renovation Show has it all starting this Friday. Each day […]

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How to give new life to an old home

Older homes are often said to have ‘character,’ but after a while, that character can become outdated and too retro for the times. So, how do you take an older house and turn it into something modern with that homey touch? Here are a number of ways to take your home from old to modern […]

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De-bunking Myths About Fixer-Uppers

Before deciding that your next home must be a fixer-upper, you should do some homework into what to expect when purchasing these types of homes. Many prospective homebuyers tend to have a romanticized version of the entire process, and are quite shocked when confronted with the hard reality. Fixer-upper homes can often represent a good deal, […]

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As renovations rise, here’s how to handle your own

According to new figures released by ATB’s Economist earlier today, renovation spending in Alberta has increased quite significantly, most likely due to the economic climate. Statistics Canada says Alberta homeowners spent $1.56 billion on major projects in the second quarter of this year, expanding or improving properties. That’s up from $1.53 billion in the first […]

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Tips for keeping your renovations on track

Whether you’re doing a room renovation or a whole house remodel, there are certain aspects of the process that can slow things down if you don’t plan ahead. Here are some solutions to common delays in renovation projects: Windows and exterior doors are things you should play close attention to. With a wide selection of colours, […]

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