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Turn Your Basement into a Pub

If you’re looking to do something different than the usual ideas of storage room, bedroom, or indoor gaming room for your basement – THEN – How about a pub? Now, this is something you won’t find in a regular Edmonton home. A pub setting can be an awesome place to host a gathering, unwind after a tiring day, or watch your favorite game. So, how do you turn your dreary…

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How does Adding a Detached Garage Add Value to Your Property?

Generally, there are three types of garages: attached garage, detached garage, and detached garage with above suites. Attached garages are the ones attached to your house whereas detached garages are separate constructions that are away from the main building of your house. A garage legal suite is a two-story detached garage with the second level designed to incorporate a legal suite/apartment. There are a great number of benefits of detached…

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Do You Have The Right Basement Layout?

For most homeowners in Edmonton, the basement is the most ignored part of the house. It’s probably equivalent to a dungeon in a castle, only to be used when you have to store something unwanted. And it’s easy to understand why. BUT! If you are redesigning or renovating your basement, then you want a basement floor plan that gives you more utility and make it more than just a place…

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Redesign Your Garage

7 Signs You Need to Redesign Your Garage

Sometimes, because of poor workmanship by the previous builder, years of being exposed to severe weather or severe neglect, a garage may need to be torn down and a new one rebuilt. But more often than not, you may want to build a new garage because your current garage design does not meet your needs. Burton Quality Builders can provide complete assistance to redesign your garage once you identify signs…

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Why Should You Have More Than Parking Space in Your Garage?

Most garages are designed to provide parking space and to store outdoor accessories. However, homeowners these days prefer having extra space in their garage for various reasons. Find out why you, too, must plan to have more than parking space in your garage. To Store Garage Essentials A garage is not only meant for parking your vehicles inside but also for storing garage essentials such as a shop vac, winter…

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Garage Building Permit – City of Edmonton

When you hire a builder to construct your garage, be sure you discuss who is responsible for obtaining the permits and calling for inspections. A reputable garage builder will make sure each permit is pulled and every inspection is called and passed. Ensure your contract clearly states who is in charge of this task as this can save you a lot of legal trouble, liability and/or fines. Benefits of acquiring…

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When Should You Refinish Your Basement?

Many people use their unfinished basements for storage and often it can become one big junk pile. Did you know that by renovating your basement you could gain up to 30% living space if you have a two-storey home? Here are some signs that it is time to refinish your basement: Bursting at the Seams Is your home bursting at the seams? Are your kids fighting over a shared bathroom…

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Handle Mold

How Does a Professional Handle Mold and Moisture Problems?

Excess water and moisture in basements can come from a variety of sources such as cracks in the foundation, improper ventilation, leaks or floods. In basements with moisture issues, mold growth, which is often characterised by black or green spots on your basement walls, flooring, or furnishings, can be a concern. Mold is harmful and can cause many health problems like asthma, various infections, cough, rashes, congestion, and allergies. While…

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How to Make Your Basement More Livable?

Most homeowners use their basement space for storing unwanted or extra objects and belongings. This is a huge waste of property and additional space. You can consider upgrading your basement to transform and make it more functional and livable. Making your dark and unfinished basement livable is a good way to add to your home’s living space. Here are some ways you can transform the basement space. Decide the Purpose…

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