Indoor Gardens – The Next Kitchen Design Trend?

Indoor garden - built-in planter

There is a growing trend (no pun intended!) towards eating fresh, locally-grown food. And there is nothing fresher than harvesting food from your own garden. Unfortunately we live in a climate with a very short growing season and can only grow our own herbs and veggies a few months out of the year…. or can we? Enter the indoor garden.

In …

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How to Solve Your Laundry Room Frustrations

French style laundry room

Do you have one of those laundry areas in a dingy, unfinished basement? Or do you perpetually have a big pile of dirty clothes on the laundry room floor, waiting to be sorted and washed?

I believe the state of your laundry room is directly correlated with your feelings towards doing laundry, and that laundry rooms no longer need to be …

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The House that Love Built – An Accessible Home for Kadence & Addison

Accessible home for Kadence & Addison

This is a story about what can happen when a community comes together to help a family that is facing challenges beyond anything they ever imagined….

Let us introduce you to Shanna Leavitt and her two daughters, Kadence and Addison.

In May of 2015, life threw them a curveball. Both girls were diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder known as Friedrich’s Ataxia …

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Home Office Design: 6 Great Layouts

Are you converting a spare room into an office and looking for some home office design layouts? Keep reading for some great home office configuration ideas.

So you have a room that you would like to convert to a home office… Maybe you have a spare room in the basement, or maybe one of your kids has just left home and you are …

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6 Essential Kitchen Storage Accessories

Kitchen storage accessories - pullout pantries

Kitchen renovations are by far one of the most popular home improvements. Not only does a kitchen remodel offer one of the highest returns on investment, but as one of the most utilized spaces in your home, your new kitchen will provide you with enjoyment like no other home improvement.

There are many aspects that contribute to a well-designed, functional kitchen, …

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6 Great Ways to Sabotage Your Kitchen

custom kitchen cabinets

It seems that everyone is renovating these days, and one of the most popular choices for a makeover is the kitchen. And for good reason – a kitchen renovation provides one of the highest returns on your investment, and creates an immediate improvement in the look and comfort of your home.

Unfortunately, there are some common errors in judgment that many …

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Tips on How to Select Your Cabinetry

custom kitchen cabinets

If you are contemplating a kitchen renovation, a major consideration will be the selection of the cabinets. There are many cabinet suppliers, each offering different types and quality of cabinets, and it can be difficult to compare products unless you know what you are looking for.

Different manufacturers have different construction methods, and most have a certain type of construction and …

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5 Variables that Affect the Price of Your Cabinets

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There are many cabinet suppliers in Calgary, and many different types of cabinets. It is important to understand the variables that affect the price of your cabinetry, as this will help you to identify what options are right for you, as well as compare “apples to apples” when comparing quotes from different suppliers.
There are five general areas that will affect …

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