Basement renovation calgary

Finished Basement Value

With Calgary’s housing market slow at the moment, should homeowners move or renovate? Will finishing or updating your basement change the home’s value? Instead of moving, why not finish your basement? Basement development adds more useable space for you and your family to enjoy your home. Add a bathroom, bedroom, workspace/craft room, entertainment area for you or the kids. If …

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Four Mistakes to Avoid When Remodelling Your Basement

Remodelling your basement can be a daunting process, and without the proper knowledge, many mistakes can be made. Let Econo Basements help you plan the perfect basement or garage development. The talented Econo Basements team will do the work for you and plan your basement development with the highest standard of quality. Continue reading to learn about some common mistakes …

Econo Basements Rebranded

We are proud to announce the rebrand of Spacious Basements as Econo Basements. We are your local Southern Alberta basement renovation company who believes all our clients deserve high-quality workmanship, respect, and full transparency. Our team is excited to deliver the renovations you’ve always dreamed of. Contact us today for a free quote for your basement development or detached garage …

Build Your Dream Secondary Basement Suite

Econo Basements is your local, go to Basement Renovations Company. We can help you design and develop your secondary basement suite or improve your existing basement layout. Before we discuss your basement renovations, it is vital to understand basement building code in Calgary. Did you know, as of March 12, 2018, the City of Calgary voted and approved new amendments …

Econo Basement Website Launch

Introducing Calgary’s premier basement remodelling company Econo Basements. We aim to provide our clients with the best experience and results possible. Every project is unique and we strive to educate our clientele which enables us to develop the best strategy for each basement transformation project. From simple upgrades to complete renovation overhauls, we incorporate key trends in interior design to …

Why Hire A Contractor

It’s no surprise that hiring a contractor to finish your basement will cost more money than doing the work yourself. Typically, a contractor will make 20% of the total costs for the work being done. For example, on a $30,000 basement, your contractor is making $6000. However, when you really break it down a basement development is typically a 12-week …

Why are windows important when developing my basement?

When considering the layout for your basement development, windows need to factor in as a major consideration. Basement windows are regulated the Alberta Building Code as well as the Rules and Regulations regarding safety from City of Calgary. Windows become a deciding factor in permit approvals when it comes to Bedrooms. Bedroom windows in a basement must have an opening …

The Trendy Basement

These open spaces are continuing from 2017 because of the continuous push to remove separating walls that confide spaces. In the 1950’s walls were common among every home with walls dividing the kitchen, living room, rooms and bathrooms. The basements were also confided in walls and were very separated, causing the dinginess of basement stereotyping to begin. At Econo Basements …