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Basement Development Calgary

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At Econo Basements, we take pride in offering the best basement development services that Calgary homeowners trust. Our commitment to excellence sets us apart. We understand the importance of a quality basement development, that’s why we only hire the best basement contractors in Calgary, tradesman who share our dedication to quality craftsmanship and customer satisfaction. 

When you choose Econo Basements, you’re not only choosing a team of experts, but also ensuring your peace of mind. Rest assured that we strictly adhere to Alberta’s building code, ensuring that your basement project meets the highest standards of safety and quality.

What Sets Us Apart

Basements Are Our Specialty

At Econo Basements, we’re not your typical general contractor. Our exclusive focus is on basement development. We don’t diversify our expertise with full home renovations or other construction projects – we specialize solely in basements.

Why is this important? It means that when you choose us, you’re selecting a team that is fully committed to basement design, construction, and renovation. Our specialization allows us to consistently deliver exceptional quality and efficiency in every project we undertake. Our specialization in basement development allows us to consistently deliver exceptional quality and efficiency in every project we undertake. With years of experience, we’ve encountered and successfully addressed a wide range of basement challenges, from previous contractor mistakes to intricate design complexities.

Quality Assurance

Our Warranty

At Econo Basements, we provide an extensive 1-year warranty that covers all trades, labor, and materials. We take pride in our commitment to excellence, using only the highest-quality brand name products and hiring top-tier basement contractors. While it’s rare for us to receive warranty claims, our clients find peace of mind in knowing that every aspect of our work is backed by a lasting warranty. Unlike some other warranties, transferring your warranty to the next homeowner is hassle free!

Homestars Verified and BBB A+ Rated

At Econo Basements, our commitment to trustworthiness is exemplified by our Homestars Verified status, which includes thorough criminal background checks for added security. We also take pride in our BBB A+ Rating, a testament to our unwavering dedication to professionalism and quality

What Sets Us Apart

Custom Basement Design

We’re not just basement contractors; we’re also experts in basement design. With a wealth of experience gained from numerous basement development projects, we possess a deep understanding of basement design possibilities and limitations. We communicate and collaborate with you closely to turn your concepts into reality, while also maintaining cost-efficiency and practicality.

Secondary Suite Development

If you’re interested in adding a secondary suite to your basement for a secondary source of income, we have the experience to make that happen. We ensure we follow Alberta’s Building Code and have all of the proper permits to begin construction to ensure your basement meets the requirements for a legal secondary suite in Calgary.

Basement Finishing

We specialize in turning unfinished or underutilized basements into beautifully finished areas that add value and functionality to your home. Whether you want a man cave, a basement bar, or a secondary basement suite, Our team of contractors will work closely with you to bring your vision to life, while ensuring that every detail meets the highest standards of quality and aesthetics. 



Frequently Asked Questions

What is The Cost For A Basement Development in Calgary

The cost of a basement development in Calgary can vary widely depending on several factors, such as the size and complexity of the project, the quality of materials and finishes, and the specific features and amenities you want to include. As a result, it’s difficult to provide a precise estimate without first understanding the scope of the project. However, on average, a basement development in Calgary can cost anywhere from $40,000 to over $100,000 or more. To get an accurate number you can get a free quote from Econo Basement Builders, no obligations necessary!

How Long Does a Basement Development Calgary Take?

A basement development in Calgary requires a permit from the city of Calgary. The approval process tends to take around 30 days but can take up to 90 days for larger projects. Once we have the permit, basement developments typically take around 8-12 weeks, although this is no guarantee since each project varies in size and complexity.

How Messy Is a Basement Development?

When it comes to basement development, one of the biggest concerns for homeowners is how messy the process will be. While it’s true that any construction project will generate some dust and debris, there are steps that can be taken to minimize the mess. At Econo Basements, we take great care to protect your home during the process. We use plastic barriers to contain the dust and dirt, and we use specialized equipment to control the spread of airborne particles. Additionally, our team is trained to clean up after themselves each day, leaving your home as tidy as possible throughout the development process.