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DECK MAINTENANCE: 5 Tips for Summer

Posted by Parabola Developments on Aug 1, 2017.

Summer on the prairies means patio season is in full effect! While maintenance and upkeep can seem like a chore during the warmer months, it is in your best interest to keep your deck in peak condition. Protecting your investment with simple preventative care can add years to the life of your porch and thousands of dollars to your property value. Not only that, a little bit of effort can help avoid much more costly repairs down the road. Read on for Parabola Developments best tips for summer dec...Read More Here!

 

CHANCE OF SHOWERS: 3 Different Ways to Customize Your Shower

Posted by Parabola Developments on Jul 1, 2017.

Whether renovating or building new, many home designers suggest that you begin with the rooms you spend the most time in: the bedroom, the kitchen and-- yes-- even the bathroom! It may seem like an afterthought, but an aesthetically pleasing bathroom can increase the quality of life for residents while adding value to the home. In a full bathroom, the shower is often the centrepiece and the customization options are endless. Keep reading Parabola Developments’ top three tips when choosing the ...Read More Here!

 

RENO KNOW-HOW: 4 Ways to Prepare a Home for Renovation

Posted by Parabola Developments on Jun 1, 2017.

Any home renovation project can be a challenge for the residents and contractors alike-- thankfully, there are some simple steps to follow to ease the pain. Do you have an upcoming reno or are you planning some home improvement? Prepare yourself by consulting Parabola Developments’ guide below and contact us with any questions or concerns. #1: Keep everybody informed The first step in any good reno project is to make sure everyone involved is on the same page. From parking priorities to prob...Read More Here!

 

GET FILLED IN ON INFILL!

Posted by Parabola Developments on May 1, 2017.

Real estate ads, home design trends, maybe even in your very neighbourhood-- if you don’t know what an infill house is, you have probably already seen one! A popular choice among new homebuyers and a very influential concept in urban planning, infill housing is quickly becoming a household term. If you are curious about the concept, read on for Parabola’s introduction to infill housing. WHAT IS AN INFILL? As a city develops, its older properties become redeveloped in a natural cycle-- mode...Read More Here!

 

Secondary Suites 101

Posted by Parabola Developments on Mar 30, 2017.

For years, secondary suites have often been overlooked or underutilized by many homeowners. Whether you are interested in subsidizing your own mortgage or you want to provide affordable rental housing, a secondary suite could be an excellent fit for many properties. Keep reading for Parabola Developments’ introduction to secondary suites, how to develop them and why you should invest in one. WHAT? If a property owner wants to add a secondary suite, they already have the benefit of a very cle...Read More Here!

 

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