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How To Find The Right Contractor For Your Renovation

Posted by Parabola Developments on Mar 14, 2019.

If you’re lucky enough to have a quality contractor in the family, this article is not for you! Finding a qualified and trustworthy contractor is a big source of stress for many homeowners, and rightly so! It can be nerve wracking to hand off your home (and your money) to someone you just met, especially when contractor horror stories seem to pop up every now and again in the news. Following these simple steps when choosing a contractor will help you rest easy at night knowing you made a we...Read More Here!


Four Home Renovations That Will Raise Your Property Value

Posted by Parabola Developments on Feb 14, 2019.

If you are thinking about selling your house in the next 2-4 years, you may be considering some upgrades to help you get the most out of the sale. It’s important to know the areas where a reno can help you increase the value of your home, and which ones can actually detract from the asking price. By doing the renovations ahead of time, you can add value to your home and allow your family to enjoy the benefits before you sell. Read on for four home renovations that are sure to raise your proper...Read More Here!


Feature Walls: Do’s & Don’ts

Posted by Parabola Developments on Jan 14, 2019.

Feature walls, also known as accent walls, are a quick and easy way to add visual interest to a space. However, with an endless amount of options it can be difficult to know where to even start when it comes to creating an accent wall in your home. Read on to learn a few do’s and don’ts to make sure your next accent wall goes off without a hitch. Don’t: Be afraid of colour Painting one wall a slightly darker shade of beige than the rest of the room doesn’t count as an accent wall. Don...Read More Here!


3 Ways to Make Your Home Feel Bigger

Posted by Parabola Developments on Dec 14, 2018.

In a small space, every inch counts. Small rooms can often feel cramped and confining. So how do you make the most of out of a small room? Read on to learn a few design tips and tricks that fool the eye and make interiors seem much more spacious than they really are. 1. Utilize Space Through Built-In Storage An uncluttered home seems much bigger than one with items piled up all over the place. Proper storage will not only help to keep your home uncluttered, but it can also improve the function...Read More Here!


Should I convert my older home to an infill?

Posted by Parabola Developments on Nov 1, 2018.

Whether you have been there since day one or just recently purchased it, an older home presents a wide range of advantages and disadvantages to property owners. Infill homes are also a very popular trend-- adding to urban density is often subsidized at different levels of government, so more and more projects are appearing in established neighborhoods. While public opinion differs, it is up to you as the property owner to decide if you should convert your older home. DEMO MONEY, DEMO PROBLEMS ...Read More Here!