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Meet the Leading Basement Builders in Calgary

Finishing your basement is the perfect way to add value to your home. Whether you are looking to sell your property soon or want to expand the amount of space you and your family can enjoy indoors, The Basement Renovators is your go-to destination for professional basement renos in Calgary. From simple renovations to full secondary suite installations, we have your back!

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The city of Calgary is running an incentive program to give qualifying homeowners up to $10,000  to build and register a secondary suite. Contact us today to find out how you can take advantage!

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Our Process


Initial Contact and Consultation

When you first contact us, our team arranges an initial site consultation to understand your vision, requirements, and budget for the basement renovation. During this meeting, we listen to your ideas, assess the space, and provide expert advice customized to your needs.

Detailed Estimates

Following the consultation, we provide you with a detailed estimate outlining the scope of work, materials, timeline, and costs involved. Our estimates are transparent, ensuring you have a clear understanding of every aspect of the project before proceeding.

Kickoff and Project Management Software Integration

Once you decide to proceed, we initiate the project kickoff phase, where you gain access to our project management software. This platform serves as the hub for all project-related communication, documents, schedules, and progress tracking.

24/7 Access to Your Portal

You will have round-the-clock access to your personalized client portal. Within this platform, you can view the complete project schedule, which is updated daily with progress pictures and detailed descriptions of the work completed to date. This level of transparency ensures you are always in the loop, even if you can't physically be on-site.
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Progress Updates and Communication

Throughout the renovation process, our team provides regular progress updates and communicates any changes or developments promptly. You even have the ability to message our team directly through our project management software, ensuring quick and efficient communication at all times.
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Comprehensive Warranty

Once your basement renovation is completed, our comprehensive warranty comes into effect, offering you the ultimate peace of mind by guaranteeing the quality of our workmanship and materials used in the project.

Final Walkthrough and Handover

Before the final handover, we will conduct a thorough walkthrough of the renovated basement with you. Any remaining items or touch-ups are addressed promptly to ensure your complete satisfaction.
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Post-Completion Support

Even after the project is completed, we remain available to address any questions or concerns you may have. Our commitment to exceptional customer service extends beyond the completion date, ensuring a positive experience from start to finish.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Renovating your basement provides numerous benefits, including adding valuable living space to your home, boosting your overall property value, and creating extra rooms for diverse purposes like entertainment areas, home offices, or guest suites.

The timeline for a basement renovation can vary depending on the scope of the project, including factors like the size of the basement, complexity of the design, and any unforeseen challenges. On average, basement renovations can take anywhere from 4 to 12 weeks.

Permit requirements for basement renovations vary by location and the extent of the renovation. In many cases, permits are required for structural changes, electrical work, plumbing alterations, and changes to the building’s footprint. It’s essential to check with your local municipality or consult with a professional contractor to determine the necessary permits for your project. Here at The Basement Renovators, we are a turn-key service and will take care of all the permitting and conversations with the city of Calgary for you.

The basement development cost in Calgary depends on various factors, including the size of the basement, the complexity of the design, the quality of materials used, and specific requirements. The average cost in the Calgary area is approximately $45 to $85 per square foot.

Adding a bathroom or kitchen to your basement can be a great way to increase functionality and convenience. However, it often requires careful planning and may involve additional considerations such as plumbing, ventilation, and permits. To explore your options and ensure compliance with building codes, consult with our professional contractors today!

To keep your basement renovation within budget, establish clear financial expectations from the outset and prioritize your must-have features. Working with our team at The Basement Renovators, we provide transparent pricing and help you make informed decisions. This prevents the occurrence of any unexpected costs and keeps your project on track financially.

When selecting a contractor for your basement renovation, it’s essential to consider factors such as experience, reputation, licensing and insurance, communication style, and past client reviews. Requesting quotes and conducting interviews with multiple contractors can help you make an informed decision and find the best fit for your project.

The basement renovation process typically involves several stages, including planning and design, demolition (if necessary), framing and structural work, electrical and plumbing installation, insulation, drywall installation, flooring, and finishing touches. Your contractor should provide regular updates throughout the process and be available to address any questions or concerns you may have.

Maximizing natural light in your basement can help create a more inviting and spacious living environment. Some options for increasing natural light include adding egress windows or window wells, installing light wells or sun tunnels, using light-coloured paint and finishes, and strategically placing mirrors to reflect light.

Some common challenges and considerations for basement renovations or a legal basement suite in Calgary can include moisture control and waterproofing, adequate insulation and ventilation, compliance with building codes and regulations, access to utilities and plumbing, and addressing any existing structural issues or hazards. Consulting with a professional contractor can help identify and address these challenges effectively.