At Smith Renovations, we incorporates process, open communication and mutual respect to all aspects of our business. We assign a primary project manager to each project who has a comprehensive scope of responsibility that ensures projects are on time and on budget.

Our culture is one of working with likeminded people that truly enjoy what they do. We create “Right Size/Right Fit“ spaces for our clients. We do this by working with only the best, most respected tradespeople, suppliers, and industry professionals. People committed to quality and who truly enjoy what they do. We’re longtime Calgarians and have design and building experience specific to Calgary and its surrounding neighbourhoods. We complete every project with the same dedication to detail and quality. Every project is backed by our industry leading warranty. 

Specializing in home renovation, we strive to provide our clients with comprehensive home, kitchen, basement and bathroom packages for turnkey projects. Our goal is to ensure that your vision is realized throughout the project, maintaining the agreed upon layouts, schemes and design. As a result, we are able to foresee any issues or inconsistencies that may arise and consistently meet your expectations. 

Contact us today and we will be happy to discuss your home renovation project with you and answer any questions you might have.

Bridgeland Developments Inc.

Smith Renovations works directly with it's sister company Bridgeland Developments when it comes to new builds. Bridgeland Eight was constructed in 2013 and Bridgeland Twelve is now pre selling fall 2018 possession.

 

BRIDGE TWELVE

Bridgeland Developments Twelve Interior
 

BRIDGE EIGHT

Thanks to it's incredible location in Bridgeland, it's massive view decks and beautiful design, Bridge Eight sold out before we finished building it however, TWELVE is under construction so owning a BDI Townhouse in Bridgeland is still possible.

Bridgeland Developments Bridge 8

In a partnership with Kristi Hyson, Mortgage Agent with Axiom Mortgage Solutions,

Smith's clients are able to access financing options for their home renovation or new home improvement projects enabling you to enhance your home with ease and without breaking the bank.

Refinance Plus Improvements is Beneficial to:

  • Avoid the stress of moving
  • Be able to have your dream kitchen
  • Be able to have your dream custom bathroom
  • Expand and improve your current home
  • Custom flooring solutions to meet your needs
  • Finally get that finished / improved basement

Purchase + Improvements Calgary’s older neighbourhoods have a lot to offer homebuyers: large lots, mature trees, proximity to family/friends, good schools, etc.

As a result, many Calgary homeowners fall in love with a neighbourhood but wouldn’t consider buying because the home itself needs some TLC and upgrades. 

With Purchase + Improvements financing, you would be able to apply for a mortgage loan and add the cost of renovations to your mortgage amount, enabling you to transform an old home into the home of your dreams in the neighbourhood you love, all included in one application.

Want to add an island to your kitchen, or remove walls to get an open concept?

Need to build a detached garage or create an entertainment space in your basement? With Purchase + Improvements you will be able transform your home and tailor it to your needs and the needs of your family with only 5% down payment.

How would Purchase + Improvements affect my mortgage payments? $10,000 of renovations adds approximately $50 to your mortgage payment.

Stay on budget! - If your home buying budget is $700,000 but you are not happy with the features or neighbourhood you can look at a lower priced house and customize it to meet your needs, while still staying within the $700,000 budget and monthly payment. 

*This option is not restricted to insured mortgages and is also applicable if you have 20% or more as a down payment, or are buying a home over $1,000,000.

Refinance and use the current equity

If you already own a home, you can refinance and use the current equity to renovate and increase the value of your home. Refinance options available to 80% or 85% LTV.

Refinance and use the current equity plus increased value

If you would like to renovate and don't have enough available equity to complete the renovations, you could include renovation costs and use the future value by refinancing using up to 80% of what your home will be worth after renovations. 

Starting to get excited about renovating your home with these affordable solutions? 

Our commitment to privacy

Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.

The Information We Collect

This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the Smith Design Build  website. On some pages you may make requests, and register to receive materials. The types of personal information collected at these pages are: name, address, email, phone number, (etc.)

The way we use information

We use the information you provide about yourself only for the purposes of fulfilling your quote request or replying to posted messages. We do not share this information with outside parties.

We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.

We use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our website and to share with advertisers. For example, we may tell an advertiser that X number of individuals visited a certain area on our website, or that Y number of men and Z number of women filled out our registration form, but we would not disclose anything that could be used to identify those individuals.

Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

Our commitment to data security

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

 

Can I use catalogue design ideas for my home renovation?

Yes. You are not limited to Smith's creativity or your own, if you find a design you like, we can replicate it to give you exactly the look and feel you want. The Houzz website, has a great variety to choose from.

If I have a question during my project who can I speak with?

Your Project Manager will be your contact from start to finish. He/she has intimate knowledge of your project and can answer any and all questions that may come up.

How much experience does Smith Renovations have?

Smith has more nearly 30 years experience in all facets of construction.

Who will have access to my house and are they trustworthy?

Smith employees, trades and suppliers are background checked, bonded and insured.

Are you insured? Are your employees and my property protected? 

See answer above.

What scope of the work can Smith help me out with?

Smith is a full service General Contractor with resources to complete quality projects from concept to completion.

Do I need other contractors to finish my project? 

No need for other contractors, Smith can do it all!

Do I have to move out during my renovation? 

Most renovations can be done without having to move out of the house, we use dust control to minimize the impact.

How long will my project take to complete? 

It all depends on the scope of work, as an example, most basement developments can be completed within 6 – 8 weeks.

Is it true that different times of the year are better for renovations? If so, how does this affect the price of my renovation?

Some renovations are better suited to “non winter construction” and example would be an addition where concrete foundations are required. Most other renovations can be done year round and does not increase the cost of the project.

What is your warranty policy?

Our warranty is two years on material and workmanship. Any deficiencies found to be latent will be covered for 10 years.

Do I need permits? Can Smith get them for me?

Permit requirement are determined before the project begins. If required, all permit applications and building inspections are handled by Smith.

How do I make changes once the project has started? 

Changes are made via “change order”. Change orders will be priced and agreed to before the change is implemented.

Should I purchase my own fixtures and materials or can you get a better deal?

All material and labour is supplied by Smith. Our purchasing power ensures better pricing than if purchased by an individual. Materials supplied through our vendors come with a comprehensive warranty on both material and workmanship.