Last week we learnt how to throw your kiddos a backyard bash so this week we will find out how to make sure the lawn is in top form. In order to learn how to manicure your lawn to perfection, we need to unleash the secrets from the lawn pros. So start your mowers and get ready to impress!
Is your laundry room underwhelming? A poorly lit room where single socks and dryer lint run rampant? Given the many hours we spend washing, sorting, and folding clothes, we feel the laundry room should be a welcoming space. So roll up your sleeves and get ready to show your laundry room some love with a few of these simple tips and tricks:
The Calgary region is bursting with lush, green parks and playgrounds that are perfect for picnicking. As everyone loves a day at the park, we’ve chatted with our employees and homeowners to find out their favourite places for al fresco dining. Check out which parks scored top spots on our list!
School is out for summer! With the July long weekend behind us, we are looking forward to the weekends ahead. We’ve got the details of planning an adult party under control, now we need to entertain the kids! It’s their turn to let loose and make the most of their backyards during the summer months. We've broken down the party essentials into three easy steps that are guaranteed to have your neighbourhood kids talking about your shindig all summer long.
Giving back to our community is one of Excel’s core values. Throughout the year we organize a host of fundraising events and volunteering opportunities for our employees and their families. One of our favourite annual company sponsored events is Not Just A Walk In the Park, in support of Hospice Calgary.
Last week we learnt how to throw an Epic Backyard Party so this week we will find out how to prepare some good eats. In order to learn how to BBQ like a boss just in time for Stampede, we need to unleash the secrets from the best grillers in the world. So throw that apron on and get on that backyard grill!
Read our monthly events blog to find out the great events our city of Calgary and surrounding area has to offer. This month we look forward to everything Stampede. Read on to find out the details of the events and how to take part!
Summer has arrived which means it’s time to plan a party! We've broken down the party essentials into three easy steps that are guaranteed to have your neighbours talking about your shindig all summer long.
Your garage may be the most underutilized space in your home. Sure you park the car in there, and probably store your tools, garden supplies, camping gear and sports equipment. But have you maximized the space? Is it easy to obtain every item? Or do you feel a sense of dread when you have to search for a specific tool, or pull out the Christmas decorations? If this is the case, be sure to check out these tips and tricks to help you get the most out of your garage:
Read our monthly events blog to find out the great events our city of Calgary and surrounding area has to offer. This month we look forward to a variety of events such as YYC Lobsterfest and lunch time Street Piano Performances. Read on to find out the details of these fabulous events and find out how to take part!
We’re just about two weeks away from the first day of summer. Kids are counting down their final days of school. Vacation plans and camps are (hopefully!) booked. Sunscreen, flip flops and brimmed hats have replaced toques, scarves and mitts. And barbeque dinners, picnic lunches and popsicles have infiltrated our weekly meal plans. Now is the time to freshen up your décor for summer. Here are a few of our favourite, fabulous finds to help get you started:
Excel Homes is committed to creating innovative and thoughtfully designed homes and providing unparalleled value to our homeowners. To accomplish this, we rely on a team of dedicated individuals – like Maureen Myden, our amazing Walden Area Sales Manager.