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Sellingyourhome
Posted September 16 By Excel Homes

Tips for selling your home

Hoa
Posted August 7 By Excel Homes

Homeowner associations - are they worth the extra cash?

Seed Vs  Sod
Posted August 5 By Excel Homes

Your yard: seed vs. sod

Cotainerplanting
Posted July 23 By Excel Homes

An introduction to container planting

Sarah
Posted July 12 By Excel Homes

The 8 do's of landscaping

Purchasetopossession
Posted July 3 By Excel Homes

The down low on purchase to possession

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Posted February 23 By Excel Homes

Handy dandy moving checklist

Mhgy Waverley Prairie Couple Kitchen Steph C 1
Posted January 25 By Excel Homes

Clever housewarming gift ideas (that work even if you're on a budget)

Gatherthemup
Posted June 20 By Excel Homes

At home: vacation checklist for your garden

In last week’s blog we discussed getting your home vacation-ready. This week, we’re sharing tips and tricks for preparing your garden!


Hathaway Sav Great Room
Posted June 13 By Excel Homes

At home: vacation checklist part one

The kids are almost finished school and your summer vacation plans are likely set. Visiting out-of-town family, camping trips and maybe even a holiday abroad are in the calendar. However, before you travel, be sure to review our handy vacation checklist to help ready your home for while you’re away. Bon voyage!

Theme
Posted June 7 By Excel Homes

At home: host a pinterest worthy backyard bash

Al fresco parties are a much loved summer tradition in Calgary. Our long summer days are perfect for afternoon barbeques and late night parties. Each year Excel’s COO Dean Campbell, and his wife Kim, throw an amazing summer barbeque. As it’s always a Pinterest worthy affair, we chatted with Kim to find out her secrets for hosting the perfect backyard bash.

Savory Shish Kebabs
Posted May 16 By Excel Homes

At home: bbq basics

Clean off the grill – it’s finally barbeque season in Calgary. Throughout the colder months, the kitchen is the heart of every home. But come summer, the backyard takes over and the grill is centre stage. Check out our barbeque guide – complete with a recipe from our in-house expert Perry Mah, Senior Estimator at Excel.