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Frequently Asked

Q: How long has Peak Improvements been in business/what kind of experience do you have?

A: Peak Improvements was formed in 2007 by our President, Rick St. Laurent. In 2011 Rick was joined by his son-in-law Chris Schellenberg and together they have built Peak Improvements into a leading home construction company within the Edmonton Capital Region. Our portfolio of projects features a wide variety of home renovations ranging from whole home overhauls to bathroom remodels and more!

Q: What is your Guaranteed Price + No Surprise Contract? Does it really work?

A: Our Guaranteed Price + No Surprise Contract means exactly what it says! Our team takes pride in giving our homeowners the peace of mind to know that, when they sign on the dotted line, we are 100% committed to upholding the price agreed upon. Our contract means you never have to worry about sudden price changes, hidden fees, or any other unpleasant “surprises”.

Q: How much will my renovation cost?

A: The cost of your project will vary greatly depending on the scope of work, scale, function, and materials used during construction. Our team will work closely with you to find the components and layout that works best for your home.

Or, check out our new Renovation Budget Calculator Tool

Q: Does Peak Improvements supply all materials needed?

A: Yes. This allows us to guarantee the quality and consistency of items used during your project.

Q: Do you use subcontractors?

A: Yes. Peak Improvements is proud to partner with our network of highly vetted and experienced trade partners. Doing so allows up to provide exceptional results in a timely and reliable manner.

Q: Do you have an in house team of designers and architects?

A: Yes! Peak Improvements happily hosts a dedicated team of designers and architects. Our experts will help you select and layout every detail of your project, guaranteeing a smooth build.

Q: Will I need a building permit?

A: It depends on the scope of your project. Peak Improvements ensures that all projects and renovations are up to current building code standards and will obtain relevant permits as required.

Q: Do you offer a warranty on your renovations?

A: Absolutely. We provide a non-transferable, limited lifetime warranty on all materials and workmanship as long as you live in your home.

Q: How Long Will My Renovation Take?

A: Every project is unique and timelines largely depend on the scope, scale, and function of your renovation. While smaller and more straightforward projects may take as little as 3-6 weeks, more complex renovations could take as long as 3-4 months. Peak Improvements will happily work alongside you to design a build that adheres as closely to your timeline as possible.

Q: What Kind of Renovations Do You Do?

A: Peak Improvements is proud to partner with homeowners on a wide range of renovations. From minor fixes to complete overhauls and more, we’re here to help!

Q: What Is A Design/Build Contractor?

A: Design/Build contractors handle all elements of construction including architectural, interior and structural components of the house. They work with their clients to create a project plan with all construction details clearly identified prior to commencing with the renovation.

Q: Where Do I Go Shopping For My Finishing Touches?

A: Peak Improvements works with all major wholesalers and are happy to integrate elements and pieces from all suppliers.

Q: Do I Have To Complete All Aspects Of My Renovation At Once?

A: No! If you’re looking to undertake a large scale renovation, Peak is happy to work with you to plan out different phases for your project.

Q: Can You Make My Home Look Like ______ (Trend/Style/Aesthetic) ?

A: Yes! Our talented design team makes it easy to bring your ideal style to life.

Q: How Can I Follow The Progress Of Project?

A: Peak Improvements believes in transparency through the entire duration of your project.  Homeowners will receive access to our online portal that offers a comprehensive overview of the progress of your build to ensure you always feel in the loop.

Q: How Do We Schedule Payments?

A: Peak Improvements has a defined milestone-based payment system laid out in each of our contracts for your convenience.

Tips & resources

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Renovation Preparation Guide

A quick step-by-step guide on how to prepare for and complete a successful renovation project on your home.

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New Home Preparation Guide

Ready to create the perfect home for the whole family to enjoy? Peak Improvements is here to help. A quick step-by-step guide.

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