The Open Concept

Open concept living spaces are common in today’s home designs with several factors influencing their rise in popularity. One of the predominant influences is the rise in dual-income households. Our lifestyles are based around partnership, with household duties now being shared.

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Join us for a Renovation Seminar Saturday November 3rd, 2012!

On Saturday November 3rd, 2012 from 9:15am-11:15am, join us for a Renovation Seminar hosted by BMO, Sotheby’s, Pinnacle Group and Phase One Design! We are honoured to be a part of the panel of experts helping Consumers demystify the home Renovation process as well as find out how to maximize your Renovation dollar and project impact.   This seminar will provide you with valuable information regarding project financing, planning, permits, dollar return and costing of both small and large home Renovation projects. Tips and tricks as well as what to avoid to ensure a successful Renovation will also be discussed! There are

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Pinnacle Announces Address For Upcoming Pre-Board Tour

Join us on Saturday July 14th, 2012 for our Pre-Board Tour of a spectacular project in progress in the exquisite community of Kelvin Grove. This Tour allows you to see behind the walls of a Pinnacle project; prior to the installation of the drywall. Here’s a unique opportunity to: • Gain knowledge about common industry short-cuts that are often “covered up” by Builders and not discovered by Home Owners until years after their project completion date. • Discover how to avoid delays and cost-overruns typically associated with Renovations and Custom Built Homes. • Learn about the top 3 considerations when

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Innovative New StageItSold™ Program Helps Realtors Achieve Fewer Days on Market

Recently, Pinnacle Group released this official StageItSold™ Press Release  to Canadian Newswire highlighting their phenomenal new program.  CALGARY, May 14, 2012 /CNW/ – StageItSold™ takes the common Real Estate practice of ‘staging’ to a whole new level, resulting in tremendous success for the Realtors currently involved with the beta-test of this revolutionary new program. StageItSold™ eliminates the all-too-common problem that Realtors face when listing upscale properties that are considered ‘old’, ‘tired’, and ‘dated.’ “There simply isn’t much appeal to Buyers upon seeing homes that need obvious work,” states Scott Palmer, Realtor Coordinator for StageItSold™. “Often times, Buyers have difficulty in picturing

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Visit Pinnacle Group At Destination Renovation At The Home Expo Show – Jan 2012

Join Pinnacle Group at the Renomark™ Destination Renovation Exhibit at the upcoming 40th Annual Home Expo Show – January 13-15, 2012 at the BMO Centre – Stampede Park. Along with 5 other Renomark™program members, we will be on hand to provide the public with a no-pressure opportunity to consult with industry experts about your renovation or custom built home project. Receive trustworthy advice on how to confidently select a builder and ask the questions you have in a non-pressure environment.   Renomark™was established five years ago by Canadian Home Builder’s Association – Calgary Region’s Renovation Council with the goal of

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Saturday November 19th Reno Tour Address Announced

With less than a week away to our upcoming Reno Tour we are gearing up for an event that marries the best in custom home renovations and elite automobiles! Reno Tours provide us with the opportunity to showcase first hand what the Pinnacle experience is all about and what you can expect when choosing Pinnacle Group for your home renovation or custom built home. We are so fortunate to have such amazing Customers who allow us to showcase their homes to the public; this truly is a testament to the success of the project and the trust and respect we work so hard to

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Announcing a ‘Pinnacle Exclusive’ Renovation Tour

Another of Pinnacle’s clients has graciously consented to showcase their home in a ‘Pinnacle Exclusive’ Renovation Tour! You will not want to miss viewing this gorgeous home, located in the prestigious neighbourhood of Varsity Estates! This completed project boasts countless unique features including numerous radius walls (the open ceiling study incorporates an entire wall of radius glass blocks), to a two-tone kitchen showcasing a custom antiqued ‘old world’ corner desk. Stepping through the magnificent front door you are welcomed by a sweeping curved staircase, 20 foot ceilings, and extraordinary custom tile inlay. An abundance of windows bathes the home in

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17 Essential Questions to Ask When Considering a Renovation or Custom Home Build – Part 6

These are the final questions in our blog series… read below for the conclusion to this article! Question 16: What steps do you take to maintain a safe, organized and clean worksite? Pinnacle Group:  As of 2011, Pinnacle Group has achieved its SECOR™ Certification. A SECOR™ Certified company consists of 10 employees or less who each must participate in an in-depth Health and Safety program and subsequent exam created by the Alberta Construction industry. The SECOR™ program has shown proven results; a review in Alberta showed that employers with COR/SECOR™ Certification had: 25% lower claims costs than those who did

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17 Essential Questions to Ask When Considering a Renovation or Custom Home Build – Part 4

Continuing the Questions to Ask blog series… read below for Part 4! Question 10: Do you charge a deposit? Pinnacle Group:  Yes we collect a deposit at the onset of your project to place orders for materials that will be required including: exterior windows/doors, framing materials, special-order items such as plumbing fixtures etc. In order to collect deposits or progress billings of any kind, Pinnacle is required by Alberta law to be a Bonded Contractor and carry a ‘Pre-Paid Contractors license’. Question 11: Do you know about the lien regulations and requirements of the Alberta Government? Pinnacle Group: Yes –

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17 Essential Questions to Ask When Considering a Renovation or Custom Home Build – Part 3

Read below for our 3rd installment of this insightful blog series….! Question 7: Do you offer a warranty on your work? Pinnacle Group:  Yes, as a RenoMark™ Renovator we offer a minimum of a two year warranty on all work (excludes minor home repair and manufacturers warranty). Pinnacle Group offers an additional three year warranty on structural components for a total of a five year warranty; as well we offer a ‘Client for Life’ program for as long as you own your home! In terms of New Home Construction, Pinnacle Group offers the National Home Warranty Program’s™ five year warranty

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Pinnacle Design Studio

PHONE: 403-720-8789 | FX: 403-720-6121

Location & Hours

Mon – Fri / 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Sat / 10am – 3pm (starting Sept 7)
Location: #4 – 10672 46th Street SE