Everybody knows, or at least can understand, that with great increases in population come great increases in new home construction. Since 1975, Edmonton’s population has doubled. At just over 40 years old, that leaves these houses with many systems that are nearing the end of their useful life expectancy.
For example, many homes of this age will have signs of wear on the parge coat. After decades of enduring the freeze/thaw cycles that are part of life in Edmonton, this is to be expected. The parging may be cracked, flaking, or even falling away from the home in some cases. What is a homeowner to do when this happens? We have the answers! Read More