Inspiration Renovations & Homes is a construction management firm specializing in the Calgary residential market. Founded by Master Journeyman cabinetmaker Douglas Mann with 28 years of construction experience. We cater to clients looking for a full-service construction experience with guaranteed excellent results. Doug has set himself apart with a reputation for building trust and confidence with our clients, as well as our professional allies.

Inspiration has selected the finest designers, trades, craftspeople, and suppliers each expertly trained with a proven track record in their field. Combined with the finest quality materials, meticulous hands-on management and efficient communication between our clients, industry partners and the city, we ensure a seamless and punctual renovation.

The client’s vision remains our central focus through the entire process. At Inspiration Renovations and Homes, we are interested in cultivating relationships based on integrity and providing solutions. Doug and his allies believe that a quality building experience comes from a passion for excellence and commitment to satisfaction.

Custom built home - Large country home with snow on lawn
Rustic styled master bedroom with unique wooden trims on ceiling, mini floodlights, dark hardwood floors with vibrant rug covering

What sets us apart . . .


Pay as you go. Billing for the work completed, no large down payments.


No commissioned sales staff, you pay for the product. Not the sale.


One supervisor from design to completion. No getting handed off from a salesperson to designer, to office project manager then site supervisor. Information doesn’t get lost between people.


Meticulous project management with unmatched technical knowledge.


Weekly emailed project updates.


Licenced, Insured, Bonded.



When considering a renovation, the preferred approach is to do full home as compared to a partial renovation. This ensures the highest level of excellence, provide unfettered access to electrical and mechanical plus guarantees trade efficiency which keeps overall costs lower. Inspiration Renovations is an expert in full home renovation execution, design and management.

Fully renovated living space - light coloured carpet with deep blue coloured couches; light wooden cabinetry and wooden floors in kitchen area
Open concept kitchen with large kitchen island, tall stools, hanging floodlights


Nothing adds more value to a home than a new kitchen. It’s the heart of a home. Why not make it as comfortable and functional as possible. With dozens of kitchen designs in Doug’s experience we at Inspiration Renovations & Homes can turn your kitchen dreams into reality. We’ll handle all the mechanical/ electrical adjustments. We’ll help select countertops, tile and plumbing fixtures. But most importantly, we’ll provide cabinetry made with the finest material and craftsmanship possible.


Additions are some of the most complicated renovations in the residential market. There are many technical challenges. Engineering, structural, truss/ roof design, foundations and permits all have there challenges. Inspiration has many years of experience to make the challenging process of an addition seem easy. We’ll work with you and our experienced partner architects to create a perfect custom design. Then work with engineers, truss designers, material suppliers and the city to ensure the project will be a complete success.

Home Post Renovation - Illuminated home after custom addition
Open concept kitchen with large kitchen island, tall stools, hanging floodlights


Finished basements are a great way to add usable square footage to your house, especially if its present state is cold and uninviting. With Inspiration Renovations and Home, we’ll fix it up into the luxurious getaway you’ve been desperate for. Or maybe you want to create an extra play space for your kids or even an office for your home business. Whatever the case may be, our experts will transform it with as smooth of a process as possible. Your basement renovation will be our top priority. We’re here to tackle any obstacle your basement throws at us, so give us a call today!


Shiny marble countertops, a deep soaker tub, brand new steam shower large enough for a party, these are just a few of the feature a new bathroom renovation from our expert Calgary team can provide you. We work with you to design and create your dream bathroom oasis, whatever that may entail. Our contractors and designers will guide you through the entire process, from ripping out that grimy toilet to installing intricate tile work and placing the finishing touches on your new vanity. Inspiration Renovations and Homes will leave you with a seamless bathroom, completed on time and on budget.

Home Post Renovation - Illuminated home after custom addition

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    Monday: 8am - 6pm
    Tuesday: 8am - 6pm
    Wednesday: 8am - 6pm
    Thursday: 8am - 6pm
    Friday: 8am - 6pm
    Saturday: 8am - 6pm
    Sunday: Closed