(Estimated reading time: ~4 minutes)
A nice young couple falls in love with an awesome character house. It's a “century home”, originally built at the start of the last century, in one of Calgary’s oldest neighbourhoods – a great little starter home for them. This century home has been “fully updated and renovated” by the current owner, who is selling the house himself.
Utterly smitten with this cute little house, they decide to buy it.
Then, shortly after moving in, they learn they’re expecting their first child… Times 2! (That’s right – twins!)
But guess what! They soon learn that the charming little century home they just bought has a very serious problem – the original dirt basement was never, ever properly renovated.…