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High Performance Homes Vancouver Island

High Performance Homes Vancouver Island

High Performance = Health and Comfort. Standard Code Built House vs High Performance Homes Standard Code Built Home Let’s share with you our thoughts on building a High Performance Homes Vancouver Island. When starting out their search for a home, most people...
What Are The Benefits of a Carriage House?

What Are The Benefits of a Carriage House?

 Carriage House Vancouver Island A carriage house is a great idea for many different reasons, depending on your needs and where you are in your journey through life. Carriage houses are often built on an existing property and are used for downsizing, rental income, or...
Crowning Studs and Its Importance

Crowning Studs and Its Importance

What Does “Crowning a Stud” mean and why is it important? “Crowning” is when you take a piece of lumber and you sight it. “Sighting” lumber is when you pick up the piece of lumber and put your eye on the board and then look from one...
Brace Walls and Design

Brace Walls and Design

Why brace walls need to be thought out and understood. Brace walls and designing them into the building, most people now are looking for an open concept and large windows. This makes for a challenge where the brace walls will end up and how to incorporate them into...