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Purchasing your first home this year?

This might be a bit late, but wanted to get the information out again. Are you considering purchasing your first home this year? If so, before March 1 could be the best time to implement this strategy, if you are thinking about buying this spring. If you need a source for your down payment, the Home Buyers’ Plan (HBP) will allow you …

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Not Just Structural

When thinking of concrete many think about cast in place concrete which is transported in an unhardened state (typically in a concrete truck), primarily as ready-mix, and placed in forms. This type of concrete is ideal for retaining walls and foundation walls. However, concrete has come a long way. Concrete is not just being used to build solid foundations and …

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Okanagan Green Roofs & Rooftop Gardens

Green roofs and rooftop gardens have become a common feature to many apartment buildings and homes in the Vancouver area and around the world. They provide a range of environmental benefits including: Energy conservation (improve buildings insulation and energy efficiency) Aid reduction of the urban heat island effect Form a noise buffer Houses an area for biodiversity to flourish Provide …