Deign-Build Firm vs Design, Build Firm

You must have heard of the term Design-Build. Simple enough, right? A company who does the Design and build of a house is called a Design-Build Firm. That is true to some extent. But not every Design-Build firms are ‘built’ the same. Some are designers with affiliation to builders decide to go in on a

How to Choose Environmentally Friendly Decking

Vancouverites are proud to shop sustainability and reduce their environmental footprint.   From reusable coffee mugs to electric cars, Metro Vancouver residents invest in green solutions. These eco-values hold especially true when it comes to building and renovating homes. Our high-performance home experts care about offering solutions for building sustainable, future homes. Today we’re joined

FUTURE-PROOFING YOUR HOME?

Vancouverites are world-famous for being forward-thinking and building a “future-proof” house that complies with upcoming “green” bylaw changes, but still produces a superior return on investment in this everchanging market is currently a hot topic. Our recent FUTURE-HOME community service seminar produced a standing-room-only crowd of interested parties. Not only was this an opportunity for

We don’t JUST decorate

  This is obviously no “Dis” to interior Decorators, why would we? Interior Decorating is one of the many services we offer to our clients. But we feel that it is important for us to explain how WE define interior Decorators and Interior Designers. To many, interior decorators and designers are one and the same, that’s

Be a Passive House Mythbuster!

We’ve mentioned several times about the benefits of owning a passive house. Significant reduction in your energy bill, better air quality, more comfortable homes just to name a few. You may think ‘That all sounds too good to be true, and it’s just a concept that’s not going to be popularized in many years.. Right?’