To say a well-built home requires a good foundation is an understatement. The entire structure of a home rests on its foundation, so it must be built carefully and flawlessly; any problems with the foundation can impact the entire integrity of a home. A foundation also keeps out moisture,..
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It’s sometimes easy to forget what an architectural marvel a well-built home can be. A home consists of several elements (a foundation, a shell and roof), each with a unique function that contributes to the soundness of the overall structure. When it all comes together, it protects us from the..
One of the biggest factors in the value of your home is the state of its bathrooms. According to the Appraisal Institute of Canada, bathroom and kitchen renovations are the most popular home improvement projects, as they have a 75 percent recovery rate. That means a $10,000 renovation to a..
Insulated Concrete Forms provide many benefits Building with Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF) offers many benefits in strength, energy efficiency and soundproofing. Looking for a product that can save your home on energy costs, block outside sounds, resist fires, and add to the..
When I was young, my family would spend each Christmas Day with cousins and aunts and uncles that lived nearby. Each year, one family would host the day and it included lots of food, fun and games. The day started with a Christmas Day church service leading up to a big sit-down dinner which, was..