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July 27, 2019

Deck Permits: Why You Need One & How to Apply – Vancouver Island – Victoria

New Deck Plans – Need a permit Adding a Deck? Many homeowners are surprised when they are told they need to get a permit…

March 19, 2019

Adding Height To Your Basement: Underpinning or Benching?

You and your family need more space but no one wants to move from your comfortable home or neighborhood! You could build an addition but…

March 15, 2019

Awarded Best Service of Houzz 2019 – February 28, 2019

Awarded Best of Houzz 2019 Premium Urban Design has been recognized as a Best of Houzz 2019 Service winner for the consecutive year.…

March 15, 2019

The perfect architectural technologist for your project

There comes a time when homeowners who are considering a major project realize that they really need an architect or an architectural technologist. Maybe this…

March 13, 2019

Build a new house or lane-way house Vancouver

Build a new house or laneway house Building a new house or laneway house requires a number of approvals and permits to ensure homes are built safe, healthy,…

March 13, 2019

Neighborhood Infill Development City of Victoria – Garden Suites

The Neighborhood Infill Development Strategy is one component of a Comprehensive Plan for infill development within built up areas of the city. The Infill…

February 8, 2019

Housing markets vulnerable despite easing overvaluation: CMHC

A new Housing Market Assessment by the CMHC identifies lingering overvaluation in cities like Regina. Photo by Tintaggon via Wikimedia Commons. While overvaluation has…

December 2, 2018

The World of Fenestration

The World of Fenestration For anyone new to the world of fenestration, be it a first-time home builder, or new folks joining the trade,…

December 2, 2018

Your Westeck Windows and Doors are Full of Gas!

Your Westeck Windows and Doors are Full of Gas! Image courtesy of open.edu It’s true, every window and door with glass in…

December 2, 2018

Wood Windows: The Traditional Choice

Wood Windows: The Traditional Choice Wood Windows: The Traditional Choice. If you have ever built a beautiful wood patio or fence, and then left…