Monthly Archives: July 2012

Improving Indoor Air Quality = AFM Safecoat ® MexeSeal Concrete Floor Sealer

To improve the indoor air quality of my Client’s Family’s ski chalet we knew that the original old carpet underlay was adversely contributing to the air quality and as such had be removed.  The plan was for me to remove … Continue reading

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Improving Indoor Air Quality = AFM Safecoat ® Hardseal Wood Sealer!

Serving my Client as a “Butler On Call” the challenge was presented to improve the indoor quality of a Family’s ski chalet.  The youngest son in particular must deal with chemical sensitivity health concerns (MCS and EHS Electro Hyper Sensitivity). … Continue reading

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Aboriginal Learning & Cultural Centre at Royal Roads University in Victoria

The Aboriginal Learning & Cultural Centre, at Royal Roads University, designed by McFarland Marceau Architects and built by Kinetic Construction, is situated at a tranquil spot on the edge of Esquimalt Lagoon, with delightful views in every direction. The design … Continue reading

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CBR Products offering our first ever half-price sale on AFM Products – North America’s best green building paint.

AFM Safecoat ® makes some of the lowest-VOC paint and products available, and they rarely, if ever, go on sale. But Vancouver’s CBR Products is now clearing out inventory of these premium green building products at a 50% discount, including paints, primers, … Continue reading

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BRODA ® adds finishing touches to a beautiful Quebec Chalet.

While our products are made in BC, there is a growing community of builders, architects and homeowners in La Belle Province who also appreciate our all-weather durability and low-VOC user-friendly stains and finishes. Our CBR Products Quebec distributor, Claude Joyal, … Continue reading

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Zero VOC Paint + Low VOC Primers By AFM Safecoat ® = FUN Painting

The task was to prime and paint seven areas of a large Family home in Ontario, Canada. Knowing about how AFM Safecoat manufactures the least toxic coatings there was no doubt that this would be the brand to be used.  … Continue reading

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Green Building Certification Systems Explained

Buildings in Canada are responsible for 30 – 40% of our greenhouse gas emissions. So making them more efficient and sustainable is critical. But the maze of certifications and ratings is enough to turn even the greenest builder a ripe … Continue reading

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These Pants Are Worth Getting Into.

If you’ve ever been on your aching knees at the job site, cursing as your tool belt spills a pile of nails and you’ve lost your carpenter pencil again… you will appreciate these amazing pants from Neck Down Workwear. They … Continue reading

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