Category Archives: BRODA Pre-Stain

Now we can pre-stain your composite siding, planks, shingles and more with super-durable SEAL-HIDE Elastomeric paint.

DURABLE WEATHERPROOF PAINT FOR SIDING, AND  OTHER SUBSTRATES. Want the low-maintenance durability of composite with the custom colour options and extra weather resistance of a coating? BRODA® SEAL-HIDE Elastomeric paint puts it all together in a flexible, breathable coating that … Continue reading

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Need to colour match another brand of wood stain? No problem.

We occasionally have customers come to us with old finishes we need to match using a custom BRODA® colour. This can be the case where an old wood stain of a different brand has failed in some areas but not … Continue reading

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Creating artistic finishes with BRODA ® low-VOC natural oil wood coatings

Most contractors appreciate the smooth, consistent finish of our BRODA ® coatings, but for some, a weathered country-style finish or distressed surface is a true thing of beauty. We have been asked to create artistic finishes on many occasions, by … Continue reading

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Want to see how your painting project will look? Let us paint it digitally, first.

Maybe you have an important building project for which you need to select paint tints. Perhaps you’re a contractor with a very picky client. Or maybe you’re just having a spousal colour spat about staining the porch. Why not to … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Dicks Lumber, winner of Outstanding Retailer Award

It’s great to see a Vancouver retailer making their mark, as this year’s “Outstanding Contractor-Specialist Retailer” by the trade magazine Hardware Merchandising. Dick’s Lumber was founded by Dick and Delma Alexander in 1964, and was acquired by RONA in 2007. … Continue reading

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5 Tips to help water based coatings perform in the hot summer heat.

Water-based and water-borne coatings like BRODA ® PRO-TEK-TOR have the great advantage of working very well in cool, damp conditions. But this means that when the summer kicks in, more care must be taken to ensure you get maximum performance. … Continue reading

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PRO PAINTING TIPS: Simple solutions to common painting problems.

Here’s some more fantastic words of wisdom on pro painting tips by AFM’s Jay Watts on the importance of painting correctly. Enjoy! As you know, many customers think paint is a simple product and painting is easy, so when they … Continue reading

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Wood Finish Coatings = Beautiful Home In Nelson, BC, Canada

Here is a beautiful home on the lake in Nelson, BC,  built by Purcell Timber Frames, who also hail from Nelson. CBR Products worked closely with Purcell and Co. to come up with a custom colour, in our Broda Pro-Tek-Tor … Continue reading

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Texas-sized beams are true works of art.

Our friends at Structurlam have been doing some big things. Like building 58 of these 107-foot long mammoth beams for a new building being constructed at the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, Texas. This is no ordinary building. The … Continue reading

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Beary Christmas From CBR!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and we’re all ready for a nice break to spend time with friends and family. And we know you’ve all been waiting for this too. It’s been an awesome year for us … Continue reading

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