Tag Archives: Building

One-year Powell Street road closure brings new directions to CBR Products.

The City of Vancouver is busy again, this time building a new railway overpass right in our front yard. So until sometime in 2014, customers coming to our retail store will have to access CBR Products from Campbell Avenue on … 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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What’s under that Green Roof? Green Roofs 101

We see these roofs on ground-breaking green buildings. We may even know that they help to moderate a building’s temperature and control storm water in urban areas. But what makes them work? What different kinds of technology are used? If … Continue reading

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Safehaven Project For Community Living + Mark Mueller Volunteer + Supplier

When I received a phone call from Chris de Santos, VP of Sales at CBR Products asking me to share the Safehaven – Mark Mueller relationship with you, their blog followers, I was indeed honoured.  CBR Products has always supported … Continue reading

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Testimonial for Broda Pro-tek-tor 111 Natural Oil Wood Finish and Clarity Wood & Stone Clear Coat Acrylic Coating

We are pleased to present this building products testimonial and photos of a project from another happy client. We are very pleased that Dave’s building project turned out how he imagined it would. His cottage looks fantastic! “Hi CBR Products, … Continue reading

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Amazing Stagecoach Replica Coated With Broda

If you’re ever in Stukely-Sud, Quebec, then maybe you’ll be there for their Country Festival. Featuring country music, Michoui (which is a whole lamb spit roasted on a barbecue), famous people and a big parade led by this stunning replica … Continue reading

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Village COOP parking lot in St-Etienne-de-Bolton Gets Broda Treatment

Here’s a quick little post about a great little project. This lovely small Village COOP parking lot in St-Etienne-de-Bolton, Québec had their notice board and fencing finished with 2 coats each of Broda Pro-Tek-Tor DR 101 Cedar and 234 Sea … Continue reading

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Broda Sealhide Used As Primer To Solve Blistering Issues

Our good friend Todd Polich of Earth Foundation has been busy as usual and this time he needed our help. Todd’s work is very significant in Vancouver as he and his Foundation strive to promote environmentalism through art, and by … Continue reading

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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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