Tag Archives: Floor Refinishing

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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Maintain Your Safecoat Oils.

Jay Watts from AFM Safecoat has recently given us these tips and points on how to maintain your AFM Safecoat Oils. So if you have some lovely wooden furniture that has been graced with these awesome products then here’s a … Continue reading

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Just A Couple Of Great Vids On AFM Safecoat!

Here’s a couple of great videos! First up, we have Jay Watts, from AFM Safecoat, discussing how to use AFM Safeseal correctly and some of the dos and don’ts. Jay gives a fantastic clarification of this product. Click here to … Continue reading

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Mill Glaze and Smooth Wood

‘Mill Glaze’ is something a lot of people seem to forget about, most likely because they can’t ‘see’ it, however it is more than likely sitting there right underneath your nose silently waiting to hinder your staining attempts. ‘Mill Glaze’ … Continue reading

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Rhubarb Saves The Day!

There are so many different things out there that function in more ways than we know. Whether it be fish oil in vitamins and WD40 or corn in almost…….well, everything! So, how about Rhubarb? I don’t know about you but … Continue reading

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New vids on the way!

Here at the ‘Golden Purple Monster’, what we affectionately call our rather large and rather purple and gold  painted warehouse, we are constantly looking for ways to help you guys and gals out there with application tips, hints and how-to’s … Continue reading

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Thompson Rivers University TRU Build Pit-House

This video is a time lapse sequence of a log structure created for a building at Thompson Rivers University. The build employed a creative use of “Glue-Lam” timbers and specially prepared, beetle killed pine. The design was to evoke the … Continue reading

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Green Building Materials & Sustainable Renovation

Here’s a great article written by CBR’s good friend Alastair Moore, LEED AP. My North Vancouver residence (originally designed by Fred Hollingsworth in the late 1940’s) is an example of the transformation of a classic west coast architecturally designed house … Continue reading

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AFM Floor Coating gets ‘Thumbs Up’ in the blogosphere.

Another blogger tells her story of working with AFM products first-hand. ‘Green Frieda’ shares her experiences with gardening, backyard chickens, crafts, DIY home improvement and resource efficiency. Here’s what she had to say: “After doing some online research, I decided … Continue reading

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