Tag Archives: PRO-THANE

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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Coolest B-Side wooden coffee table EVER!

When we saw this amazing retro design by Jeff Skierka, we just had to post it. It’s a 12;1 scale replica of a cassette tape done in hardwood. According to the ‘Man Made’ web site where we saw the post, … Continue reading

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Childcare Centre built to LEED standards w/ Broda Clarity + Pro-Thane

Hastings Park Childcare Centre, in Vancouver, is a fantastic 7,100 square foot facility that sits beautifully located on Renfrew Street on a sloped hill facing mountain views and opening out to a lovely view of the racetrack.  It has 44 … Continue reading

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South Bonson Community Centre

The South Bonson Community Centre is the heart of the Pitt Meadow community of Bonson.  The setting is beautifully located on the banks of the Fraser River on the site of an old saw mill. There are clusters of townhouses, … Continue reading

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You Want Your Wood To Look Like What?

Was the question I asked on a recent request for a colour match from one of our esteemed clients. “I want the wood to look like it has been pulled from a bonfire” he said to me as I stood … 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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Gorgeous Muskoka Home

The pictures below are of a beautifully designed and built home in the Muskoka region of Ontario. We pre-stained the cedar shingles at our facility in two coats of Broda Pro-Tek-Tor SLT tinted to a custom colour we developed called … Continue reading

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Huck’s DIY does a video comparison of BRODA PRO-THANE. So how do we stack up?

Huck’s DIY is an online show designed to help the homeowner navigate techniques and products for a variety of projects. This is a thorough product test of 3 water-based coatings, showing spray application on mahogany plywood and ash. Huck also … Continue reading

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Exotic Hardwood Pre-Stained At CBR

Recently at CBR Products we have had the opportunity to pre-finish an exotic hardwood called Batu. This hardwood is found in Indonesia and Malaysia. It is very rich and high in natural oils and also very, very dense and solid, … Continue reading

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Bear Mountain architects wild about Broda.

CBR was proud to be specified as a coating provider for the prestigious Bear Mountain project on Vancouver Island, through Merrick Architecture The Corporate Offices of Bear Mountain is a signature building, with spectacular timber construction. “CBR Products came recommended … Continue reading

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