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Another great community garden Project in Place – with low-VOC coatings by BRODA ®.

Capilano University’s Community Garden is up and running, thanks to the hard work of the Projects in Place Society and a dedicated group of generous volunteers. The garden project features 67 raised bed planters, a tool shed, concrete stools and … Continue reading

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Cedar siding protected with BRODA ® wood finishes still looks good over a decade later.

We recently received an email from a happy past customer in Nelson, BC, letting us know that they were finally considering some touch-ups on the BRODA ® PRO-TEK-TOR wood finish they coated the  siding of their home with 11 years … Continue reading

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Landscape Architects use vibrant BRODA ® colours to put the finishing touch on a playground project with the Projects in Place Society.

Landscape architects are generally pretty busy folks. But Bryce Gauthier of Sharp & Diamond Landscape Architecture has made the time to co-found an organization called Projects in Place – a volunteer-run non-profit society that brings construction professionals together with the … 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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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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Are you getting maximum absorption? All acrylic coatings are not the same.

In the can, one acrylic coating looks pretty much like another. But at the chemical level, they can be quite different. One of the benefits of a water-based low-VOC coating is that wood is very receptive to the absorption of … Continue reading

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