Monthly Archives: July 2010

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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Playing with wild wood, finished off right with BRODA®.

It has been said that city kids are losing touch with nature. Wood artist Warren Brubacher is working to change all that with spectacular play structures made from ‘wild wood’ and finished with long-lasting non-toxic BRODA® PRO-TEK-TOR. Warren helped the … Continue reading

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Spearhead Timberworks raises the bar with Klahoose First Nations building.

Back in 2009 the Klahoose First Nation in Squirrel Cove, BC, began work on a spectacular new multi-purpose building. Named the ‘New Relationship’ building, this structure represents a new vision for the Klahoose Nation. “It is the efforts in 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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