8 Ways To Make Your Home Feel Spacious

These tips will make any space feel open and bright! Everyone wants their home to have that large, spacious feel but sometimes due to financial or other reasons, it just doesn’t seem possible. If you know the right tricks, any space in your home can feel spacious, regardless of the… Read More

Prefab Homes Alaska

Building Prefab Homes in Alaska

Prefabrication isn’t new! Most everything that surrounds us in everyday life is prefabricated. The computer you are sitting in front of right now, the keyboard you are using, the smartphone in your hand, the stove in your kitchen. The meaning of Prefab: an item or components of an item that is… Read More

Team Chemistry

Team Chemistry & Success

Team Chemistry & The Characteristics That Build Our Team… As I sat and watched Henrik and Daniel Sedin play in their final home game before retirement (Yes, I am a huge Vancouver Canucks fan) I can’t help but think about what quality players do for their team, much the same… Read More

BC Step Code

Learn About The New BC Energy Step Code

    December 15, 2017, marks the end of local building requirements in bylaws and the introduction of the B.C. Step Code. I recently attended a Building Smart presentation on the introduction of the BC Energy Step Code for Zone 5 in Nanaimo BC on Vancouver Island with the objective… Read More

Decluttering Tips with a Young Family

Decluttering Tips with a Young Family Many of us have been there. Kitchen cabinets are loaded with meaningless stuff. Your front closet is filled with winter jackets that you haven’t worn in 10 years. Your medicine cabinet is full of expired pharmacy items, and the top drawer in your dresser… Read More

British Columbia wood. Sustainable by nature. Innovative by design.

B.C. is recognized as a global leader in sustainable forest management, meeting the environmental, social and economic needs of current and future generations. Stringent forest laws, skilled forestry professionals, comprehensive monitoring and enforcement support our renewable resource. This is further reinforced by Canada being the international leader in forest certification,… Read More

Plan Drawing

You are serious about building a new home and going through the steps to find the house design that works for you. Perhaps you have found yourself looking online or through plan books, and like many people, found plans that are appealing “but” you would like to make some changes… Read More

Shawnigan Pavilion Timbers

Pacific Homes and Pacific Truss employees, Paul Latter – Project Specialist/Consultant, Logan Manley – Truss Production, and Elijah Fraser – Designer, volunteered a Saturday morning in their home community of Shawnigan Lake. Shawnigan Lake neighbors Pacific Homes’ location in Cobble Hill. The timber frame pavilion located near the Shawnigan Lake… Read More