PinkWood helps in a condo fire in Calgary

PK Fireboard helps to reduce damages at a multi-family construction site fire in McKenzie Towne, Calgary, Alberta. There was a 3 alarm fire at a multi-family construction site in McKenzie Towne on Sunday night September 16th, 22 units were destroyed and 12 units damaged. Thankfully no one was hurt but… Read More

EVENT: BC’s First Pink House!

Join us Thursday, September 06, 2012 at 11:00 AM for BC’s First Pink House Event!  43 Seagirt Rd, East Sooke, BC V9Z 1A1 Click the link to download the invitation.  

In architecture, wood is now on the cutting edge

John Bentley Mays – Special to The Globe and Mail – Published Wednesday, Aug. 15 2012, 11:06 AM EDT  At first, it can seem like the fantasy of an overwrought tree-hugger. A tall building with a structural frame fashioned from wood?  If this is indeed a dream, it may be… Read More

Pink and Lovin’ It!

The walls were all loaded and ready for delivery to site for BC’s First Pink House. After they arrived I took a trip down to Sooke to see how the Pink House was coming along. I was delighted to see it going together so well and looking so PINK! Related: Seeing Pink!… Read More

Attention: Home Owners – Energy Incentives Have Increased!

 If you haven’t already, please be sure to apply for all applicable incentives for your new home using the NEW BC Hydro Application. Total potential incentives now available: EnerGuide 80 for Single Family Dwelling – $2000 EnerGuide 80 for Duplexes/Row Housing – $200 Permits pulled within the CVRD after July 23,… Read More

Seeing Pink!

Production has begun for our first entirely pink Pacific Home to be constructed in Sooke, BC.  Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba have all seen their first Pink Houses and now British Columbia will too! Pacific Homes, Pacific Truss and PinkWood are very excited to be involved in BC’s First Pink House.… Read More

Building our future … with wood

Bioproducts could eventually be used not just for energy, but to build homes, planes and more Wood and its possibilities are endless! We’d like to share this article from the Vancouver Sun about wood and what role it plays in our future. By Gordon Hamilton, Vancouver Sun   July 14, 2012(Photograph… Read More

Mike Holmes stops by our booth at the WIHC last week for a ‘Meet and Greet!’

 Mike Holmes, TV star, housing expert and philanthropist gave the opening keynote address as well as led informative workshops at the 2012 World Indigenous Housing Conference (WIHC). Graciously offering his expertise and sharing his extensive involvement with several First Nations initiatives, projects and programs.  First Nations Communities across Canada already… Read More