Article via CNN – Instead of concrete jungles could our cities become urban forests of wooden skyscrapers? Swapping cement and steel for timber is the vision of a number of environmentally-minded architects who are planning high-rise buildings across the world. Architect Michael Green has plans for a 30-story wooden skyscraper… Read More
We are seeking Truss, Engineered Wall Systems and Engineered Wood Products Sales Reps for contractor and residential sales: Job Overview: Under direct supervision, represents the company providing sales and customer service at the customer’s site; facilitates generating sales by gathering data for technical staff related to customer needs and… Read More
Check out this press release regarding the endorsement of PinkWood by Mike Holmes! Blair Nutting, VP of Sales & Marketing for PinkWood was in Toronto for the filming of the first episode of the new television show “Make it Right” last Tuesday. The new show airs in September and Mike… Read More
BC Wood shared a great article with us from Canadian Newswire about The Case for Tall Wood Buildings. Unconventional Thinking Helps Architects and Engineers ‘Find the Forest Through the Trees’ Guests at the Wood WORKS! BC Wood Design Awards last night were not only witness to an inspirational evening… Read More
Our customer in Qualicum Bay, BC was nice enough to allow us to video the first stage of construction for his new garage. The truck’s crane was a huge help in maneuvering the walls into place for this Pacific Homes garage package. The garage is 24’x50’ with six 10’ high… Read More
The BC First-Time New Home Buyers’ Bonus Subject to approval by the legislature, the BC Government intends to implement a temporary BC First-Time New Home Buyers’ Bonus. Effective February 21, 2012 to March 31, 2013, the bonus is a one-time refundable personal income tax credit worth up to $10,000. Click… Read More
We’ve built so many beautiful custom homes over the past years and we wanted to share some of these designs by adding them to our library of Pacific Plans.
By Pedro Arrais, Times Colonist There’s only one advantage to buying property next to a busy roadway – it’s typically less expensive than it would be further away from traffic noise. Doug Fleming was a man with a limited budget when he decided to go house-hunting. Fleming had been living… Read More