Infill building can revitalize declining neighbourhoods by attracting new residents! The term “infill building” refers to the practice of building new homes in established neighbourhoods on existing lots. New builds may include single-family homes, two houses on a large lot, multi-family dwellings, or townhouses. Infill
Important Facts About RTM Homes Buying an RTM home will get you into your new home faster. Average RTM build times can be less than 6 months compared to up to twice that for onsite construction. Weather won’t delay the building of your house –
The Situation It’s a fact that building houses in Northern communities has always been a huge challenge for the industry. There is often not only a lack of local skilled labour but there is also a shortage of temporary accommodations for workers brought in to
For many years, North American commercial construction has preferred building above ground structures using precast concrete vs. pouring concrete on site. This trend is being fueled by the need to: Avoid costly project delays directly associated with inclement weather. Reduce the need for large pools
Precast concrete technology is known to support build-ability and construction productivity. Precast concrete products are almost everywhere, and the use is on the rise.
Starting from the bottom up with energy-saving products and construction practices made it possible for High Performance Homes to receive its third consecutive Housing Innovation Award for “Home of the Year” in 2017 presented by the U.S. Department of Energy. Located at the Links of
Here are 3 powerful reasons why: Concrete often doesn’t cure properly in the outdoors exposed to the elements. Rain, relative humidity, and temperature can all have a negative impact on the strength of the concrete as it goes through the curing process. 2. Most new
When building your new home, it’s important to take the appropriate steps to ensure that it lasts for many years to come. Bottom line, foundations built on crushed rock or stone footings have less structural cracking problems then foundations built on concrete footings!
Many home owners in Manitoba naturally accept the fact their basement walls will eventually crack and let moisture in. Heavy clay soils surrounding Winnipeg probably warrant some of this reputation. Having said that, home owners who have homes built on soil with less clay and
Do you want a perfect basement foundation for your new home? Not sure where to start? Look no further, because we now build precast concrete basement walls and oversee the installation.