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Features to Maximize Your Custom Home’s Curb Appeal
Curb appeal increases property value, makes homes sell faster, and stirs the hearts of everyone who walks by. Great curb appeal isn’t hard to achieve either. In this article we’re going to give you a few tips to improve your home’s curb appeal.
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Our Latest Project Fremlin Laneway
by admin September 25th, 2020 in New Construction
Things are moving along quickly on our Fremlin Street Project! As you can see from the rendering it is a traditional craftsman style design (done by our esteemed colleague Ron Wildeman at Inside Out Architecture Inc).
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Warm boards were invented to replace conventional subfloor framing, to accommodate radiant heat/in floor piping. Normally- where you would put down your sub floor, your plumbers would then come in, install the radiant piping into your subfloor and then concrete would be poured on top of this. With Warmboard however - this replaces all of the concrete. 
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