Blowing the Doors Off Air Tightness
Watch this video with Sandro speaking with Emma Conway from E3Eco Group as they go through the steps and explain what a blower door test is and how the numbers came out on this particular home when they ran the testing.
Sandro explains Parapet Detail 2018
Parapet walls are a difficult detail with a long history of failure. ... To address these conditions, detailing must provide excellent bulk water management of roofing, parapet wall, and parapet cap, venting to promote drying, and careful attention to separating the parapet from interior spaces
Vancouver Construction Loans
Alisa Aragon guest speaker on our #hometalks series 'The Art Of Making Home'. Sandro and Alisa discusses self employed clietns and the qualifying process when seeking a construction loan to build a custom home.
Who are the GVHBA?
Ever wonder who the Greater Vancouver Homeowners Association is and how they protect homeowners looking to build or renovate? We explain the GVHBA vetting process - what a builder or renovation company has to go through into order to gain membership.
NDP TAXES effecting homeowners and buyers FALL 2018
Next up in our home talks series The Art Of Making Home Guest Speaker and Author Gary Wong explains how the new NDP taxes that are being implemented this fall 2018 are effecting three things: BC property transfer tax, BC speculation tax and BC foreign buyers tax.
Who Are The Canadian Home Builders Association?
CHBA President Lynn Harrison talks about the association and what they do for builders in the GVRD.
Interior Design - Don't Rush The Process!
Words of wisdom from our interior designer Clarissa Lucena as she discusses the interior design process with our builder - Sandro Stefanucci and why it's important for clients not to be in a hurry when designing their new home!
Home is Where the Heart Is
Sandro Stefanucci, an Award Winning Contractor, luxury custom home builder and founder of Abstract Homes, shares his passion to detail and quality.
Interview with Abstract Homes and Renovations
Recently we shot this 9 minute video about the serious effects on health when doing improper abatement and disposal methods.
Imagine it. Build it.
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Vancouver Laneway Initial Process - W64th & Fremlin Summer 2017
How To Build A House | Textbook Vs Reality
A Day in the Life of A Luxury Home Builder
Education vs Experience: How To Become A Home Builder
Abstract Homes and Renovations - Luxury Home Builders Vancouver
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