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National Post article on High River Alberta Camp

Here is an article and some images of the temporary housing we are working on presently. http://news.nationalpost.com/2013/08/08/high-river-families-forced-to-move-into-makeshift-trailer-towns-as-they-try-to-rebuild-mold-ridden-homes/

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Ellenwood Homes helping High River Alberta Residents

After the flooding in Alberta Ellenwood Homes went to work with Sockeye Enterprises building a temporary neighborhood housing  1250 residents who can not go back to their home in High River Alberta.  Currently we are finishing the dining rooms, recreational…

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Addition and Exterior Insulation System

Once we framed this kitchen and dining room addition and installed windows we focused on building an exterior insulated wall system.  This includes airtight building paper, 1&1/2″ rigid foam insulation and capillary break under the siding.  this system allows for…

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Meziadin Camp Construction

We just returned from building snow roofs for a camp at Meziadin Junction for BC Hydro where they are putting up power lines.

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New Shop for Sockeye Enterprises

We have been working on a shop for Sockeye Enterprises in Slocan for their sawmill operations.  The design of the 1920 sq ft workspace will include heated concrete flooring and a mezzanine for storing lumber.  We will post images upon…

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Nelson Star Article

Here is a recent article about our Rosemont Park project from the Nelson Star. http://www.nelsonstar.com/news/176638201.html  

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Clay Brick Production and Installation.

In the last image you can see that the final look of the infill technique compared to the brick wall is quite different.  The face of the brick wall will be roughed up with tool before applying the natural plaster…

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Spiral Concrete Construction

We started building a public washroom facility for the city of Nelson. The project was initially proposed to the city of Nelson by the Cascadia Green Building Council. Local architects and engineers volunteered their design expertise to come up with…

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Castlegar Remodel

Our winter project this year was a complete remodel and addition to a 50’s style bungalow in Castlegar, BC. The clients needed much more storage space, a new main bathroom, a new kitchen and a new bathroom and bedroom in…

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Accessibility Ramp Post and Beam Construction

We recently had the opportunity to build a covered wheel chair access ramp for the Kootenay Kids Society, a local non profit organization providing essential services and programming for both parents and children. Fairbank Architects of Nelson, BC designed the…

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Exterior Finishing

Our last project of the summer and fall was an entire exterior finishing job on a custom timber frame home. We used beveled cedar siding, cedar trim and fascia, and pine soffits stained with Landark original finish.  We also installed…

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