For Sale | 213 Theatre Loft

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Like what you see? Take a tour through this finely crafted, highly stylised, modern theatre loft that could be yours. ‘A picture says 1000 words’, but if you
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MRB | #icebucketchallenge

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Challenge ‘ A call to engage in a contest, fight, or competition: a challenge to a duel.’ In true MRB spirit, the team took on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge wi
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Walnut St | Product choices

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A new rear exterior clad with Cape Cod Wood Siding is a natural choice on a job like this. These gorgeous old homes have stood the test of time and earned the right to be
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Walnut St | Mapeguard

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Unlike the start to finish MRB builds where we meticulously build walls and floors straight and level, Steevo and his team tackle the renovations in homes that have often
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Congratulations Omar

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Congratulations to our friend Omar Gandhi. Omar recently became the deserving recipient of the Prix de Rome prize from the Canada Council. The prize is awarded annually t
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Clifton St | green roof landscape

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Work at Clifton Street is fast transforming this work site into a home. Neat and clean lines extend from the architectural design of the house to collaborate with the fro
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Black Point | progress

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Outdoor living spaces have been fitted with convenient storage cupboards and built in bench seating. Relaxed decking and that stunning tricolour cladding settle the build
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MRB | new fleet

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‘Feels like Christmas morning.’ After weeks of chatter, build up, and anticipation it was time. Mike had been planning and crafting with his friends at ‘
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Walnut St | progress

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Before Steevo and his team could start the new front porch, they had to jack up the roof to correct and straighten the sag and install new support posts. Usually, holes a
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MRB Family weekend @PEI

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MRB team mates and honorary members saddled up the trucks early Thursday morning and hit the road bound for Prince Edward Island. With her exceptional organisational skil
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Black Point | Concrete floor

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Scotties ‘Black Point dream job‘ now has a floor! In floor heating was laid over 3 inches of spray foam insulation, then the concrete was poured. In this inst
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Black Point | Shades of Grey

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I was fortunate enough to attend a lecture by textile artist Kaffe Fassett titled ‘Glorious Colour’. Reknown for his strong, bold, contrast use of colour, I
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Lend a Hand | Weir building

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A traditional MiqMaq fishing technique, ‘Weir’ fishing in Nova Scotia has been a way of life for many families for centuries past. As soon as spring weather a
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Clifton St | deck

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As finishing work continues on the inside, there is exciting work commencing outside. In collaboration with designer Sue Sirrs ‘Outside Planning and Design Studio&#
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Walnut Street | renovation

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Steevo and his team have started out on a new project. It will be exciting to watch progress on this renovation as the team work methodically through the home. Out with t
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Black Point |progress

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Scottie and his team have really kept the ball rolling on this ‘dream job site’. Already it’s easy to imagine basking in the afternoon sun and soaking i
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Clifton St | progress

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Clifton St is a beehive of activity. The ‘building’ part is over, and the ‘finishing’ has began. Attention to detail is paramount and Smitty and t
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South St | complete

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Steevo and his team have finished up their work on the South St home this week. Before the paint goes on and the house looks like new again, the photos below show just ho
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MRB Speedsquares | Play On!

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‘Hockey night in Canada’s Play On! is the largest participatory sports festival in Canada’, so of course, we were there to be part of it! There was hype
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Thermalwise |energy efficient building

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As you know, innovative technologies and energy efficiency are priority to us. R-2000 is an industry standard introduced by Natural Resource Canada to promote energy effi
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