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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Lobster | support local business

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Wherever you go, when people hear you live in Nova Scotia, an immediate topic of conversation is Atlantic Lobsters. I hosted an international visitor last week. Played &#
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South Street | Repair

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The owners of this south end home called upon MRB when they discovered water damage and rotting shingles after a renovation that had been done a few years prior. Steevo a
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Black Point | Framing

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Beautiful bright sunshine has been a great motivation for Scottie and the team to get to work on the Black Point build. ‘Its a dream job site!’ Working on a s
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A worthwhile Investment

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Investment- ‘is time, energy, or matter spent in the hope of future benefits actualized within a specified date or time frame.‘ With each opportunity of a new
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Clifton St | more concrete

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The preparations for pouring concrete were traditionally over when the foundation of a house was complete. Modern day application of concrete has seen this versatile comp
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Runners and Royals

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This Victoria Day long weekend made Halifax buzz with excitement. Who could ask for a better start to the weekend than the beautiful sunshine that we had on Friday. A hug
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Black Point | update

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After finishing up his work on the extension at Wilson Blvd, foreman Scott Billard and his team have been busy getting the new project at Black Point out of the ground. F
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Clifton St | Dream Home

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The progress at Clifton St this week has been phenomonal. It started with the basement concrete pour early Monday morning and by Wednesday afternoon the team are fast mak
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Wilson Blvd | millwork

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With Scottie and his team’s work on the exterior all but complete, Tom from the woodshop has moved in. The new extension is being fitted with custom crafted cabinet
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Clifton St | Basement

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Clifton Street has been a hive of activity. Not only are all the windows in place and cladding progressing well, but the team have managed to fit in preparations for the
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