Marlborough Ave | progress

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This first ‘Heritage Day’ long weekend, in honour of Viola Desmond, is one that we won’t forget. Not sure how many of us are feeling well rested and rej
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Marlborough Ave | new project

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A new year and a new project for Smitty and his team. This south end Halifax property will be undergoing a complete makeover. Large steel beams have been installed in pla
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Gottingen St | progress

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  According to the Huffington Post, this is the craziest rental home EVER! .  MRB foreman Corey (the guy on the left in the photo) worked on the Pole House renovat
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Gottingen St |Progress

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This addition will house a modern mudroom, new kitchen and dining areas, to compliment this gorgeous century old home. With framing complete it’s now that we utilis
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Peak Audio | do you remember when?

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After passing scissor lift training with flying colours, Scottie and his team have begun work at our North End neighbour Peak Audio. Established here for over 25 years, P
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Inverness | Renovation

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After completing and handing over the Clifton Street build, Smitty’s next project is this bathroom renovation. A complete tear out of the existing fittings and fixt
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Gottingen St | Old Meets New

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With the demolition of the unwanted add-on and concrete foundations now all complete, the MRB team have shifted their focus to the ‘improvements and renovations.
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Westmount | as easy as 1, 2, 3 !

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You can’t turn on the television without seeing a DIY reality program where ‘everyone is a carpenter!’ What was portrayed to be a simple list of upgrade
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Westmount | Renovation

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A significant renovation on this Westmount home has been keeping MRB newbie Jonathan and his team busy. The list of jobs is long, and include; -Complete main floor gut ri
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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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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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Garage Redux project portfolio

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Remember the Garage Redux project? We’ve created a portfolio of the completed project on our work titled St. Margaret’s Bay garage addition. Click on the our wor
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South End living room & kitchen reno

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We recently added a new portfolio item of a renovation to a South End Halifax home. You may remember it from some of the posts last fall when we installed a giant paralla
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Portfolio | West End Halifax addition

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Remember our West End reno project? We have it up on our portfolio section now. Be sure to take a peak at the gorgeous photos.
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Wedgewood addition

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The team has been building an addition on this bungalow in the Wedgewood neighbourhood. The addition will create a large living area that opens up to the kitchen. The bes
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Amos Wood | textures

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What role does texture play in architecture? Encyclopedia Britannica has this to say: Texture plays a dual role in architecture: it expresses something of the quality of
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Amos Wood | cladding photo bomb

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The guys over at Amos Wood on Agricola Street have been making great progress on the complex cladding program. Amos Wood chose three types of wood for cladding: cedar, pi
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Amos Wood | progress report

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The last update on this project covered some of the exterior upgrades to the building’s facade. This week that trend continues. As you can see from the photo above,
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Ironstone Investments | renting some of our recent projects!

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Ironstone Investments in Halifax is offering short term rentals in one of our North End renovations, as well as the Shoebox in Kingsburg. Go to IronstoneInvestments.ca fo
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Amos Wood | street view redo

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Did you miss Amos Wood yet? The guys have been there all along, refining all the structural details that you’ll never see but nevertheless play an integral role in
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