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The ‘Snow’ Must Go On!

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Who could believe there could be this much snow? There sounds to be a general consensus that Halifax has not seen anything like this since White Juan. In fact, rumour has
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So long February ;)

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Please forgive us for counting down the days til Spring. ‘Storm day Wednesdays’ of winter 2014 had us thinking it couldn’t be worse. But Old Man Winter
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Gottingen St | handy hints!

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Ever wondered how to store your caulking and paint while working outside in winter? Thanks Steevo for sharing your handy hint, tried and true from the 80’s. Drag ou
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Green Roof | did you know?

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We briefly looked at installation of a Green Roof in August 2014 at our Clifton St home. As preparations for the installation of a green roof begin at our Purcells Cove b
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Purcells Cove Rd | 2nd floor framing

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On our last visit with Corey at Purcells Cove we saw him finishing and straightening the framing on the first floor. The pictures do most the talking; After crafting the
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Gottingen St | Seashells in Mortar?

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Most of our work at this gorgeous old home has been concentrated at the back. However, the foundation at the front of the home required some attention from MRB too. As St
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Peak Audio |cladding choices

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What is your home clad with? When you look around, you’ll notice many different cladding materials. Home owners traditionally made choices according to their budget
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Remembrance Day

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Who do you remember today? All around the world, today is a day to honour, respect and remember past and present members of the armed forces who dedicate their lives to o
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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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MRB | what are you doing this weekend?

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The team at MRB Contracting are a diverse group of motivated individuals. Midweek we come together and share a passion for custom modern architecture, skilled craftsmansh
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Gottingen St | new project

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Our renovation expert ‘Steevo‘ and his team have commenced work on a gorgeous old home in Halifaxs ‘North End.‘ Before they get started on the lis
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Clifton St | finishing touches

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The countdown is on for finishing up work at our Clifton St build. As our team put their focus on structural details and interior finishes, the team from Concreations wer
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Clifton St | Not just a ceiling

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Our Clifton Street build has many bespoke features, the stairs, and outdoor cedar benches to name a few. Another stunning installation in this home is the design and craf
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Westmount | Exterior

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Jonathan and his team are fast crossing things off that long list at our Westmount renovation. And that was just the interior! We have also commenced work on the extensiv
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For Sale | 2454 James St

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Remember our James Street job completed in early 2012? These gorgeous flats could now be yours. Design by Omar Gandhi and craftsmanship and work by MRB Contracting, an in
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Clifton St | Stairs

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Take a minute to check out what foreman Smitty has been crafting. Wow! Way beyond a functioning staircase, these stairs are a focal point and fabulous feature. Smitty cut
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MRB | Design Build

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MRB’s master carpenters don’t just build, we craft. With attention to the finest detail, we are natural designers. How a project fits together is important to
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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. Click on the photo below to watch a video of the spa
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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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