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Nooks and Storage

GETTING CREATIVE WITH SPACES

Nooks shouldn’t be limited to just the imaginative mind of children, these spaces are for everyone. The little hidden corners, loft spaces and landing areas are the perfect opportunities to create a warm and relaxing spot to read, work or just hang out.

With a bit of creativity, you can utilize dead-space or awkward areas in fun, practical and functional ways. Who doesn’t love to cozy up in a warm, quiet corner with a fantastic book and hide away for hours on end?

Or escape the hustle and bustle of the main areas of the home and retreat into silence and solitude for some self-space,...

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The Cozy Mountain Home

You don’t need to be an avid outdoor’s person living in the mountains to enjoy a warm, cozy feeling of a cabin-inspired interior for your home.This look and feel is easily achieved by combining some contrasting elements and incorporating some trendy design pieces that are sure to have you feeling at home in the mountains.Often, this aesthetic is bright and natural, contrasted with textures such as leather, linen, wood and stone. Getting creative with the combinations is what brings your own flavour to the space and intrigues the eye with one distinct material to another.

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Implementing Kaizen

In December The Whistler Question published an article about David Girard and his practice of Kaizen. We wanted to take you a bit further into understanding how this concept came into David’s life and how it’s helped his business grow. 

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The Passive House Way

Passive House is the world's leading standard in energy efficient construction. The Passive House Standard ensures the best quality, comfort and energy efficiency. Passive Houses require very little energy to sustain comfortable temperatures in every season. (Even in Whistler's notably harsh Winters)

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How To Save with a Home Energy Evaluation

For a limited time, the Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) is making it easier for builders to help homeowners to reduce monthly utility costs and improve building performance with a new Residential Energy Assessment Rebate Program.

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Home Building Tips & Ideas for Whistler & Vancouver

New homes today set the standard for value, character and individuality. One of the best parts about building a new home is the ability to make it however you want. With every new home build however there are dozens of different questions that need to be answered. Today, let’s go over a few different concepts and styles of some of the fundamental features of every new home.

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