Tag: ontario building materials

How to get the best of both worlds: How to make a beautiful condo and still pay off your mortgage

An affordable, sustainable building material is a no-brainer for anyone who is serious about building a home, and that’s exactly what the Israeli company, Osservest, is aiming to do.Its website says the materials it uses are made from recycled wood, water-based polyurethane, bamboo and carbon fibre.The company has already secured financing for the construction of…



How to buy all of the smart home stuff you need for a smart home

Buying smart home materials is complicated, but there are a lot of options available, so let’s get started.All the smart house building materials you need can be found in the Home Depot, Lowe’s, or any home improvement store, with a few exceptions.In this article, we’ll walk you through the ins and outs of how to…



How much should you spend on building materials?

How much do you think you need to spend on materials to build a house?I have never built a home before, but I’ve always wanted to try and build one.I know it’s a lot of money, but how much do I need to build for myself?The average person doesn’t spend nearly that much.I’d like to…



How to use a ‘discovery tool’ to find materials for an office building

By now, you probably know how to find a website, a toolbox or a blog post about building materials.And you’ve probably also used Google’s “discovery tools” to find them.Google’s built-in discovery tools allow you to search for “building materials” or “building material suppliers”, for example.And in the US, the company has recently expanded its “discover”…



Construction materials, wood, and building materials

Building materials are important because they make everything from furniture to cars.But some of the materials are also essential to maintaining your home.Here’s a look at some of them.What’s important: wood and timber products are vital for a wide variety of construction applications.For example, wood for the base of a wall is vital to keeping…



How to avoid a costly condo fire in Toronto

As many as three buildings could burn down in the GTA if a fire breaks out in the city, according to the Toronto Fire Service.The city has a fire prevention plan in place and has already issued a warning to residents.“It’s really important for people to be aware that they should be prepared for the…