Resources

 

For Informed Buyers & Sellers

Below are assorted PDF files and website links to helpful information on a variety of topics from basement flooding to vermiculite asbestos to moisture ingress for home owners and homeowners-to-be.

Moisture Problems

Moisture problems in Canadian housing are detrimental to our health and to the durability and ...

Poly Piping

The concerns of home owners across Canada who have non-oxygen barrier tubing in their hydronic ...

Importance of Ventilation

The main reason ventilation is necessary is that our bodies and our activities load the ...

De-pressure Systems

To be successful in the residential HVAC market today, a heating contractor not only needs ...

Getting Ready To Sell

When getting your home ready to sell, you need to look at your house in ...

Basement Flooding

Basement flooding is a common occurrence in many parts of Canada. But the good news ...

Drain Water Management

The first line of defense against mold is preventing the entry of bulk water into ...

Oil Tank Removal

Many homes in Vancouver were heated by furnace oil particularly prior to natural gas becoming ...

Secondary Suites

On May 18, 2004 Council approved changes to the Building By-law to reduce and simplify ...

Vermiculite Asbestos

Vermiculite insulation may contain asbestos fibres that can cause health risks if disturbed...

mls website

Finding the perfect home doesn't happen in one day. There are a number of things ...

nrc website

The NRC Office of Energy Efficiency has everything you need to save energy, save money and ...

cmhc for consumers

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) is Canada’s national housing agency...

The Condo Advocate

The Condo Advocate is an agency dedicated helping the owners of leaky condos by providing ...

Greater Vancouver Homebuilders

Represents the residential construction industry in the Greater Vancouver Area...

Property Inspectors Institute

The mission of this agency is to advance the profession of House and Property Inspection ...