Getting permit / Discussions

What's the best lumber for framing a house?

...getting a permit for your addition? First maybe check with your local municipality and ask ‘Can you use rough sawn lumber for house framing’ And let us know wha...

Posted by Natalie Pierce Nov. 21, 2019, 8:26 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses

What are your thoughts on using large flax straw bales (4x4) to build in Saskatchewan?

...getting any value from that last few inches (or in this case maybe even ‘feet’) of insulation. And walls that thick will make for some unusually large window we...

Posted by Al Birchard Nov. 11, 2019, 12:56 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 3 Responses

What permits do I need to start building prefab commercial Additional dwelling

I am interested in building prefab additional dwelling units for retail, what permits are required? Secondly can imported shipping containers that has been mod...

Posted by danny babson Oct. 1, 2020, 8:33 p.m. Planning and Design 1 Responses