Entries by Curtis Start

Vulcan Community Lions Pool

Project: Vulcan Lions Community Pool
Location: Vulcan, AB, Canada
Year: 2020
Products: HardiePanel with Hardie Battens, 18 Gauge Steel Z-Girt, Aluminum Soffit, Eavestrough and Downpipes, Smartboard Fascia, Custom Metal Window Cladding, 4″ of Rigid Insulation

The future of home building is about to get…TINY!

We all know it – the cost of buying and owning a house is expensive – even somewhat out-of-reach for people looking to enter the housing market. And as the cost of living continues to soar, many people are opting out of buying a home altogether. Traditionally, there haven’t been a whole lot of options. […]

We’re hiring!!!

Exterior’s by Leroy & Darcy – Southern Alberta’s largest Siding, Roofing & Home Renovation company, is looking for Siding, Roofing & Framing contractors to join our growing dynamic team. With above-industry compensation and a great working environment, you will be working with the most professional, most qualified Exteriors company. We are looking for individuals with […]

Building codes – what you need to know is…

Whether you are building your new home or renovating your existing home, building codes are a set of standard rules to which building can be constructed. Building codes not only applied to protect public health and safety, but they also ensure that homes and buildings meet efficiency standards relating to energy and water use. In […]

Hemp – a sustainable alternative to traditional building materials?

A conversation with a Calgary land developer this week quickly turned towards the topic of sustainable building products. Specifically, Hemp. Hemp has been used as a multi-purpose product for centuries. However it has only recently become highly popularized on a commercial scale. And never did we think we’d be having a conversation about using hemp […]

What Junk’s in your Trunk?

It’s mid-February, the snow is off the ground and new projects are starting to surface. Most specifically – commercial and residential projects which are overdue for a repair OR complete replacement of exterior siding which has been damaged or perhaps broken down over the years. Now, you might be looking at the siding or the […]