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Interesting Building and Renovating Resource Links for Everyone

All about the ENERGY STAR®, EnerGuide and R-2000 programs info here

Top 100 DIY Sites for Home Improvement Fanatics

Home Decoration Concepts
Provides useful advice on home decoration & interior design ideas

Hiring A Contractor
good site for if you are hiring a contractor or are one.

 Krylon All about colour management.

The How to do Things
Home and Garden section plenty of articles and tips.

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, good resources.

Repair Clinic for Appliances
How to fix various appliance problems

Ask the Builder
With Tim Carter, columns, ezine, archives.

Home Owners Consumer Center
Geared to the U.S. but good ideas for everyone.

Better Homes & Gardens
The premiere home and family site on the Web, and the interactive companion to Better Homes and Gardens magazine.

BC Housing Org.
BC Housing is a crown agency that delivers the provincial government’s affordable housing programs

BuildFind Home Plans
Search and Browse thousands of Custom Home Plans, Floor Plans and Home Photos.

Canadian Consumer
Tips on Home Renovations

Color Trends
From Benjanmin Moore - What are the latest Color Trends

Dave's Shop
woodworking plans, how to articles and discussion section.
A very extensive site for the "do it yourselver" including discussion forums and articles.

eHome Plans Home plans, products, news.

Fannie Mae
Financial products and services for housing of low- middle-income Americans

Fix it Now
Appliance repair help with an attitude.


Canadian Tire Paint Selector Tool
Select by room type and see what the colors will look like.

Shell Busy's Housesmart
Tips on servicing your house and yard.

Holmes on Homes
The TV show focusing on home owners that have paid money to a contractor and received either shoddy or incomplete work

Homeowner Net
articles, home improvement and gardening tips

Free resource for expert help with home improvement, remodeling houses, home repair, decorating, DIY, and tips for buying appliances and other home repair products.

Home Improvement from decorating to landscaping.

How Stuff Works
a step by step view of how homes are built.

Health Canada
dealing with lead paint.

National Oak Floor Man. Assoc.
good tips on installing, caring for and buying oak floors.

National Pest Management
find out how to deal with pests in your home.

Oasis Design
Ecological Design Consulting Water, Wastewater & Solar Systems

Old House Parts
18th, 19th and early 20th century architectural artifacts and construction materials.

On The House
With the Carey Brothers, home remodeling tips, projects and radio show.

Renovations Online
Renovations, ezine, home improvements of all types.

Danny Lip Ford,
home improvement site

Gardening and Landscaping
a resource for all those that are interested in every aspect of gardening in B.C.

Get Decorating
Get decorating ideas from photos of lots of homes.

Do it
Lots of great helps for doing it yourself.

Magazines and Building News Links

Electronic House Magazine

Free Construcion Magazines


Building Online News

Home Channel News

Home Improvement Talk Radio

Links for the Building Industry

Construction Shows
Event calender for major international events related to construction machines.

Used Sheet Metal Machinery

AEC Daily
Construction - Information - Resources.

American Hardware Manufacturers

The American Institute of Architects

Architecture and Building Resources

Autodesk Plugin

The Building Designers Institute of British Columbia represents professional architectural and building design technologists and technicians practicing in B.C.

Builder Books
Books, resources, safety, computer and house design. Plus Business and management books.

Builders Websource

Canadian Home Builders Association
The construction industry marketplace.


Ecological Design Center
The website covers subjects including energy conservation, sustainable and renewable energy resources, and design.

Explorer Software
Construction Management Software

Frank Lloyd Wright Site

Heavey Equipment News

Housing Zone

The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC)

Online Stormwater Certification
Stormwater USA provides an additional Online Stormwater Certification of Certified Engineers and SWPPP writers. Visit us on

Pacific Northwest Construction Site

Paladino & Company

is an internationally recognized green building consulting firm

Timber Framers Guild of North America
Info about the guild and its activities, 3D walk throughs.

Clothes for people working in the construction industry.

British Columbia Code Resources

BC Building Code - BC Fire Code  - Vancouver Building By-law

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