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Geoff Van Brunt
June 29, 2023
  • A Classy Washroom Makeover

    A Classy Washroom Makeover

    The original washroom was a DYI project of the previous homeowners. While they were proud of their job, it wasn’t professional and had some issues. The Issues From a design standpoint, several things stood out: From a professional standpoint, there were other issues: The Design The proposed design was much more spacious and had some…

  • Pergola And High-End Utility Shed

    Pergola And High-End Utility Shed

    This was a definite challenge. Built during covid, we faced all kinds of issues with supply shortages, a three-week concrete strike, and a shortage of storage space due to their basement being renovated. The work took place over 2 years as a result of the issues. We had to build the shed in the fall…

  • A Challenging Small Deck

    A Challenging Small Deck

    While this was a small deck, there were some definite challenges. We had to build it in a small area constrained by a 36″ gate and a couple of windows. The old fence, once removed, would also leave a weird triangle-shaped patch of grass. They also wanted a pergola incorporated on an 8×12 deck! We…

  • Large Lakefront Composite Deck

    Large Lakefront Composite Deck

    We love unusual projects, and this project was exactly that! Custom designs take many builders out of their comfort zone, but not us – we look forward to it. This was an opportunity to sharpen our skills and build what many others only dream of. The Design Originally the customer wanted a square deck, approximately…