The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) has offered a window into its renewal needs backlog by releasing facilities data for each of its school buildings.
A growing number of buildings featuring aesthetically striking wood roof systems are popping up around British Columbia, and beyond.
The question of how to start a preventive maintenance (PM) program is extremely common, and for good reason. With budgets tight and workers stretched thin,
Toronto’s leadership in the industry is due to the fact that green roofs are not only encouraged but mandatory.
Millennium Water is the largest green development project in British Columbia, covering nine city blocks in Southeast False Creek.
A roof that lasts longer is usually more sustainable since less waste is generated through the removal of an additional roof.
When designing a green roof, three elements have to be optimized: drainage, growing media and plants.