Here’s a better way to insulate your joist ends.Read More Joist End Details
Do you ever tackle a home project that’s a bit too big? Here’s a glimpse into my newest learning experience! Gina and I heard from a few neighbours that our nice back yard had a big standing water problem in spring. We also noticed our yard had a nice slope… to the house! The closest […]Read More Before it gets Better
Good morning all, Today we’re going to talk about something that’s been a re-occurring theme throughout my life right now. That topic is what is “best”? How does Dueck Builders design the “best” homes? Firstly best is difficult. There is no clear-cut best siding or flooring or window option. All these things come with trade […]Read More Best Building Practices
Seven years ago I drove a 2006 Mustang (that I was about to crash and then trade for a truck). I didn’t own a house, I was living at home at that point. I had no idea that in one short month True North Sports and Entertainment (TNSE) would make a city changing announcement. In […]Read More And now for something completely different…
Steps to a more efficient home this summer!Read More “Summer”izing Your Home
Today’s blog was a fun one! A slight change of perspective for the article. Get to know the other half of Dueck Builders a bit better by reading this blog post! Find out why Dueck Builders prides ourselves in being Winnipeg’s most trusted green builder! Building “green” for me has to do with integrity. I […]Read More Why Do We Do What We Do? (Cal Episode)
Berkley After Pictures!Read More Berkley Betterment!
Good morning friends! During our Ask the Author feature, we got this question posted on our blog. “I’m interested in putting solar panels up but I live in a century home and I’m not sure if my roof can handle the weight of them. I have 10″ roof boards on the roof deck and the […]Read More Are Solar Panels Feasible for You?
It’s a new year! Another opportunity to start over with a clean slate. Have you kept your resolutions so far? This year I made two resolutions. 1) Starting with 3 reps of 10 pushups per day I will add five pushups to the reps every month. Meaning in December I should be doing 3 sets […]Read More Happy New Years!
A blanket to keep you warm… Or cool…Read More Insulation