From the Latin ‘fenestra’ meaning windows… If the eyes are the window of the soul, then the window is the eye, and therefore the soul, of the house. Informing us of weather and wildlife, as well as letting in the light, the style and placement of glass in a home cannot be underestimated.
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Looking back on 20 years, and hundreds of projects, we at Architrave can only be grateful. We have been lucky enough to design and build homes for some truly wonderful people who have challenged our abilities with their visions. People who have referred their families and friends to us for design, construction, and renovation. People
Blasting is an ideal technique to clean and restore the original appearance of a log home. The dirt and debris are removed and the grain of the wood shines through like new. Special Thanks to Ocean Restorations for the media blasting and to the Architrave Crew for a carpentry job well done. Before
We are PLEASED and PROUD The 16th Annual Gabriola Home & Garden Tour 2 of the 10 homes featured Architrave Custom Built Homes SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, June 22, 2014
Want a floor that looks like granite, marble or solid agate? An acid-washed, concrete, slab on grade is just the ticket to get you that dream floor at an affordable cost, because your finished floor is your structural floor. If you consider radiant in-floor heat as well, your savings are even more significant. As you
Frank and Karen said: The whole experience of entering the beautiful home you created for us is like walking into a dream, the beauty of which we had really only vaguely imagined from the drawings. The actualization of every detail we had discussed in the planning stage is beyond what we had expected: the quality of the doors