Net Zero Homes | The Ultimate in Comfort and Efficiency

Silvercrest Custom Homes Completes Net Zero Building Science Training Silvercrest Custom Homes, a prominent leader in the custom home building industry, has recently completed the Net Zero Building Science Training, marking a significant milestone in their commitment to sustainable and environmentally responsible construction practices. This achievement underscores their dedication to not only meeting but surpassing … Read more

City of Burnaby Accepting Applications for Laneway Houses Beginning September 18, 2023

Starting September 18, 2023 Burnaby City is welcoming applications for laneway homes and secondary suites in semi-detached houses. These new housing options will broaden choices for homeowners and renters without altering the city’s neighborhood character. Both laneway homes and semi-detached suites cannot be sold separately from the main residence and are expected to be utilized … Read more

Understanding the Distinctions: Rectified Tiles vs. Non-Rectified Tiles

Introduction: When it comes to choosing tiles for your home or commercial space, there are various options available in the market. Two popular choices are rectified tiles and non-rectified tiles. Understanding the differences between these two types can help you make an informed decision that aligns with your design preferences and practical requirements. In this … Read more

What is the City of Burnaby allowing for minimum parking spots and maximum size of laneway house?

The city of Burnaby is seeking feedback from residents regarding new laneway housing rules that are being considered. According to Burnaby Now, the proposed rules include a requirement for one parking spot, and a maximum size of 1500 square feet for laneway houses. Additionally, laneway houses in the Heights area of Burnaby would be limited … Read more

Prefabricated laneway homes Vancouver

Pre fab Laneway homes For immediate release – VANCOUVER, British Columbia Sivercrest Custom Homes is excited to introduce a complete system for prefabricated laneway homes. This system is available for custom builds or expansions, giving us the ability to help our clients effortlessly expand their property. Laneway homes are separate structures typically built in a backyard with … Read more