Links and Knowledge to Assist You
It is important to UBER Solutions that our clients feel they have a transparent experience and are aware/prepared for all that their project may encompass. Below are some useful links to provide some additional tips and knowledge to assist in the building journey.
This is your introduction to the renovation process – how it works, how to get prepared, “who's who” in terms of contractors, and the business aspects you need to understand before you get going.www2.gov.bc.ca
There's some steps you should take before you start any building or renovation project, to avoid problems and unforeseen costs down the road.chba.ca
The size of a company has little to do with service. Large or small, you should expect personalized service focused on you, your needs and your peace of mind. Here's what you can and should expect.chba.ca
Most home buyers have a lot of questions about the construction of their home: How long will it take to build? What happens when? What does each step involve? When do we have to make final decisions about cabinets, fixtures, flooring, and so on? When do building inspections take place?
Here is an outline of the typical construction process today, based in a single-family home. Bear in mind that this is a generalized description—your home builder may use a different approach.chba.ca
Many of the responsibilities of both the renovator and the homeowner will have already been spelled out in the contract. Before the work actually starts, it’s a good idea to sit down with your renovator and review this in detail. Good communication is often the key to a good renovation experience.chba.ca
According to the Homeowner Protection Act and regulations, new homes built in B.C. by licensed residential builders must be covered by mandatory, third-party home warranty insurance.betterhomesbc.ca
Better Homes helps British Columbians find rebates that save energy and lower greenhouse gas emissions.showmethegreen.ca
There's some steps you should take before you start any building or renovation project, to avoid problems and unforeseen costs down the road.bccassn.com (PDF)
The Act has application to owners, lenders, head (prime) contractors, contractors, subcontractors, architects, engineers, material suppliers and workers. All of these participants are defined in the Act.