Davenport Addition

Scope of Work

The renovation of this three-story century home included an addition to the rear which extended the basement, provided daylight to the basement and added a second story deck. The home now has two separate living quarters to allow for multi-family use.


  • Fibre cement Geoboard cladding
  • Cascadia clips use to prevent heat loss between the siding strapping and the house
  • 40% SCM in concrete used in the new basement floor
  • Caesarstone quartz countertop – GREENGUARD certified
  • FSC certified framing lumber
  • FSC certified engineered flooring sourced from Quebec
  • Floor and trim finish NAUF water-based stain
  • FSC certified NAUF maple plywood
  • Spray foam insulation
  • EcoLogo certified 98% recycled content drywall
  • Zero VOC primer and paint
  • Eastern white cedar, locally sourced and sustainably harvested


  • Double glazed, argon filled fibreglass windows and exterior door
  • LED lighting
  • High-efficiency boiler for radiant heating system
  • Energy Star certified appliances

For the client’s experience, take a look at his blog.