B.E. Home Services

Over 20 Years Experience in Building and Home Services

Available Services:

Building:
– Project Management 

– Natural Building Consultation ~ Team Building & Networking

– Renovation Services

– Concrete Forming

– Greenhouse Construction and Custom Indoor Gardens 

– Fences & Decks

 

Also…

Home and Yard:
– Pressure Washing
– Landscaping
– Handyman

Contact:
Brian Edgar
(250)510-3795 (mobile phone)
fauna_n_flora@shaw.ca

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Following is a series of Photographic Examples of my work with descriptions and credits for collaboration.  Gratitude to all the participants on the projects shown and much appreciation to the customers who initiated the work!  Each moment a labour of love in its own way!

 

 

Rainbow Stairs

Rainbow Stairs

Rainbow Stairs

 

Yew Wood Outdoor Shower

Yew Wood Outdoor ShowerYew Wood Outdoor Shower

Yew Wood Outdoor Shower

 

Yew Wood Outdoor Shower

Yew Wood and Yellow Cedar Hot Tub Railing

Yew wood and Yellow Cedar Hot Tub RailingYew Wood and Yellow Cedar Hot Tub Railing

Folding WorkstationFolding Workstation

 

 

Folding WorkstationFolding Workstation

Custom Gate Hardware

 

Driveway Gate

 

 

Ground Level Deck Frame

Ground Level Deck Frame

 

Ground Level Cedar Deck

Ground Level Cedar Deck

 

 

Custom Exterior Weatherproof Locking Cabined

Custom Exterior Weatherproof Locking Cabined

 

 

Exterior Cedar Cabinet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Exterior Cedar Cabinet

 

 

 

Project Eaglenest in Shawnigan Lk. Custom Benches made from Fir harvested and milled onsite

Project Eaglenest in Shawnigan Lk.
Custom Built in Benches made from Douglas Fir harvested and milled on site

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Railing Renewal. Kept existing post and rail structure adding hardware seen at base of posts to increase strength. Fresh paint!

Project Eaglenest: Railing Renewal. Kept existing post and rail structure adding hardware seen at base of posts to increase strength. Fresh paint!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All structural work and the artistic details on the lower half by B.Edgar. Artistic details seen in the upper railing are a co-creation with the owner of the home. This was a joy!

Project Eaglenest: All structural work and the artistic details on the lower half by B.Edgar. Artistic details seen in the upper railing are a co-creation with the owner of the home. This was a joy!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This image shows a detail of the stylish and adaptive to board width, red-cedar decking method. Finished with waterproofing solution of linseed, paraffin and turpentine, the owners special recipe!

Project Eaglenest: This image shows a detail of the stylish and adaptive to board width, red-cedar decking method. Finished with waterproofing solution of linseed, paraffin and turpentine, the owners special recipe…followed by three years of silvering in the sun!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Having built sections of 12' high custom fencing around a private garden are, here is the gate we created from custom materials. The design was created to lighten and beautify the gate while concealing the structural aspects.

Project Eaglenest: Having built sections of 12′ high custom fencing around a private garden area, here is the gate that completed the enclosure. The design was created to lighten and beautify the gate while concealing the structural aspects.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In this photo, the work I did is the trim around the doors. Custom cut Red Cedar around the shop door and yellow cedar around the person-door!

Project Eagleyew: In this photo, the work I did is the trim around the doors. Custom cut Red Cedar around the shop door and yellow cedar around the person-door!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Custom Deck with Yellow Cedar railing, Red Cedar decking and Douglas Fir Structural support, sits on paving slabs and surrounded with 3/4" crush to allow drainage.

Project Eagleyew: Custom Kitchen Entry Deck with Yellow Cedar railing, Red Cedar decking and Douglas Fir Structural Frame.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kitchen Entryway Custom Deck

Project Eagleyew: Kitchen Entryway Custom Deck (handrail top rail not seen in this image)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kitchen Entry Deck ~ Stair Detail.

Project Eagleyew: Kitchen Entry Deck ~ Stair Detail.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shop Entrance Concrete Slab poured and finished. This work was a collaboration. My contribution was design, layout, overseeing of the forming work and I participated in the placing and finishing work.

Project Eagleyew: Shop Entrance Concrete Slab poured and finished. This work was a collaboration. My contribution was design, layout, overseeing of the forming work and I participated in the placing and finishing work.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Parquet Floor repair done with strips of Oak and a custom Yew Wood floor transition.

Project Eaglenest: Parquet Floor repair done with strips of Oak and a custom Yew Wood floor transition.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Custom Yew Wood transition and Red Cedar Trim.

Project Eaglenest: Custom Yew Wood transition and Red Cedar Trim.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Red Cedar custom baseboard and parquet floor repair collaboration. Floor repair done with Oak strips and centre portion is tile mosaic done by owner's daughter. Nice work Inanna!

Projecxt Eaglenest: Red Cedar custom baseboard (Phillip Gallant) and parquet floor repair collaboration. Floor repair done with Oak strips and centre portion is tile mosaic done by owner’s daughter. Nice work Inanna!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Custom built in benches from slightly Spalted Douglas Fir harvested and milled onsite.

Project Eaglenest: Custom built-in benches from Slightly Spalted Douglas Fir harvested and milled on site.  Naturally Finished with Shellac.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Custom built in benches.

Project Eaglenest: Custom built-in benches.  Surfaces finished with Shellac.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Structural Supports for custom benches.

Projet Eaglenest: Structural Supports for custom benches.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Collaboration. A re-fit of an owner built bench. Cob and stone work by Kata Polano of Earthenbuilt.com

Project Eaglenest: Collaboration. A re-fit of an E.Cusi built bay window counter insert. Cob and stone work by Kata Polano of Earthenbuilt.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Custom Bay Window built in seating. Large enough to double as an extra bed. Seats four easily. Douglas Fir custom planks with a beautiful Yew Wood post supporting.

Project Eaglenest: Custom Bay Window built in seating. Large enough to double as an extra bed. Seats four easily. Douglas Fir custom planks with a beautiful Yew Wood post supporting. Naturally Finished with Shellac.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Custom built in seating.

Project Eaglenest: Custom built-in seating.  Natural finish: Shellac.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Custom Built in Seating.

Project Eaglenest: Custom Built in Seating.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Custom re-fit of E.Cusi Built dining room sideboard. Natural plaster by Anne Bonner.

Project Eaglenest: Custom re-fit of an E.Cusi Built dining room sideboard. Natural Finish Plastered walls by Anne Bonner of Cowichan Natural Building.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Custom Refit and trim of Dining room side board.

Project Eaglenest: Custom Refit and Trim of Dining room Side Board.  Shellac!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Custom Built in Bench Seating in the Main Gathering Room.

Project Eaglenest: Custom Built in Bench Seating in the Main Gathering Room at Eaglenest.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Custom Red Cedar Baseboard and Trim.

Project Eaglenest: Custom Red Cedar Baseboard and Door -Trim by Phillip Gallant.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Custom Red Cedar Siding with decorative Yellow Cedar Corner Post.

Project Eagleyew: Custom Red Cedar Siding with decorative Yellow Cedar Corner Post work with Jason Barbar of Cowichan Natural Building.  Collaborative Custom  Rain Chain Design with Pat Amos of Shizen Clayworks/Cowichan Natural Building, Cyrano Wildwood and Jason Barbar.

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2 Comments

  1. Posted April 10, 2014 at 3:11 am | Permalink | Reply

    Bro, this is good stuff. Excellent seeing your work.

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