Kevin Simoes of Streamline Design Ltd tells of his first experience using Warmboard. The Gabriola project is a post-and-beam home in British Columbia and features over 3000 square feet of Warmboard-R.
“We chose Warmboard for its ease and its convenience. The structure was built on an island, so we knew the construction costs were going to be high. Costs for using concrete for the radiant heating were especially high, so we knew that would not be a viable option. In fact, Warmboard was the cheaper option and definitely had a positive impact on the budget. Combined with its performance claims, Warmboard became the natural choice.
Working with the Warmboard has been a great experience. The design team was fantastic. They were responsive and easy to work with. They answered our questions promptly and produced working drawings very quickly. And while we provided only the architectural design (we were not the installers), the feedback from the contractor was very positive as well. The installation drawings provided were very helpful and easy to follow, and they were pleased with how quickly and easily [the panels] went down. The ease and speed of the installation was actually one of the great benefits with Warmboard. It definitely made an impression.
The homeowner was very pleased with the install and subsequent system performance as well. They have also remarked that they have really noticed the savings on heating costs.
Overall, we have had an incredible experience work with Warmboard. The team is very professional, easy to work with and always happy to help educate architects, installers and the clients. And you have a great product! The team at Streamline has been very pleased to team up with Warmboard on additional projects and we look forward to specifying the product on many jobs in the future.”
Streamline Design Ltd.
Streamline Design Ltd. is located in Abbotsford, British Columbia. They are a well-established firm, specializing exclusively in Timber Frame, Post and Beam & Log Home design. Their vast, proven experience and in-depth understanding of structural design, aesthetics and construction enables them to provide the highest quality designs and plans - delivered on time and within budget! They believe each of their clients deserves a personal and professional attention to ensure the design goals and personal desires are met.
With the unique properties of wood and necessity for a thorough understanding of the craftsmanship involved, Streamline has carved out a great niche for themselves. They provide services exclusively to the log and timber industry and individual clientele and have designed projects all over Canada, the United States and internationally, including recently completed projects in Denmark, Switzerland, UK, Lebanon, Greece, Russia, Sarajevo, Austria and the Bahamas.
Streamline Design Ltd.
#102 – 2469 Pauline St,
info [at] streamlinedesign.ca