Planning a renovation? Building your dream home? Looking to design a space that is both functional and beautiful?

The Homebuilders Association Vancouver aims to empower and inspire people with information to make the best decisions when it comes to building and renovating their homes. A main feature of the Spring Home and Garden Show, the Ask the Experts Stage, presented by Trail Appliances will feature 15 of our expert builders, renovators and designers offering informative seminars and inspirational workshops.
Be one of the first 100 people to pre-register for a seminar or workshop and receive two free tickets to the Home and Garden Show. Click here to register.
 
 
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SCHEDULE

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20


4:15PM Kitchen designs (workshop – bring your kitchen plans and see them come alive)
By Katerina Vastardis & Silvie Pantsios, Owners, Designs by Katerina & Silvie

5:15PM Budgeting & financing for a build or renovation 
By Elton Donald, Partner, Kerr Construction & Design

6:15PM Discovering the hidden potential of your space (workshop – carry your floor plans and photos to unlock new ideas)
By Mila Djuras, Owner, Intermind Design

7:15PM How to hire and work with the pros
By Ian Nicule, Owner & CEO, Nicons Enterprises Ltd

8:15PM Creating intelligent smart homes
By Mike Freedman, Owner, Hi-Fi Centre

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21


12:15PM Discovering the hidden potential of your space (workshop – carry your floor plans and photos to unlock new ideas)
By Mila Djuras, Owner, Intermind Design

1:15PM Laneway homes
By Sandro Stefanucci, CEO & President, Abstract Homes & Renovations

2:15PM The design to build process
By Andrew Macintosh, President, Highland Master Builders

3:15PM Energy Efficient Homes and Renovations
By Steve Kemp, Owner, Kemp Construction

4:15PM Living large in small spaces
By Robert Capar, President, maison d’etre design-build inc.

5:15PM Building new? Renovating? The advantages of using a Design + Build team 
By Babak Nikraftar, Director of Construction, Project Mint Developments

6:15PM Interior Design
By Meme Brooks, Owner, Meme Brooks Design

7:15PM Get it in Writing – Practical Legal Tips for Homeowners
By Ian Moes, Lawyer, Kuhn LLP

8:15PM Creating intelligent smart homes
By Mike Freedman, Owner, Hi-Fi Centre

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22


12:15PM When is the right time to renovate?
By Meysam Pourkaram, General Manager, Enzo Design Build Inc.

1:15PM Budgeting & financing for a build or renovation 
By Elton Donald, Partner, Kerr Construction & Design

2:15PM How to quickly design your Home to your taste using Virtual Reality
By Nick Petrie, Chief Business Development Officer, Draft On Site

3:15PM Energy Efficient Homes and Renovations
By Steve Kemp, Owner, Kemp Construction

4:15PM Living large in small spaces
By Robert Capar, President, maison d’etre design-build inc.

5:15PM Laneway homes 
Sandro Stefanucci, CEO & President, Abstract Homes & Renovations

6:15PM Kitchen designs (workshop – bring your kitchen plans and see them come alive)
By Katerina Vastardis & Silvie Pantsios, Owners, Designs by Katerina & Silvie

7:15PM Building new? Renovating? The advantages of using a Design + Build team
Babak Nikraftar, Director of Construction, Project Mint Developments

8:15PM Creating intelligent smart homes
By Mike Freedman, Owner, Hi-Fi Centre

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23


10:15AM Interior Design
By Meme Brooks, Owner, Meme Brooks Design

11:15AM Get it in Writing – Practical Legal Tips for Homeowners
By Ian Moes, Lawyer, Kuhn LLP

12:15PM Kitchen designs (workshop – bring your kitchen plans and see them come alive)
By Katerina Vastardis & Silvie Pantsios, Owners, Designs by Katerina & Silvie

1:15PM Budgeting & financing for a build or renovation 
By Elton Donald, Partner, Kerr Construction & Design

2:15PM Laneway homes
By Sandro Stefanucci, CEO & President, Abstract Homes & Renovations

3:15PM Discovering the hidden potential of your space (workshop – carry your floor plans and photos to unlock new ideas)
By Mila Djuras, Owner, Intermind Design

4:15PM How to hire and work with the pros
By Ian Nicule, Owner & CEO, Nicons Enterprises Ltd

5:15PM Energy Efficient Homes and Renovations
By Steve Kemp, Owner, Kemp Construction

6:15PM When is the right time to renovate?
By Meysam Pourkaram, General Manager, Enzo Design Build Inc.

7:15PM The design to build process
By Andrew Macintosh, President, Highland Master Builders

8:15PM Creating intelligent smart homes
By Mike Freedman, Owner, Hi-Fi Centre

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24


10:15AM How to quickly design your Home to your taste using Virtual Reality
Nick Petrie, Chief Business Development Officer, Draft On Site

11:15AM The design to build process
By Andrew Macintosh, President, Highland Master Builders

12:15PM Interior design
By Meme Brooks, Owner, Meme Brooks Design

1:15PM How to hire and work with the pros
By Ian Nicule, Owner & CEO, Nicons Enterprises Ltd

2:15PM When is the right time to renovate?
By Meysam Pourkaram, General Manager, Enzo Design Build Inc.

3:15PM Living large in small spaces
By Robert Capar, President, maison d’etre design-build inc.

4:15PM Building new? Renovating? The advantages of using a Design + Build team
Babak Nikraftar, Director of Construction, Project Mint Developments

SPEAKERS


Mark Cooper, President, Shakespeare Homes & Renovations Inc.
Seminar topic: Building new vs large scale renovations

Sandro Stefanucci, CEO & President, Abstract Homes & Renovations
Seminar topic: Laneway Homes

Katerina Vastardis & Silvie Pantsios, Owners, Designs by Katerina & Silvie
Workshop topic: Kitchen Designs

Babak Nikraftar, Director of Construction, Project Mint Developments
Seminar topic: TBD

Elton Donald, Partner, Kerr Construction & Design
Seminar topic: Budgeting & Financing for a Build or Renovation

Mike Freedman, Owner, Hi-Fi Centre
Seminar topic: Creating intelligent smarthomes

Ian Nicule, Owner & CEO, Nicons Enterprises Ltd
Seminar topic: Your Team: How to Hire & Work with the Pros  

Robert Capar, President, maison d’etre design-build inc.
Seminar topic: Living Large in small spaces 

Nick Petrie, Chief Business Development Officer, Draft On Site
Seminar topic: 3D Home Design

Mila Djuras, Owner, Intermind Design
Workshop topic: Discovering the (hidden) potential of your space

Andrew Macintosh, President, Highland Master Builders
Seminar topic: The Design to Build Process 

Meme Brooks, Owner, Meme Brooks Design
Workshop topic: Interior Design 

Ian Moes, Lawyer, Kuhn LLP
Seminar topic: Get it in Writing – Practical Legal Tips for Homeowners 

Meysam Pourkaram, General Manager, Enzo Design Build Inc.
Seminar topic: When is the right time to renovate?