Healthy Home: Safe and Neighborly (2002)
Mike Pavich is building a house that's only twelve and a half feet wide. Mike describes the special challenges of a skinny house, including techniques to make sure it stays standing in an earthquake zone.
It doesn’t take a major earthquake to cause significant damage to a house. Experts demonstrate how to quakeproof a home.
Join Tamara for a lesson about natural gas that could save your life.
Leon Ebersohn forges iron and steel to produce wrought-iron security bars and gates for residents of some of Vancouver’s toniest neighborhoods.
An avid gardener without a garden, Rae Blewden came up with the idea of partnering gardeners with homeowners who could no longer maintain their own gardens – the Neighbor Gardens program was born. She has expanded the program to include classes on organic gardening techniques.