BC Building Science was retained by the Owners of Bayside Court as the Prime Consultant for a full building envelope renovation at their building. Bayside Court is a 3-storey wood-framed residential building constructed over a slab on grade, located in Richmond.
The Owners approached BCBS to help determine a strategy to address widespread failure and breakdown of all the major building envelope assemblies. The renovation included the full replacement of key assemblies which separate the exterior environment from the interior environment, including existing cladding, balconies, guardrails, enclosures, roof, windows, and doors.
Through a process of consultation and various other methods, an architectural design strategy was developed and approved by the Owners. Throughout the course of the project, BCBS provided the following services: