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As an architectural / designer and visual artist Daniel (Dan) Boot has spent his artistic career pushing the boundaries of his practice by working in two-dimensional and three - dimensional realms within a blend of form and mass. Known for his sculptural designs of modern residential designs; his buildings are an ‘art to live in’ using the philosophy of form follows function / indoor flowing seamlessly through to the outside. His designs utilize the latest technologies and sustainability. Using his skills as model builder as an interpretive tool, his designs are known for distinct contemporary functionality, proportion and context.
Dan is the president and patent holder of Habiterra Building Solutions Inc. 'Habiterra' has the design and license to use the technology for low cost housing in developing countries on a global scale.
Dan is also the president of Small Modern Living that creates small modern and efficient designs for sustainable, affordable dwellings.

Principal of Studio DB3
President of SML - Small Modern Living
President / Inventor - Habiterra Building Solutions Inc.

Services Provided
Bathroom Design, Building Design, Custom Homes, Drafting, Energy-Efficient Homes, Floor Plans, Green Building, Home Additions, Home Extensions, Home Remodeling, House Plans, Kitchen Design, Space Planning, Sustainable Design, Universal Design, Construction Drawings, 3D Modeling, Site Supervision, Float Homes, Small Homes (small modern living), Commercial Design, Logos / Industrial Designs, Low-Cost Housing (habiterra)

Areas Served
North Saanich, Bamberton, Brentwood Bay, Central Saanich, Cobble Hill, Cowichan Bay, Fulford, Fulford Harbour, Malahat, Nanoose Bay, Port Sidney, Saanich, Saanichton, Sidney, Swartz Bay, Sydney, Victoria, Tofino, Campbell River, Cowichan Lake, Nanaimo, Saltspring Island, Pender Island, Ucluelet, Fair-winds Nanoose Bay, Duncan, Sooke

Certifications and Awards
multi award winning designs
published work in several magazines
Vancouver Island Residential Designer
Best of Houzz 2016- 2018

Contact: Daniel Boot
Location: 10973 Madrona Drive
North Saanich, British Columbia V8L5R7
License Number: 1098 - 001235
Typical Job Costs: CAD $250,000 - $2,500,000
Cost varies by project. Fees are based on hourly rates or percentage of construction budget.
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Commented: Sewer ... thanks for your note. The sewer is pumped through a system and emptied in the municipal sewer. Daniel Boot
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Commented: Hi Dan, is the vertical siding the burnt finish cedar. Thanks Brough good question! ... the was stained and in a wooded cut d' sac site (matticks wood) one of my earlier homes. It is board and batten siding using cedar 'cant' strip. We can chat about this ... you are w...
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Commented: Great views! Who is the manufacture of the windows and doors? ... these window frames are units assembled on site and available through 'Westec'.
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Commented: What windows/doors were used on this project? Thank you for your query! The windows are anodized aluminum by 'Westec' (I believe they are also referred to as 'Western' ... at any rate, these are your typical commercial window frames. Are you cur...
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Commented: Love the colours! Is that painted cement in blue? Wood cedar or paint? thanks for your comment ... the colours of the 'tree house are: galvalum metal cladding (horizontal) application and 'copper penny' corrugated vertically applied ... the concrete poured in place is a ...
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Commented: no question just comment thank you jennifer! ... have you seen this residence? it's located in cordova bay
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