6-Storey Wood Framed Buildings Come to Ontario!

December 01, 2014

It’s soon to be official. On January 1, 2015, wood frame buildings can now be built up to 6-storeys in Ontario, raising the limit from 4-storeys.

6-storey structures now possibleAccording to the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing “Safe and flexible building options that help make housing more affordable and support our forest industry is part of the government’s plan to invest in people, build modern infrastructure, and support a dynamic and innovative business climate.”   Read more…