Building Resource is a supply base for consumers, contractors
and builders who wish to locate environmentally sound and healthy
building products and accoutrements.
Building Resource has undertaken the sourcing and reviewing of
materials to ensure they are safe for people and the planet.
Building Resource is owned and operated by Kevin Royce who has
spent over 25 years in the building materials industry gaining
an extensive knowledge of a wide range of products and their applications
with the primary focus being on interior finishing products. During
his last position as general manager of a major building supplier
in Woodbridge, Ontario Kevin began to receive many inquiries for
LEED compliant products from builders and contractors. It was
then when Kevin came to realize that it is a challenge for people
to find environmentally safe building products
is also a husband and father with two teenage boys who keep him
extremely busy with outdoor activities and sports. During his
leisure time volunteering as a coach of a minor hockey team Kevin
became aware of environmental sensitivities when he observed 4
of his 13 young players required puffers to deal with their asthma
and allergies, the cause of which is primarily the toxins we breathe
in our day to day lives.
these experiences Kevin identified a critical need for green building
products, so ECO Building Resource was born... Torontos
only green building supply store!
is second only to food for survival. Choosing to care about environmental
issues and taking care of how we build and renovate can make a
difference for generations to come. Now, more than ever, we have
the power to lessen our impact on the planet by creating environmentally-sound
building green we can create a more comfortable, healthier indoor
living environment for ourselves. Reducing the off gasing of VOC's
and other toxins we reduce the risks that infringe on our quality
of life and life expectancy. Efficient use of resources reduces
greenhouse gasses and minimizes waste to our landfills.
and functionality are found in our products and services. We can
help you maximize your biggest investment. Reduce costs by managing
how your home uses resources and increase its value.
is always researching for safer, more sustainable products, advising
clients of alternative avenues to consider and often adding the
personal touch by doing local deliveries personally. Please dont
hesitate to contact Kevin (link to email address) for advise on
how to make your home safer, healthier and more environmentally