Construction Zoning

How to Find Specific Zones on Oahu Zoning Map

Here’s how to refine the search capability on the Oahu Zoning and Parcel Map that I’ve got up over in the Maps & Tools section.


Canec in Hawaii

If you’re shopping for property on Oahu, sooner or later someone will mention canec.¬†What? you ask? Here’s the skinny. Canec (pronounced CANE-ick) is a building material that was used in the 1930s to the 1960s on Oahu. It’s a fiberboard that was made out of the remnants from sugar cane processing. Builders used the material […]