Canadian Contractor


October 4, 2012 Product

Should contractors use Build.com to buy home improvement products online?

by Robert Koci

Can online buying compete yet with your local lumber and materials dealer?

August 20, 2012 News

Flooring is Canada's favourite reno project

by Steve Payne

The home renovation website www.houzz.com, is creating quite a buzz among Canadians looking for ideas and information about home design and remodeling. The site had 1.5 million unique Canadian visitors in July and it has just publishing a “Houzz and Home

February 15, 2012 News

Word-of-mouth marketing is not just on the street

by Robert Koci

Here’s online marketing to die for and how to make it happen for your company.

January 23, 2012 Video

Go Rici Construct Canada Reno Roundtable: Part 4

by Robert Koci

How would stand up under the scrutiny of The Reno Coach?

January 20, 2012 Video

Go Rici Construct Canada Reno Roundtable: Part 3

by Robert Koci

More and more, there are third parties getting involved in cleaning up the renovation industry.

January 19, 2012 Video

Go Rici Construct Canada Reno Roundtable: Part 2

by Robert Koci

Who is the bigger danger to the renovation industry, the guy with the fancy website or the guy working for cash?

January 14, 2012 Video

Go Rici Construct Canada Reno Roundtable: Part 1

by Robert Koci

You’re not a renovator, you’re an educator

January 3, 2012 Video

The death of home heating

by Robert Koci

If you hate installing furnaces, you’ll love Reiner’s house.

December 14, 2011 Video

Reiner's House

by Robert Koci

The Reno Coach Reiner Hoyer has some tough words for the contracting industry.

November 8, 2011 Voice

Greek Lesson

by Robert Koci

I find it strange. When it comes to the finances of your reno business and your personal life, everyone expects you will use a well thought out budget as the core of a sustainable plan. It will include debt and/or