Carmen asked us the building codes in Ontario generally say about the proper location on a house (the roof or fascia/soffits) for venting bathroom fan air to the outside. Bathroom fan expert Glenn Curtis, Soler Palau Canada, has the answer.
Interior Drywall Design’s owner, Mike Vrbos, has called WSIB’s actions against his firm “malicious.” He hopes to follow in the footsteps of Sean Keane (Keyon Drywall) who was able to overturn Ontario’s safety and insurance board’s $340,000 assessment against him.
There are lots of construction jobs across Canada to view at our JOBS portal
If you’re a small home renovations company, you may think the impending shortage of trades and training isn’t your problem. Think again. It may not seem like it, but as baby boomers move…
Since we ran our first article on ICFs (Insulated Concrete Forms) on this website last year, we’ve had a LOT of questions from contractors about what ICFs are, and how they can be used in renovation contracting and new homebuilding. Here’s the article again, with some interesting posts underneath it, including one today from Gary Brown at Amvic System, a major Canadian ICF supplier.
When Garfield Dunlop speaks out so strongly against the Ontario College of Trades, he isn’t just being a Progressive Conservative politician taking shots at yet another bad idea from the Dalton McGuinty government. He’s speaking as a Canadian Contractor. He’s a plumber.
Reaching for the Yellow Pages to find a painter is fine if all you want is the cheapest bid or someone to do mass production. But for most quality contractors, that is just too risky.
Canada is now, officially, a world beater in hockey, curling, refrigeration and heating.
The prestigious HUE Awards are sponsored by Benjamin Moore.
Noble, Don Park and MPH Supplies, among other contractor supply houses, are being sold to EMCO, London, ON.