The skilled trade workers I met in South Africa were supremely skilled at precise, hand-guided work
“I was 19 when the accident happened. I had received almost no training.”
Profit is not a dirty word. You need to understand what it is, what it means and why you need to make lots of it.
“There is no way this guy should be referred to in this way.” We agree. Well said.
“I am a fully licensed electrician. I am always fixing bogus work done by hacks!”
C. Hawkins posts about the ongoing battle from the fightwcb.org folks
The exterior cladding of the Grenfell Tower flats in London that became an inferno on June 14 contained the energy equivalent of 30,000 litres of gasoline
Check out this post from a woman in Illinois who we really DO feel sorry for. “If you have to be paid, do not call me,” she helpfully suggests…
“My workers made more money than me… I would have made more money if I was on welfare and doing cash jobs…”
Andreas argues for wood fibre insulation, rather than “petroleum-based” insulation, in order for a house to breathe properly.
But the contractor has all his tools there, and the dispute seems to be about one specific instance where the contractor could not get access to the property…
“We believe passive house construction is becoming a viable option for many homeowners…”
Hans Eich sends us some useful tips on the topic of enjoying your Passive House without being annoyed by the HRV unit noises
“The contractor says if I don’t like the noise, don’t use the HRV…”
Is this the Liberals idea of job creation, asks Brian J. Stoddard
The home improvement sector in Canada is worth $72-billion a year. We dwarf sectors like aerospace – or even pharmaceuticals. So why do we get so little respect?
Reading through this homeowners complaint, the one question we have is: Where was your contract, Maria?
Information on homeowner funding most welcome. Sorry, we don’t know what province Jacqueline is writing from.