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Contractor fell through ceiling, now getting stiffed by the clientby canadiancontractor
Life as a renovation contractor isn’t always as much fun as most people make it out to be!
Comment on the fine for violating the ’10 Day Contract Cooling Off Period’by canadiancontractor
OK, so the government wants to protect the consumer. What about the contractor?
Do skylights create drafts in Canadian winters? Not these ones…by canadiancontractor
Go with the high quality product, and you need not fear skylight-fed cold air currents
Builders need better education before we continue to boost energy efficiencyby canadiancontractor
“We need every province to participate in builder licensing and education”
UK building codes free, easy to use. What’s wrong with Ottawa?by canadiancontractor
Robert Smith has a nice link here to show the clarity of the FREE UK building code documents
In support of her fatherby canadiancontractor
Samantha Madisson’s dad has hands-on electrical skills – but can’t get job offers. She asks: is the “skills trades shortage” real?
Attention Mag O board manufacturers: More flexibility neededby canadiancontractor
Experienced wallboard contractor E. Perry lays out the pros and cons of Magnesium Oxide board
Why would Ottawa charge students to view National Building Code?by canadiancontractor
Why would it charge anyone?
Your office: Coming to a smartphone near youby canadiancontractor
With the HomeStars for Business app you can receive quote requests and manage your branding, exposure, and business leads all from your smartphone
Anatomy of a tax fight – one that is far from overby canadiancontractor
An update from the CFIB on the Trudeau/Morneau plan to tax more of your profits away
Advising your customers about toilet choices? Read this!by canadiancontractor
Here are 5 factors to consider when purchasing a toilet
Unlicensed contractor jailed: “Glad to see!”by canadiancontractor
“Pirates and charlatans!”
Jailed “contractor”: Why was he not ordered to make restitution?by canadiancontractor
“As a roofing contractor, this is my clients’ worst nightmare”
Jailed “contractor” may have had few optionsby canadiancontractor
Chris Langman doesn’t agree with the man’s behaviour, but argues there is a bigger story here
RenoRun launches in Ontarioby canadiancontractor
RenoRun is a Canadian start-up that delivers building materials on demand, through a smartphone app
Florida resident who has bought an Ontario cottage worries about pipes bursting in winterby canadiancontractor
The cottage is near Tiny, Ontario. Do the pipes have to be drained right now – or can they wait until Christmas?
Canada Revenue Agency’s big push to investigate contractorsby canadiancontractor
It’s a $42-billion underground economy. Finance Minister Bill Morneau, however, seems to have other priorities.
Years later, Ontario College of Trades video “still frightening”by canadiancontractor
“Taxes are the only reason for OCOT existing,” says Christine