Festool announces release of new Planex Drywall Sander
Festool Canada has announced the release of its new…
Taking the Unconventional Approach. Why dimple sheet basement protection is a winning bet. Part 1
Coding conflicts and the win/win of dimplesheet protection
VIDEO: Steve Maxwell on why refurbished cast-iron rads are making a comeback
Cast-iron rads, refurbished and ready to easily install, are cost-effective, environmentally responsible, and physically beauttful. Why did we ever fall out of love with them?
Should a bathroom fan in Ontario be vented through the roof or through the fascia?
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.
Canada wins gold at World Skills 2013: "The Olympics of the Skilled Trades"
Canada is now, officially, a world beater in hockey, curling, refrigeration and heating.
RONA selling Noble, Don Park and other HVAC supply houses
Noble, Don Park and MPH Supplies, among other contractor supply houses, are being sold to EMCO, London, ON.
Training opportunity for Winnipeg contractors in the HVACR industry
The opportunities on the mechanical side of the construction industry, throughout Canada, are huge. If you are thinking of moving into a new field, HVACR is worth a look.
PEX well on the way to overtaking copper pipe
Within three years, PEX will be the most-used residential water-supply pipe in the country, manufacturer predicts
Bathroom ventilation: Fact and fiction
Bathroom fan replacement across Canada could almost become an industry in itself. Vast numbers of them aren’t doing what they were designed to do.
Ontario College of Trades will protect legitimate contractors, chairperson asserts
Tax grab? No way, says Ontario College of Trades Ron Johnston
Radon gas spurs basement repairs
Health Canada has published the results of the second…
Tanks tank in study comparing them to tankless
Tankless water heaters reduce natural gas use by an average of 46 per cent and increase the use of water a little bit.