Useful information from Leading Building Suppliers
CertainTeed partners with George Brown College to study blown-in insulation and membrane performanceby canadiancontractor
The products being put through their paces are CertainTeed MemBrain™ and InsulSafe XC™ Fiberglass Blown-In Insulation
Roof Ventilation 101 (VIDEO)by Steve Payne
Do you know how to tell if your client’s roof is properly ventilated? If not, watch this quick video to learn how.
IKO ShieldBase specialty cover board for low slope roof applications (VIDEO)by canadiancontractor
An excellent choice for recover applications, ShieldBase 180 reduces the dead weight load of the roofing system
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
Advising your customers about toilet choices? Read this!by canadiancontractor
Here are 5 factors to consider when purchasing a toilet
RenoRun launches in Ontarioby canadiancontractor
RenoRun is a Canadian start-up that delivers building materials on demand, through a smartphone app
VIDEO: “Quit wasting your time with lag bolts and pre-drilling!” says Damon Bennettby canadiancontractor
Traditional lag bolts require pre-drilling. Quit wasting your time. GRK Fasteners work better.
VIDEO: Damon Bennett on why he uses Tapcon fastenersby canadiancontractor
Damon Bennett explains why he prefers Tapcon fasteners over competing brands for pro builders.
VIDEO: Damon Bennett test drives Paslode Impulse cordless nailersby Steve Payne
“It’s all about speed on the job site,” Damon says. And Paslode’s cordless framing and finishing nailers definitely deliver.
Tub surround upgrades made easierby Steve Payne
Schluter provides kit for waterproofing tub surrounds
The Buildings Show 2017by canadiancontractor
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Nov. 29 – Dec. 1
Gerber perks up its reward programby canadiancontractor
The Gerber Rewards program for plumbing professionals is free and easy to join
Announcing the ITW projects contest for users of GRK fastenersby canadiancontractor
If you send us some photos of your GRK-fastener-built deck, and we pick yours as the winner, you will win $5,000 worth of GRK fasteners
First-of-its-kind painters’ marketplace launchedby Steve Payne
Clients can use the online portal to find pro painters and contractors who are trained to apply new, leading-edge Dulux Effect Finishes paint
DeWalt expands Tool Connect™ into a 4-way inventory management systemby canadiancontractor
New ways to manage your DeWalt cordless tools plus other jobsite assets
Financing: Your new secret weaponby canadiancontractor
Three tips to help you counter common customer objections and close sales
SoftPlan 2018 releasedby canadiancontractor
The biggest addition to the technologically advance architectural design software is the real-time SoftList material estimator.
Kiefer and Koci review Milwaukee’s new tape measures (SPONSORED VIDEO)by canadiancontractor
These tapes “stand out” more than 13 feet, as advertised, and are engineered to withstand rough handling