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Canadian Contractor

January 20, 2012 Product

Nice bits!

by Robert Koci

We have the tool. You have the opinion. Trade ya.

January 20, 2012 News

What friends are NOT for

by Robert Koci

It’s good to be friends, but better to take care of business.

January 20, 2012 Video

Go Rici Construct Canada Reno Roundtable: Part 3

by Robert Koci

More and more, there are third parties getting involved in cleaning up the renovation industry.

January 19, 2012 Video

Go Rici Construct Canada Reno Roundtable: Part 2

by Robert Koci

Who is the bigger danger to the renovation industry, the guy with the fancy website or the guy working for cash?

January 18, 2012 News

Survey your customers

by Robert Koci

All you need to know to get started on a customer survey

January 17, 2012 News

Red Tape Awareness Week

by Robert Koci

When it comes to dealing with government red tape, you are not alone.

January 14, 2012 Video

Go Rici Construct Canada Reno Roundtable: Part 1

by Robert Koci

You’re not a renovator, you’re an educator

January 13, 2012 Voice

The Passive House continued

by Robert Koci

Reno Coach Reiner Hoyer’s Passive House gets a new fan in Canadian Contractor Tools Editor Steve Maxwell

January 11, 2012 Video

Health as a profit strategy

by Robert Koci

A few days in hospital focuses the mind.

January 7, 2012 Video

What you need to think

by Robert Koci

Where do you reload? Reboot? Repair yourself? What thoughts do you have? What thoughts should you have?

January 6, 2012 Voice

Meetings…what a waste!!

by Victoria Downing

Actually, meetings are critical to work flow and morale. Here’s how to make them productive.

January 3, 2012 Video

The death of home heating

by Robert Koci

If you hate installing furnaces, you’ll love Reiner’s house.

January 3, 2012 Voice


by Robert Koci

Is it the 90s crash all over again?

January 1, 2012 Voice

Reliably Dry: Best practices for keeping water out of basements

by Steve Maxwell

There are three main categories of features that work together to make a basement reliably dry.

December 30, 2011 News

How house sales affect renovations

by Robert Koci

CMHC’s Canadian Housing Observer, 2011, says there is a direct relationship between home sales and renovations.

December 29, 2011 Video

The Johnny Cash School of Decor

by Robert Koci

When colour is your thing, maybe you should use some.

December 28, 2011 News

How unions encourage the cash economy

by Adam

Pressure from unions push costs up, and workers out, of the legitimate economy.

December 28, 2011 Product

Tanks tank in study comparing them to tankless

by Robert Koci

Tankless water heaters reduce natural gas use by an average of 46 per cent and increase the use of water a little bit.