The "little black dress" of kitchen productsby Robert Koci
If your customer is the “little black dress” type, she’ll want to know about this faucet
Starts break 200,000 in Februaryby Robert Koci
The seasonally adjusted annual rate of housing starts was 201,100 units in February, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). This is up from 198,100 units in January.
Building permits down for Januaryby Robert Koci
The value of building permits fell 12.3% to $6.0 billion in January, following a 10.5% rise in December. The decline was the result of decreases in both residential and non-residential sectors.
How can you compete against this?by Alec Caldwell
You run a professional business. With the overheads you have, how on earth do you compete?
The Big Orange goes Greenby Robert Koci
The Home Depot has partnered with the U.S. Green Building Council to provide a Green Home Products Database.
Multiple Trades On Site at the Same Timeby Mike Draper
The secret is all in the expectations of the trades
Hanging Fireby Robert Koci
If a picture on your customer’s wall is worth 1,000 words, what’s a fire worth?
And you said social media would never work in constructionby Robert Koci
Home builder Pierre Martell, president and CEO of Martell Home Builders dives into social medial and makes it work.
Home show strategiesby Mike Draper
For renovators, home shows are a must
What does this woman have to say about your reno business?by Robert Koci
She says you have to match your brand to your core values or your company is going nowhere
Hilti Brushless Powerby Robert Koci
Look for more brushless drivers this spring from Porter Cable and Milwaukee, too. More power, longer battery life and longer shelf life, they say.
2012 Salary Surveyby Robert Koci
Who you are. What you earn.
The perfect porch for a scary clientby Robert Koci
The challenge? Transform a classic Kelowna residence
by replacing an existing porch with a large, covered veranda that would perfectly match the house’s traditional design.
The art of starting overby Robert Koci
Ever get off on the wrong foot with a client?
The Anti-Angie's Listby Robert Koci
Customers have had the chance to comment on your business online. Now it’s your turn.
Super smart homeby Robert Koci
Viewer warning! This video is five minutes long, but it was too hard to cover the smart homes system’s features in less.
What's the ROI on this excavation?by Robert Koci
Digging out a basement with radio controlled diggers and dump trucks a not-for-profit exercise
Battery life learning for reno geeksby Robert Koci
There’s a lot to know about batteries