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October 8, 2020  

Construction in North America to fall less than expected in 2020: GlobalData

GlobalData has revised its forecast for North America’s construction

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October 8, 2020  

VRBA to hold 2020 CARE Awards as virtual event

The Victoria Residential Builders Association will continue to hold

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October 7, 2020  

Ontario MOL announces more money for trades training, new panel to reform apprenticeship system

Monte McNaughton, Ontario Minister of Labour, Training & Skills

Feature
October 7, 2020  

Back to legacy: Tidman Construction building quality homes and lifelong relationships

For more than 70 years, Tidman Construction, now a

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October 7, 2020  

The Hammer episode #4: New Stars – Shir Magen and Megan Oldfield of HomeStars

With the retirement of founder Nancy Peterson, there are

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October 5, 2020  

Forged inspection documents used on several Ontario projects: CBC

An Ontario engineer is raising the alarm after his

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October 2, 2020  

Only commercial construction mentioned in federal infrastructure plan

Canadians across the country are feeling the impacts of

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October 2, 2020  

WSIB announces premium rate freeze

The global pandemic has created many unforeseen challenges for

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October 2, 2020  

OHBA announces 2020 Awards of Distinction finalists

The Ontario Home Builders’ Association (OHBA) is pleased to

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September 25, 2020  

Speech from the throne includes support for housing, retrofits, green projects

The Justin Trudeau government intends to create thousands of jobs by supporting retrofits

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September 24, 2020  

Saskatoon protecting homeowners with professional renovator certification

The Saskatoon and Region Home Builders’ Association publicly launched

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September 24, 2020  

BuildingsWeek officially launched

The Buildings Show and Buildex Alberta have come together

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September 24, 2020  

Wolseley Canada implements mandatory face coverings at all locations

To protect the health and safety of our associates,

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September 24, 2020  

DULUX Paints by PPG unveils 2021 paint forecast

The COVID-19 pandemic is not only having an effect

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September 24, 2020  

CCA launches Talent Fits Here campaign

The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) has launched Talent Fits

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September 24, 2020  

EnerQuality announces winners of the 2019 EQ Awards

The leaders of the Ontario building industry gathered via

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September 23, 2020  

Tariffs dropped, retaliation avoided, but quotas implied

The U.S. government announced it has dropped a 10

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September 17, 2020  

Winners announced for 2020 CHBA National Awards for Housing Excellence

The Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) is pleased to

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September 17, 2020  

August 2020 another record-setting month for many Canadian housing markets

Statistics released by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA)

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September 16, 2020  

Happy Birthday, Canadian Contractor!

Canadian Contractor turned 20 this year. First published in

Feature
September 15, 2020  

Talking tech to talent: Using the right technology and hiring tech-savvy workers

Even in times of uncertainty, demands on the construction

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September 12, 2020  

Record lumber prices adding thousands of dollars to new home building costs

Soaring lumber and wood panel prices are adding thousands

BUILDWIRE
September 10, 2020  

Great Expectations

Four smart ways to cope with the growing demands of today’s digitally fluent customers

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September 10, 2020  

Lowe’s Canada launches VIPpro program at its Lowe’s, RONA, and Reno-Depot corporate stores

As part of its efforts to continuously improve the

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September 10, 2020  

Pella Corporation releases free e-book ‘Building For Success: A plan for continued growth in building and remodeling’

During these uncertain economic times, home builders and contractors

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September 9, 2020  

Huntsman unveils spray polyurethane foam business name: Huntsman Building Solutions

Huntsman Corporation has announced that it has branded its

Feature
September 7, 2020  

Building profits with Lean construction

No builder would deny that controlling costs is a

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September 3, 2020  

Home Hardware appoints new senior director of national retail sales and operations

Home Hardware Stores Limited has announced the appointment of

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September 3, 2020  

Skills Ontario’s Jennifer Green appointed as youth advisor in new committee for Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development

The Honourable Monte McNaughton, Minister of Labour, Training and

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September 3, 2020  

Werner to offer virtual and in-person safety training in support of annual Safety Stand-Down Initiative

Werner will train thousands of workers across the country