The real lowdown on government downloadingby Casey Edge
Where do municipalities find money for their employee obligations? Guess!
What we can learn from Andy Roy’s failed bonus planby John Bleasby
Responses to our latest Contractor Dilemma suggest one size does not fit all
Award-winning home in Calgary: Who needs a furnace, anyway?by canadiancontractor
Meanwhile, the UK is banning fossil-fuel based heating systems in new homes, commencing 2025
Here is where the Canadian housing market stands going forwardby canadiancontractor
Expect fines, jail time or both for defrauding consumersby John Bleasby
Two more Ontario contractors go down, examples of how not to conduct business
We have a Contractor Dilemma winner!by John Bleasby
Bob Zimmerman of Calgary, AB wins a DeWalt cordless roofing nailer
Who’s getting hurt at work?by John Bleasby
Injuries are high across various sectors, but it’s not always construction at the top
Eurodale Developments Inc. named as finalist in both RenoMark and CHBA awardsby canadiancontractor
Eurodale is a finalist for the best kitchen renovation and best renovation (addition) for the RenoMark awards. The firm’s new head office is a finalist for CHBA’s best design centre category.
Empire Communities innovates with ‘Forward Thinking’ homes in Breslau, Ontarioby canadiancontractor
The Discovery Home pilot program includes three model homes built to Energy Star standards. Two others have been built to what Empire believes will be the future code.
HomeStars announces its Best Of Awardsby Steve Payne
AquaTech Waterproofing in Ontario, Kitchen Makeovers in B.C., and 24/7 Electric in Alberta were ‘Best of the Best’ winners
Calvin Gordon escalates his legal battle with customersby John Bleasby
Ontario contractor with previous consumer fraud convictions claims defamation from a “witch hunt”
Coming this weekend: The dangers of daylight savings!by John Bleasby
Moving the clocks forward affects jobsite health and safety
Rob’s friend: He’s not a “bad employee” – just a dishonest oneby John Bleasby
Bottom line from the experts? Time to move on!
Only a few hours left to enter our Contractor Dilemma Contest! Win a DeWalt cordless nail gun!by John Bleasby
Send us your proposal to Andy Roy’s problem for a chance to win this great prize!
How to write a winning roofer estimate to a customerby canadiancontractor
The quality of your estimates can have a significant impact on the success of your business
Winners of Ontario’s EnerQuality Awards announcedby canadiancontractor
The folks behind the ENERGY STAR rating system honour their contractor partners
BRIKS Design-Build Group, Toronto, named as a finalist in CHBA National Awards for Housing Excellenceby canadiancontractor
There are more then 8,500 CHBA members Canada wide – including home builders, renovators, trade contractors, and land developers. BRIKS Design-Build Group was the only Toronto-based Design-Build Renovation Firm, selected to be as the Top 5 finalists, in all of Canada.
Saskatoon contractor who overcame mental health and addiction issues now “pays it forward”by canadiancontractor
Chris Watt, owner and founder of Array Design and Contracting, Saskatoon, is helping others to get out of the “black hole” of substance abuse and mental illness