Permits & Legal
Ontario MPP introduces bill to enforce 'prompt payment' by developers to contractors
Bill 69, the Prompt Payment Act, is a private members’ bill intended to get developers in Ontario to pay their contractors on time. The withholding of holdbacks would be curtailed, if the legislation were to be given teeth. But right now, it’s nowhere near becoming law.
Accessible renovations and construction become law in Vancouver
**Photo: Infiniti Renovations, Ottawa** Vancouver City Council has passed…
Seven design principles when renovating for the elderly
“With the aging population, we need to be incorporating universal design principles into everything we do,” says Ottawa design-builder Moneca Kaiser.
I find it strange. When it comes to the…