VIDEO: Flip School's Ian Szabo talks about keeping a positive mindset when renovating
Keeping your cool under pressure in this crazy business of renovating houses is a matter of learning to “hit the reset button” in your own head, Ian Szabo advises.
April 30 tax filing deadline: Who can claim self-employment
The tax advantages of declaring yourself self-employed are obvious. But be aware that Ottawa has four specific rules for the definition of “self-employment.”
Unions lobby for CPP increase across Canada
CPP premiums are high enough.
2013 resolutions for the tech-savvy contractor
Smartphone, tablet, camera. Three almost-essential tools for today’s renovation contractor.
11 renovation business tips from RenoSummit, Vancouver
There’s another RenoSummit underway right now in Calgary.
Who's responsible when a flood occurs on the job?
The chances are, you are: the general contractor. Which is why liability insurance, and using licensed plumbers and electricians, is key to avoiding expensive mishaps.
5 common mistakes contractors make
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Jump start your reno business with seminars in Vancouver, Calgary and Winnipeg
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Two new social media sites reno contractors need to know about
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Motivating your staff without money
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