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February 12, 2021  

Gazing into the Crystal Ball

Experts discuss what to expect in 2021 and beyond.

February 12, 2021  

The Allure of Alair

The move from owner-operator to franchise owner works out for the Chuba brothers.

December 4, 2020  

In pursuit of passion: Roger Hardy’s journey of building dreams

On the bank of Lake Ontario in the picturesque

November 23, 2020  

Creative eye: The daring French Country makeover by Coulson Design Build

Drew Coulson has designed and built an award-winning project

November 20, 2020  

Think rental for flexible equipment options on any job

If you’re working in construction today, you’re likely under

November 19, 2020  

The seal of approval: Evaluating the efficacy of certification programs

A key goal that every contractor would like to

November 18, 2020  

Unintended consequences: Quest for energy-efficient homes could be killing Canadians

The Law of Unintended Consequences applies to everything from

October 7, 2020  

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

For more than 70 years, Tidman Construction, now a

September 17, 2020  

Winners announced for 2020 CHBA National Awards for Housing Excellence

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

September 7, 2020  

Building profits with Lean construction

No builder would deny that controlling costs is a

August 12, 2020  

Style and function in the junction – How Carmelin Design and Build created an award-winning project

When the new owners of a century home in

July 24, 2020  

Rosenort Co-operative joins the Sexton Group

Eric Palmer, Vice President and General Manager, is pleased

July 10, 2020  

RESCON campaign raised $1 million to help build 22 affordable housing units in Toronto

Twenty-two brand new, purpose-built affordable apartments for homeless people

July 2, 2020  

Pomerleau wins U of T Scarborough passive house student residence bid

Pomerleau is pleased to announce it has been awarded

June 19, 2020  

Okanagan Reno Supreme – Skaha Vista by My House

Over the last 30+ years, Graeme Huguet has been

June 10, 2020  

Crisis control: How the industry is dealing with Covid-19

As we so fittingly termed it when it broke,

June 4, 2020  

Builders Hardware Manufacturers launch updated Certified Products Directory

The Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA) has launched a

June 4, 2020  

Surety Association of Canada announces new bond form for IPD project

On May 7, 2020, the Board of Directors of

June 3, 2020  

RealSpace3D – Five ways to use 3D renderings improve your next project

This is a sponsored post from RealSpace3D In the

May 28, 2020  

B.C. begins new round of affordable housing projects

Government officials in B.C. are asking non-profit and Indigenous

May 15, 2020  

Back to Work Virtual Summit

COVID-19 has shut down large parts of the Canadian

May 13, 2020  

ECI Software Solutions acquires BuildTools

ECI Software Solutions has announced that it has acquired

May 7, 2020  

RESCON supports methodical approach to expanding residential construction

The Residential Construction Council of Ontario (RESCON) welcomes the

May 4, 2020  

2021 colour trends, pantone palettes explored in webinars from IHA

The key to attracting consumers’ eyes in the coming

May 4, 2020  

ULI Toronto to host Expert Insights: Provincial Policy Statement & Community Benefit Charge webinar

On February 28th, the province of  Ontario released a

May 4, 2020  

Ottawa’s urban boundary, intensification and the Official Plan

Talk is heating up about the urban boundary and

September 8, 2015  

VIDEO: Mike Draper on Learning to be The Boss

Rob Koci interviews Mike Draper, Renovantage, about “Being The Boss” of a renovation contracting firm. Watch the video if you want some tips on what leadership really means – as it pertains to a small-business construction firm.

July 27, 2015  

“I have a customer claiming they shouldn’t have to pay for unforeseen charges and extras…”

“I am unable to pay the sub trades that did the work for me.”

July 7, 2015  

Have all your contract paperwork on your mobile with RENOMii

Canadian Contractor first discovered RENOMii at a contractor trade

May 27, 2015  

From Pilot to Contractor (22): The Pool Fence Permit Saga

John Bleasby continues the blogs he started last year, when he built a new home for his family near Orillia, Ontario