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News
July 2, 2020  

B.C. government launches new Reframed Lab initiative

The Province, through BC Housing, and the City of

Product
June 16, 2020  

Polyglass announces Polystick XFR self-adhered fire-resistant roof underlayment

Polyglass U.S.A., Inc., a leading manufacturer of roofing and

BUILDWIRE
June 12, 2020  

5 tips for a seamless composite deck installation

Jase DeBoer, Senior Category Marketing Manager at Deckorators, offers five tips to ensure you achieve a seamless composite deck installation to create a beautiful build for your client.

News
June 11, 2020  

Renovation Contractor acquired by Annex Business Media

Renovation Contractor magazine has been acquired by Annex Business

News
April 29, 2020  

Paving the way to new revenue streams

PurePave offers a Canadian designed and tested permeable paving solution.

News
April 29, 2020  

Work Hard, Play Hard, Coronavirus Edition – how do you spend your downtime?

Tell us about your favourite pastimes and activities and how they have or will be impacted by trying to maintain social distance and protect the health of the most vulnerable.

News
April 29, 2020  

Coping with COVID-19 – use your downtime for online training

Contractors who suddenly find themselves with some extra time on their hands as a result of Coronavirus slowdowns and shutdowns can take advantage of their downtime to learn some new skills.

News
April 29, 2020  

6 brand identity tips to drive sales for your construction business

Competition in the homebuilding and renovation industry is fierce, which means that growing your construction business requires a strong marketing and branding strategy.

News
April 29, 2020  

Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore eStore a win, win, win

Habitat for Humanity’s ReStores are a win-win-win: countless new or “gently used” items donated to the charitable organization have been kept out of landfills

News
April 17, 2020  

Proposed ‘Alterations to Existing Buildings’ will change the way building codes apply to renovations

A new policy coming from the Canadian Commission on Building and Fire Codes on “Alterations to Existing Buildings,” which could spell new requirements for renovations to existing homes.

News
April 15, 2020  

Plumbing in paradise

Brit David Roberts is building a business – and family – in the B.C. mountains.

News
April 13, 2020  

When a house under construction collapses a lot of questions come to mind

A second-storey addition to this home in the west end of Toronto toppled over in high winds. Luckily, no one was injured.

News
April 10, 2020  

Product showcase – new and noteworthy

MuraLuxe decorative wall panels are quick and easy to install. Gives any project the “wow” factor and keeps your project moving quickly as shower installs can be completed in a day!

News
April 9, 2020  

The Painting Contractors Association’s Operation Covid-19 response

The U.S.-based Painting Contractors Association is hosting twice weekly online conferences from April 7 through May 28.

News
April 8, 2020  

Optional incentives – Want to keep your team? Offer employee share options

How do you retain valued employees in today’s evolving market? Offering a stake in the business is one option that is gaining popularity among construction company owners.

News
April 6, 2020  

Renovation Contractor – Apr/May2020

Renovation Contractor is a trusted trade publication written by

News
April 6, 2020  

Generating repeat business by converting a single sale into a cash cow

By enhancing your customers’ perceived value of what they just purchased from you, you can leverage a first-time sale into a virtual lifetime of loyalty and referrals.

News
April 1, 2020  

Tax-saving tips from the taxman

As a skilled tradesperson the work you do benefits all Canadians. When it comes to your taxes, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) wants you to benefit too.