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June 24, 2019  

Hot town summer in the city

Built-up urban areas trap heat. Help your clients buffer the burn.

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June 22, 2019  

How to prepare and plan the perfect backyard for your clients – even if you’re not a landscaper

How to prepare and plan the perfect outdoor space for your clients – even if you’re not a landscaper.

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June 21, 2019  

Siding options go way beyond aluminum and vinyl

For years siding choices were restricted to wood, aluminum, or vinyl, but thanks to advancements homeowners can now choose from a wide array of materials to finish off their home.

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June 19, 2019  

Backyard robotics

Geeks everywhere will love the new garden-oriented robotics.

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June 17, 2019  

Field Tested: DRICORE Subfloor

It’s one of the best products I’ve used for time saving. The total floorspace was approximately 1,400 sq. ft. and I had the whole thing done in about three hours.

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June 10, 2019  

Thinking outside the box – Five exterior trends that your clients will fall in love with

Delight your clients by showcasing these trends that are ramping up curb appeal and creating spaces that are uniquely their own.

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June 6, 2019  

Find your perfect match with HomeStars’ newest offering

Finding a verified home service professional has never been faster or easier, with the latest offering from HomeStars.

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May 29, 2019  

From the Archives: Send in the Drones

How your newest tool might just know how to fly.

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May 29, 2019  

Don’t take IT easy

Part 2 of a 5-part series of articles to help small and mid-size businesses manage their tech resources and grow their business.

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May 28, 2019  

Carbide 101: A Primer on Tungsten Carbide

Primary attributes of tungsten carbide are robustness and life in harsh applications like drilling in hard aggregate.

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May 28, 2019  

Time to roundup Roundup?

Landscapers will want to take note that Monsanto’s almost ubiquitous weed killer, Roundup, has been hit with massive penalties in recent court cases

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May 28, 2019  

Sneak Peek: This is an excerpt from “Iron Clad,”

This is an excerpt from “Iron Clad,” a feature on durable yet stylish options for exterior finishing by Frank Condron that will appear in our June/July 2019 issue.

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May 28, 2019  

A shocking video by the Electrical Safety Authority

The Electrical Safety Authority is trying to promote safety around powerlines, and created these graphic videos demonstrating why it’s so important to be aware of what’s overhead.

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May 24, 2019  

Let’s solve Canada’s housing challenges together

See how affordable housing innovators can overcome Canada’s biggest challenges with the help of the NHS Demonstrations Initiative and Solutions Labs.

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May 22, 2019  

How to move customers past price

“Our competitors are hammering us on price. That’s why we’re losing business.” It’s a convenient excuse that puts the blame on those nasty competitors.

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May 17, 2019  

A collection of stats and facts that could affect your business

A collection of stats and facts that could affect your business.

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May 13, 2019  

Fabricland, inspired carpet and wallpaper options

In our December 2018/ January 2019 issue’s feature, “The Finishing Touch,” one of the quirkier items that long-time contributor Jay Somerset included

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May 13, 2019  

Book smarts – An exclusive sneak peek inside the CHBA’s new renovators’ manual – Apr/May2019

CHBA has a Renovators’ Manual in the works. This month we offer a small sample of what readers can expect from the new book, when it is released to the public.