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Canadian Contractor Automotive canada innovation Market has been launched by Rust-Oleum Canada, who bring you such well-known brand names as Tremclad, Varathane, EpoxyShield and Zinsser.

A recently-launched website from Rust-Oleum Canada – – was created to help homeowners – but it’s got a lot of stuff that will help out contractors, too. We asked the folks at Rust-Oleum to tell us about it… and here’s what they sent us… is a community-based website dedicated to educating, inspiring and helping handymen of all skill levels, finish what they’ve started around the home. Homeowners struggling to cross the latest projects off their to-do list can learn from the latest inspirations, expert support and step-by-step guides that make use of game-changing tools, products, and techniques to help make their creations last.

Homeowners Show and Tell

No matter how small or how large the project at hand, DIYers take pride in building and creating quality work and there’s nothing like unveiling the final masterpiece. The HYF site is a great place to do this and encourages homeowners to showcase before and after shots while connecting with those who share their passion. In addition to sharing, they can tap into the HYF experts on hand, such as contractors and interior designers, to get their questions answered, discuss current projects, or bounce around ideas on what’s next., while geared towards DIYers, is a great resource for the pros as well. Not only they can keep tabs on the latest trends and what homeowners are digging into, they can also join the conversation – help with DIYer questions and connect with those in need. And with vast experience, they can help to motivate newcomers or those who’ve hit a creative or constructive roadblock. It’s all about supporting one another in the world of home improvement. From conception to completion, Helping You Finish is there for homeowners every step of the way.

To learn more or to get involved, visit:

About Rust-Oleum® Consumer Brands Canada

For over 90 years, the Rust-Oleum® Corporation has been the industry leader in rust preventative coatings. Today, Rust-Oleum® produces market-leading brands in small-project paint, woodcare, automotive and high-performance coatings. From brand names you trust such as Tremclad, Varathane, EpoxyShield and Zinsser, the products and services are based on a legacy of knowledge, innovation and commitment. Whether the project goal is to prevent rust, restore a worn-out surface, create a showroom quality finish on a garage floor or stain and protect wood floors, Rust-Oleum® has all solutions for both professionals and Do-It-Yourselfers.



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1 Comment » for, a superb website for DIYers, has lots to offer contractors, too
  1. Ed Bobcat says:

    Important info and reference for those who are DIY orientated. Just remember, there is a limit to what DIY people should do. An example is outside landscaping and trying to move heavy loads of dirt, sod, landscaping materials and more. People injure themselves trying to do this and it often takes far too long manually moving such items. Hiring a bobcat service can make a lot of sense and it doesn’t have to cost you much. It is well worth considering the time and expense.

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