Initial costs versus lifetime costs for alternate roofing materialsby John Bleasby
Most contractors understand the basic cost differences for asphalt shingles versus steel. But let’s look at the economics of some other popular roofing materials.
VIDEO: Steve Maxwell shows how to finish a basement properly (sponsored message)by Steve Payne
Traditional basement finishing techniques using stud frame walls, fibre insulation and vapour barriers can sometimes work out OK. But this “traditional” method of building is not without its risks – especially in moist conditions. Steve Maxwell show us how to use foam panel systems and engineered subfloors to ensure a warm, dry and cozy final product.