The product that keeps basement floor installations dryby Robert Koci
A “Made in Canada” product you will want to install in your customer’s basement
Tree protection, good and badby Robert Koci
Keeping the site neat is a very good way to leave a good public impression
Video: Rob, Steve and readers weigh in on the Ontario College of Trades’ fees for "compulsory" tradesby Robert Koci
The College will be invoicing lots of you in April. $120 for licensed trades in certain categories, and $60 for apprentices. Many readers of Canadian Contractor are angry about this, saying that the College is offering little or no value in return.
How does a video like this get over 30,000 views!!by Robert Koci
No offense to this guy, really, but how do five tips on bathroom renos that start with “Make sure you have a really, really good plan” get 30,162 hits? How desperate can we be for tips? I waited patiently for…
Epic fails in constructionby Robert Koci
You thought your mistakes were bad!
Readers respond to Mike Holmes’ comment that 70% of contractors are "bad" and 10% "ugly"by Robert Koci
Mike Holmes hammers Canadian contractors in the latest issue of Readers Digest. “What percentage of contractors are doing good, honest work?” he’s asked in an interview about his new show, Holmes Makes It RIght. “I call it the good, the bad and the ugly: 20, 70 and ten percent, respectively” Holmes replies.
Building your employee loyalty: lessons from WestJetby Robert Koci
If you can learn from anywhere, learn from WestJet
Why wood is better for building everythingby Robert Koci
And why Life Cycle Assessment is the only way to know what is truly “green.”
Your personal invitation to RenoSummitby Robert Koci
Make a lot more money as a renovator, without burning yourself out. Attend our RenoSummit one-day seminars in Vancouver (Nov. 12), Calgary (Nov. 14) and Winnipeg (Nov. 16)
Motivating your staff without moneyby Robert Koci
There is more to life than money