Years later, Ontario College of Trades video “still frightening”by canadiancontractor
“Taxes are the only reason for OCOT existing,” says Christine
If you’re doing cash jobs, you’re not thinking straightby canadiancontractor
“Cash is no good to a contractor,” says Joe. We can hear some of you screaming “Then send it my way!” But Joe is in some respects correct.
Morneau small business tax plan: “Enough is enough,” homebuilder saysby canadiancontractor
“They see some money sitting in hard working small business accounts and they want it.”
Time and material versus flat rate billing as a plumberby canadiancontractor
“Flat rate billing never made sense to me,” says retired plumber Harry
Farm family fears for future under Morneau small business tax planby canadiancontractor
“Does this remind anyone of Trudeau Senior?” asks Anne, worried about her family farm
“Outrage” at Morneau “attack on small business”by canadiancontractor
Contractor says that his business would have gone out of business years ago if Morneau’s plan had been in place when he acquired two other firms
Owner of two businesses condemns Morneau small business tax proposalsby canadiancontractor
Bob Young lets the Trudeau government have it, in one of the angriest posts we have seen
Another way to stop “Cash Only” clients in their tracksby canadiancontractor
“Charge them with conspiracy to commit tax fraud!”
Selling renovations starts with finding a mentorby Steve Payne
If you are looking for sales mentors in our industry, the pages of our magazine are full of them
Reader seeks advice on symptoms after working on mold-infested houseby canadiancontractor
Extensive black told was evident on the drywall. The drywallers simply plastered over the damaged areas.
“Solar with storage is the future”by canadiancontractor
“Solar panels on an average home can produce 15 megawatts per year.”
Ottawa’s proposed small business tax changes leave reader “disgruntled”by canadiancontractor
Finance Minister Bill Morneau is spearheading a plan to alter Ottawa’s tax rules for professional corporations
Ottawa’s plan to close “loopholes” in professional corporation tax rulesby Steve Payne
Let us know if you think you will be affected.
Response to John Bleasby’s article on Margaret (“Nimby”) Atwoodby canadiancontractor
Municipalities can’t have their cake and eat it, too. If they want to protect agricultural areas, they have to end their anti-development attitudes in the city.
Green building using EPS slabs known as SABSby canadiancontractor
All well and good, George, but your example is in Hawaii! How would SABS hold up in Canadian snow load conditions?
Commercial contractor slams residential contractors who ask for depositsby canadiancontractor
“I am not worried (about deposits). I am properly financed,” says Tim
Why don’t we have photo ID licenses for tradespeople?by canadiancontractor
“But there is no need for alphabet soup regulatory agencies!”
What is the ROI range for a homeowner on a “well-finished basement”?by canadiancontractor
Tom from Basement Reno Burlington weighs in