Comment on the fine for violating the ’10 Day Contract Cooling Off Period’by canadiancontractor
OK, so the government wants to protect the consumer. What about the contractor?
Do skylights create drafts in Canadian winters? Not these ones…by canadiancontractor
Go with the high quality product, and you need not fear skylight-fed cold air currents
City of Toronto tree protection madness: Part 3by Steve Payne
The Committee of Adjustment is all good with Caroline’s plans. She wants to plant three trees in place of one that will be removed. Oh no you don’t, say the Forestry folks.
Kitchener, ON woman needs help getting a wheelchair ramp built for her daughterby Steve Payne
Anyone interested in helping? Please post under the story.
Builders need better education before we continue to boost energy efficiencyby canadiancontractor
“We need every province to participate in builder licensing and education”
UK building codes free, easy to use. What’s wrong with Ottawa?by canadiancontractor
Robert Smith has a nice link here to show the clarity of the FREE UK building code documents
Sunny Roofing’s Dong Mo now in a Toronto jailby Alec Caldwell
The “roofing contractor” received his prison sentence on Nov. 23
In support of her fatherby canadiancontractor
Samantha Madisson’s dad has hands-on electrical skills – but can’t get job offers. She asks: is the “skills trades shortage” real?
Attention Mag O board manufacturers: More flexibility neededby canadiancontractor
Experienced wallboard contractor E. Perry lays out the pros and cons of Magnesium Oxide board
Why would Ottawa charge students to view National Building Code?by canadiancontractor
Why would it charge anyone?
A tale of two foremenby Steve Maxwell
Foreman Ray ordered a 20 litre plastic bucket, containing 70 lbs of mortar, to be hauled high above the sidewalk
Anatomy of a tax fight – one that is far from overby canadiancontractor
An update from the CFIB on the Trudeau/Morneau plan to tax more of your profits away
Unlicensed contractor jailed: “Glad to see!”by canadiancontractor
“Pirates and charlatans!”
Jailed “contractor”: Why was he not ordered to make restitution?by canadiancontractor
“As a roofing contractor, this is my clients’ worst nightmare”
Jailed “contractor” may have had few optionsby canadiancontractor
Chris Langman doesn’t agree with the man’s behaviour, but argues there is a bigger story here
Florida resident who has bought an Ontario cottage worries about pipes bursting in winterby canadiancontractor
The cottage is near Tiny, Ontario. Do the pipes have to be drained right now – or can they wait until Christmas?
Lessons learned from a Chinese dirt bikeby Steve Maxwell
Quality is often about the small details – not the big ones
Canada Revenue Agency’s big push to investigate contractorsby canadiancontractor
It’s a $42-billion underground economy. Finance Minister Bill Morneau, however, seems to have other priorities.