A legend leaves a legacy

We were sad to learn that Leonard Lee, founder of Lee Valley Tools, recently passed away The one-time bureaucratic left...

Pole Position

A handy tip for spotting 
the imperfections in drywall Steven Heidebrecht of Greenside Renovations in Kitchener, Ont., shares his solution for...

Feuding Families

There’s nothing worse than landing in the middle of a battle of warring neighbours There’s nothing worse than landing in...

Renos For Heroes Gala

As many of you know, in 2010 I founded an organization called Renos for Heroes. Our mission is to...

No Fooling?

On April 1st, a new federal law came into place banning the use of asbestos in renovation and building...

It’s Showtime

Consumer and trade show season is back in full swing and if you’re in the plumbing or HVAC business...

And the winner is…

Long-time readers of the magazine will likely recognize Andy Goyda of Owens Corning Canada (middle, holding award). Over the years...

High Tech Toiletries

  Jim Caruk also writes a column for our sister publication, Reno and Decor. Click here to see what he had...

Vested Interest

On a hot day, while our natural inclination is to shed layers, adding the lightweight HyperKewl vest to your...

Charity Golf Tournament, Tuesday, August 23

Mark Twain once referred to golf as “a good walk, spoiled.” As mentioned in our last newsletter, our publisher,...