Avoiding common business mistakes

Here is the final instalment in a three-part column on common mistakes business owners make contributed by Danny Kerr,...

It’s Showtime

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

Avoiding common business mistakes

Here is the second installment in a three-part column on common mistakes business owners make contributed by Danny Kerr,...

Academic Insights

One of the highlights of this year’s Renovators’ Roundtable will be a free seminar conducted by the Vancouver-based Breakthrough...

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...

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,...

Recall Roundup: Smokin’!

Mirka Random Orbit Sanders Models affected: A variety of 3”-, 5”-, and 6”-diameter compact, yellow and black sanders. Visit the...

If a Treehouse Falls in a Forest…

In our June/July issue’s Newsticker section we told you about a contractor who’d spent $30,000 – not including his own...

Homes Publishing Group’s charity golf tournament, August

Our publisher, Homes Publishing Group, has been hosting this annual fundraiser since 2003. In that time, it has raised...