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May 9, 2017

Do you comply with CSA Standard A440.4-07? At the end of 2016, the revised CSA Standard A440.4-07 became the national Standard of Canada for the installation of windows, doors, and skylights in low-rise and residential buildings.   According to this new standard, rigid and flexible fla...

April e-News Pike's

April 7, 2017

Framing it right L.P. engineered wood products are flipping the industry on its head. Build stronger walls, sub-floors and structural support in your next construction project. LP SolidStart LSL installs like traditional lumber, but surpasses it in strength and consistency. It's strong, straight and ideal for a variety of applications. Long lengths and uniform dimensions reduce jobsite waste and low ...

March e-News Pike's

March 6, 2017

Uplifting ideas for spring home renos CanWel has a number of easy-to-install products that can help you give your clients' homes a spring facelift. CanWel doesn't sell direct to consumers, which gives contractors the cutting edge on access to these unique items. Beadboard CanWel's MDF prime white beadboard wainscot panels offer a vintage, coun...

Design-Build Evolution: Paul Lafrance on the importance of charging for designs

March 6, 2017

February 27, 2017 by John Bleasby Paul and Janna Lafrance make no bones about charging for designs right up front. In fact, the Paul Lafrance Design website goes so far as to outline  four different levels of work for both interior and exterior projects, and estimated design and construction budgets for ea...

February e-News Pike's

February 2, 2017

Light it up – New LED products from Dynaline Winter work days can be long and dark. Dynaline has a great selection of LED products to help you get the job done. The 18W portable LED WorkLight is great for taking on the road....

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August 2, 2017

Exterior renos? Take the chore out of colour selection Gentek's World of Colour offers some great tools to help you and your clients pick...

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July 6, 2017

Deck railings – Spruce up your outdoor space With summer barbecues, your clients can look to some of the most innovative decking...

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June 7, 2017

Cottage Renos? Think shingles Kaycan's Perfection Shingles bring out the timeless charm in any home. Ideal for cottages, Perfection...

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