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Self-employed tax return date is June 15

May 10, 2017

Here are some tips on minimizing your tax owed, as a renovation contractor or home builder by Steve Payne Birds partnering up and building their nests, crocuses poking their lovely petals through the snow… Time to take off the snow tires! Time to do your taxes! Just to make Canadian spring that much more enjoyable, here is another article from our friends at Canada Revenu...

May e-News Cedar Shop

May 9, 2017

Preserving the natural state of cedar has been a goal of “The Cedar Shop” for 39 years; the "Sikkens®" brand has been a major part of that process. We feel it necessary to explain a few changes that have taken place in regards to the "Sikkens®/ProLuxe™" brand and name. The "Sikkens®" brand name will soon no longer be associated with the wood coatings division of PPG. The brand was purchased by PPG in North America with the agreement of replacing the "Sikkens®...

April e-News Cedar Shop

April 5, 2017

For the past thirty-nine years, “The Cedar Shop” has been fortunate enough to establish itself as a leader amongst a variety of specialty building materials companies and suppliers. The goal from the original opening was to provide Calgary and surrounding areas with quality cedar products, treated lumber and a variety of complimentary items to fit the market demand. The people of Calgary take great pride in the preservation, upkeep and beautification of their homes and property; the staff...

March e-News Cedar Shop

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...

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October 4, 2017

Autumn is a great time for you or your homeowner clients to do annual maintenance and get ready for winter. Outdoor Maintenance...

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September 14, 2017

Last month, the International Construction Measurement Standards Coalition (ICMSC) launched the International Construction Measurement...

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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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