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February e-News Cedar Shop

February 8, 2016

  Winter has its challenges   All of Canada experiences some form of winter. Whether you're experiencing, snow, extreme cold or ice, here are some things to help homeowners stay nice and warm.   Home insulation checklist   Your home renovations clients – or potential clients – may be feeling a draft right now. As a home renovation contractor, you can offer services to help inspect where homeown...

January eNews Cedar Shop

January 14, 2016

  Happy New Year! New Year's resolutions have been made and we are starting into a new year of challenges and opportunities.   Message to clients: Yes, you can renovate this winter With the cold weather outdoors, many clients may be putting off major renovations until spring. But winter can be a great time to tackle small indoor projects.   Bathroom upgrades Not every bathr...

December e-News Cedar Shop

December 4, 2015

Uplifting renovations for Christmas Clients may be waiting until the new year to start major interior renovations like kitchens and bathrooms. But while you're settling on final quotes for the big job, here are three quick uplifts you can recommend to help them get ready for holiday entertaining: Trim the house While clients are thinking about trimming trees and turkeys, you can help them focus on a different kind of trim. ...

November e-News Cedar Shop

November 6, 2015

Ready for winter?   Many homeowners do an exterior inspection of their homes to prepare for winter. That's often when you get the call! Kaycan has a variety of finishing options, including, siding and soffits. Kaycan's vinyl shutters come in a broad range of colours and styles – a perfect boost for outdoor aesthetics. Kaycan has a full range of products for repairing or retrofitting your customer's exterior.  ...

A permanent HRTC? Sudbury builders say ‘Yes!’

September 21, 2015

A permanent HRTC? Sudbury builders say ‘Yes!' Local home builder and industry president calls the HRTC ‘sound policy' September 21, 2015 by John Bleasby Making the Home Renovation Tax Credit permanent, as promised by the Conservative government if re-elected has gone down well with builders in Sudbury Ontario. Louis Zagordo, local home builder and president of the Sudbury and District Hom...

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

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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...

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