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Home Construction Regulatory Authority begins operations

A new Ontario regulator, improving protection for new home buyers, started operations on Monday. The Home Construction Regulatory Authority (HCRA) is now responsible for regulating and licensing the people and companies who build and sell new homes in the province.

Fortress Building Products partners with Powerhouse Building Solutions

Fortress Building Products is teaming up with Canadian building products distributor Powerhouse Building Solutions to offer the Fortress Total Solution of outdoor living building products across Western Canada.

Construction sector coalition urges federal and provincial governments to deliver on infrastructure investments

A coalition of construction sector associations have allied to urge the federal and provincial governments to deliver on infrastructure investments. The newly formed Building for Recovery coalition includes Associated Equipment Distributors (AED), the Canadian Construction Association (CCA), Association of Consulting Engineering Companies – Canada (ACEC – Canada), and the National Trade Contractors Council of Canada (NTCCC).
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SFA Saniflo Inc.

Saniflo Canada welcomes the new Saniswift Pro this Spring.

Saniflo’s most popular drain pump is now even more powerful. The new Saniswift Pro is ideal for both residential, and commercial situation thanks to being made of the same heavy duty material, as the Sanicom1: (HDPE High-density polyethylene) This material is sleek, easy to clean and is ideal to resist corrosion from harsh chemicals. To match the sleek design is a CSA and IAMPO rated motor capable of discharging wastewater up to 14ft vertically. As well as having a superior water detection system, allowing for longer life expectancy without any necessary maintenance.

Like the original Saniswift, the Pro version’s design also allows easy access to the internal components. The Saniswift Pro was built with a heavy-duty enclosure, providing resistance for the chemical drain.
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Reviews no guarantee of long-term quality

Mike notes that durability is a hard quality to assess right after a job is done. » Read more

Just one more expense

Bradley sees the Ontario AODA rules putting a drag on the supply of affordable housing. Nathan sees the need, but disagrees with the timing. » Read more

It’s not the boogeyman

Karen is relieved to find out from John Bleasby that the noises her flat roof is making in the night are not some malevolent creature trying to get in. » Read more

Canadian Rental Mart

Date: March 24, 2021 » More info