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HomeStars releases third-annual Reno Report

HomeStars released its third-annual Reno Report which surveyed Canadian homeowners who had renovated since the beginning of COVID-19. The findings were surprising and contrary to popular media reports.

The Hammer Episode #19: The Show Must Go On – Teresa Baker, The Buildings Show

The Buildings Show, Canada’s largest construction show happening Dec. 1 to 3 at the Toronto Convention Centre, has been a popular destination for contractors because of the opportunity it affords to take in the broadest possible range of suppliers and conference topics out there. There’s always a nice selection of commercial glazing and façade construction products, but also HVAC, insulation, roofing, concrete and even property management solutions. This time, there’s a building envelope session but also many sessions aimed at “soft skills” in the construction industry: human resources, marketing, leadership, project management and other topics we know are critical but don’t always have time to think about. Since the Buildings Show is returning as a live event for the first time since the pandemic hit, we thought it was time to invite program director Teresa Baker to The Hammer to give us the full FYI.

BeautiTone announces 2022 Colour of the Year, ‘Warm Hugs’

BeautiTone, a Canadian-made and Canadian-owned retail paint brand, has announced its 2022 Colour of the Year, ‘Warm Hugs’ (D43-0-1598) – a mid-tone shade of red-pink with an influence of orange that offers hope and comfort in one exquisite hue.
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