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Three reasons why Canadians spend big money on basements

February 1, 2017

January 18, 2017 by John Bleasby An analysis of 2016 renovation projects by the national referral firm TrustedPros gives insight into the type of work and the budgets assigned to a wide range of renovation projects across the country, region-by-region. One inte...

Senior/mobility renovation grants and loans across the country

January 24, 2017

January 23, 2017 by John Bleasby Seniors, or those with mobility issues, want to live at home, and governments want to help them achieve that objective. It's a growing market for renovators across the country. Knowing how your prospective clie...

January e-News Arcola

January 23, 2017

Renovations that are warm and stylish           Outdoor uplift           Mitten has outdoor finishings your clients need to give their homes a colourful boost. Vinyl and Aluminum siding come in a variety of bold and neutral colours Replica stone is a great option for new builds and renovations in traditional neighbourhoods ...

December e-News Arcola

December 8, 2016

Keep the draft out There's nothing like winter weather to highlight air leaks in your clients' homes. Ply Gem Mira Clad-Wood windows are an attractive way to get top performance and keep the drafts out: Built by expert craftsmen in a climate-controlled environment 47 colours to choose from Constructed with state-of-the-art equipment and hands-on tooling, Ply Gem w...

November e-News Arcola

November 2, 2016

November is a great time to think about 2017 home renovation projects. Gentek: Visualize exterior finishings Gentek Building Products has a popular Home Design Studio that can help you and your clients visualize the next project. Submit your questions and up to three photographs of your home, and we will have one of Gentek's professionals offer design tips and suggestions. Get the draft out...

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