BUILDER Magazine - March 2009
CHBA Celebrates Achievements of Its Own
The Canadian Home Builders’ Association held its 66th annual National Conference at the end of February in Quebec City. As in years past, the conference allowed the CHBA to honour some of its most successful members and welcome a new president.
Up, Up and Away...
A look at some of the best new ways to reach up high in construction
Building Green on the Outside
A growing number of exterior building supplies are being made with post-consumer recycled plastics.
9 Steps to Effective Web Site Development
Tips that can help ensure that the site you design today will be an effective investment for years to come.
National Building Code’s Radon Guideline Faces Overhaul
The regulations for soil gas mitigation were reviewed and, as a result, a few modifications are now being submitted for public review.
Stylish Designs Found In the Backyard Shed
Dressing up a residential property doesn’t have to end at the back door
How Home Buyers Shop in Today’s Market
No matter what you’ve been told, today’s customers are more “in charge” than ever before. They’re more informed and more knowledgeable, while also being less trusting and quicker to form opinions of you.
Saws, Screws and Soldering
Tool Talk by Jon Eakes
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