Working at Heights Training Rules

Working at Heights Training Rules

Falls are the leading cause of fatalities in the construction industry. So, when it comes to working at heights, there must be certain safety regulations, protocols and training that are administered and followed in order to ensure the workplace environment is safe. Back in April 2015, Ontario’s provincial government introduced some stern regulations for employers […]

All About Flat Roofs

All About Flat Roofs

Flat roofs are becoming increasingly popular based on the modern architectural trends, where broad horizontal lines, and contemporary edges are becoming more desirable for homes. But it’s important to note that they can also be cumbersome depending on the region that you live in since they may not fair so well against certain weather conditions, […]

Flat Roof vs Sloped Roof

Flat Roof vs Sloped Roof

If it’s time for a roof replacement on your home or you’re planning a custom home build, flat and sloped roof designs are the two common styles to choose from. The question of course is which one should you go with? Like everything, they both have advantages and disadvantages. Here, we’ve broken them down to […]

What is the Best Material for Your New Roof?

What is the Best Material for Your New Roof?

Replacing an old roof is a big investment. A roof is not as glamorous as new granite countertops or choosing the right shade of hardwood, so it can fly under the radar until it demands your attention. It’s easy to feel out of your depth when it comes to choosing the right material for your […]

4 Most Common Errors in Roof Repair

4 Most Common Errors in Roof Repair

When it comes to repairing a roof, it’s way beyond the scope of what a homeowner should include as a DIY project, unless you’re Bob Vila. In fact, there are many common errors that homeowners make in dealing with roof repair. Here are four of the most common mistakes that we’d like to highlight so […]

The Risks of a Leaky Roof

The Risks of a Leaky Roof

Imagine this: the dreaded day when you find yourself standing in a puddle on the kitchen floor and realize that it’s not because of a spilled cup. As you crane your neck towards the ceiling and notice drops landing on your head, you take a deep sigh and think, “You’ve got to be kidding me.” […]

7 Questions to Ask Your Roofing Contractor

7 Questions to Ask Your Roofing Contractor

If there’s a problem with your roof, big or small, it is imperative to have a reliable, professional roofing contractor that you can trust. Your roof is a big deal, so whatever the issue may be, you want to ensure that it’s in the hands of a qualified, experienced contractor. Before you call up that […]