Underpinning in Toronto – The do’s and don’ts

  So, you have a damaged foundation, renovating your basement or are looking to add stories to your existing home In Toronto; the only solution is – underpinning. When a building is being enlarged or is converted for use in a new type of activity; you have to prepare it for heavier loading than it…

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Waterproofing your new Addition

  Waterproofing your new Addition THE DOS AND DONTS So, it’s that time of year. Brisk cold mornings, snow falling and ground freezing like concrete. Give it 3 months and one of the busiest crews about will be the waterproofing contractors. This will be due to the melting snow and ice, along with the frozen…

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Winter is Coming: How to prepare for your Build or Renovation

With winter fast approaching we all know there is a rush to get work done. Especially anything to do with outside works. Unfortunately, due to the amount of construction going on at present sometimes schedules go out the window. This could be due to lack of skilled labour available within certain areas, hold up on…

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How Value Engineering can affect your Project

“None of us is as smart as all of us.” –Ken Blanchard   When a mortgage is granted, and your permits approved you are ready to start your build or renovation. How many times have you heard friends of yours or seen on building design programmes that a project has gone over budget? A recent document…

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