BUILDER Magazine —
Construction continues in Montreal,
Quebec. Photo by Nachmi Artzy.
Gilles Desjardins, Brigil Homes
Brigil’s founder was 19 years old when he built two buildings of six units each in Gatineau, QC, taking care of the construction, the administration and the leasing of both buildings.
An R-2000 Renovation
When Steven Crowell looked over the 1857 “Brookside” farm home Paul and Linda Dennison wanted to renovate, he had two instant thoughts: “This is a great old structure – but it leaks air and energy like a sieve” and, “We can make it R-2000!”
Building an Online Presence:
How to Construct an Effective Website
Whether we’re planning to buy a new home, or looking for a renovator, the first place we’re likely to go is online. For small businesses, especially, an effective online presence is necessary.
TOOL TALK: A Cut Above
From chain saws to caulking guns, this month, Jon Eakes take a look at five new products that have been developed with the professional builder or renovator in mind.
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