Bradley Jones of Alchemy Construction in North Vancouver, B.C., sent us this stomach-churning image and some solid advice to go with it.
“A framer was holding small blocking and the gun double-pumped. Luckily, the nail missed the bone and tendon. It was just a flesh wound – and a valuable lesson. Always keep your hands clear of where the nails come out, and wear protective glasses.”
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For over 50 years, Faema Canada has introduced the art of traditional Italian Espresso and Cappuccino to Canadians. We carry a variety of premium brands that can be tested at any one of our retail stores. Our selection of machines is only complemented by our assortment of fine espresso blends imported from Italy. Our wide selection of beans can also be brewed and sampled at all of our locations.
SFA SANIFLO INC. (“SANIFLO”) is the only manufacturer of its kind in North America offering a complete line of macerating toilet systems for residential and light-commercial applications where installation of plumbing fixtures with below-floor drainage is impossible or cost-prohibitive.
IMPROVE is totally unique to Canada. Based on the international success of similar concepts throughout the world, IMPROVE understands how to make home improvement much easier and more pleasurable for consumers and trades to shop all under one roof.
Shelter Furniture recognizes your individual style and are sensitive to your space and your vision for your home. With our in store design services, we help you create unique space that helps bring your home to life.
So you think the traffic where you live and work is bad? You're probably right. Toronto's Hwy. 401 – once upon a time known as the "Toronto bypass" because it skirted north of the downtown core – is the busiest highway in all of North America. And no one who l has ever tried to drive along it during rush hour would dispute that. But how bad is it elsewhere?
Dutch GPS company TomTom recently released the results of their Traffic Index survey of data for 416 cities in 57 countries around the world.
Vancouver and Toronto both cracked the top 100 for worst congestion in the world at number 40 and 80 respectively. Vancouver's congestion level was rated at 39 percent (good, or rather, bad enough for the number 3 spot in North America), while Toronto's wasn't far behind at 33 percent and a ranking as the sixth worst in North America.
Montreal and Ottawa were tied at 29 percent, with Halifax (25 percent), London, Ont. (23 percent), Winnipeg (22 percent), Quebec City (22 percent), and Hamilton (19 percent) all ranking in the top 50 in North America.
All said, once you do finally make it to the jobsite, it increasingly makes sense to use delivery services such as RenoRun, ToolBX, and UberEats.com.
Sharp Electronics of Canada Ltd. is dedicated to improving the lives of consumers through the use of advanced technology. With a commitment to innovation, quality, value and design, Sharp consumer electronics and appliances enhance enjoyment, while adding to comfort.
Fusion Stone is an easy and budget-friendly way to beautifully upgrade your home, inside and out. A patented Shouldice innovation, Fusion Stone is a thin stone veneer that is easily installed with the included stainless steel clips & screws. You just screw it to the wall and it’s “Hooked for Life”.
By becoming the standard bearer in the basement renovation industry, we can promote quality materials, professional trades, honest pricing, and better communication standards to create customer advocates and inspire our competitors.
Established in 1987, Caesarstone pioneered the original quartz surface and continues to be a leading developer and manufacturer of premium surfaces. Highly functional and design forward, Caesarstone surfaces have endless application possibilities including kitchen countertops, bathroom vanities, wall paneling, furniture and more.
All-electric fireplace showroom and design centre with the largest selection in Toronto and York Region. Combining specialized expertise with over 20 years' interior design experience. On-wall, in-wall, fireboxes, retrofit inserts, mantels, custom cabinetry, stone and brick veneers. Residential and commercial. Trade and volume inquiries always welcome.
Over the past 14 years Factory Tile Depot has become #1 for everything tile and stone. With 5 locations showcasing the latest and greatest trends in the tile industry, we have built the confidence of trade and retail clients alike. We are proud to offer well thought out showrooms, extensive selections of hard to find tile-stone, on site designers, and some of the best after care support in the industry. Experience the FTD difference on your next project.
Let Tapestry Decor Bring your ideas to Life!!! From Custom Drapery to full Interior Renovations, we cover all your needs from A to Z. Tapestry Decor is a distinctive establishment offering Full Interior Design and Decor services.