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Sexton eNewsletterThe eNewsletter is a monthly newsletter that is sent out to contractors and businesses in the building materials industry. All of our members have the opportunity to customize the newsletter to their business by promoting the products they carry, listing business events, specials and tool tips. Sexton Group Ltd provides this as a free service to our members so they can promote supplier products and help drive business to their location. Store reports, In the News, Build Your Business, and Product Information are just a few of the sections that are part of the E-Newsletter.

For more information on the eNewsletter please contact Christine Collette.

November – Types of Insulation

Types of Insulation and their uses: There are four basic types of insulation: loose fill, batts and blankets, rigid board and spray foam. The most appropriate type of insulation to use will vary based on the type of construction, the extent of the rehabilitation ...READ MORE

October – Fall Renos

Training Are you looking to expand your offering and take on more jobs that could increase your bottom line? Training on specific products can put you in a position of demand when home owners are looking for an installer for a specific product. LP ...READ MORE

September – Lowering Energy Costs

Although they don’t actually use energy, windows and doors can be a major source of heat loss. This is why more and more Canadians demand high performance windows and doors that meet ENERGY STAR standards. By considerably lowering energy costs, they represent substantial savings ...READ MORE

August – Summer Projects

Summer Projects Our summer months are here to enjoy and a great time catch up on any outdoor work that needs to be done. If you’re landscaping, painting, putting in a fence, building a deck, putting in windows and doors or any project at ...READ MORE

July – BBQ Season; Is Your Grill Ready?

BBQ Season Summer has finally arrived and, with it, Barbeque season. Firing up the grill and throwing on some burgers or steaks is one of the best ways to spend time enjoying the great outdoors! Make sure your gas grill is up to the ...READ MORE

June 2014 – Paint or Stain

The fence is peeling, the deck is weathered and needs to be protected from the elements; time to either paint or stain. There are different types of exterior stains and paints for a variety of applications. Let us know what you are working on ...READ MORE

May 2014 – Storage Sheds and Lawn Maintenence

There are certain items that we’ve traditionally stored outside through the winter thinking they’ll be fine. After this past winter – a particularly cold and wet one – we have decided that no, they are not all fine. Time to get a shed! Before ...READ MORE

April 2014 – Home Improvement Season

With warming weather and lengthening spring days, April Fools’ Day can signal the unofficial start to home improvement season. Before starting your project, always do your homework. Set a budget, research the products you want, hire a contractor if you need, and get estimates. ...READ MORE

March 2014 – Price vs. Quality

Price and quality are the two main components people look at when planning a project. If the budget is tight then one’s decision might be based on best price. Someone who had a bad experience with a poor quality product that needs replacing may ...READ MORE

February 2014 – Winter challenges

All of Canada gets to experience some form of winter. Snow combined with warmer temperatures, rain and very cold temperatures can cause damage to your home. Are you worried about the snow load on your roof? You should be. Your roof is designed to hold ...READ MORE