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Thinking outside the box – Five exterior trends that clients will fall in love with

By Diana Sousa, product consultant and marketing director for Kaycan Exterior Siding Solutions. An exterior facelift can dramatically transform the feeling of the entire home. The days of the cookie-

January 06, 2021

Fresh colours your clients will want in 2021

Each year brings with it a variety of colour trends and new colour palettes that will influence what your customers want to spruce up the look of their home through paint, siding, and more. After a tumultuous 2020, many are looking to put on a fresh coat of paint to brighten their homes.

December 22, 2020

NKBA 2021 Kitchen and Bath Design Trends

The National Kitchen and Bath Association 2021 Design Trends Research reveals the COVID-19 pandemic will have a substantial lasting impact on kitchen and bath design. As homeowners spend more time at home, kitchens and primary bathrooms are getting larger, the volume of outdoor living projects is increasing significantly and there is a need for easy-to-clean surfaces, flexible living spaces and seamless technology integration for added convenience and peace of mind.

December 07, 2020

Procore's review of construction

Procore Technologies has published the latest worker hours report for the Canadian construction industry which showed construction activity during the COVID-19 pandemic continues to recover in Canada after an initial drop in the spring. While Quebec has seen the strongest rebound of all of the included provinces, Alberta continues to experience less activity than before the pandemic. The figures were published as part of Procore’s Construction Activity Index.

December 07, 2020

Surviving a Down Economy

Like most trades, the painting industry feels a significant impact from fluctuations in national and regional economies. Most painting operations across the country are facing the economic ramifications of the COVID-19 pandemic, and along with them an uncertain future. You obviously can’t control the factors that influence the economic ups and downs of the country or your region. But you can implement some best practices to help your business survive and remain positioned for success when the economy stabilizes.

November 25, 2020

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