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Climate and Biodiversity Emergency Declared by UK Architects
Climate Change

UK Architects Declare Climate and Biodiversity Emergency

...contractors and builders out there that I meet on a regular basis and who respond to my "but why do you do it that way?" questions with a shrug of the shoulders...

Ontario's new building-codes for Legal Laneway Homes Toronto
Policy and Regulations

Ontario clarifies building-code for legal laneway homes in Toronto

...contractors have had similar issues with the new laneway program and their permit applications as the city’s fire safety requirements – which are not subject to...

Home Energy labeling, Impact of Mandatory labels on Real Estate prices US Canada
Real estate

The North American Property market faces a ticking timebomb - Mandatory energy labeling - and here's what to do about it

...contractors, don’t let them dissuade you from wanting a home built to a higher standard by warning you of much higher prices for High Performance homes. They re...