Why Accidents Happen

Numbers are improving, but construction remains a hazardous profession As the opening line from the Government of Ontario’s Health and Safety webpage reads, “All workers have the right to return [...]

Covid Case Files

The pandemic has thrust a handful of legal issues to the fore Time is of the essence when it comes to building a new home, or taking possession of it, or repairing it. But in a pandemic-afflicted [...]

Minister of Home

Putting action into the Housing Supply Action Plan OHB’s Q&A with Hon. Steve Clark, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing In his opening address during a virtual fireside chat with [...]

Cut Above

R-Hauz pilot project could signal a new era for mid-rise wood I’m standing in Berlin on a Building Industry and Land Development Association tour in 2013, looking at these brilliant 20 foot-wide, [...]

Soft Landing

The economic outlook remains rosy in some sectors, bleak in others With COVID-19 still putting a chill on socializing, retail sales and indoor dining as we enter 2021, will the red-hot Ontario [...]

Innovation Award Winner

Drewlo Holdings Inc. and The Ironstone Building Company for: Rent. Save. Own Program – London Bridging the Gap It can be a daunting and financially dissuading proposition to make the jump from [...]

Winning Isn’t Everything

The Value of Entering the AoD Extends Far Beyond Mere Trophies The very nature of awards means that most entrants are not going to be thrilled with the results. There’s only one winner—per [...]

One Voice

Virtually Amazing How ironic that in a year we can’t be there in person, more industry members than ever deserve applause Sometimes you just need to catch a breath and take inventory of the [...]