Finalists: Best Custom Home and Renovator of the Year

The BILD Luncheon is tomorrow and we’re excited to present the last group of finalists for our renovation awards.    Ambassador Fine Custom Homes Inc.                                                                         …






Sunny days take on a whole new meaning

From Today’s Edition of the Metro News:When Andrei Zaretski, BILD’s Manager of Marketing and Media Relations, proposed Rooftop Surfing as the theme of this weekly column, I liked it instantly. Today, I like it even more because today is all about the roof at BILD’s headquarters in Don Mills.Last fall, working with Pure Energies, BILD installed a solar panel array on our…






Best Renovation Over $500,000

Here is the last installment of Renovation finalists! There are some amazing projects in the over $500,000 category. Enjoy!   A. Lifetime Contractor Ltd.                                                                          …






Best Renovation $300,000 – $500,000

Here is the next group of contenders for our Renovation Awards. Enjoy this roundup of finalists in the $300,000 – $500,000 category!  Attard Construction Group                                                                       …






Family Day at the National Home Show

The National Home Show is Canada’s largest home show, with more than 700 retailers filling up the space at the Direct Energy Centre. This year marks the fourth anniversary of Family Day in Ontario and it is happening on February 21, right in the middle of the National Home Show.   Parents can take advantage of free daycare for children…






BILD to host CAWIC networking/membership event

The Building Industry & Land Development Association and the Canadian Association of Women in Construction have joined forces to host a special event where existing BILD members can find out more about the many benefits of CAWIC membership. The event will be hosted at BILD and happens to take place, quite appropriately, on the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day,…






BILD members honoured at EnerQuality Awards

There was a good number of familiar names thrown around as EnerQuality presented its 2010 Awards of Excellence earlier this month. Empire Communities was awarded three trophies for its commitment to building high-performance, energy-efficient, sustainable new housing, including the esteemed Green Builder of the Year award, as well as ENERGY STAR for New Homes Builder of the Year (large volume…






Last chance to register for BILD Industry Luncheon

Nearly 300 members have already registered for the BILD Industry Luncheon this Friday February 18th and our capacity is 350, so if you want to hear Ontario Progressive Conservative Party Leader Tim Hudak speak and/or find out the winners of our annual Renovation and Custom Building Awards, sponsored by Reno & Décor magazine, please act quickly. If those two reasons…






RenoMark coming soon to eighth Province

BILD has just received the exciting news that the Halifax-based Canadian Home Builders’ Association of Central Nova Scotia has voted to climb aboard the RenoMark™ train, bringing RenoMark™ program participation up to 32 locals in eight Provinces (PEI currently under the New Brunswick umbrella). 

 “This particular local, lead by CEO Paul Pettipas, has a very high-profile Renovators Council already,…






Best Renovation $150,000 – $300,000

With just days to go before the BILD luncheon and the National Home Show, We continue our coverage of potential award-winners with a roundup of renovation finalists in the $150,000 – $300,000 category. Eurodale Developments                                                    …