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Is it worth it to sue a contractor?

I hired a contractor to build a house in 2015 in Vancouver. He said it would cost $550,000 back then. We signed a contract. It took over 2 years to get the permit to build. In that time, we kept...

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Cost for knob and tube rewire

I need to rewire house with knob and tube. I live in Winnipeg. My house has combination of drywall and plaster and lathe, so removing or tearing huge holes in walls is not an option. The electrical pane...

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How much would you pay to settle with this company?

Hello, We recently hired a contractor to do some work in our home. In the living room: remove the popcorn ceiling, putty imperfections on walls and prime and paint. In the kitchen: fix a crack o...

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Building a Balcony out of the Master Bedroom

Hi there, We live in Scarborough, Ontario and are looking for some guidance on getting a balconly added off our master bedroom. Wondering what an estimated cost would be if we had this built and have...

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Mysterious Puddle in Living Room

A small puddle of water appeared suddenly in my living room. I wiped the area but two days later it appeared again. I live on the first floor of a two story building but the upstairs owners are seasonal and the...

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A City Building Inspector offers to do job, Is this legal?

A City Building Inspector has offered to do my renovation for cash - no contract. Is this legal?...

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How much do you calculate for basement. Per sq ft per job

Alot of contractors charge per sq ft when it comes to basement finish...I find there is a large gap I've heard people charge from 25-55 per sq ft. And $10 000 for washroom. ...

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Clogged single kitchen sink

I have a single kitchen sink.. It drained slow. I plunged it, and heard the sound went through it very well. I usesd one cup baking sodar+ one cup vinger, then boiling water. but now it does not dra...

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Labor sq/ft cost for 14x21 garage

Hi, I'm looking for an average cost for a scratch built garage. Slab is already done, need price for 2x6 framing, 8' high, shingled, trussed roof. fascia, soffit. Vinyl siding&#...

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Self-employed Painter

If I am a self employed painter, and do work for a business that pays my bill but adds taxes, what am I to do with the taxes? I do not earn 30,000 a year thus do not have a business entity. Ca...

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