HandyCanadian.com Home improvement, renovation and general contractors
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- 9-6975 Meadowvale Town Center Circle, Suite #212
- Mississauga ON L5N 2V7 Canada
- Handy Canadian Inc
- +1 905 600 4301
After investing over two years of extensive research and development, HandyCanadian.com was officially launched in January 2006. It was an instant success, effectively bridging the online project owner/contractor gap that existed.
Homeowners throughout Canada had a quick, free way to connect with contractor home improvement remodeling professionals in their area. Service providers were afforded a high-profile platform from which to promote their business.
HandyCanadian.com is the combined effort of a two-man executive team with 28-years collective experience in website/program development and business management, with strong marketing skills. Utilizing an innovative, automatically generated program with custom job posting and matchmaking capabilities.
Max Sheppard successfully owned and operated several business ventures before developing HandyCanadian.com with co-owner Michael Taylor. Taylor also enjoyed business success with various organizations before uniting with Sheppard to form their solid partnership.
Both Sheppard and Taylor are Canadian Homeowners who know first hand the frustration of trying to find a reliable contractor contractors through conventional means. For that reason they formed the HandyCanadian.com match-making service, and are committed to raising renovation/construction service industry standards.
HandyCanadian.com will continue to take advantage of all opportunities to further develop and market our existing services customized to meet the special needs of Homeowners, business owners and contractors across Canada.
Rapidly gaining credibility with Homeowners and Contractors alike, one of the reasons the Mississauga, Ontario-based online resource is so successful is because it is a quick, cost-effective way to connect just the right homeowner to just the right contractor.
Besides offering a convenient platform for homeowners and skilled contractors to network, HandyCanadian.com showcases contractor portfolios and customer references. Homeowners have the opportunity to critique each contractor who bids on their project before making direct contact with them.
Helpful resources are also available, as well as informative articles covering renovation, remodeling, do-it-yourself tips, how to select the right contractor, project needs, what to include in a contract, and more.
According to the Canadian Construction Industry Forecast 2006-2010, as noted in their December 2005 report, construction in Canada has been on the upswing since the mid 1980s. Residential construction in Canada saw another 1.1% increase in 2005; overall, the construction industry grew by 2.9%.
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) plus the cost of material and service inputs in regards to construction grew 4.8% in 2005 – to a dollar worth of over $106 Billion. And with yet another modest jump projected for 2006, HandyCanadian.com is more than a sweet success story. It just may be the handiest tool yet for homeowners and contractors alike.