New Home Building and RenovationNew Home Building and Renovation

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Finally, the flooring and built-in cabinetry are installed and finished, walls are painted and the finishing touches are added to the heating, plumbing and electrical systems.

The final step involves cleaning the house for the homeowners’ first walk through the door.

Building a single home involves a wide range of skilled construction workers, including:

  • Carpenters
  • Concrete finishers
  • Construction craft labourers
  • Cribbers
  • Electricians
  • Estimators
  • Framers
  • Heating, ventilation, refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics
  • Heavy equipment operators
  • Insulators
  • Landscapers
  • Painters and decorators
  • Plasterer/drywallers
  • Plumbers
  • Project managers
  • Roofers
  • Supervisors