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This Saint John fire station is becoming a local’s dream home

As a kid, Jake Palmer used to pass the historic building each day he went to school. Now, he’s purchased it at a bargain price with plans to convert it into his family’s forever home
Alberta reno pause

Canada’s reno boom continues, but Alberta takes a pause

There are several reasons to explain the sudden drop in renovation activity in the province
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The dark side of the renovation boom

Canadians spend billions a year on renovations. But our love affair with fix-ups has put households—and the economy—at risk.
Mike Holmes

Mike Holmes wants to fix the world

And he figures he’s got just 13 years left
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Tories chose ’spin’ over native schools: NDP

New documents suggest feds downplayed risks and hired PR firm for damage control