Citizen Talin's Consumer Advice: February 2012 Archives
Saturday February 18, 2012
So...you're ready to do a home reno. The first step is finding a good contractor. That's a decision that can make or break your project. And Citizen Talin had some valuable advice on how you should proceed when she joined Mary.
Listen (runs 8:08)
Here are the websites that Talin either mentioned or suggests you investigate:
CMHC on Hiring a Contractor
Building Industry and Land Development Association
Categories: Citizen Talin's Consumer Advice, Columnists
- January 2013
- Tue., 8 – Citizen Talin's 2013 Advisory
- November 2012
- September 2012
- Sun., 30 – Brush Your Teeth!!!!
- August 2012
- Sun., 19 – Selling Gold
- July 2012
- Sun., 15 – Before you leave on vacation...
- May 2012
- Sun., 20 – Ordering Wine 101
- April 2012
- Sun., 22 – Auction etiquette
- March 2012
- Sun., 25 – Deal Of The Day
- February 2012
- Sat., 18 – Finding a contractor
- January 2012
- Sun., 22 – At The Movies
About Citizen Talin
Citizen Talin is Talin Vartanian, a CBC radio producer and long-time consumer advocate who believes Canadians are much too nice when it comes to claiming their rights in the marketplace.
She has worked on various radio programs, including Morningside, This Morning and As It Happens and is currently a producer at The Sunday Edition.
Talin is also the creative founder behind Canada Reads and was its lead producer for its first six seasons.
PLEASE NOTE: Talin is on sabbatical from CBC Radio for the duration of 2013. She'll return to her Citizen Talin duties at Fresh Air in January, 2014.
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