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The information provided on this site has been compiled from a variety of sources outside the control of HIA, and is subject to change or revision without notice. While HIA tries to ensure that it is up to date and correct, this may not be the case, and no warranty is provided in relation to the accuracy or reliability of any of this information contained on this site.

The information is for general background only and is not intended to be, and should not be, applied to any specific circumstances. It should not be used as a substitute for specific planning, building, financial or legal advice, and you should consult a professional adviser prior to making any decision or taking any action. No party using this site should act, or fail to act, based on the information contained in this site.

HIA is not a licensing or consumer protection authority, and does not endorse or recommend, and cannot be responsible for, any particular builder, contractor, renovator, tradesperson, or HIA member or the quality or suitability of their work. The satisfactory performance of work is a matter of contract between you and any contractor or tradesperson you may engage.

HIA thanks the Canadian Home Builders Association for their assistance in the development of some of these consumer information sheets.


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