Contracting Canada is Canada’s most widely read Contractor magazine serving over 23,000 HVAC/Refrigeration & Plumbing Contractor buyers across Canada!

Since 1999 Contracting Canada has exclusively served the specific needs and interests of more than 23,000 hands-on professional service and installation contractors in Canada’s residential, commercial and institutional HVAC/Refrigeration, plumbing, mechanical and hydronic heating markets.
Contractors receive Contracting Canada compliments more than 500 HVAC/Refrigeration and Plumbing parts and equipment wholesale/distributors across Canada which Contracting Canada is branded for and distributed by.


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These authorised wholesalers order Contracting Canada with their company name/logo printed on the cover and provide Contracting Canada as a value added service to their contractor customers. This generates pull through sales at the wholesale counter where contractors buy their equipment, controls, parts and more.

Please visit the Publication Distribution page for more information on the authorized wholesalers that Contracting Canada is branded for and distributed by.



Contractors surveyed every issue

Contracting Canada readers have been surveyed every issue since 1999 for their readership and planned purchases providing us and our advertisers with vital information about contractor product needs, interests and planned purchases. 


Click here to view a sample Contractor Survey.


Editorial Focus
Contracting Canada is written for hands-on contractors focusing on the latest industry innovations, new products and technologies, service and troubleshooting techniques, system design and installation profiles, sales and marketing articles helping contractors become more professional in their services and more profitable in their business.

Departments include: Field Service, Installation and Tech Tips; technical advice from industry experts, the latest innovations and applications of products, tools and instruments for contractors.


Contracting Canada columnists are some of the most authoritative and respected members of our industry. These are a few of the columnists we are proud to have contributing to Contracting Canada magazine:


James Ewart

James Ewart is a Certified Instructor of Journeymen and Apprentices with 21 years teaching experience and a leading authority on roof-top HVAC, electrical and fiber-optics. Ewart has spent 7 years performing product training and technical assistance with White-Rodgers Canada and is a regular contributor to Contracting Canada magazine Tech Tips for contractors.

Jim Bergmann

Jim Bergmann is an HVAC Secondary and Adult Instructor at Cuyahoga Valley Career Center in Brecksville Ohio and has been recognized as the News/ARI Instructor of the Year for 2004-2005. Jim has served as president of OCARE (Ohio Council for Heating Refrigeration Educators) and is NATE (North American Trade Excellence) Service Sector certified in Air Conditioning, Gas Heating, Fuel Oil Heating, Air to Air Heat Pumps, and Air Flow. Jim is an expert on instrumentation and combustion measurement and analysis. To contact Jim, please email jim2@truetechtools.com

Matt Michel

Matt Michel is the Chairman & CEO, Service Nation and Service Roundtable contracting’s largest business alliance, and author of “The Power of Positive Pricing” and “Never Lose A Customer” and Marketing consultant to over three dozen leading plumbing and air conditioning related organizations.   

Contracting Canada’s Publisher & Editorial Director has more than Thirty-Five Years Industry Experience.
It takes a contractor to really understand the needs and challenges facing today’s professional contractors, and that’s Don Beaulieu, Publisher & Editorial Director. 

Don’s twelve years’ professional HVAC contracting experience combined with more than thirty years publishing experience for the HVAC/Refrigeration, Plumbing, Mechanical and Hydronic Heating contracting industries provides him the experience and firsthand knowledge needed to address the specific needs and interests of Contractor Canada readers.
As a former contractor Don recognized the need for a publication to meet the specific needs and interests of today’s hands-on service and installation contractors and in 1999 he launched Contracting Canada and formed a strategic alliance with Canada’s wholesale/distribution industry to bring Contracting Canada to contractors coast-to-coast.   

Why you should advertise in Contracting Canada
Only Contracting Canada can cost effectively deliver your product advertisements and brochure inserts directly into the hands of the contractor buyers you need and want to reach, and for just pennies an issue. 
If you need to generate pull through sales at your wholesalers or expand your distribution network then Contracting Canada will deliver your advertising to the contractor buyers and the wholesale distribution channel you need to reach.

Contracting Canada is the value leader delivering effective, low cost sales support where you need it most, at the wholesale sales counter where contractors purchase products like yours.
Please click on the 2017 Media brochure link for our editorial calendar and advertising rates. For further information please contact Don Beaulieu at tel.: 905-569-2777

Contracting Canada…read by more HVAC/Refrigeration, Plumbing and Hydronic Heating Contractors than any other industry magazine!


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