Reno/Builders: Cutler Kitchen and Bath 🍁

Name: Cutler Kitchen and Bath

Products: Kitchen and bath cabinetry

Manufactured In: Vaughan, Ontario

Where to Buy: Home Hardware, Lowes, Home Depot, etc


Canadian Owned: Yes

Cutler manufactures kitchen and bath cabinets with a focus on design and quality. If you are looking for modern, stylish cabinets, check them out.

Reno/Builders: Loewen Windows 🍁

Name: Loewen Windows

Products: Windows

Manufactured In: Steinbach, Manitoba

Where to Buy: Various dealers


Canadian Owned: Yes

Founded in 1905, Loewen has been making windows at the forefront of technology, in Steinbach, Manitoba. At their height the company employed around 1,500 people but suffered during the 2008 recession and currently employs about 500. They were purchased by a Danish company in 2010, but bought back by Canadians (including members of the Loewen family) in 2013.

Home Reno/Builders: Tru North Homes 🍁

Name: Tru North Homes

Products: Ready to move homes

Manufactured In: Prince Albert, Saskatchewan

Where to Buy: Prince Albert, Saskatchewan


Canadian Owned: Yes

Tru North Homes is a Canadian-owned company, employing local tradespeople to build dream homes for Canadians.  While they primarily do on-site building, they also source Canadian-build modular homes from (another) Canadian company in Estevan, Saskatchewan.

Tru North Homes has a display lot on the main entrance highway to Prince Albert, Saskatchewan.  Located on the natural geographical divide between the prairie to the South, and the boreal forest to the North, Prince Albert boasts hundreds of lakes within an hours drive of the city.  This means that many of the homes that they build are built for cottage-country.

Home Reno/Builders: CGC Inc.

Name: CGC Inc

Products: Sheetrock UltraLight Drywall Gypsum Panels, CGC Sheetrock All-Purpose Ready-Mixed Lite Drywall Compound, CGC DONN Ceiling Suspension System

Manufactured In: Hagersville and Oakville, Ontario; Calgary, Alberta; Montreal, Quebec; Little Narrows and Windsor, Nova Scotia; Surrey, BC

Where to Buy: Building stores around the country


Canadian Owned: No

CGC started out life in 1907 in Nova Scotia, and was later acquired by USG (US Gypsum). They have a variety of facilities throughout the country.

Home Reno/Builders: HanStone

Name: HanStone

Products: Quartz countertops

Manufactured In: London, Ontario

Where to Buy: Distributors across Canada


Canadian Owned: No, a division of a South Korean company

HanStone Quartz is Ontario’s only quartz brand. Proudly manufactured in London, Ontario, HanStone Canada’s state of the art facility produces material for all of North America. HanStone quartz is known for its superior quality and exceptional design, with over 40 unique colours and patterns to draw inspiration from. The go to choice for interior designers, fabricators and homeowners alike. Distinctly Beautiful and Naturally Canadian.

Home Reno/Builders: Garaga 🍁

Name: Garaga

Products: Garage doors

Manufactured In: St-Georges, Quebec and Barrie, Ontario

Where to Buy: Authorized dealers


Canadian Owned: Yes

Celebrating its 25th year in 2018, Garaga has sold more than 1.7 million garage doors across North America, and employs 260 people. They have a variety of styles, finishes and colours.

Home Reno/Builders: Fenstür Windows and Doors 🍁

Name: Fenstür Windows and Doors

Products: Windows and doors

Manufactured In: Duncan, British Columbia

Where to Buy: Contact the company


Canadian Owned: Yes

Fenstür manufactures custom wood and wood-aluminum clad doors and windows, as well as offering custom mill work and finishing services. They are the first – and only! – wood Passive House window and door manufacturer in Canada as of Spring 2018.

All windows and doors are made in Duncan, BC, with preferentially sourced local products. All stages of production occur in their facility, to ensure quality control and to permit maximum customization.

Home Reno/Builders: StoneRox 🍁

Name: StoneRox

Products: Thin veneer stone, cultured stone

Manufactured In: Stouffville, Ontario

Where to Buy: Distributors across Canada


Canadian Owned: Yes

StoneRox is a product that can be applied against any solid surface to provide an attractive natural stone look. Pro tip: They compete against a company called Canadian Stone Industries, an Australian/American owned company that produces none of their product in Canada.

Home Reno/Builders: Kaycan 🍁

Name: Kaycan

Products: Exterior Building Products – Vinyl Siding, Aluminum Trims and Accessories, Vinyl Rainware, Engineered Wood Siding, Windows

Manufactured In: Montreal, Cowansville, Carstairs, Brampton,  Acton, Alexandria

Where to Buy: All major lumberyards in Canada and any home renovator


Canadian Owned: Yes

Kaycan is the only Canadian manufacturer and distributor of exterior building products in Canada. They employ 2,000 people, with 1,200 of them being in Canada. They have 15 Canadian manufacturing plants and 30 distribution centres in Canada and are in every major city in the country.

They are a privately-owned family business headquartered in Montreal.

Home Reno/Builders: Madawaska Doors 🍁

Name: Madawaska Doors

Products: Solid wood interior and exterior custom doors

Manufactured in: Barry’s Bay, Ontario

Where to buy: Contact company via phone or website


Canadian owned: Yes

Madawaska Doors traces its heritage back to 1947 and has been producing doors in Barry’s Bay since that time. They were acquired by Plaintree Systems of Arnprior, Ontario in 2015. They continue the tradition of fine woodworking and environmentally-responsible production techniques.