Podcasts

CLICK ON ONE OF THE PODCASTS BELOW TO LISTEN IN!

#108 We are at Speducci talking construction and food and construction and more food

October 3, 2020

Rosie and Rob join Manny and Carlito to talk about construction and food and Covid and how things were, how they are and what we hope things will be like soon enough. We get right into how best to cook speducci and we get right the whole menu and how you can step up your…

#107 Talking Safety / PPE / Fall Protection / Ministry of Labour and more with Brafasco

October 1, 2020

Nobody plans their day in hopes of getting injured on the job. What safety hazards commonly shut down jobsites or create injuries? What’s the deal with PPE and Fall Protection? What could the Ministry of Labour look for if they paid your work a surprise visit? Hear our interesting hard facts about jobsite safety, and…

#107 Talking Safety / PPE / Fall Protection / Ministry of Labour and more with Brafasco

October 1, 2020

Nobody plans their day in hopes of getting injured on the job. What safety hazards commonly shut down jobsites or create injuries? What’s the deal with PPE and Fall Protection? What could the Ministry of Labour look for if they paid your work a surprise visit? Hear our interesting hard facts about jobsite safety, and…

#106 Speaking with one of Jim Caruk’s clients about the whole experience

September 23, 2020

Jim Caruk is my co-host of a newly formed The Construction Life 2.0 where Jim and Manny will be speaking to more people that are passionate about construction. On today’s show we are speaking with Rob Renna about his recently completed project from Caruk Hall Construction. Rob tells the whole truth about working with Jim,…

#106 Speaking with one of Jim Caruk’s clients about the whole experience

September 23, 2020

Jim Caruk is my co-host of a newly formed The Construction Life 2.0 where Jim and Manny will be speaking to more people that are passionate about construction. On today’s show we are speaking with Rob Renna about his recently completed project from Caruk Hall Construction. Rob tells the whole truth about working with Jim,…

#105 Jake Lintack talks to us about being a 26-year-old construction business owner

September 23, 2020

Jake arrives at the recording session with famous Hamilton pizza from Shorty’s and swag for us. Jake began his construction career as most of the new generation did, shop class in high school and that led to post construction school at Mohawk and that is when things really changed for Jake. He embraced construction and…

#105 Jake Lintack talks to us about being a 26-year-old construction business owner

September 23, 2020

Jake arrives at the recording session with famous Hamilton pizza from Shorty’s and swag for us. Jake began his construction career as most of the new generation did, shop class in high school and that led to post construction school at Mohawk and that is when things really changed for Jake. He embraced construction and…

#104 Adam from Amp Construction is on the show and we are talking about ICF

August 29, 2020

Adam discusses his path from HVAC to ICF and how his very first experience watching ICF being assembled actually frustrated him, he quickly realized the potential behind this new way of building. Adam truly believes most of the negative attached to ICF has everything to do with how and who is installing, like everything in…

#104 Adam from Amp Construction is on the show and we are talking about ICF

August 29, 2020

Adam discusses his path from HVAC to ICF and how his very first experience watching ICF being assembled actually frustrated him, he quickly realized the potential behind this new way of building. Adam truly believes most of the negative attached to ICF has everything to do with how and who is installing, like everything in…

#103 We have the great Peter Lundy a red seal carpenter and former construction teacher on the show

August 19, 2020

Peter AKA Lundy shares his story with us from a teenager to his home being burned down by the meth lab neighbor and now he is dealing with the government and rebuilding his home in British Columbia. What a great talk with Lundy and prepare for a really emotional show. We open the show with…

#103 We have the great Peter Lundy a red seal carpenter and former construction teacher on the show

August 19, 2020

Peter AKA Lundy shares his story with us from a teenager to his home being burned down by the meth lab neighbor and now he is dealing with the government and rebuilding his home in British Columbia. What a great talk with Lundy and prepare for a really emotional show. We open the show with…

#102 Flo from Pro Custom Painting is on the show and we are talking young business owner and a little painting

August 19, 2020

We open the show with the Albanian National Anthem, The Construction Life rendition. Enjoy. Flo lived in Italy for 13 years, 6 in Albania and now 6 in Canada, he hopes to continue to build his legacy right here in the good old SIX. An immigrant coming to Canada and understanding the opportunities is something…

#102 Flo from Pro Custom Painting is on the show and we are talking young business owner and a little painting

August 19, 2020

We open the show with the Albanian National Anthem, The Construction Life rendition. Enjoy. Flo lived in Italy for 13 years, 6 in Albania and now 6 in Canada, he hopes to continue to build his legacy right here in the good old SIX. An immigrant coming to Canada and understanding the opportunities is something…

#101 Omid The One and Only – The Tile Guy is back with us and talking tile, lots of tile, prep, production and more

August 13, 2020

It all begins with our latest and greatest segment, Construction Bone to Pick and Carlito has a few things to say about trades that smell. We roll out this 101th show talking about the details of tiling and it begins with thin set. Omid draws a hardline in the mix, he only uses white thin…

#101 Omid The One and Only – The Tile Guy is back with us and talking tile, lots of tile, prep, production and more

August 13, 2020

It all begins with our latest and greatest segment, Construction Bone to Pick and Carlito has a few things to say about trades that smell. We roll out this 101th show talking about the details of tiling and it begins with thin set. Omid draws a hardline in the mix, he only uses white thin…

#100 THANK YOU. Carlito and Manny are the guests on this special show

August 12, 2020

#100 THANK YOU. Carlito and Manny are the guests on this special show Hold on as we get to celebrate our 100th show and this round we have the hosts of the most listened to construction podcast be the guests. With over 130 hours of real construction conversations Manny and Carlito have change the industry…

#100 THANK YOU. Carlito and Manny are the guests on this special show

August 12, 2020

#100 THANK YOU. Carlito and Manny are the guests on this special show Hold on as we get to celebrate our 100th show and this round we have the hosts of the most listened to construction podcast be the guests. With over 130 hours of real construction conversations Manny and Carlito have change the industry…

#99 Framing!!! It’s about time. We have Jesse from Barbosa Carpentry with us talking rough framing.

August 5, 2020

We get right into with a great History with Manny and a perfect Construction Bone to Pick and this time Carlito gets the talk going and Jesse brings up some really strong arguments. Then we finally get talking FRAMING! Jesse is 24 years old and began his career at 19 and fell into framing after…

#99 Framing!!! It’s about time. We have Jesse from Barbosa Carpentry with us talking rough framing.

August 5, 2020

We get right into with a great History with Manny and a perfect Construction Bone to Pick and this time Carlito gets the talk going and Jesse brings up some really strong arguments. Then we finally get talking FRAMING! Jesse is 24 years old and began his career at 19 and fell into framing after…

#98 Homeowner Hell of a Home – We chat with a client and what he went through with an established custom builder

August 5, 2020

We have a homeowner on the show telling us about his experience with a custom builder that wasn’t a very good contractor. You don’t want to miss this show as we focus on what Mark went through but even better what Mark learned during this whole ordeal that is still going on, he is still…