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Important Bulletin From  ECC President/CEO – 2018-19 EIFS Council of Canada Membership Recognition

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Construction Canada, March 2019

The Regulation of Building Materials: A Case of Municipality Trying to Control the use of EIFS.

Attention: ECC Membership

I am enclosing a PDF copy of the article that the ECC directed and placed in the March 2019 issue of Construction Canada magazine which some of you may have already seen.  The article was strategically placed to take the ECC legal advocacy efforts regarding municipal site plan control/authority onto a much broader and national platform through this publication which encompasses the entire architect/designer constituency. This Construction Canada publication also reaches municipal and provincial government offices across Canada where building design and/or approvals take place.   You will note that some of the photos we placed are targeted to highlight the various aesthetic finish options that EIFS can deliver in an effort to counter the ‘stucco look’ exhaustion and/or historical society ‘mismatch' that some planners have attempted to argue and push back with.  Feel free to do a deeper dive into the legal arguments on this ‘aesthetic look' jurisdiction and authority that we present in the article.

ECC has rigorously maintained a proactive vigilance regarding potential municipal interference and site plan control ‘overreach’ in an effort to maintain fair and equitable access for EIFS within the Canadian construction marketplace.  To this end, ECC will continue to pursue whatever means available to ensure that EIFS rightfully maintains its well earned position at the forefront of building envelope discussions and selection.

I would be pleased to receive any questions or comments you may have on the enclosed.  Thank you for your attention regarding this very important subject.

View the article here.

The Trowel, August/September 2012

The EIFS Council of Canada EQI Program Value Proposition, By / Ted Kesik, Ph.D., P.Eng. Professor of Building Science, University of Toronto

View the article here.

The Trowel, Februry/March 2012

EIFS Council's EQI Program Heads West, By Jessica Kirby

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Construction Canada Magazine, January 2012

Expanding EIFS Quality Across the Country

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Construction Canada, December 2011

Reducing Energy Consumption with Continious Insolation

View the article here.

Canadian Wall and Ceiling Magazine, Dec 2011

EIFS: More Than Meets The Eye

View the article here at the wallandceiling.ca website.

Journal of Commerce, December 2011

EIFS Council of Canada unveils new quality assurance program View the article here.

The Trowel Magazine, Oct/Nov 2011 Edition

EIFS - More Than Meets the Eye

View the article here at the wallandceiling.ca website.