While the percentage of women working in Canada’s home improvement and home renovation industries remains small, it is growing. According to a recent study on Canadian women in skilled trades, more women are choosing to become electricians, welders, and interior finishers (Media Planet) now than in the ever before.
This past spring, eieihome.com visited the Young Women’s Conference in Toronto, where we spoke with conference organizer Jules Lewis about the future of Canadian women in the home renovation industry. Here is what she had to say:
If you are a woman working in the home renovation or home improvement industry eieihome.com would like to hear from you. Please comment on our Facebook post about this video and tell us about what it’s like to work in what many people continue to think of as a predominantly male industry.