Allan Block tinkers with the inner pieces of a sewing machine as he sleuths the sickness of this Brother model in his Pine Avenue shop window. His service is another business that will benefit from the removal of the HST on Monday. Last week his work was subject to 12 per cent sales tax. This week only the five per cent GST applies. Block’s website

Allan Block tinkers with the inner pieces of a sewing machine as he sleuths the sickness of this Brother model in his Pine Avenue shop window. His service is another business that will benefit from the removal of the HST on Monday. Last week his work was subject to 12 per cent sales tax. This week only the five per cent GST applies. Block’s website

Sewing sleuth

Allan Block's sewing business, downtown Trail, is another business that benefited from the removal of the HST on Monday.