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Jackson & Associates is Vancouver Island’s most trusted source of real estate appraisal services. In their 32+ years of operation, their AIC-certified appraisers have completed more than 30,000 residential appraisals and more than 5,000 commercial appraisals out of their Courtenay offices. Serving Vancouver Island from Duncan to Port Hardy, the Sunshine Coast and all points in between, Jackson & Associates provides more than just numbers, they provide value. Jackson & Associates can also help with business planning processes through site selection, acquisition due diligence, and development project. They provide reliable advice to businesses and individuals on a wide range of issues involving real estate holdings. Whether appraising a single-family home, an apartment tower or a multi-unit development project, the expert real estate team at Jackson & Associates provides accurate and dependable valuations tailored to individual needs. Jackson & Associates recognizes that clients put trust in them and their service. In return, they deliver more than just numbers – they deliver real value to help clients solve real problems.
Dale’s Plumbing and Mechanical in Campbell River and the Comox Valley specializes in residential and commercial plumbing. Well known for their fast, efficient service, Dale’s Plumbing mechanical has been operating in the Comox Valley for over 30 years. This plumbing and gas fitting contractor's quality workmanship has earned Dale’s Plumbing a reputation as a premiere contractor. Dale’s Plumbing specializes in new construction plumbing and plumbing renovations. They also have a strong history of service work, maintenance and repairs. Experts in their field, they boast a 96% on-time completion record for their plumbing projects. Dale’s Plumbing will manage all stages of a plumbing project with honesty and integrity while offering great value. They have expanded their business to now provide a full range of plumbing services in Campbell River.
Campbell River commercial and residential realtor Bruce Carruthers of Re/Max Check Realty specializes in knowing the Campbell River real estate market. Bruce has been a a licensed realtor for over 25 years and a resident of Campbell River for more than 40 years. He has one goal as a realtor: to provide a professional service to his clients and to make sure that they are 100% satisfied when buying or selling real estate in the Campbell River area.
The Campbell River area includes the smaller communities of Campbellton, Willow Point, Black Creek, Saratoga Beach and Merville. Are you thinking of moving to the Campbell River area? Bruce has the local expertise of buying and selling homes and commercial properties in the region. If you are thinking of buying or selling in Campbell River, choose a local realtor who is familiar with the inventory of single family homes, patio homes, town houses, condominiums, bungalows, acreages and commercial real estate. Realtor Bruce Carruthers has built his success on trust, honesty, experience and integrity.
Contact him today at Re/Max Check Realty for your Campbell River residential and commercial real estate needs.
Nutmeg Homes, a Comox Valley-based custom-home builder on Vancouver Island, is a family company which builds sustainable, energy efficient, comfortable and healthy homes. Nutmeg Homes uses insulated concrete forms to build long-lasting, quality-made, green homes. A Nutmeg Home is built to last centuries, not decades. At Nutmeg Homes, buildings are created with the best materials that are reasonably available and the company specializes in concrete construction. Solid, warm, quiet, superior - these are not just buzz words - Nutmeg Homes delivers.
Integrity Restoration Services is a Parksville, Vancouver Island based father-and-son business specializing in decorative concrete and concrete repairs.
Transforming ordinary, gray concrete into eye candy, through colours, engraving and unique finishes both indoors and outdoors. From driveways and decorative walkways to concrete floors, concrete counter tops, vanities and sinks, Integrity Restoration Services can create unique works of art, and practical, durable surfaces from concrete.
Integrity Restoration Services can: create curb appeal for your Vancouver Island home with a stained or engraved concrete driveway; repair concrete cracks; or reconstruct any deteriorated or damaged concrete. Crack repairs in asphalt, and pothole filling services are also offered.
Comox Valley Realtor Tina Vincent - Royal LePage in the Comox Valley
Comox Valley Realtor Tina Vincent, Personal Real Estate Corporation, is "Your Comox Valley Connection." Realtor Tina Vincent combines traditional real estate services for home buyers and sellers with modern, innovative marketing. Tina Vincent, a realtor with Royal LePage in the Comox Valley, Vancouver Island, uses her experience in interior design and new home construction to provide home staging services for her clients, and bring unique ideas to marketing clients' homes. She works to find the right residences for her clients, ensuring that families find not just houses, but homes.
Call today and make realtor Tina Vincent "Your Comox Valley Connection."
Delaney Relocation Services makes packing, moving and settling into a new home easy. They have been in the business of helping people pack, move and relocate for the past 10 years. The company has expanded and now serving Campbell River. Delaney Relocation Services has a team of caring and experienced professionals to help with packing, moving and setting up your new home – from kitchen cupboards to home electronics.
The company is a member of the National Association of Senior Move Managers and of Professional Organizers in Canada. Working from Campbell River to the Parksville and Qualicum areas they provide top quality care throughout a move. Delaney Relocation Services has also teamed up with the Casa Loma seniors' facility to help new residents move in.
Call today for a free one-hour consultation and written estimate. Compare Delaney's rates to traditional movers and see how much you can save. Discover how easy packing and moving can be! , and start planning your move in Campbell River, Parksville, Qualicum and the Comox Valley.
TrendWest Millwork Ltd “sets the trend in excellence” by providing cabinetry for kitchens, bathrooms, offices, custom countertops, media centers, fireplace surrounds, stair railings and custom walk-in closets to Campbell River and north, along with providing services to the Comox Valley. TrendWest specializes in new construction, renovations and commercial. TrendWest Millwork builds and finishes their products in their shop; they also finish products for do-it yourselfers. If you already have a vision for your millwork, they can create it, and if you don’t, TrendWest will design it with their software. At TrendWest Millwork they believe your space should be functional and practical. Contact them by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Colonial Countertops in Courtenay specializes in the manufacturing and installation of decorative surfaces and countertops. Kitchen and bath countertops, tub surrounds, shower walls, desktops, reception areas, window sills and much more. Colonial Countertops is able to provide homeowners and builders with the latest styles, trends, and colours. In their Comox Valley showroom, clients browse hundreds of different styles of laminates, natural quartz, and solid surfaces. They are proud to offer: top-quality, unsurpassed service; on time delivery; and professional installation. Colonial Countertops is a family-owned business and has been serving Vancouver Island since 1970. For more information, visit their website at www.colonialcountertops.com.
Archer Mechanical offers the full mechanical contracting package of residential and commercial plumbing, heating, and gas installation for residential and commercial construction projects in Parksville, Qualicum, the Comox Valley, and Campbell River on Vancouver Island, BC. With just one phone call, Archer Mechanical provides plumbing, heating, gas, heating services, and complete mechanical installation packages to homeowners and businesses. Archer Mechanical also provides fire protection and sheet metal services. Established in May 2009, Archer Mechanical “takes pride in everything they do.” They offer competitive rates and discounts on providing services for multiple home or business installations. Doing their part to build green, Archer Mechanical installs high-efficiency equipment like condensing tankless water heaters at cost. Call today for your free estimate.
For Sound Security call the experts. Sound Security in the Comox Valley offers security systems and much more for homes and businesses. Sound Security’s expert installation team provide surveillance cameras, sound system equipment and wiring, home theatre installations, and multi-room music systems. The can install media panels and offer new home installation packages. As the only provider of screen alarms on Vancouver Island, Sound Security can offer a security alarm option to keep intruders out but let fresh air in. They will install, service and monitor security systems to protect your home, family or business.
"Come for a Tee time, Stay for a Lifetime" Crown Isle Resort and Golf Community is an 831-acre, master-planned golf course and resort community located in the heart of the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island. Integrated throughout this Vancouver Island 18-hole championship golf course are residential real estate homes and lots. The Comox Valley development includes new custom homes, vacation villas, patio homes, and condominiums. The Resort Centre is the magnificent 48,000 square foot nucleus of this destination golf resort. The 4.5 star hotel suite accommodations are luxurious. Ideal for a corporate getaway, the resort centre's meeting and banquet rooms, each offering a spectacular view of the golf course and mountains, make the perfect venue for any group.
Get an EnerGuide rating for your new Vancouver Island home, save money on energy costs and put money back in your pocket with help from Elemental Energy Advisors' Certified Energy Advisors, Cristi & Kate. Home builders and owner-builders can receive $2,000 or more in incentives from BC Hydro and Fortis for building an energy efficient home. Since the current energy incentives began in 2010, Elemental Energy Advisors have helped builders obtain more than $100,000 in incentives for building energy efficient homes. Elemental Energy Advisors can work with builders to review house plans before construction to suggest ways to build a more energy efficient home, and can review heating and hot water options. They provide a projected EnerGuide rating for a home, and complete a building envelope test once the home is complete. A typical new home will qualify for the minimum rating of EnerGuide 80, required for the incentives. Building Green can be cost efficient and rewarding for both builders and home-owners, and is made easier with help of Certified Energy Advisors at Elemental Energy. Let them do the work and put money back in your pocket, with energy efficiency incentives and immediate savings in your utility costs. Building energy efficient saves you money now and adds value to your home the day you decide to sell. IT PAYS TO ENERGUIDE!
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Down to Earth Stone Slinging can load dirt, sand, top soil, sea soil, pea gravel, drain rock and fisheries rock and more. They truck it in and they spread it out! Based on Vancouver Island, Down to Earth Stone Slinging uses a stone slinger truck to place sand, gravel, pit run and landscaping material accurately and precisely. Down To Earth Stone Slinging’s system is designed to eliminate hours of manual labour while placing sand, topsoil, drain rock for perimeter drains, for back filling crawl spaces and garages and placing blue chip on driveways. Their trucks can haul 10 to 12 yards of material at a time and can place material from 0 feet to 120 feet with a conveyor belt system, which has a 270 degree working radius. Down to Earth Stone Slinging Ltd. is now doing business under Five Star Aggregate & Excavating Ltd. The company offers landscaping supplies and servicing, as well as excavation, trucking, septic design and installation. Five Star Aggregate & Excavating Ltd. and Down to Earth Stone Slinging serve residential and commercial customers, including contractors and home owners on north Vancouver Island, Courtenay and Campbell River. They look forward to providing you with the same Five Star Service!
Cloverdale Paint is an industry leader in eco friendly paints, green products and low-voc coatings. Cloverdale Paint in Courtenay is part of B.C. grown, family-owned paint manufacturer that proudly offers quality coatings and excellent customer service. One of the coatings Cloverdale Paint specializes in is a decorative, zero-voc, 100% solids or polyaspartic floor epoxy. This is available for a metallic, vinyl chip or quartz type of floor used in homes, medical offices and commercial buildings. They can also recommend a trained professional applicator for this product. Another specialty is lacquers and stains, both solvent and waterborne. Courtenay's Cloverdale Paint in-store staff are trained colour consultants, able to help homeowners with their decorating needs. Contact Linda Ronald, trade sales rep for north Vancouver Island with any technical inquiries.
Come and be blown away at The Gales! Nestled between the sea and the mountains in Ladysmith on Vancouver Island is a retreat from the hustle and bustle of modern life. This place is The Gales, a 68-home development (42 patio homes and 26 condominiums in two condo buildings) with ocean and mountain views. Vaulted ceilings, spacious rooms, and impressive Vancouver Island ocean views are only the beginning in these new villa-style town homes and condos. The new homes also offer top-quality finishing and amazing attention to detail. Groundskeeping is included, so residents can enjoy low-maintenance living and have more time to explore the beauty of Vancouver Island. These new homes in Ladysmith are designed and built in West Coast contemporary architectural style and floor plans are open, ideal for entertaining. The wide, sunny decks offer plenty of room for lounging outdoors. Contact Keith Mazurenko today.
Budget Blinds carries a variety of window coverings including:blinds, shutters, shades, curtains, drapes and window film. They service the Vancouver Island areas of the Comox Valley, which includes Comox, Courtenay and Cumberland as well as Campbell River, Qualicum, Parksville and Nanaimo. Budget Blinds provides high quality and stylish window coverings and blinds for new homes and home renovations as well as for commercial, retail and professional offices. Their goal is simple: to provide their customers with the best window coverings and products combined with professional installation services to enrich your home and office environment. To help choose the most suitable window product in the perfect texture and colour, they have two interior designers on staff who will come to your location to help you choose the right window coverings, blinds or shutters for your home or office. Budget Blinds also supplies business owners and property managers a complete turnkey solution for their window covering needs in the areas of Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, the Comox Valley and Campbell River. Commercial window treatments are available motorized, flame retardant, kid friendly, cordless and even energy conserving. Budget Blinds has an entire line of green window coverings that are eco-friendly and made from sustainable materials. They offer very competitive pricing on popular and unique window coverings for commercial and professional buildings. Budget Blinds can customize fit any window covering regardless of the shape of the window. Call them today to schedule your free consultation. They will bring you samples of the highest quality and most fashionable window coverings available.
Thomas Dishlevoy Architecture Ltd in the Comox Valley offers architecture services for all types and sizes of projects. Established in 1995, and serving the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island since 1998, Thomas Dishlevoy Architecture Ltd has proven experience in: