Office Phone: 250-338-5466
Courtenay, British Columbia
The members of the Mid Island Construction Association (MICA) and the Vancouver Island Construction Association (VICA) voted to amalgamate into one association solution for the construction community on Vancouver Island, the Gulf Islands and Coastal BC. On June 1, 2011, the existing Island construction associations approved a special resolution to amalgamate, MICA and VICA one new society called Vancouver Island Construction Association (VICA). The newly integrated VICA allows for a cross-island communication and collaboration on key member and industry issues, member services, education and networking that has not, until recently, occurred between the boards of directors MICA and VICA. The new society will continue to operate with two offices, one in Victoria and another in Nanaimo. And a new Board of Directors, consisting of members from the existing boards, was approved by way of a vote by the general membership and has been appointed:
Jun 15, 2011
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Jun 11, 2011
Valley Carpet One Floor & Home has built their Duncan floor covering business by providing positive experiences for their customers. Valley Carpet One has been operating in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island since 1977. In 1994, the store joined Carpet One, a retail flooring co-op with the buying power of 1,500 stores. As part of a worldwide co-op, Valley Carpet One not only has enormous buying power, but they have partners in all of the major brands, mills, and manufacturers. Valley Carpet One offers the largest selection of carpet, hardwood, laminate, ceramic tile, vinyl, area rugs and more - and you'll always find the best products and great savings, everyday.
Jun 10, 2011
Keith Mazurenko, a realtor with Coast Realty in Ladysmith on Vancouver Island, promises "Success through Service." A realtor with 19 years experience as a top real estate agent in his market, Keith is proud that more than 80 per cent of his business is repeat or direct referrals from previous customers. He sees this as a testament to the level of service he strives to provide. Buying a home is sometimes a complex undertaking, but he promise to make your Real Estate buying experience stress-free and agreeable. During nearly two decades in the Real Estate market as a fully licensed agent, Keith has finished in the top 1% of all agents locally each year. Keith is a 35 year resident of the Ladysmith area, with 8 years experience in the construction industry. Visit Keith Mazurenko's website or call him at 250.245.0545
Jun 08, 2011
The Courtenay hotel Holiday Inn Express & Suites Comox Valley was recently honoured with the 2010/2011 OSAT Award from the Intercontinental Hotel Group. This award represents Overall Guest Satisfaction and is voted on by guests of the Comox Valley hotel who have stayed at this new Holiday Inn Express and Suites. After their stay, all IHG hotel guests are emailed a survey that asks them to rate their overall experience. As a result, the Comox Valley Holiday Inn Express took 1st place by maintaining an average score of 94.81% for the previous 12 months - the highest score of any of the 21 other IHG properties in British Columbia and 2nd place of 36 hotels in Western Canada. After opening its doors in March 2009, this Courtenay hotel has become a favourite with business travellers and families looking for accommodations in the Comox Valley. The Vancouver Island hotel features luxurious guest rooms including Family Suites, Jacuzzi Suites, Accessible Rooms and Pet Friendly Rooms. All guests are provided on a complimentary hot breakfast and can enjoy amenities such as a 24 hour Business Centre, 24 hour Fitness Centre, 24 hour Guest Laundry, free Wi-Fi and free parking. For more information or to make a reservation, visit their website.
Jun 07, 2011
Twenty-one new homes on Centennial Drive in Courtenay, Comox Valley, are now complete and ready for families to move in. All of these new town homes in Courtenay are 1,050 square feet in size, with three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Features of the Diamond Park town homes include hardwood floors, custom cabinetry, upgraded lighting and contemporary interior finishing. Each new home comes complete with stainless steel kitchen appliances and a washer and dryer. The project also includes sprinkler systems, backyard patios and fenced yards for each unit. A children's playground is also on the property. This new Vancouver Island real estate development offer excellent value, with new homes starting at $195,900.
Jun 06, 2011
The Vancouver Island oceanfront real estate development Claddagh Estates, is designed to take full advantage of the property’s stunning ocean and mountain views. Part of the town of Comox, near Courtenay on Vancouver Island, Claddagh Estates features fully serviced lots that include municipal water, sewer and underground services. Building guidelines are provided to protect each owner's investment by ensuring quality home construction. Homes will be restricted to the height of two stories, located so views from the other properties are not blocked. Environmental consultants were retained to plan and protect the riparian areas where a number of bird species - including the bald eagles – are found. The owners have enhanced the wildlife corridors beyond existing requirements to maintain the traditional migration paths of the deer and other wildlife found in the area. Claddagh Estates has reduced prices on remaining lots and now offers waterfront and view properties range from $225,000-$495,000.
Jun 03, 2011
Jun 03, 2011
J.R. Edgett Excavating Ltd. has been operating in the Comox Valley for more than 45 years. Specializing in all phases of municipal and civil services, commercial site servicing, and new residential subdivisions, J.R. Edgett Excavating Ltd. also offers site clearing and burning, riverbank construction and armouring.
J.R Edgett Excavating Ltd. is the only company offering full Vactor Truck services on North Vancouver Island. Hydrovacting is a safe, productive and non-destructive method of excavating. It uses pressurized water and a vacuum system to safely excavate around utilities and pipelines. Water is pressurized and injected into the ground to safely wash the soil from underground infrastructure. The resulting slurry is simultaneously vacuumed from the excavation through a large debris hose and temporarily stored in a debris tank.
With a crew of 30 employees working in and around the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island, J.R. Edgett Excavating has the equipment and ability to plan and complete projects to their client’s utmost satisfaction. Call them today at 250.339.6100.