Top 9 CHSP Search Result(s) for keyword(s): Building Maintenance
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Fraser Valley Gutter Doctor

The Fraser Valley Gutter Team provides professional gutter installation, maintenance and repairs throughout the Fraser Valley. They have gutter accessories to make maintenance easy for homeowners including "The Drain Guard," attached to the down pipe four feet off the ground for easy access to catch debris before it reaches the drain.
The Home Wash Company

Servicing the Lower Mainland, offering hand washing using soft brushes for the exterior of your home, roof moss removal, professional pressure washing, gutter and window cleaning. NEW FOR WINTER, SNOW REMOVAL SERVICES. ...
Innovative Manufacturing

Innovative Manufacturing has been manufacturing industrial coatings in B.C. since 1948. The company has grown to include the following product lines: Asphalt Pavement Maintenance, Concrete Specialties, Waterproofing/Roofing, Wood Finishing, Tile Membranes and Sealers, Marine Coatings and Tapes....
Cloverdale Paint Stores

Cloverdale Paint carries Shell's favorite brands of paint & stain products. Check their website throughout the year, to find current discounts or special offers available at Cloverdale Paint Stores and Authorized Cloverdale Paint Dealers. Cloverdale Paint has had a special relationship with its customers ever since the company was founded in 1933. That relationship was built on a commitment to exceptional quality and superior customer service. From humb...
Weiser Lock (a Black & Decker Company)

It has been 50 years since Weiser Lock was first sold in Canada. Quality and security are a part of every Weiser door hardware product. Door handles, knobs, leversets, locks and deadbolts in a variety of decorative styles and finishes to match your homes decor. And now available SmartKey by WeiserLock. ...
Windsor Plywood

So Much More Than A Plywood Store Since 1969! Over 60 stores located across Western and Central Canada & the NorthWestern USA. Windsor Plywood specializes in hard to source interior and exterior home finishing products including flooring, doors, mouldings and wood products. They believe in responsible sourcing, providing superior quality products and exceptional customer service to both contractors and hom...
Pioneer Paving Ltd.

Established in 1982 by partners Fred Vitali and Garry Rowand. With each partner having 40 years of paving experience, they still operate as owner/estimators and project supervisors. They are proud to have retained core personnel over the years. A roster of long-term employees has grown to include specialized trades people, as well as office administration. All employees are certified to work on CNR and YVR property, and have been security cleared for...
Sunbury Cedar

At Sunbury Cedar, we manufacture high quality red and yellow cedar products for your home and garden. Our company harvests it's own timber and manufactures it into a wide variety of products such as fencing, decking, siding, garden sheds, play-structures, gazebos, lawn furniture, tongue and groove paneling, lattice, etc... This allows us to have complete control over the materials that we sell, and also allows us to offer the highest quality products to you at the best possible pr...
Westcoast Moulding & Millwork

A proudly Canadian company committed to industry leading customer service and quality craftsmanship for your home finishing needs. Whether you are a homeowner, contractor, builder, architect or design professional, your home finishing requirements are their top priority. Visit their newly renovated showroom and discover their extensive product selection of Mouldings & Flatstock, Wood Railings & Stair Parts, Flooring, Sheet Goods, Doors, etc. They truly...
Top 5 Article Search Results for keyword(s): Building Maintenance

Deck building hint

What to use when building a deck is always the question! Decks can be built to be maintenance friendly or sweat equity not so friendly... lets deal with the first one "maintenance friendly"....
Building a deck

For wood decks, choose products that will stand the test of time: Use pressure treated lumber for the floor joist andother support structure.The decking and trim boards can...
Maintaining your central air conditioner

Question from: PaddyKelowna, BCDear Shell,I have a central air conditioner and would like to know if there is any maintenance I should be doing with this unit?Thanks,...
Building a New Deck

Q. I have been researching composite decking materials for building a new deck around our hot tub and I am leaning towards MoistureShield. I am wondering how it will wear in this area. I understand that composite is low maintenance but will also fade over time. Are you able to stain it? I really don't want to go with pressure treated lumber, but at least you can stain every few years.
Composite Deck Materials

Question from Barbara in Vancouver, B.C. -----Dear Shell,I have heard that MoistureShield and other wood and plastic mixtures are great for decks. But I have also heard that these...
Strata Living Exterior Maintenance & Repairs

When it comes to exterior maintenance and repairs on strata owned buildings and townhouses, there can be confusion between owners and council to determine who is responsible for the cost of issues such as windows, decks and building envelope.
Composite Decking Around Our Hot Tub

Q) I have been researching composite decking materials for building a new deck around our hot tub. I am wondering how it will wear in this area. I understand that composite is low maintenance but will also fade over time. Are you able to stain it? I really don't want to go with pressure treated lumber, but at least you can stain every few years.
CondoSmarts - Managing Alterations

Dear Tony: Our strata corporation is 164 units mixed use high rise, townhouse and commercial. Over the past 15 years a number of strata lots of all 3 types have made some significant changes to the use of their property. Our strata took a pretty casual approach to managing the alterations with the assumption that each owner would be responsible for their own repairs. Now we have issues with changes of windows and balcony enclosures that are causing damage to other strata lots. Several of the un
BSDA Industry Merit Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BY THE BSDA OF BC.At the Building Supply Dealers Association of BC (BSDA) Gala and Orion Awards night this prestigious award was presented to Shell Busey.Shell...
Siding Choices For Our New Home

Question from Glenn in Strathmore, Alberta -----Dear Shell:Our family is building a new home, and is really struggling with the exterior finish options. The benefits we’re looking...
CondoSmarts - Commissioning A New Building

Dear Tony: We purchased our Burnaby condo in the spring and our strata is about to hold its first annual general meeting. One of the agenda items posed to the property manager is the requirement for commissioning of the building before the strata council takes over responsibility. We were told there is no such thing as commissioning a building, and other than approving the first budget, the insurance report and the election of a strata council, the meeting would be very short. Our owners have so
(Video) Deck Building & Finishing

What to use when building a deck is always the question!Decks can be built to be maintenance friendly or sweat equity not so friendly... Let’s deal with the first one “maintenance friendly”.
CondoSmarts - Alteration Agreements Not Disclosed

Dear Tony: What happens when an owner buys a unit, and there is an alteration agreement relating to the balcony enclosure but the strata corporation did not disclose the alteration agreement?
Countertops Sealed Properly

Q. We moved into a home with granite countertops that we really like but we are not sure if the previous owners have ever sealed them properly. What maintenance is required for granite and is there something that we can use to restore the shine.
Should We Build a Pre-Fab Home?

Question from Rosemary in Oro Station, Ontario -----Dear Shell,My husband and I have a lot and want to build a chalet type (open concept) house. We have looked at Viceroy, Royal...
Air Conditioners Need Regular Maintenance

Q: We had air conditioning retrofitted to our home a few years ago. There is the compressor and evaporator in the attic and the condenser outside with long runs of copper tubing. Every year the refrigerant is low at the start of the season and has to be topped up. The installers first sealed a leak that appeared every year, then with a lot of hassle replaced the evaporator.
Restoring Linoleum Floors

Q: We have top of the line Armstrong linoleum in our kitchen. It is nine years old. The lino has lost its shine on the heavy traffic areas. I have only used a combination of vinegar and water to clean...
Tidying up your ashpalt driveway

Has your asphalt driveway or patio become tired looking with cracks and oil stains from the car or bar-b-que? Asphalt has been used for many years for driveways and patios but it does not have...
CondoSmarts - How do we get our strata to plan?

Dear Tony: Our strata was built in 2002. We have 118 residential units and 18 commercial units. At 14 years old, our building now requires some upgrades and significant maintenance. We have two problems though, we have very little money in our contingency reserve fund and we do not have a depreciation report.
Drywall To Use When Tiling Shower

Q. What type of drywall or backer board should we use when we tile a shower enclosure? We are considering using natural slate tiles and I am concerned about the moisture. What is the best way to seal and protect natural stone in areas exposed to alot of water?