These are just a selection of useful links that may help as part of your fact finding mission … some of these are regular retailers, some are manufacturers who deal through a network of distributors and some are wholesalers. Also there are a few links to websites which are useful as part of any home renovation project.
One of our preferred suppliers for everything tile related. They also carry the complete range of Schluter products for the “built to last” bathroom renovation. They have a vast selection of styles and sizes / format of tile to suit every taste as well as a great showroom for browsing over samples and getting ideas.
Information sharing for everything & anything related to building in British Columbia
Some very simple updates such as installing a couple of programmable thermostats, caulking around windows, and checking / resolving leaks around power sockets, etc can soon add up in savings on your hydro bill. Especially if you are away from the property a lot, it may make sense to consider installing thermostats that can be controlled remotely … even from your smartphone or tablet.
Professional architectural design software provider.
Lower Mainland & Sea to Sky wholesaler for kitchen and bathroom fixtures as well as everything else plumbing related. From Riobel with their wide selection at a great price to Kohler and many other top quality bathroom & kitchen fixtures. They have locations in North Vancouver as well as Squamish.
One of several of our quartz and granite suppliers.
Inspiration for environmentally aware home renovations
Decorating & remodeling ideas and inspiration … if you don’t know where to start with the design of your remodel then this is as good a place as any.
Our other preferred supplier for everything tile related. They have a vast selection of styles and sizes / format of tile to suit every taste as well as a great showroom for browsing over samples and getting ideas.
The kitchen geek’s hardware porn site?
NKBA [National Kitchen & Bath Association]
This is a non-profit organization representing a vast number of kitchen and bathroom related companies across America and Canada … manufacturers, suppliers, consultants, designers, installers, etc.
These guys have a ridiculous number of colour / design options for cabinet sheet goods … the issue is less one of will I be able to find something I like but rather how will I decide with so many possibilities.
From cabinet pulls/knobs, to Blum drawer slides and hinges, to edge banding supplies these guys are a cabinet maker’s dream. They are also extremely easy to deal with from a business perspective & hyper efficient. If only all our suppliers were this good!
If you are looking for quality bathroom and kitchen faucets, shower heads, spouts, hand showers, etc with a variety of looks from traditional to a little more contemporary to ultra modern then these guys are a great option for a great price and they are a Canadian company.
Western Canada’s Largest Lighting Selection. They have lighting for every room and we recommend any client who is looking for lighting to visit their showroom in Richmond, BC.
Quality quartz counters for the bathroom & kitchen available in a multitude of colour options.
Provider of construction project management & estimating software.
Suppliers of premier tools from manufacturers such as Festool.
Suppliers of all types of sheet goods & dimensional lumber.
Resource for a multitude of home furnishings & fixtures.
Whistler (Function Junction) … supplier for plywoods, trim, mouldings, doors & much much more.