Login using...

Contractors by Referral Only - Our Preferred List

Posted by Joe Samson on Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 8:14am.

Over the years we have surveyed our clients and personally used many of the service providers listed below. I encourage you to feel free contact any of them with great confidence to request a quote for your own project. Please don't forget to mention how you came across their contact information.

  1. screen_shot_2012-03-23_at_7.07.41_amSmall Jobs, James: 403-470-4400
  2. Concrete Coring Company, Cobra: 403-808-6348
  3. Parging, Malcom: 403-875-2061 or Simon: 403-466-0169
  4. Drywal taping/small repair, Joe: 403-401-7724
  5. Drywall taping - bsmt. finishes, Joseph: 403-585-2973
  6. Drywal taping/repair, Big Al's: 403-240-1352
  7. Attic Insulation, Maurice: 403-312-6712
  8. Ceiling Texture, Don: 403-540-3210
  9. Painter, Eli: 403-710-2826
  10. Plumber, Alex: 403-680-7053
  11. Carpenter: Aaron: 403-771-6269
  12. Tile: Alex: 403-701-3214
  13. Fortress Roofing: 403-264-7844
  14. City Carpet: 403-291-1114
  15. Waste Bins, Gil: 403-617-5740
  16. Junk Removal, Ryan: 587-434-4134
  17. Beaver Hardwood Flooring: 403-870-3119
  18. Arc Electric, Brent Ballash: 403-207-3398
  19. Storage Container, Tel: 403-998-8511 (20' container = $150/mo; 10' container = $120/mo; aprox. $500 shipping fee)
  20. Garage Door Repair/Parts - Overhead Door, 1-888-328-0038 
  21. Custom Home Builder - Capstone Custom Homes, Brigitte L. Tel: 403-457-1157
  22. Land Surveyors for RPR (Real Property Report). Click here to download list.
  23. Avanti Kitchens & Cabinets Inc. Tel: 403-250-5001; 
  24. Cabinet Refacing (painting) Greg Boguslavsky - Straight Edge 403-837-7451


Commonly Used Estimating Prices

$1.50/sqft - No furniture (including labour, paint & all supplies, 2 coats)
$2.00/sqft - With furniture (including labour, paint & all supplies, 2 coats)

$1.50/sqft - Casings, Baseboards, all trims
$1.00/sqft - Spray ceiling (preparation, labour & supply, 1 coat)

Ceiling Stippling
$0.50/sqft - Popcorn style (Minimum $500)
$2.00/sqft - Scrape, prepare and stipple

Attic Insulation
$1.00/sqft - approximately, Including materials and labour

*Disclaimer - Although we tried to make a reasonable effort to verify the quality and honesty of each company or individual listed above, Joe Samson or any of his associates do not guarantee the performance of any of the service providers.

Calgary, AB Real Estate Blog


I am a licensed member of the Real Estate Council of Alberta since 2005 - proudly representing CIR REALTY, Calgary’s largest real estate brokerage. I enjoy keeping my readers up to date with real estate related information that they can easily understand and use for their own benefit. I welcome feedbacks and comments equally from first-time visitors to my blog, past clients and also from my fellow REALTOR® colleagues. Thanks for stopping by!

Leave a Comment