The talent behind the 2019 Training House

Sponsors of the 2019 Training House/ Y Dream Home were recognized at a recnt Canadian Home Builders’ Association Central Interior private reception in Tobiano.

The Training House is a 29-year-old program in partnership with Thompson Rivers University that includes the collaboration of professional builders and educators with trades students to build a home.

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The purpose of the project is to provide real-life training to those working toward a career in the residential construction industry. As always, the home was then sold to the YMCA/YWCA, where is has become the 2019 Y Dream Home and the grand prize in the annual Y Dream Home Lottery (for which all tickets were sold in a record 10 days in April).

Presenting, Diamond and Platinum sponsors were given plaques, Gold, Silver and Copper sponsors were given certificates and the CHBA-CI received a plaque from the YMCA/YWCA board that represents the longstanding partnership.

2019 Sponsors

Copper Level (under $1,000): Frilan Appraisals LLP, Kamloops Septic Service Ltd., Triggs Engineering Ltd., Universal Reproductions & Engineering Supplies, Wilson M. Beck Insurance Services (Kamloops) Inc.

Silver Level ($1,000-$2,499): Convoy Supplies Ltd., Creekside Plumbing Ltd., Dalke’s Custom Joinery Inc., EnviroMez Services, Kamloops Gutters, Motivo Design Group Inc., Pineview Installations, Shur View Concrete Ltd., Trimlite Canada, Underhill Geomatics Ltd., Vanderstad Construction Inc, Visual Signs & Printing.

Gold Level ($2,500-$4,999): ABCO Waterproofing & Sundecks Inc., BA Dawson Blacktop Ltd., Climax Interior Systems Mechanics, Custom Craft Painting, Duracon Epoxy Floors Inc., DW Builders, JBG Landscape Design Ltd., NuFloors, Peace of Mind Systems Ltd., Pristine Masonry, Service Plus, Telford Geotechnical Ltd., The Kamloops Lampost Ltd., Travelers Insurance Company of Canada, Tyler Meade Photography.

Platinum Level ($5,000-$9,999): Anchor Construction Services Ltd., Beattie Insulation Ltd., Cloverdale Paint Inc., Complete Home Renovations, FortisBC, Gillespie and Company LLP, Imagine the Room Closets Ltd., Johnson Walsh Plumbing and Heating, Kamloops Truss Ltd., Logix ICF, OK Builders Supplies Ltd., River City Rock Product Ltd., Savona Specialty Plywood Company Ltd., Thompson Valley Roofing, United Rentals Inc., WESCO Distribution Canada LP.

Diamond Level ($10,000- $29,999): Access Countertops Ltd., B.A. Robinson Co. Ltd., Casadio and Son Ready Mix Ltd., City Furniture & Appliances (Kamloops) Ltd., Excel Industries Ltd., JELD-WEN Windows & Doors, Kamloops Home Hardware Building Centre, Noremac Concrete Pumping, ProCad Designs Ltd., Smart Homes by SA Electric, Stobbe Excavating Ltd., Trout Creek Enterprises, Windsor Plywood.

Presenting Sponsor ($30,000 and up): Diverse Construction, Kamlands Holdings Ltd.

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