Kiwanis Heritage Apartments

Kiwanis Heritage Apartments

Location Gibsons, B.C.
Owner Kiwanis Club of Sunshine Coast
Project Management BC Housing
Completed 2008 Phase 1, 2009 Phase 2
Construction Cost $1.5 million

Project Description

Kiwanis Heritage Apartments is a three storey apartment building with 22 suites. It required a full rehabilitation. The roof had been leaking and in the fall of 2007, it was made a priority to be repaired as soon as possible. With the assistance of Touwslager Engineering, that phase was completed while design and drawings were completed for the walls and balconies in the second phase

The owners ended up with an attractive building clad in fibre cement siding. The wood framed guard walls were removed and aluminum and glass guards were installed to reduce the cost and improve the appearance. Window sealant was concealed behind the exterior trim to prolong its life. The overall appearance was made much cleaner and current. The residents are happy with the new materials and maintenance for the building manager has been minimal.

Project Services

  • Design
  • Drawings and Specifications
  • Tendering
  • Field Reviews and Contract Administration
  • Maintenance Manual and a Capital Cost Reserve Fund Study
  • Maintenance Reviews

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What People Are Saying

During the restoration process, The Board of Directors often commented how thankful we were to have made the right decision in hiring Touwslager Engineering…

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Touwslager Engineering Ltd.
829 East 14th Avenue
Vancouver, B.C.
Canada V5T 2N5

Telephone (604) 618-4367