Sep 6, 2022
In Canada’s growing residential construction market, the price of lumber directly impacts the cost of building and purchasing a new home. For major lumber and construction material suppliers like Star Building Materials, keeping costs down requires innovation and making the most of valuable resources.
Sep 1, 2022
Building Products & Concrete Supply (BP Concrete) has been hard at work on the lock and dam upgrade in St. Andrews, Manitoba – a project that will make the well-used route through the town safer and more efficient.
Jul 15, 2022
The Willow Retreat is a modified ready-to-move home built by Star Ready To Move Homes Winnipeg and donated by Qualico as a gift-in-kind donation worth nearly $250,000. The building will be used for a variety of activities, including year-round educational programming for youth, specialty group workshops, as well as private functions, meetings, and gatherings.
Apr 18, 2022
At the height of the pandemic back in 2020, Star Building Materials Calgary acquired wall paneling equipment that would not only help diversify the business unit’s offerings, but also lead to waste management, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness benefits as well.
Dec 21, 2021
Empire Drywall has been hard at work on many projects this year, including Block BG for EllisDon in the Edmonton Ice District, Auburn Bay Middle School for Delnor Construction in Calgary, and the Aster Community Trade Partnership with Qualico in Edmonton.
Dec 16, 2021
Star Building Materials Winnipeg recently launched a brand-new website with some exciting e- commerce capabilities that make ordering building materials even more convenient for customers.
Dec 10, 2021
Empire Drywall has added something new to its list of service offerings – residential attic insulation using blowing wool, otherwise known as loose-fill attic insulation.
Sep 30, 2021
Qualico Building Materials Supplies & Services Business Units Team Up to Assist with New Ronald McDonald House Project
Three Qualico business units are coming together to help support Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Manitoba’s initiative to build a new Ronald McDonald House in Winnipeg for sick/injured children and their families.
Aug 31, 2021
In the next few weeks, Star Ready to Move (RTM) Homes will begin constructing a new RTM building that Qualico is donating to Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC).
Jul 28, 2021
As demand for more eco-friendly, carbon-neutral building materials grows, Building Products and Concrete Supply (BP Concrete) is rising to meet the challenge with each project it takes on.
Jun 1, 2021
We sat down with GDI Vice-Presidents Greg Davenport and Paul Perron to learn about the history of drywall – with the added challenge that we get people interested and excited about their industry.
Jan 4, 2021
Edmonton, AB – In November, after much anticipation, Star Mechanical Edmonton proudly opened the doors to its brand new 20,663-sq. ft. building. Qualico Commercial developed the facility, providing a unique opportunity for the builder to collaborate and consult with the tenant during the design and construction of the facility.
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