Labourers assembly a wall panel at Star Building Materials Calgary.
Building Materials and Services Calgary
Dec 22, 2020

Star Building Materials Calgary Expands Services in 2020

Calgary, AB - Over the last 60 years, Star Building Materials Calgary has been a major supplier of building materials to both small independent contractors and large construction corporations. Throughout 2020, the supplier has made some exciting changes to its service offerings, resulting in significant growth despite the unpredictability of the COVID-19 pandemic.
An exterior Rendering of a Star Ready to Move home model.
Building Materials and Services Winnipeg
Dec 10, 2020

Star Ready to Move Homes Winnipeg Experiences a Record in Fall Sales

Winnipeg, MB - Star Ready to Move Homes Winnipeg (Star RTM) has been building custom ready-to-move homes for the last 30 years, and with government restrictions and travel bans in place, the homebuilder has seen a strong trend towards the purchase of family cottages.
Exterior image of Star Building Winnipeg's new retail store.
Building Materials and Services Winnipeg
Nov 30, 2020

Star Building Materials Winnipeg opens new spacious retail store

Winnipeg, MB - For the last 60 years, Star Building Materials Winnipeg has primarily served commercial contractors, offering a huge selection of lumber, building materials, finishing products, hardware, paint, tools, plumbing and electrical materials. On September 30, 2020, the team officially opened its brand new retail store, expanding its footprint and product assortment, offering more of a selection for anyone who wants to ‘buy where the builders buy.’
Cyclists participating in the Ride Through the Rockies 2020
Building Materials and Services Calgary
Oct 9, 2020

Ride Through the Rockies in Support of Habitat for Humanity smashes Its Fundraising Goal Despite COVID-19 Restrictions

Calgary, AB - Since 2014, Star Building Materials Calgary has coordinated and sponsored Ride Through the Rockies, an impressive fundraising cycling event in support of Habitat for Humanity Southern Alberta. To date, the event has raised over $700,000, and with a collective attitude of “the show must go on,” the 2020 event was successful as a virtual ride, amidst COVID-19 restrictions.
designQ Edmonton home page
Building Materials and Services Edmonton
Sep 2, 2020

DesignQ Edmonton Launches New Online Retail Shop

Edmonton, AB – Buying a new home is an exciting endeavour and it is now easier than ever for Edmonton homebuyers to incorporate a designer’s touchinto their new home. designQ Edmonton has launched a new and innovative e-commerce site for homebuyers, allowing them to shop for the furniture and décor they’ve seen displayed in showhomes of Qualico’s homebuilders.
street view of the Grande Prairie Regional Hospital
Building Materials and Services Calgary Edmonton Partner Company
Aug 19, 2020

Empire Drywall Sees Continued Growth in 2020 Despite Pandemic Challenges

Edmonton & Calgary, AB – Empire Drywall is experiencing a significant year of growth in 2020, despite the challenges the industry has been facing in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Company-wide sales since the end of June are up 10 per cent compared to the same period in 2019, and residential job starts in Edmonton are up about 35 per cent to date (from 390 to 535 compared to the same period, January - June, 2019). In addition, the company has hired for various new positions and has completed two of its largest projects to date.
Truck Loading up on concrete with the RMX 200, Reliable Mix by Axiom Portable Plant
Building Materials and Services Partner Company Winnipeg
Aug 13, 2020

Building Products & Concrete Supply Leverages Large Projects, New Equipment to Continue its Success During the Pandemic

Winnipeg, MB – In a year that has so far presented some unique challenges for the building construction industry, Building Products & Concrete Supply (BP Concrete) has been working hard to ensure it sees continued business growth, while also celebrating its 100th anniversary.
Exterior Renderings Bruce Oake Recovery Centre
Building Materials and Services Winnipeg
Jun 8, 2020

Qualico's 2019 Gift-in-Kind Donation Helps Addiction Recovery Centre Construction Get Underway

Winnipeg, MB – When someone is struggling with the challenges of addiction, having someone there to guide them down the long road of recovery can make all the difference in the world. Canadian sportscaster Scott Oake, CBC Sports and Sportsnet’s Hockey Night in Canada, wanted to contribute to addiction recovery in Manitoba after losing his own son, Bruce Oake, to addiction in 2011. Since then, Scott, his wife and Bruce’s mother Anne, and Bruce’s brother Darcy have been working tirelessly to make the Bruce Oake Recovery Centre, a long-term treatment facility located in Winnipeg, a reality.
Aerial View Qualico Supplier Warehouse
Building Materials and Services Winnipeg
Sep 30, 2019

GDI Announces New Vice-Presidents and Opening of New Location

Winnipeg, MB – Gypsum Drywall Interiors Ltd. (GDI) is pleased to announce two new vice-presidents, two new leaders, a new location for its Winnipeg operations and acquisition of a majority interest by Qualico in the company.
Star Building Materials Entry Sign - Rocky View County
Building Materials and Services Calgary
Jun 11, 2019

Star Building Materials Calgary Welcomes New Distribution Yard Opening

Calgary, AB – Star Building Materials Calgary is proud to announce that the new distribution yard is open and staff have relocated to a more than 12-acre property near Calgary's Stoney Trail.
STAR  Building Components Sign
Building Materials and Services Edmonton
Jun 6, 2019

Leduc Truss Has Rebranded To Star Building Components

Leduc, AB – On June 1, after 13 years of operating as a part of Qualico, Leduc Truss has rebranded its name to Star Building Components, a Qualico Company.
Qualico staff participate in Ride Through the Rockies to raise money for Habitat for Humanity.
Building Materials and Services Calgary
Oct 11, 2018

Ride Through The Rockies Raises Nearly $160,000 For Habitat

Calgary, AB – Ride Through The Rockies 5th tour for Habitat for Humanity was sponsored by Star Building Materials Calgary and RBC. The three day trek included 26 riders, 345 km and has raised nearly $160,000 dollars. The funds raised by the cyclists will go directly toward Habitat’s development of 10 affordable homes in the Calgary community of Bowness.

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