Sentry

Our staff has a reputation for integrity and quality work built upon more than 20 years of experience. Our customer testimonials show you our depend-ability and reliability. For kitchen, bathroom and offi ce renovations, window and door replacements, additions or new construction, you can count on Sentry to do it right. Sentry Contracting Ltd is your complete one stop source for all residential and commercial construction needs. You can rely on us to handle everything from starting concept...

Fall Favourite

Pan-seared wild salmon with fennel-leek ragout and gribiche sauce Ingredients (serves 4) 4 filets wild salmon, skin on, pin bones removed Ragout 2 large leeks, finely chopped 2 large fennel bulbs, finely chopped 2 cloves garlic 4 strips bacon, sliced into small pieces 1 cup diced tomatoes 1 2 cup chicken stock 2 tbsp heavy cream salt and pepper olive oil 1 tsp butter Gribiche sauce 1 2 cup prepared mayonnaise 1 tbsp Dijon mustard 1 tbsp capers, finely chopped 1 tbsp fiatleaf parsley, finely...

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Design your own material to match any fabric, pattern or colour in your home. KarmaKraft has developed a website that will allow you to upload personal designs and have them printed onto several types of material (including cotton, linen and silk) for innovative clothing, wall art, handbags, bedding, table linens and even surfboards. You don't have to have any knowledge of Photoshop KarmaKraft has professionals that can take an image that you upload and produce the material you like. They will...

Makeover Money

Wise to get renovations done before taxes, incentives change The HST ond fewer government grants will moke updating your home more costly Frank O'Brien, managing editor. Home Makeover Homeowners considering home renovations, especially large projects, have one good reason to book the contractors and start the work this winter extra cash. By next summer, British Columbia will have the harmonized sales tax (HST) in place and, judging from recent cost-cutting at both the provincial and federal...

A really big show

The renovation stars come out at the Vancouver Home and Interior Design Show The Vancouver Home and Interior Design Show will have a number of big names and special features, including the launch of Home Makeover's new annual re-style magazine, Known as the big home show, the Vancouver Home and Interior Design Show is held October 15 to October 18 at B.C. Place Stadium in downtown Vancouver and is expected to draw tens of thousands of visitors and more than 325 booths. Among the show's...

Quiet on the home front

Many home-security products and services on the market One of the best ways to protect your family is to install a security system in your home. There are many companies in British Columbia that install security systems, provide security-related services of some kind or sell alarms, sensors and cameras you can install yourself. Before embarking on a home-security project, it's a good idea to do some research first. One place to begin is the Canadian Security Association. CANASA has a branch in...