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Current Classifieds September 2018


LOOKING FOR SOMEONE TO RENAIL & PAINT my brown barn 40’ x 60’.  Also looking for a wonder weeder woman (flower & shrub beds) 250-716-0001.

ON ACERAGE IN S. WELLINGTON, old orchard apple & pear trees real heavy crop, would think great for cider.  Could help pick with tractor bucket NOT FOR SALE /Trade?  250-716-0001


HORSE BOARDING. Self boarding close to Cassidy, lush pastures, creek, shady trees, stables, barns, close to ride trails. Call Clause 250-245-5039.


2013 Polaris RZR. Side by side quad. 357 orig. miles. All new synthetic oil in running gear. Too many options to list. For appointment to view, call 250-924-4624. Leave a message.

SHOPRIDER SCOOTER MX-4 like new, included 2 batteries, lift seat, oxy tank holder. Asking $1200. Call for more information 250-722-3371.

2014 22.5 FT BULLET ULTRA LITE TRAVEL TRAILER, thermal pkg., slide with topper, roof solar panel, LED lights, electric illuminated awing, exterior kitchen, equalizer hitch. For appointments to view, call 250-924-4624. Pls leave a message.

TAKE 5 ads work! 250-245-7015


I CAN EDIT. Copy editing, proofreading, structural editing and more. Fiction or nonfiction, web content and eBook prep. For more information, email editican [at] gmail [dot] com.

PEARLS re-stringing. 19 years experience. Contact Mandy m [dot] michaud [at] shaw [dot] ca or call 250-739-2435.

CONCRETE RESULTS. Contracting, full-service forming and finishing, walls, walks, patios, drives. 35 years experience. Call Gord 250-753-4024.

BEADS BEADS BEADS, ETC.! 9752 Willow St., Chemainus. Best prices on the Island. Follow Facebook@etcinchemainus or call 250-324-2227.

EXPERIENCED HOUSESITTER booking for Spring 2019. Now offering Senior Companionship and concierge services also! Contact Kathleen kgrcoaching [at] gmail [dot] com or 250-619-0786.

ROMAX MASONRY. Chimney repairs and rebuilds. Stonework. Patios. Interlocking pavers. Fireplaces. Slate installs. Minor excavating., romax-bc [at] shaw [dot] ca or 250-516-7597.


MUSIC LESSONS. Experienced, qualified teacher of piano and theory. Two locations: Cedar and Nanaimo’s Old Quarter. Call Anne Dalton, ARCT RMT, 250-323-6695.

VIDEO PRODUCTION services, from script to screen, edited and ready to post on YouTube, Facebook or your website. Editor [at] take5 [dot] ca.

TAKE 5 classified ads work. Get them working for you. Call 250-245-7015 or submit online at Serving Nananaimo to Chemainus.


TAI CHI for mental & physical health. Beginner classes start Sept. & Jan., Mondays, at Cedar Heritage Centre. On-going class Wednesdays at North Oyster Community Centre. Both classes 10am–noon, $25/mo., Call Sara 250-245-1466.

VIDEO PRODUCTION services, from script to screen, edited and ready to post on YouTube, Facebook or your website. Editor [at] take5 [dot] ca.


QUALITY RENOVATIONS. Big or small. 25 yrs. exp/journeyman, affordable. For free estimate, call Lars 250-616-1800.

DARRELL ESSAR RENOVATIONS. Over 30 years’ experience, certified journeyman carpenter. No job is too small, from fences, decks, tile work, hardwood flooring, painting, drywall etc. For free estimate, call Darrell 250-714-3823.

ARE YOU BUYING OR SELLING A HOME? Curb appeal, re-design or new design, Call 250-802-0461.

ISLAND PRUNING. Professional tree care from large scale orchards to budding new trees. I can meet any pruning need. Shrubs, vines and ornamental. Large and small clean ups. Call Darcy Belcourt 250-323-1260.

KB HANDYMAN AND YARDWORKS SERVICES. Minor carpentry work, decks, fences, gutter cleaning, tree pruning, yard clean up, lawn fertilizing, mowing. Senior’s discount. Contact Karl kbhandymanandyardworks [at] gmail [dot] com or 250-714-2738.

GARDEN RENOVATION AND LANDSCAPING. Are you thinking of a garden renovation or landscaping project? Excellent quality and knowledge. We are happy to assist you with any landscaping or gardening work you need. Estimates are always free. Give Sandpiper a call! 250-246-2421.

SENIORS’ UPGRADES. Railings, grab bars, wheelchair ramps. Interior re/finishing, carpentry, painting, custom shelving/storage, raised garden beds, benches. Stay in the home you love longer. Namaste Home Improvements, 250-245-2751 (see display ad).

ALL ACRES TREE SERVICE providing all aspects of tree work. Pruning, falling, hedging, dangerous tree removal. Fully insured. Professional work at reasonable rates. Call 250-246-1265.

THE HAPPY GARDENER. Weeding, digging, raking, cutting back etc. I also do odd jobs. Cheerful and conscientious. Call David 250-618-9217.


PROFESSIONAL PET CARE SERVICE. Leash ’em & walk ’em with Marlena. Insured and bonded. Animal First Aid and CPR. Service for all pets including dog walking, home care visits, overnight with pet in my home and much more. As my love is yours! Call 250-246-3394.

TOO CRAZY BIRDY HOTEL. Now three locations: Victoria, Cedar and Comox Valley. Travel with peace of mind, parrot boarding in loving settings. Budgies to macaws. $7, $14, $18 for sml, md, lrg. Call Diana and Kip 250-722-2201.

PACK HIKES  for your best friend. On or off leash. Dogs return home tired & happy. Call or text Dee at

Little Town Dog Walking 250-246-0252 or littletownpetservice [at] gmail [dot] com

DOG WALKING/Hiking OFF LEASH!! 2-hour avg. walk, weekly walks year-round, pick up & drop off included, insured & licensed. Contact Paula Plecas for a complimentary meet & greet! See us Facebook and Instagram for fun in action! Tracks Outdoor Adventures INC at walken [at] shaw [dot] ca or 250-754-TREC(8732).


LYNN’S SENIORS CARE HOME. High quality personalized care. Warm caring environment. Great food and snacks. Family events. Couples and pets welcome. Ocean views, gardens. North of Ladysmith. Call 250-245-3391.

GRANNYS ON THE GO COMPANION SERVICES. Are you looking for someone that can help you with an active senior family member? Well look no further than Janet Bowman at janetmb [at] shaw [dot] ca or 250-924-1515.

LASTING LEGACY. Video production and book publishing services for your memoirs, famiy stories, cookbooks, personal and corporate histories. Friendly, affordable service. Call TAKE 5, Print and Digital Media,  250-245-7015. editor [at] take5 [dot] ca

Next deadline for classifieds is September 15.