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New Area Businesses

The purpose of this page is to provide a means of free advertiConsusing for new business people. Getting a business off the ground is hard enough and it is hoped this form of cost free exposure will help new businesses get established and prosper.

If your business is less than one year old, use  the 'contact us' form to send along information about your new business. I will provide you with a free advertisement here which I hope will help you grow your business.

Support These News Businesses 

New business people will usually 'bend over backwards' trying to please you with their product or service. You are encouraged to support the most recent additions to the Nanaimo Business Community.

B.C. Pets Rock Pet Care

Pet sitting for all domestics including Exotics, birds, fish and reptiles


Salamander Pressure Washing

Professional and economical service

No job too small - commercial and residential properties

For a free quote call 250-739-1999 or 250-739-0690

Almost Famous Laser Corp

Laser Hair Removal -- Skin Rejuvenation -- Laser Spider Vein Removal

Skin Tightening -- Skin Resurfacing Treatment -- Acne Treatments

Ph. 250-797-6087 email to almostfamouslasercorp@gmail.com #1 - 2145 Bowen Road

Visit our website at www.almostfamouslaser.com

Birth to Blossom Bodywork

Massage therapist specializing in pre-natal, post-natal massage.

I am a doula and teach infant massage classes.

Also specialize in Fascia Release effectively treating acute and chronic injuries.

Phone 250-616-0487 email to info@birthtoblossom.com 203-321 Wallace St. Nanaimo BC

Word Up Computer Services

Computer Training & Troubleshooting

One-on-one software tutoring ---- Computer Need a 'Tune-up' --- No problem!

Phone 250-751-8816 or visit my website at www.wordupcomputers.com


Providing Audio/Visual Equipment (projectors, screens etc.)

And Professional Technicians For All Event Types

Whether It Is For A Small Personal Event or Major Corporate Event Call Us First

Phone 250-713-2900 or visit our website www.voshvideovision.com


100% Electric Scooters Sales & Repairs

143 Prideaux St. Nanaimo (corner of Campbell and Prideaux)


IOTECH Computer Solutions

Computer Consulting & Repair Company

Providing onsite and remote services

Phone 250-933-4357 or www.iotechsolutions.ca

LilyBelle Locks

Selling hair extensions, accessories, feather extensions, clip-in highlights etc.

Offering home delivery in the Nanaimo area.

Phone 250-585-5278 or www.lilybellelocks.com


A full service salon offering hair, nails, esthetics, spa, permanent make-up and more

Located at #1 - 508 8th Street at the corner of Bruce Ave.

Phone 250-591-2636

Sam's Optical

Sam's Optical is a state of the art Eyewear centre that caters to all your optical needs.

Prescription Glasses, Sun-glasses and Contact Lenses

Located behind Costco at #106 - 6596 Applecross Rd.

Phone 250-933-0035 Email: samsoptical@shaw.ca


Featuring Eco friendly convertible dresses that fit all shapes and sizes

Eco Chic Fashions and Wearable Art

Unit B 427 Fitzwilliam Street, Nanaimo Ph. 250-591-7767

Website: www.sassystylesinc.com Email: sassystylesinc@gmail.com


Providing cloud-based computing solutions for your business! An alternative to costly IT support and maintenance

Delivering Cloud Computing Integration, Proactive IT management, Consulting and Training

2229A McCullough Road, Nanaimo BC 250-585-2233

Email: info@charvar.com Visit our website www.charvar.com


Repair all makes and models of inflatables Working for Zodiac, Bombard and Avon dealers

We do Warranty Repairs as well as Insurance Claims

Call Richard Corona in Nanaimo BC at 250-802-5992

email: service@aceinflatablerepairs.ca Visit our website www.aceinflatablerepairs.ca

Buddies Natural Pet Food

Largest selection of RAW dog and cat food, all made with Human Grade meat and veggies

1429 - 0 Wingrove Street, Nanaimo 250-585-2411

email: buddiesNanaimo@shaw.ca    Visit our website www.buddiesnaturalpetfood.ca

Laser Light&Sound Aesthetic Contouring

Euroscape Spa dedicated to bodysculpting and aesthetic contouring.

"Creative Curves" is our work.

Visit our website at www.laserlightandsound.com

Musical Memories DJ Services Nanaimo

Full service DJ entertainment for weddings, parties in the mid island and Nanaimo areas.

Visit our website at www.nanaimodj.com


We provide support services so you have time to build your business

Visit our website www.youniqueva.ca or email youniqueva@gmail.com

Kimberly Irene Photography

Visit our website www.kimberlyirene.com

Transformations Learning Centre

Offering an Alternative For Children With Special Needs From Regular Schooling

Visit our website www.transformationslearning.org or call Shawna at 250-751-1661

Island Slope Enhancement

A Full Service Excavating and Trucking Company

Foundation Prep, Lot Leveling, Land Clearing, Snow Removal, Rock Walls, Landscaping Etc.

Visit our website www.islandslope.com or call 250-797-2428

Cienna Edge Web Design Studio

Providing website design, development, maintenance and SEO at reasonable rates

Visit Our website www.ciennaedge.com

Call Ravenna 250-713-7009 or Cindy 250-668-4498

ELE's ESCAPE Bed & Breakfast

Find Yourself -  on Vancouver Island

Join us Mid-Island - Lantzville BC - Vancouver Island's best kept secret

Visit our website www.Elesescape.com Phone 250-933-4837 or 780-990-4837


At Nanaimo Fairy Cakes we design and make your cake specifically for you and your event. We provide a bespoke service to create cakes uniquely designed to suit your style, where everything is handmade to compliment your theme or colour palette.

Visit our website www.NanaimoFairyCakes.com


We Clean Horse Paddocks, Barns, Arenas, Lawn & Garden Clearing, Snow Removal

Economical Winter & Spring Clean up Services

Phone 250-616-5885 or visit our website.

Mr Sandless

 Quick No Sanding Solution To Beautiful Wood Floors

We refinish wood floors in one day without sanding

Phone 250-734-3773 or visit our website.

Transitions Counselling & Psychotherapy

Evidence based counselling services. Offering therapy for youth, adults, couples and families

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy, Somatic

Ph. 250-591-0551 visit our website

De.Signs Nanaimo

For all aspects of sign making, large format signage, vehicle wraps, carved cedar signs.

Way finding, trade show materials, indoor and outdoor signs.

Graphic design services, logo design, printing, branding and more.

Ph. 250-619-8518 visit our website or email: andy@designsnanaimo.ca

Nanaimo Mobile Massage

Mobile massages, waxing, pedicure & manicure services

In Home Studio or at your location

Email to: nanaimomobilemassage@gmail.com


Arrowsmith Project Management Limited

Experienced in the design and project management of industrial buildings, manufacturing facilities, institutions and pre-casting industry, Arrowsmith focuses on providing project management services for industrial, heritage and multi-family developments.

Phone 250-802-1442 email to: devon.wyatt@arrowsmithpm.com or visit website here.

V.I. Maintenance & Handyman Services

Although we specialize in "To Do Lists"  we are ready to tackle all the other small jobs

 that almost none of the other contractors seem to be willing to do.

Phone 250-816-2424 or visit website here  or email to: vim250@hotmail.com

Operate a Mini-Office Outlet

Working from your home computer

For More Information visit website  or call Rene Qualizza 250-924-7000

U Weightloss Clinic

1-A 5117 Turner Road Nanaimo V9T 6L8

Phone 250-756-0111 or fax 250-756-0112

Jeremy Ross Renovations

Experienced in ALL types of Home Improvement Renovations

Windows - Doors - Siding - Floors - Bathrooms - Kitchens - Additions - "You Name It"

Call Jeremy 250-618-6973 or email to jer-ross@hotmail.com

Island Eco-Scapes

Enviornmentally friendly Landscaping Services

Affordable prices using sustainable, sensible products and methods

Call Eugene 250-668-3655 or visit website at www.islandecoscapes.com

Baby's 1st Images 3D/4D Ultrasound

Central Vancouver Island 3D/4D Ultrasound, and gender assessment clinic

Located behind Costco at #102-6588 Applecross Rd.

Phone 250-390-2223 or visit website at www.babys1stimages.ca

Island Institute Of Training & Resources

Prepare For A Career As A Community Support Worker

This Intense Course Takes One Week and Will Make You 'Job Ready' In this Growing and Rewarding Field

For more information and a copy of our brochure contact 250-594-6243

or email IITR@SHAW.CA

Pure Chiropractic

#1-5144 Metral Dr. Nanaimo

Please call 250-585-8866 or visit our website 


Bookkeeping - Business Solutions - Tax Planning

Getting started with us is absolutley free - no obligation

Please call 250-797-9707 or email alphaledger@shaw.ca


Providing high-quality service & customer satisfaction

"Doing everything to meet your expectations"

2213 Northfield Road Nanaimo or visit our website using this LINK .


dog walking service

All breeds & most temperments - S. Nanaimo - Nanoose

Special rates when 5 or more walks booked in advance

Phone 250-734-2034 Mon. - Fri. 8:00 am - 6:00 pm


Residential Construction Specialists Since 1997

New Custom Homes, Renovations, Additions Etc. Qualified ticketed tradesmen

Free Estimate & Consultation Ph. 250-616-4347 or visit www.bellbuilthomes.vpweb.ca


Interior Finishing & Renovations

Licensed & Insured Free Estimates - 10% Senior's Discount

Phone 250-756-4914 or visit www.bertbalescarpentry.com  "A Contractor You Can Trust"

KVC Marketing

Creating customized marketing, promotional and event solutions

tailored to your unique needs and budget.

For information email kelly@kvcmarketing.com or visit www.kvcmarketing.com

Harbour Electrical Services Ltd.

25 Years Experience At Your Service Licensed, Bonded and Insured

Commercial, Residential, Renovations, New Construction

Phone 250-327-2223 or visit our website at www.HarbourElectrical.ca

Bitrate Computer Services

A+ Certified Technician Without the Big Store Price

$60 or Less Fixes Most Software Issues Hardware Repaired As Well

Phone 250-619-1275 or visit our website at www.members.shaw.ca/bitrate



Nanaimo photographer offering family, maternity and newborn portraits

as well as weddings, special events etc. all at very reasonable prices.

For information visit their website at www.islandviewphotography.com


Electrical wiring, lighting, security solutions

Upfront pricing, you will know the total before we start.

Phone 250-741-0618 or visit www.nanaimoelectrician.com

Ernest and Lee Gifts
Shop from Home saving Time and Money
Your one stop for quality, unique and memorable gifts.
Visit our website www.ernestandleegifts.com

Unique mobile detailing service providing onsite auto, RV, boat and Big Rig Detailing services.
We also offer a wide range of janitorial and maid services for home and office.
Visit our website at www.ajsmobilebc.com

Call the Island's most reliable, reasonable and efficient hauling team.
Erik Campbell 250-741-1424 or 250-619-9180
We will haul away just about anything:
Garbage/yard waste removal, deliveries, old cars, oil tanks etc. etc.
If you can name it we can probably haul it.
Call today!

We provide free removal of your unwanted car
For more information visit

Holiday Child Baby Equipment Rental
Providing safe, sanitized, high quality baby rental equipment.
We carry items such as cribs, strollers, car seats, highchairs, toys and more for toddlers and babies!
All our equipment is new and meets Health Canada regulations.
Visit our website www.holidaychild.comor call 250-716-6372

Valeo Pharmacy

 Your Medicine Centre

Nanaimo's newest neighborhood pharmacy, located in the upper level of Longwood Station,1-5771 Turner Road, Nanaimo, B.C. V9T-6L8. We are positioning ourselves as a centre for health improvement.

We sell homeopathic, herbal and nutritional products from a wide variety of suppliers. We do not sell cigarettes, candy, pop or other health stressors.

One of the features that make us different is our Medication Therapy Management Service. This service evaluates all aspects of our clientsâ wellness requirements. We anticipate that our community service goals will emulated by future independent pharmacies in Canada.
We opened for business 01/03/06

Kevin Baildham and Carmen Troje B.Sc.(Pharm),M.A.,

Fitness Edge Health Club

Fitness Edge Health Club at 111 Nicol Street is a full service facility in Nanaimo offering personal training, cardio machines, weightlifting equipment, daycare, tanning, massage, and classes in boxing, spinning, yoga, abs, pilates, bodybar, and bodyball.Phone 714-0101 or visit our website at http://www.fitnessedgehealth.ca

 Goldstar Mobile Home Cleaning... Owner Operated

New homes, Old Homes, Offices and reasonable rates.

Call: 250-668-4348
Ask for Heather

Sink or Swim Scuba

We are Nanaimo's one stop dive shop!  Always wanted to learn how to dive?  We offer open water certification courses every month, and after you've taken your open water course, we offer advanced training.  We are a fully stocked retail shop and we offer equipment rentals and servicing.  We have Nanaimo's only indoor rinse station and it's open to the public; stay dry and warm while rinsing off your gear.  We also have Nanaimo's largest active recreational dive buddy list, after you're certified we make sure you get out and get wet as often as you'd like.  Not sure if you'd like scuba?  We'll take you to the pool with all the gear for a introductory one hour session.  Visit our website at www.sosscuba.ca or come on in and see our store, let us introduce you to the amazing world of scuba diving. 

 We're here 6 days a week Mon - Fri 10-6 Sat 9-5.  250-758-7946   



We sell fresh and live shellfish including  oysters, clams and crabs.

We are located at 1360 Stewart Ave. Nanaimo BC