Bowen Building Centre Ltd.
Everything you need!

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We offer contractor and retail sales of all common building supplies. We stock common dimension lumber (Fir 2&Btr, KD Spruce, Cedar S1S2E, Treated Hemlock), plywood, and O.S.B. From foundation to ridge top, we can supply you with everything you need to build or renovate your home including:

  • Insulation
  • Roofing (rolled, asphalt and cedar shingles)
  • Foundation supplies (sonotube,  rebar,  foundation ties and coating)
  • Septic tanks
  • Drywall
  • Doors
  • Moldings
  • And much more......


From nuts and bolts to power tools, we'll help you get the job done.
We also offer such  services as:

  • Exchange-A-Blade
  • Key cutting


If you are just changing a light bulb or rewiring your entire home,  our electrical department carries a full line of supplies. We offer a wide variety of items including:

  • Fans, Heaters,
  • Light Fixtures
  • Lighting Accessories
  • Telephone and Television Accessories
  • Extension Cords
  • Boxes and Enclosures
  • Fittings and Connectors
  • Conduit and Wiring


Our plumbing department can make the toughest job easy. We have closets, sinks, vanities, faucets, water heaters, ducting and all the parts and accessories. We carry a full range of

  • ABS, PVC sewer and galvanized fittings and pipe
  • Copper and brass fittings and pipe
  • Compression fittings and  pipe
  • Insert fittings,  poly pipe and clamps


Starting a paint project? You've come to the right place. We have interior and exterior paints and stains and all the accessories you  will need to get the job done right. CIL, Sikkens, Varathane, Thompson's, Recochem, Dap and LePages are just a few of the brand names we carry. We mix paint on the premises with a huge palette to choose from and we will always do our best to match any colour you bring in.


Nothing to do on a rainy day on Bowen? Come on in and browse through our housewares department! We have an incredible variety of products including:

  • Kitchenware and cookware
  • Cleaning products
  • Children's toys
  • Fire extinguishers and smoke alarms
  • Craft supplies
  • Camping and automotive supplies
  • Shelving
  • Woodstove accessories
  • The list goes on.....!
  • Oh, and we sell raingear and rubber boots for those rainy days too!


Our garden center offers a great selection of garden supplies:

  • Garden hoses and accessories
  • Pruners, clippers, and shears
  • Spreaders
  • Wheelbarrows
  • Shovels, hoes,  and rakes
  • Axes and mauls
  • Weedeater's and Weedeater line
  • Chainsaws
  • And more.....


There are a few products which we regularly bring in as special orders for customers, they include:

  • Flooring
  • Windows
  • Appliances and Woodstoves
  • Metal Roofing
  • Trusses


Our staff is willing and prepared to find any product you desire, we will try and find it and bring it in for you. It is rare for a customer to leave the store without being satisfied that we tried our best to get them what they wanted. This type of customer service is the backbone of our store.  We pride ourselves on teamwork, dedication to our customers and friendly atmosphere.