This residence has been completely renovated from its original 1970's state to a beautiful modern mountain home. Previously a dingy empty basement with not much atmosphere or use we worked with a designer and pulled this beautiful end result together in a couple of weeks, turning it into a very comfy, elegant family room.
Banff Residence - Major Renovation
Another great shot of the living room from the 1970's home complete renovation. Here we completely rebuild the fireplace to make it more modern and restore some charm to the space. All the walls and ceilings received new lighting and a fresh coat of paint. The floor was also replaced throughout. Put all together it makes for a very beautiful space.
Brewster Gondola Interactives - Summer 2016
Over the summer of 2016 Leader Service and Renovations Ltd. was busy at work constructing all of the interactive displays for the newly renovated Brewster Upper Gondola Building. This proved to be a unique challenge, with lots of one off, custom fabrication & builds.
Banff Trail Riders - November 2016
Over 5 weeks we completed a total overhaul and interior reconstruction of The Banff Trailer Riders retail outlet & upstairs offices on Banff Ave. The finished product was a feast of high-quality timber craftsmanship.
BPL Pool Renovation
The Banff Park Lodge (BPL) pool area after a major renovation completed by the Leader team.
Banff Gondola - Upper Terminal Entrance
A stunning building requires a stunning entrance. This was not an easy project a curved beam, retro-fitting to an existing wall and structure, stonework and metalwork, it had it all. End result speaks for itself.
Brewster Gondola Terminal Upgrades - July 2017
Over the month of July 2017, the Leader team worked tirelessly on overnight shifts to give the Brewster Gondola Upper and Lower Terminals a much-needed facelift. This included new wainscotting, new rubber flooring, new roofing, new fences and a new lower terminal exit (pictured).
Mt Royal Hotel - Cows
June 2017 we were busy at work building the new Cows Ice Cream store in the Mt Royal.
Cows - June 2017
It's not every day you build a curved AND sloped bulkhead. Once the shell of Cows was constructed, mechanical had been roughed in and the structure fire rated, there was a lot of bulkheads to be built. This section takes the cake for being the most challenging & satisfying to build.
Cows - June 2017
Cows Ice Cream was rebuilt after the Mt Royal Fire in December 2016. The Mt Royal underwent major structural upgrades and changes, meaning when we started the rebuild for Cows June 1st, 2017 we started with a completely empty shell. Over the course of 4 weeks, with the hard work of our team the best contractors in the Bow Valley we were able to complete the impossible and have this store open in record time, just in time for the busy summer holidays.
Banff Waste Water Treatment Plant
2014 - The Leader team was tasked with undertaking some major concrete work deep in the Banff wastewater treatment plant. It was stinky work but the team got it done!
Starbucks Banff - February 2017
Starbucks Banff moved to a new location over the 16/17 winter. We helped out completing the exterior repairs to the stucco. In the depths of a cold winter, this required a temporary insulated & heated hoarding to be constructed for the work to be carried out.
Rocky Mountain Soap Banff - March 2017
Rocky Mountain Soap Co. (RMSC) approached us in Banff looking for a way to spruce up the front of their store on a budget. After some consultation with RMSC we quickly designed and built this cedar TnG bunk. While simple, it made a dramatic change to the look and feel of the front of the store.
Parks Canada Lake Louise Campground - March 2017
Over the 16/17 winter, Parks Canada upgraded the Lake Louise Campground Bathrooms. We were approached to construct and install the vanity units. Pictured here is the solid vanity and shelf, which were later wrapped in Corian & had the sinks & faucets installed.
Timber Wolf Lounge, Lake Louise Inn - April 2017
The Lake Louise Inn Lobby underwent major renovations in April/May of 2017. We were approached to design, build and install some modifications and additions to their Timber Wold Lounge. We demolished a wall & old cabinets, designed and built some large commercial grade cabinets (pictured), as well as make some modifications to the bar layout.
Discover Banff Tours - Retail Store April 2017
Discover Banff Tours was ready to expand their retail space. This stunning design was pulled together by the Leader Team within 3 weeks, involving the complete demolition and rebuild of two existing retail spaces & combining them to one beautiful space.
Discover Banff Tours Displays - May 2017
As well as completing the new Discover Banff Tours (DBT) retail store in 3 weeks, we were able to complete 3 different displays for 3 different clients. Mt. Norquay, Banff Trail Riders & The Banff Centre all have their own displays in the store, all built by Leader.
Banff Centre DBT Store Display - May 2017
Josh, one of our most experienced and skilled Project Manager & Carpenter, proudly standing next to the Banff Centre display (which he built from start to finish) in the new Discover Banff Tours retail space in Sundance Mall, Banff.
Block - January 2017
We are regularly making subtle additions to the Block restaurant and bar here in Banff. In January 2017 we came up with a design after the request to build a groovy changeable cocktail/specials menu. This was the end result.
Mt Royal Hotel Lobby
Christmas 2015 the Leader team completed a cosmettic refresh of the Mt Royal Hotel main floor Lobby & Reception area.
Early 2016 we completed a full basement renovation for a local Banff Residence, major structual work was completed before moving onto to finishing this fire place along with a full bathroom (with sauna!), custom laundry, custom under-stair built-in cabinets, new egress windows & a granny suite.
We weren't kidding, here's the bathroom complete with sauna from our full basement renovation in early 2016.
Built In Custom Shoe Rack - November 2016
This custom shoe rack formed one small part of a master bedroom & walk in robe renovation we completed in November 2016. Over 2 weeks we converted a large open basement room into a new master bedroom and walk in robe. As well as this show rack we, built custom wardrobe, barn door and shelving.
Banff Adventure Hub - Custom Kiosks
December 2017 we were approached by the Banff Adventure Hub to build several unique custom pieces. Here are two (of three) freshly finished check-in kiosks awaiting there computers.
Banff Airporter Sprinter Custom Bin Cabinets
December 2017 - Banff Airporter came to us needing a compact bin solution for there new Sprinter Bus'. We designed and built these little units and our client was very pleased..... "The cabinets look great. I'm impressed with them and it's easy to see the build quality. We've installed the first until and it looks great. It's exactly how I envisioned it." - Banff Airporter