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Quality of Service Important at Gillis Home Building Centre

The Management and Staff at Gillis Home Building Centre Believe In Keeping Their Customers Coming Back Year After Year. Quality of Service is of Upmost Importance at Gillis and it Shows in our Website, our Facebook Page, and Overall Improved Sales.

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Gillis Home Building Centre is Your First Choice When it Comes to Home Renovation Projects and Building Supply Materials Anywhere in the CBRM! From Bathroom and Kitchen Design to Garage Packages and Home Installs, We Do It All !!

Check Out Our Main Store (1076 Kings Road) or our Design Centre (1100 Kings Road) in Sydney River and Let Us Know How We Are Doing – (902) 539 – 0738

Bathroom Renovations

When homeowners in Sydney, New Waterford or Glace Bay are looking for bathroom renovations, the first call they make is Gillis Home Building Centre.

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Do you need a new vanity, shower, countertop, shower or shower fixtures, walk in tub, or brand new bathroom designed and built from scratch, the Bathroom Design Team at Gillis Home and Bathroom Renovations have your back!

The bathroom design team at Gillis Home Renovations invite you to come in to their kitchen design showroom at 1100 Kings Road in Sydney River to choose from a variety of kitchen designs that leave you excited and wanting to get started right away!

Bathroom Renovation Services

  • Bath Remodeling
  • Shower Remodeling
  • Tub To Shower Conversions
  • Tub to New Tub Conversions
  • Walk In Tubs
  • Eco-Friendly Toilet Conversion
  • Sink Conversion
  • Bathroom Floor Upgrade
  • Bathroom Windows Changed
  • Replace Caulk and Grout
  • Creative Lighting
  • Bathroom Accessories and Fixtures

Kitchen Renovations

Kitchens renovations are now one of the most busiest departments at Gillis Home Building Centre! Home kitchen renos seem to be one of the most popular home renovation projects anywhere in Cape Breton.

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It is good knowing you will be dealing with one of the most experienced home renovation companies on the Island – Gillis Home Renovation Experts!

Their quality service and superior product lines will have you quickly wanting to get started with your next kitchen renovation project.

Whether you need kitchen design and built from scratch, a bathroom renovation or your dream home design and built, the home and design experts at Gillis Home Building Centre are ready and willing to sit down with you and put your plan into action!

Quality Of Service

The staff at Gillis Home Building Centre believe that what keeps customers coming back year after year is the quality of service that is provided and the high level of customer satisfaction that is enjoyed by the company.  Satisfaction is guaranteed. If their customers aren’t happy, the staff isn’t happy.

Timmons said employees put a great deal of emphasis on catering to the customer, they believe that the customer is always right and it is their job to make certain that when they leave the store they do so having had a positive experience.

We believe that it is our responsibility to show our customers how much we value their business. To do that we must offer them a shopping experience that is positive, informative and efficient.


Gillis Home Building Centre (Office / Store) 1076 Kings Rd, Sydney NS
Gillis Home Design Centre (Kitchens / Bathrooms) 1100 Kings Rd, Sydney River NS
Phone – (902) 539 – 0738

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Christmas Ornaments Trees Lights Wreaths Decorations

Looking for Christmas Ornaments, Trees, Lights, Wreaths or Decorations for your tree or home in Cape Breton? Gillis Home Building Centre in Cape Breton has what you need to get the Holiday Season under way – (902) 539-0738

Gillis has everything from tree skirts to LED lights to outdoor Christmas decorations so come in to Gillis at 1076 Kings Road in Sydney River, Cape Breton to take advantage of all the current Christmas items now in stock.

Christmas Tree Decorations

Have a hockey player in your life? Maybe a camper or a Pet lover?

There are lots of new tree ornaments in stock at Gillis Home Building Centre in Cape Breton. Come in to purchase today because these aren’t going to last long!

Decorative Snowmen, Candles, Pictures

Time to start getting ready for Christmas in Cape Breton! Stop in to Gillis Home Building Centre at 1076 Kings Road in Sydney River to check out what we have in stock.

Christmas LED Lights

Looking for LED Christmas Lights for either indoors or outdoors?

There is a good assortment of LED light sets now on sale now at Gillis while supplies last!

Christmas Lights


Winter Shovels, Ice Scrapers and Brushes

Now in Stock – winter shovels (metal and plastic), ice scrapers and brushes in stock at Gillis Home Building Centre in Sydney NS!

Plastic Shovels


Winter Ice Melter, Salt, & Sand

There is a good variety of sand, salt, and ice melter in stock this Holiday Season at Gillis Home Building Centre to take care of winter in Cape Breton!

Ice Melter, sand, salt

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Peter Kohler Window Event at Gillis Home Building Centre

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Order “Peter Kohler Windows” Today and

Arrange Delivery Anytime Before Spring 2018!


Peter Kohler WindowsIt’s that time again and if you have been waiting to buy windows for your new home, Peter Kohler Windows should be your first choice, available now from Gills Home Building Centre in Sydney River!

Peter Kohler Windows are custom crafted to meet your specific home renovation or home building needs that add beauty, comfort and security to your home.

The home renovation experts at Gillis Building Supplies are excited to announce that you can pre-book your Peter Kohler windows early for Jan 2018 and get HUGE savings on this winter window sale event.

Peter Kohler windows are energy efficient and cost effective! You can order them for your living room, bedrooms, entrance systems and patio doors.

So if you order Peter Kohler windows today, Gillis Home Building Centre will deliver them anytime up until Spring of 2018.

A Home Gift Card Makes A Great Stocking Stuffer!

The Home Hardware Gift Card can be purchased online or in store at Gillis Home Build Center in Sydney NS!

Home Hardware gift card

Use your gift card to purchase Shovels, Snow Blowers, Wood Pellets & More!

Yes, it is that time of year when everyone needs to stay warm and keep that know away from your back door and driveway.

So that is why Gillis Home Building Centre stocks all types of shovels, scoops, ice scrappers, ice, salt, traction sand, snow blowers, and wood pellets to help keep the winter blues away.



Snow Blowers

208cc 24″ Snow Thrower (snow blower)

208cc PowerMore OHV winterized engine

  • 2 stage

  • 24″ clearing width and 21″ intake height

  • Electric and manual start

  • 6 forward, 2 reverse speeds: operate the snow blower to match the conditions

  • Single hand controls: leave one hand free to operate chute direction

  • Manual chute and crank: aim snow in desired direction

SKU: #5554-766 – 24”

Price: $999.00



Sifto 10kg Ice Salt for Driveway / Walkway

  • Sifto Ice Salt (Available in DC 1+4 Only)

  • Dry salt for easy spreading

  • Screened to provide optimal coverage

  • 10 kg

  • Windsor Safe-T-Salt (Available in DC 2 Only)

  • 10 kg

SKU:  #5548-071

Price: $4.19


Traction Sand

20 LB Bags

SKU: #Ts20

Price: $3.49



SKU: #5550-539

Price: $20.99

The Home Installation Experts at Gillis Home Building Centre in Sydney River, NS, are only a phone call away – (902) 539 – 0738! Located at 1076 Kings Road in Sydney River NS, Gillis Home Building Supplies can help you build your next garage, baby barn, or dream home package!

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