accreditations, memberships & Certifications
North Island Insultech is committed to industry knowledge, green alternatives, and overall customer satisfaction. Through ownership, we are associated with the following organizations.
the vancouver island better business bureau
North Island Insultech is a BBB accredited business. BBB helps people find businesses and charities they can trust. For over 100 years, BBB has been working to create and maintain an ethical marketplace (across North America) where buyers and sellers can trust each other. BBB serving Vancouver Island has been in existence in Victoria B.C. since 1962.
The Canadian Urethane Foam Contractors Association (CUFCA)
North Island Insultech is licensed and registered through CUFCA. Our certified installers are extensively trained to install spray polyurethane foam in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions, the National standards and appropriate installation standards and specifications. CUFCA's extremely high level of quality assurance helps us to offer our client full assurance that they are getting the superior installed product they are paying for and that the product will perform as intended.
Urethane Foam Consultants
Urethane Foam Consultants (UFC) was established in 2012 to provide the spray foam insulation industry with the highest level of certification, inspection and quality assurance services. To accomplish this, UFC has developed and implemented a site quality assurance program (SQAP) that complies with current and emerging industry standards. Our programs have achieved ISO/IEC 17024 accreditation as a personnel certification body and ISO/IEC 17020 accreditation as an inspection body.
Vancouver Island Builders Association
The Canadian Home Builders' Association – New home builders, renovators, developers, trades, manufacturers, suppliers, lenders and other professionals committed to act with integrity and professionalism in all aspects of their company's operations. Through the Association, members have access to technical information as well as specialized education and training courses. CHBA also promotes a members' code of ethics that requires high standards in customer relations and business practices.
Built Green Canada is a national, industry-driven organization committed to working with builders interested in responsible sustainability practices in the residential building sector. The organization offers programs for single family, renovations, and high density projects, with a communities program under development. Built Green Canada offers its programs across the country; however, in Ontario, the programs are referred to as "Green Seal".
comox valley developers association
“The CVDCA provides a unified voice for the construction and development industries in Comox Valley to interact with various levels of government, to provide networking and education opportunities for members, and to provide a venue for the sharing of information."
An Energy Advisor does an energy model of your project and a blower door test to measure the air leakage, or energy wasted through the building envelope. Once completed the data is complied to generate a comparison of the proposed building to a reference building that is built to BC codes. The services of an Energy Advisor are used for:
- BC Step Code
- BC Energy Performance Code Compliance
- EnerGuide for New Houses label
- EnerGuide for Existing Houses label
- Third Party certification – Built Green Canada, LEED for Homes