ABOUT ARG CONTRACTING

ARG Contracting is an experienced builder and renovation company, a locally owned and operated construction company providing General  Contracting and Construction Management services. Working shoulder to shoulder with our clients and their design teams, we turn residential and commercial construction visions into reality.

MISSION

Constructing beautiful homes and businesses in the Okanagan.

VISION

Aspiring to be the Okanagan’s most respected renovator and custom home builder, recognized for quality, transparency, and incomparable value.

VALUES

Aspiring to be the Okanagan’s most respected renovator and custom home builder, recognized for quality, transparency, and incomparable value.

" Building on trust and transparency "

ARG CONTRACTING

ARG Contracting is a full-service, locally owned and  operated construction company providing General  Contracting and Construction Management services. Working shoulder to shoulder with our clients and their design teams, we turn residential and commercial construction visions into reality.

Since incorporation, ARG Contracting has completed millions of dollars of construction projects in the Okanagan. ARG works closely with clients to create their dream home or business space – whether that be through a kitchen renovation, home addition, full home renovation, or a new construction.

With over 30 years of combined experience – paired with passion and a commitment to high quality – ARG Contracting specializes in residential and commercial renovations. From small renovations, to commercial projects and custom home builds, we mobilize the right team and resources to deliver quality and excellence, and exceed your expectations.

ARG’s experience includes home additions, leasehold improvements, retail, asbestos remediation, emergency repairs, and all in between. From project planning to kick-off, working with Interior Designers, site supervision and project management, ARG is your trusted renovation partner.

Our goal is to help you realize yours when it comes to your renovation or construction project. Our team will oversee all aspects of your renovation including:

ARG Contracting is a proud member of the Canadian Home Builder’s Association of the Central Okanagan. 

ARG Contracting
Excellent
5.0
Based on 27 reviews
Adam is great to work with. He is friendly and professional and we look forward to working with him again.
Response from the owner: Pleasure working with you, Rich!
Adam and the team at ARG built me a beautiful backyard patio structure. The quality is second to none and they were wonderful to work with. I am absolutely in love with my new backyard!
Response from the owner: Thanks so much, Stephanie! It was a pleasure to work on your project.
ARG Contracting recently completed an extensive renovation at our condo in Kelowna. Adam and his team were a pleasure to work with. All aspects of the job were professionally handled. Work included full kitchen replacement, complete master bathroom refit including custom shower, flooring, paint, electrical, plumbing and more. Communication was excellent throughout the project and invoicing was timely and accurate. Thank you Adam for a job well done!
Response from the owner: Thanks so much, Jeff. It was a pleasure working with you.
We were fortunate to have ARG Contracting recommended to us for the renovation of our kitchen and the addition of a laundry room and mudroom. We can't speak highly enough of the absolutely beautiful, top-quality work done by Adam's team and the various contractors they used. We would definitely use them again for any future renovation work.
Response from the owner: Thanks so much, Jennifer and Nick! It was a pleasure working with you.
Super easy to work with, I was thrilled with the outcome. Would recommend them to anyone looking for a reno or a new build.
Response from the owner: Thanks so much, Scott. Always a pleasure.
ARG CONTRACTING IS FANTASTIC TO DEAL WITH, WE HIGHLY RECOMMEND!My hubby and I had our entire first floor renovated by ARG Contractingand all of our needs were met from the beginning to the end in a professional, efficient and timely manner! All the trades staff were so fantastic to work with too! We highly recommend you use this company for your next renovation or new build. Daniel and Adam are amazing to work with!
Response from the owner: Thank you so much for your kind words, Shelley. Your project was an amazing one to get to be a part of! We love how your project turned out and glad you love it as much as we do.
Fantastic workmanship on the entire top floor of our house they renovated. Would highly recommend.
Response from the owner: Thanks so much, Rob! It was a pleasure to work with you on your project.
Great guys doing exceptional work! Highly recommend!
Response from the owner: Thank you so much for your kind words! Thanks for putting your trust in ARG.
Working with the team at ARG has made my job as an interior designer so much easier! The communication with both Adam and Dan is easy, and the quality of work from their trades has been excellent. Very happy in particular with their custom finishing and tile installations! Will definitely recommend them to anyone wanting a renovation, big or small.
Response from the owner: Thank you, Corrine! It's always a pleasure to work with you and look forward to in the years to come.
I recently had my basement renovated by ARG Contracting, and they were fantastic. Their team's professionalism and punctuality really stood out. They stuck to the schedule from start to finish, making the whole process smooth and hassle-free.What really impressed me about ARG was their expertise. These guys are true pros in their field, offering valuable advice that significantly improved the project's outcome. Plus, they're genuinely great people – respectful, friendly, and always going the extra mile to ensure I was happy with the work. The quality of the renovation is top-notch, with every detail meticulously handled. I highly recommend ARG Contracting for anyone looking for a skilled, professional, and personable team for their next project.
Response from the owner: It was a pleasure working with you, Travis. Look forward to working with you again in the future!
Response from the owner: Thanks so much, Matt!
It was an absolute pleasure working with ARG . They are professional organized and timely. My new renovation turned out more beautiful than expected. Thank you for the exceptional work! Highly recommend!!
Response from the owner: Thank you, Alexandra! Always a pleasure to work with you.
We recently bought a new to us, but older home. ARG was recommended to us through friends as they had a positive experience working with them. Our experience with Adam and his team made our renovation process go seemlessy. They helped us with every aspect of our reno and gave us cost effective options to help us stay within our budget. Would highly recommend ARG!!
Response from the owner: Thanks so much, Kim! Greatly appreciate it, and always a pleasure to work with you.
Great, contracting company . Happy with the work this company did …
Response from the owner: Thanks so much, Chris, for putting your trust in ARG.
Response from the owner: Tyler, it's a pleasure working with you on a regular basis. We look forward to working together in the years to come.
I’ve know Adam and Dan for quite some time now. I met them working for Maple 5-6 years ago and the work they do is really good and clean! They work safe and they’re particular with the finished product. They are all around great guys and I would highly Recommend them!
Response from the owner: Thanks, David!
Very professional. Would definitely recommend this company to anyone wanting the job done in a quick, safe, and practical manner. Thanks ARG!
Response from the owner: Thanks so much, Ryan!
Working with Adam and his team is always a pleasure. The craftsmanship, organization and execution of projects are unparalleled. Employees and sub contractors are treated with high regards and the resulting in a team that communicates well to bring the best product to the clients.
Response from the owner: Always a pleasure working with you, Nate!
Adam and his team make every project a great environment. They treat their sub trades incredibly well. It’s been a privilege to be working with them for the past few years!
Response from the owner: Thanks so much - always a pleasure working with your team.
Great Company. They helped out my parents and fixed their renovation that was screwed up by another company. I have used Adam and his team many times.
Response from the owner: Jeremy, thanks so much for your words and referrals over the years. Always a pleasure to work with you.
Response from the owner: Thanks a lot, Jason!
Recently we had our ensuite bathroom renovated and redesigned by ARG contracting. Corinne Rephin from Isabey Interiors liaisoned with Adam Galbraith from ARG to create the perfect space. The contractors that ARG used were exceptionally good, the shower area, wall tiling, floor tiles, vanity, etc. are all done with great skill ! The numerous contractors that were required to complete this project were professional, efficient with attention to even the smallest detail and coordinated seamlessly. From start to finish we were impressed with how easily everything came together. We would like to thank Adam and Dan from ARG contracting and Corinne from Isabey Interiors for a job well don e !Randy and Laura
Response from the owner: Thanks so much, Randy! It was a pleasure working with you. Thanks for putting your trust in ARG.
Response from the owner: Thanks, Derek!
The whole ARG team is outstanding. Excellent work and always went the extra mile to ensure that everything was just right. Communications and timeliness of work terrific throughout our project. Highly recommend and will definitely work with ARG for future projects.
Response from the owner: It was a pleasure working with you both. You are exceptional clients to have and grateful to have you now as friends. Thanks for putting your trust in ARG.
Response from the owner: Thanks, Eric!
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MEET THE TEAM

Adam Galbraith, GSC, COR™

President

ARG was founded by Adam Galbraith, a construction professional with over two decades of experience in the fields of construction and construction safety management. Adam prides himself in providing exceptional service to ARG clients built on trust and transparency. ARG’s success is attributed to the relationships built with clients, employees, interior designers, subcontractors, trade vendors, and friends of the company.

Adam’s experience spans across single family homes, commercial projects, to high rise towers across British Columbia and Alberta. With high attention to detail and passion for quality, Adam takes the time to understand our clients’ goals and work shoulder to shoulder with design teams to bring project visions to reality. His goal is to deliver projects on time and on budget and ensure high quality results on all ARG projects.

ARG is committed to conducting construction services work with focus on the health and safety of our employees and clients. As a COR™ Safety Auditor and Gold Seal Health & Safety Certified through the Canadian Construction Association, Adam has extensive experience in safety management roles with leading Canadian construction service firms including Maple Reinders Group and VanMar Constructors.

Adam is passionate about sports, youth programming, and giving back locally in the Okanagan. For the past four years he has managed the Kelowna Men’s Basketball League and is team captain for the “Adam’s Family Values” men’s team sponsored by ARG.

Dan Malesan, RSC

Lead Superintendent

As Red Seal Carpenter, Daniel Malesan is committed to his trade, his industry, and his clients. He holds over a decade of experience in residential and commercial renovations, new home builds, and large-scale construction projects. Following his Carpentry Apprenticeship, Daniel was headhunted to work with TEAM Construction for seven years before becoming Lead Foreman with Maple Reinders.

Daniel is known for his professionalism and high attention to detail and has an expectation for high quality construction on all ARG projects. With passion and integrity, he delivers exceptional value to our clients and provides superior client service. With a high level of care and quality in craftsmanship, Daniel is a well-rounded construction and carpentry professional. He has diverse experience ranging from foundations, to framing and finishing—on a multitude of scales of construction projects including commercial, residential, and public sector.

Aaron Davenport, RSC, GSI

Senior Superintendent

Aaron Davenport is a senior construction management professional with over 20 years of experience in construction, safety, project planning, scheduling, field supervision, site and project plans, cost control, and quality assurance.

Aaron is ARG’s Senior Superintendent with a proven track record in overseeing project execution, managing construction teams, and ensuring adherence to safety standards. Aaron’s strong communication skills ensures effective collaboration with clients, stakeholders, architects, and subcontractors. Aaron’s expertise includes interpreting blueprints, enforcing compliance with building codes, and resolving on-site challenges. He is dedicated to delivering ARG projects on time and within budget while maintaining a commitment to safety and quality.

Aaron studied Carpentry at Okanagan College, as well as received his Project Management diploma in 2014. He is Red Seal Certified and a Gold Seal Intern. His previous experience includes leadership roles at leading constructors including Maple Reinders and Ledcor. Aaron has worked on private and public sector projects across the Okanagan and British Columbia with budgets ranging over 100+ million.

Sarah Rambold, BMgt, LEED® AP

Director of Development

Sarah Rambold has over 15 years of diverse management experience in building and sustainability, business development, marketing and communications, professional services, finance, hospitality, arts and culture, and design—across private, public, not-for-profit, and Indigenous client sectors.

Sarah attained her Bachelor of Management degree from the University of British Columbia in 2009. She attained her LEED® Accredited Professional Certification from the Canadian Green Building Council in 2009, demonstrating her knowledge and expertise in green building practices and principles.

As Director of Development, Sarah helps ARG Group achieve its strategic goals by developing and implementing innovative and effective marketing and communications strategies, engaging and liaising with clients, employees, and stakeholders on development projects, and raising funds and awareness for local causes and community organizations.

Sarah has worked on projects with organizations that include UBC, KPMG, Disney, alumni UBC, First Nations Finance Authority, RESTOR International, Aboriginal Business Match, motionball Marathon of Sport, the United Way, Face of Today Foundation, BC Teen Challenge, and Seniors Outreach Society. She is passionate about creating positive change and impact through her work and volunteerism, and has been recognized with multiple awards for her leadership and contributions. For over a decade she has volunteered on various community and charity councils and boards, and in 2024 she concluded her second term serving on the Board of Directors at the Kelowna Art Gallery, one of the leading cultural institutions in the region.

Carol Galbraith

Director of Finance

Carol Galbraith is a seasoned financial professional with over 25 years of experience working with businesses in the Okanagan region. As the Director of Finance at ARG, Carol brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her role, overseeing the financial operations of the company.

Throughout her career, Carol has demonstrated a strong track record of success in financial management, budgeting, forecasting, and planning. Her dedication to excellence and commitment to quality have earned her a reputation as a trusted and reliable advisor.

With a keen eye for detail and a deep understanding of the financial landscape in the Okanagan, Carol is an invaluable asset to the team at ARG. Her proactive approach and business-minded thinking have helped drive the company’s success. Carol’s leadership has had a significant impact on the financial success of the organization.

Mandy Wiens

Operations Manager

With over 10+ years of construction experience, Mandy brings a wealth of knowledge particularly in the realm of management and design. With a keen eye for detail and strong communication skills, Mandy is an asset to any ARG project she undertakes.