About Us

John Bachelder Construction Ltd, is a Kelowna based, Tommie Award winning construction company.  Established in 1992, John brings over 30 years experience in general contracting, project management and ground up construction to the Okanagan and surrounding communities.  

Our specialties are Commercial contracting including:

  • New Construction
  • Demolition
  • Remodeling/Renovations
  • Commercial Tenant Improvements
  • Medical/Specialty Commercial

Our company strives to be a leader in our field providing value added construction services to our customers by creating a successful partnership throughout the construction process. Our in-house trade crew specializes in a variety of on site work which ensures quality, cleanliness, organization and control of our project timelines.

John Bachelder Construction Ltd. maintains ongoing education and training which is essential in our ever changing and increasingly technical construction industry. John is passionate about the evolution of the construction industry and it’s trades people. He has pledged $10,000 towards the Bright Horizons Building for Skills in support of the new Trades Training Complex at Okanagan College. He has also been directly involved with the City of Kelowna building and planning committees. Most recently he was involved in the Infill Challenge dedicated to affordable housing here in Kelowna.


  • 2017 Silver Tommie - Excellence in Bathroom Renovation $20,000 & Over
  • 2017 Silver Tommie - Excellence in Residential Renovation over $400,000
  • 2017 Silver Tommie - Excellence in any Room, New or Renovation
  • 2017 Silver Tommie - Excellence in Kitchen Renovations $65,000 - $100,000
  • 2017 Silver Tommie - Excellence in Innovative Construction/Architecture/Design
  • 2013 Silver Tommie - Best Outside of the Box
  • 2011 Gold Tommie - Excellence in Residential Renovations $150K - $300K