Forkin’ out supplies at a new spot

Mike Combs is pictured

Mike Combs escaped the rat race in the Lower Mainland by purchasing Morrissey Creek Building supplies in Grand Forks. — Photo courtesy Mike Combs

Morrissey Creek Building Supplies in Grand Forks is on the move. Owner Mike Combs bought the business three years ago because “it was a healthy, good business and it got me out of the Lower Mainland to a better way of life,” said Combs.

He purchased a parcel of land behind Extra Foods and Kal Tire and plans on building a new structure to move the business there next year. It’ll be a lot larger and provide more in terms of kitchen, lighting, plumbing, electrical and equipment they don’t carry at the moment. “It’s a contracting store,” he said, “but we want to make it an everybody store, too.”

Resources: facebook.com/pages/Morrissey-Creek-Building-Supplies

Kyle Born

Kyle Born is a writer for Kootenay Business and his initials match that of the magazine—it must be fate that brought them together. View all of Kyle Born’s articles

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