MVHC recognizes that it takes a personal touch to turn a unit into a home. We encourage residents to make their homes a place of comfort and pride.
Because preventative maintenance is key to maintaining the quality and extending the life of your carpet, here are some tips from experts in the ﬂooring industry.
Preventative maintenance is key to maintaining the quality and extending the life of your laminate ﬂoor. Here are some tips from experts in the ﬂooring industry.
Preventative maintenance is key to maintaining the quality and extending the life of your vinyl ﬂoor. Here are some tips from experts in the ﬂooring industry.
Electricity is an incredibly beneficial part of our lives, however if not properly used, or maintained by a qualified worker, then electricity can become frightening. To keep you safe here are some useful reminders about electricity in your home.
Illegal dumping hurts us all. Staff time spent cleaning the garbage areas leaves less time for repairs and site upkeep. Dollars spent hauling away garbage takes money from repair and improvements budgets.
At Metro Vancouver Housing sites, we provide the space and bins to help residents reduce the amount of garbage that goes to the landfill.
Complaints often arise due to differences in lifestyle (music volumes for instance) or other disturbing behaviours that could be real or perceived as abusive.
Our parking policy is available on the Forms & Policies webpage or you can get hard copy from your Building Manager.
Pest problems arise from surroundings, geography and lifestyle. Effective pest control depends on residents being well informed and involved in the process, to prevent and avoid recurrences.
Being a responsible pet owner
Blockages are caused by a range of things, from cooking fat to disposable items (toothpicks, chopsticks or napkins) that accidentally flush down the drain. Share this information with your kids, so they take proper care.
Procedures for safe use
You play an important role in preventing mould and mildew and maintaining healthy indoor air quality. Moist air, indoors, can lead to the growth of mould and mildew.
Metro Vancouver Housing is a progressive housing provider. We recognize that society is moving in the direction of protecting people from the known hazards of exposure to second hand smoke. We’ve taken a leading role in providing quality housing for our residents by working towards achieving smoke-free buildings.
Keep up to date with the latest MVH news and initiatives.
Metro Vancouver acknowledges that the region’s residents live, work, and learn on the shared territories of many Indigenous peoples, including 10 local First Nations: Katzie, Kwantlen, Kwikwetlem, Matsqui, Musqueam, Qayqayt, Semiahmoo, Squamish, Tsawwassen, and Tsleil-Waututh.
Metro Vancouver respects the diverse and distinct histories, languages, and cultures of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit, which collectively enrich our lives and the region.