Vancouver Island Custom Home Builders

Welcome to Gamble Homes Inc.! We are custom home builders and specialize in crafting homes in Nanaimo, Ladysmith, Duncan, and other locations in the Cowichan Valley. We build a variety of custom homes ranging from traditional craftsman to modern style homes. Our goal is to bring your unique vision to life and provide you with the knowledge to make informed decisions. We pride ourselves in having an eco-friendly and equitable business model that creates opportunities in our community. Supporting us is supporting local and we are thrilled to build and develop the place we call home. Are you ready to turn your dream home into a reality? Let’s get started!

Gamble Homes Line


You get to hand-select the materials that are in your home so you can ensure that your house is durable, toxin-free, and well-crafted.


A custom build home based on your unique style, preference, and desires is what makes a house a home.

Future Proof

You can future-proof your home and anticipate future needs for aging, raising a family, or letting the aunties visit.

Custom House Build Projects

Your house can be your vacation home

Each house has a story. We have shared the why and how behind each custom build and speculation home. Our projects are crafted with expert skills, professional training, and attention to detail. We showcase quality, craftsmanship, and functionality that exceed industry standards. We ensure that your dream home aligns with your reality and that you know how to operate everything from smart home technology to appliances. Our priority is to make our clients happy; to give them the wonderful experience of turning their ideas into reality.

Custom Build Home South Oyster School Road

About Gamble Homes

Our team, our company, our community

At Gamble Homes Inc., we believe that who we are is built upon three core categories: team, company, and community. Each category is equally important to us and forms the foundation of our identity. We have an incredible team of local workers and students from our accredited partnership with local schools. By offering career opportunities for students, we connect and give back to our community. Additionally, we work with a team of local contractors, designers, and architects who help bring your vision into a reality. When you work with us, you will have direct access to me without having to go through an office.

Walkem Rd

Custom House Build Process

Visualize your dream home in your dream location

Visualizing your dream home in your desired location can be an exhilarating experience, but the home-building process can also seem daunting and complex.  At Gamble Homes, we are here to guide and support you every step of the way, from permitting, construction, and finishing to the final move-in and to provide education and resources so you have the tools to make informed decisions. Our home-building process has been thoughtfully designed and broken down into five essential steps: initial meeting, working with designers, construction, finishing, and move-in. To learn more about each step, please visit the Process Page.

Contact Gamble Homes

From Chase Gamble

Business owner and operator

Creating custom homes is an art form that I take immense pride in. I pour my heart and soul into every project because it holds personal significance to me. To me, you are more than just a client; someone who entrusts me to make their dream home a reality. My apprentices are individuals I mentor and take pleasure in seeing grow and perfect their craft. Witnessing new homeowners delight in their new homes brings me great joy and satisfaction.

Can you imagine that first step feeling?

Stepping into your new home is like stepping into a new chapter of your life. You can choose what you want yours to look like and we can make it happen.