Design Build

Design Build

Benefits of Working with an Award-Winning Design Build Contractor

It is the most cost effective way to get through the entire process, from concept to completion.

  • There is much greater efficiency in dealing with just one company throughout every phase of the design build process, including planning, budgeting and construction.

We handle all aspects of every project, from design to finished remodel, renovation, or brand new home.
Bathroom Renovation - Design Build

  • Therefore, there are no “dropped balls” between designers and the construction team. One company takes full responsibility and accountability for the entire project with no finger pointing if something requires follow-up.

Beautiful and realistic designs are created within your budget.

  • The quickest way to get through the often cumbersome design and permitting stage is to have fast and accurate budgeting feedback from a design and build firm with thorough knowledge of all actual, current construction costs. A firm that deals with design alone may not have the same up-to-date knowledge. This can be a major drawback in the accurate budgeting process.

Our construction department is intimately involved in the design and budgeting processes.

  • There are no misunderstandings as to what is to be built or the intent of both the details and overall vision of the design. We work as a team, with the entire company team on the same page throughout the job, on-site and behind the scenes.

Our expedited, comprehensive approach flows smoothly from beginning to end.
Whole Home Renovation - Design Build

  • We start with open discussions about your needs, lifestyle and personal taste in order to refine just the right design for your home.
  • This is followed by all permit applications and approvals and the actual phases of construction through to final inspections. We aren’t done until all aspects are double-checked and meet our exacting standards and the homeowner is completely satisfied.

ReferralsWhat our clients say Extensive experience in both design and construction.

  • A winning combination that gives us the edge, along with a more efficient feedback and problem solving process.


We Welcome Your Questions at Every Stage

video testimonialWe recognize that, understandably, you want to be involved in the experience of your home’s design build process as much as possible, and kept abreast of its ongoing progress.

At Kerr Construction, we encourage good two-way communication and are open to your questions and concerns at each and every stage of the project.

We like you to be in the loop!

“The quality of the work was very good and overall I was impressed with the work which was done on our home”


Some Testimonials from Our Past Clients

We hired Kerr Construction to tear down our 25 year old North Van bungalow right down to the concrete foundations, and then rebuild it 50%...

Kaufman (North Van)

Google Review

I appreciate the fine workmanship that Kerr provided on my home.

C. B. Vancouver

Doug Kerr of Kerr Construction helped us get into our dream home by building us a fabulous house a few years ago. We found Kerr...

A. M. North Vancouver Review

We are very happy with our new home office thanks to Kerr Construction. Their team, including project managers, trades and sub-trades, is professional, friendly and...

C.M, North Vancouver

Good Job overall! The job was for a reno of the bathroom. The job was done overall very well … the contractor was friendly and...

Aatma (Coquitlam)

HomeStars Review

Kerr did worked on several projects in on house. They replaced all the interior doors in our house, put in new hardware frames, crown moldings...

Ron from Vancouver, BC

HomeStars Review

Kerr gives detailed info before the work begins with regard to what will be happening and when, they stick to that plan and clean up...

Penny P. (Vancouver)

GuildQuality Review

Kerr Construction did an outstanding job on our very extensive and complicated renovation project. We have a circa 1925 Heritage home which we loved but...

Anna K.

My wife and I recently hired Kerr Construction to complete a reno of our living and dining room on our family home in North Vancouver....

D & J, North Vancouver

Homestars and Yelp Review

We would like to thank you for renovating the bathroom of our 60 year old house. The work was essentially completed within three weeks as...

B & E


Our Projects Run Smoothly,
On Budget and On Schedule

We know that keeping projects on budget and on
schedule makes a successful home renovation or
new building construction



Detailed Planning,
Skilled Workmanship

At Kerr we think through all the little details
and how things will function, like which way doors
will swing on the cabinets or the fridge



The Homeowner is
Part of the Process

This puts the homeowner in control
and is the best way to make sure they
are getting the most value out of their project