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8 Signs Your Home Builder Isn’t Right for You

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Having your home built or renovated requires trusting the people doing the job, otherwise it will become excessively expensive and stressful. Knowing how to choose a builder is the first step before you think about breaking ground. Not all builders are the same, so know what to look for and recognize the signs when a contractor is not right for you. Insurance and License Start with the essentials. Never hire... Read more »

Top 5 Reasons You Should Work with a Design Builder

reasons to work with a design builder

When planning to build a new home or undertake a renovation, there are two schools of thought about how to approach it. One is the design-bid-build approach, where you appoint an architect or professional designer to design your home and then put it out to construction contractors for tender.You then select the contractor with the best bid to build your home. The other approach is to use the services of... Read more »

Design Builders: The Value Engineers

Design builder Framing Custom Home Design with hands

Many people have heard of the “Design and Build” method of construction, but few understand what it means. All consumers want their construction project completed as quickly as possible, spending as little money as possible in the process. But what is actually needed to achieve their plans is precisely what Design Builders provide. The Concept of Design-Build The traditional method of residential construction has been “Design/Bid/Build”, whereby the owner contracted... Read more »

Awards for Top Custom Home Builders in Vancouver

The hunt for accomplished custom home builders can take some solid research. You want to ensure that the company you ultimately choose is the right one, with excellent design and construction capabilities and, notably, that has its talents and achievements recognized and underscored by those who are experts at appraising top achievements in the custom home building field. A house is definitely an investment, after all, and you want to... Read more »

Questions to Ask a Custom Home Builder

The opportunity to build a gorgeous custom home generally happens only once-in-a-lifetime and is the result of years of hard work, coupled with a well-deserved dream. In both its esthetic and practical considerations, this new home will be a reflection of your personal taste and unique style and is not a project that should be hurried into or taken lightly. That’s why it is especially important to find an experienced... Read more »

WHAT THEY SAY

Some Testimonials from Our Past Clients

This letter will confirm that Kerr Construction has done many jobs for the Justice Institute and we have found his work to be of first...

P.W., Vancouver

I loved the design. I found Nisha very easy to work with and she made recommendations that we liked and listened to my choices. Grant...

Vancouver, BC

GuildQuality Review

House Renovation. Good comprehensive work on project from initial discussion of concepts to architectural design to execution to lockup. Work was well done and has...

M, Vancouver

HomeStars 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., Vancouver

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

Kerr Construction did a major renovation on our home, we got exactly what we wanted with no corners cut. The job took a little longer...

B.C., Vancouver

Homestars Review

Renovation of decks. The work was performed on time. I was always kept informed of their progress. The quality of the work was very good...

Neil, Kitsilano

HomeStars Review

We totally renovated our 100 year old Kitsilano Craftsman home. We had to fire the first contractor as he was charging by the hour and...

D.S., Kitsilano

Houzz Review

Kerr Construction has been consistent in quality work and good service. They kept us up to date, showed up on time, provided good time estimates,...

TL, Vancouver

Homestars review

Our strata complex hired Kerr Construction to replace skylights in our complex in June of this year (2013). Widely varying quotes from bidding contractors led...

Strata Council, Vancouver

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HOW WE WORK

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

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HOW WE WORK

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

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HOW WE WORK

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

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