Your OakWood Custom Home
Exceptional attention to detail. Built right.
And always on-budget
The only Mike Holmes approved contractor in Ottawa, OakWood Custom Homes is a name you can trust to build your home right. A fourth-generation, family-run business we have been proudly helping Ottawa homeowners turn their dreams into beautiful yet functional living spaces since 1956.
For a distinctive, quality home like no other, we invite you to discuss your project.
Whether you are starting with a blank sheet of paper, have a custom design in mind, or are working with an Architect or Designer– OakWood Custom Homes provides a complete range of services that span every step in the design – build process.
Our services include:
Help to find a dream building lot
Site preparation including environmental remediation and municipal zoning
Developing all specifications and building contracts
All city inspections, ministry of labour and engineering documents
Adapting a design for your site – or working with a designer or architect of your choice
Developing a fixed-price budget based on your final plan and concept design
Get Inspired by OakWood Custom Homes
Get answers to your questions
Does OakWood Custom Homes offer design services?
How accurate are initial estimates?
Do you quote on a cost per square foot?
Like most of our OakWood Custom Homes clients, chances are you are excited and a bit apprehensive about taking this step. And you probably have lots of questions:
That’s why we recommend an initial free consultation to discuss your project.
Get answers to these types of questions and many more.
Call 613-236-8001 to discuss your project
Enjoy the highest construction-build standards in the City
Our minimum standards exceed all Ontario Building Code standards, from foundation work through framing and finishing work.
Our material selection process removes much of the site issues and delays caused by an unorganized Contractor.
We work exclusively with the best Suppliers and Trade Partners available in the Ottawa region – these are professionals that share our passion and ethics for doing top quality work.
We can design and build your home to the highest zero footprint or LEED standards
Eco-Wise builder – nothing goes to the landfill, we use environmentally friendly construction methods, and recycle all building materials
Put Advanced Green Building Technology to Work
The best time to incorporate green building technologies is at the planning and design stage of your project. Doing so has huge potential benefits that include savings from reduced energy costs to a healthier home.
With LEED certified designers on staff we practice what we preach. The OakWood headquarters building is the highest LEED Platinum building in Canada – come and have a look when you book your free consultation.
You have many green Eco friendly options During the planning phase of your project we can walk you through the many green construction options available. Your decisions will be incorporated into our comprehensive OakWood Custom Homes BuildPlan™, a custom roadmap for your environmentally friendly custom home. Some of the areas, practices, and solutions that you may wish to consider when designing your home includes:
Sustainably grown lumber, plywood, and hardwood flooring.
Zero-VOC paints inside and out.
“OakWood Renovation Experts are industry leaders. The professionalism they bring to the table sets a new standard for home design and construction.”
Mike Holmes, Canada’s most trusted contractor
What customers say
When we say “on budget” and “well managed”, we mean it.
Many contractors promise a custom home project that will be “on-budget” and “well managed”. Can they deliver? With OakWood Custom Homes, you get a complete team that works seamlessly to plan, design, and build your new home. Every team needs a Quarterback. And you get the best: a seasoned Project Manager who provides one-point-of-contact from start to finish.
Technology is also a big reason we are able to assure you the very best planning and project management capabilities in the City. Our OakWood Custom Homes design service is supported by state of the CRM systems and processes.
How we keep your custom home project on track
OakWood is Ottawa’s largest and most established Renovator.
No surprises. No extras. OakWood provides you with a final detailed contract with every service and all materials itemized into a fixed price.
OakWood specializes in “high-performance” renovations, custom homes and buildings that are beautifully designed, energy-efficient, healthy, technology-enabled – and eco-friendly.
Call 613.236.8001 to learn more
Let’s talk about your dream home today.
If you are looking for award winning design, exemplary project management, and a unique home that is planned right and flawlessly built, you need look no further than OakWood’s Custom Home service.
Call 613-236-8001 or request a FREE Consultation
An OakWood Custom Home consultant will contact you within 2-working days to discuss your project and schedule an onsite meeting.