Derksen Home Services specializes in design/drafting, Building Code analysis and home improvements. The principle is an architectural technologist, Building Safety Codes Officer and self-builder with over 30 years experience in residential and commercial inspection and construction. We have recently completed construction of our home office plu read more...
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I had Ian over for my home inspection and he was super helpful and went beyond the basic inspection and taught me a lot of professional information about the home. Later on, I hired him here and there for my house renovation. He was always very quick on my call, he did my tree and concrete removal for a very reasonable charges and I was impressive and happy with the work.
We previously hired Mr. Derksen during our 17 year run in Edmonton as "In The Minds Eye Contracting" to provide us with professional design and drafting services as well as a building construction consultant. We found Mr. Derksen to be a real asset to our business with his background as a Inspector, he offered many informed ideas and directions to improve our client services. His design services were exemplary and very reasonable. We would heartily recommend him for any of construction requirements.
Derksen Home Services has a TrustScore™ of 3.2. The average TrustScore™ for other businesses providing similar services in Edmonton and the surrounding areas is 2.8. For detailed information on how TrustScore is calculated, click here.
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|In Business Since||2018|
|Member of TrustedPros Since||2018|
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We are able to offer general contracting services together with our team of skilled sub-trades. Specializing in residential projects, we have recently completed a large custom home with passive solar features (our home office) + a garage with suite above.
Ian Derksen is a Safety Codes Officer in Building and HVAC. First trained at CMHC in the 1980 edition of the National Building Code, Ian has inspected thousands of homes for Code compliance and has specialized knowledge of building envelope.
We offer a range of design-build services including kitchens, basement developments, custom homes or garages with secondary suites.
We offer carpentry services including framing, custom millwork, closet organizers, decks, fencing & finish carpentry. We can offer a viewing of our recent work. Ian worked for many years in carpentry as well as inspection of framing for Code compliance.
We offer complete basement finishing or renovations from design drawings, permits, etc. We are very familiar with Code and development regulations for secondary suites.
We offer architectural design services for housing and small buildings. We are familiar with Code and development regulations pertaining to residential construction.
We are able to offer complete kitchen remodeling projects from design through to the finished product. We can offer a viewing of our recent projects upon request.
We have recently completed a unique garage with suite above and are familiar with Code and development regulations on the subject.
We can offer a range of design-build options for home additions and have an example of a sun-room addition in our portfolio.
We are pleased to offer handyman and maintenance services to both residential and commercial customers.
Derksen Home Services specializes in design/drafting, Building Code analysis and home improvements. The principle is an architectural technologist, Building Safety Codes Officer and self-builder with over 30 years experience in residential and commercial inspection and construction. We have recently completed construction of our home office plus a garage with suite above. Past employers include CMHC, Alberta New Home Warranty, Beaver County, Defence Construction, Alberta Permit Pro and Wade Engineering. Whether you need help with drawings and permits, framing or other carpentry services or more we will do our best to assist you with your project needs at an affordable cost and with the knowledge and skills to provide hiccup-free results.
|Main contact(s)||Ian Derksen|
|Listed with TrustedPros since:||2018|
|Warranty||We provide a one-year workmanship and materials warranty in addition to any manufacturers warranties.|
|Accepts credit cards||No|
|24 Hour emergency service||No|
|Legal structure||Sole Proprietor|
|Licensing information||Contact Derksen Home Services to request licensing info.|
|Insurance information||Contact Derksen Home Services to request insurance details.|
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