Are you interested in learning how Coast Essential can design, build, or finish your dream home?

Request a free estimate, and we’ll include a full project timeline.


We will work with you to design and construct significant alterations and additions to your home to help meet changing needs and add value to your property, with projects including:

  • Attic conversions and roof structure modifications
  • Basement additions
  • Coach houses
  • Decks
  • Garages and carports
  • Ground floor extensions
  • Interior layout adjustments
  • Swimming pools and hot tubs
  • Window and door opening changes

High-Performance Homes

We aim for the highest construction standards for thermal efficiency and air tightness. Integrating renewable energy through the use solar photovoltaic (PV) panels, and both air-source and ductless heat pumps, as well as biomass fuel sources and energy recovery technology.

We can provide guidance on the installation of high-efficiency appliances, fixtures, and smart-metering services. All while creating comfortable and pleasing living spaces, using environmentally friendly products and locally sourced where possible. 

Design & Build

With in house design, Our integrated design process (IDP) allows for seamless management of details, consultants, and architectural features. While keeping the clients vision and budget in the forefront. CEC can provide full service our work along side a previously chosen architect.

Construction Management

Building a home involves making hundreds or thousands of individual decisions, an experienced team can be key to making the process efficient and enjoyable. 

We can provide consultation throughout the development process and collaborate with your professional services team if there’s already one in place and consider constructability during design development. 

As the project progresses, we will provide cost estimation, issue subcontracts, and manage the construction process along with continual monitoring of the budget. Towards completion we will conduct commissioning, testing, and eventually formal handover of the completed building.

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