About Us

John Gurtek PhotoFor over 25 years, John Gurtek has been working his vision… Building quality homes at a fair price. The industry has changed significantly since he began, but John’s commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction has never changed.

The right materials, excellent people and personal attention produces lasting value.

Every Gurtek home is carefully planned and constructed with proven materials, by skilled craftsmen. We employ reputable sub-contractors to ensure each home meets our high standards.

Our administrative support people, sub contractors, and suppliers, all understand our goals. While building homes we have built solid long term relationships with sub contractors and suppliers. Some have been a part of our team for two decades.

We build your home like it’s our own.

Daily attention to the details is an essential piece of our commitment to you. John Gurtek (Owner) or Ross Tretsven (Project Supervisor) will be at your job site every day.

Since our goal is your satisfaction… we intend to be there when you need us, before and after the sale.

Remodeling and renovation is a large part of our business today. It is a natural diversification for our company as we have been called on to update many of the homes we’ve built over the last twenty five years. Each remodeling project is treated in the same way as our new home construction. We want to exceed expectations and deliver quality at a fair price on every remodeling project.

“As the person whose name is on every home we build, I can assure you our focus on quality and excellence will continue. Come and talk with us. Let us show you how our tradition of excellence can become a part of your new home.”

-John Gurtek



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