Builder Spotlight: Conquest Construction

Builder Spotlight:  Conquest Construction

BUILDER SPOTLIGHT CONQUEST CONSTRUCTION Darren Caldwell Owner, Conquest Construction 970-243-1242 www.conquestconstruction.com Conquest Construction   What is your background? I was born and raised in a small oil and gas community in Northern British Columbia, and I have spent most of my life involved in every aspect of the home building industry. I started out working with my dad in home construction. Construction, real estate, and land development are the family business. I lived and worked in Arizona and Vancouver before moving to Grand Junction in 1998. I have owned and operated my own construction company for over 30 years. I am fortunate […]

Builder Spotlight: GJ Home Builders

Builder Spotlight:  GJ Home Builders

BUILDER SPOTLIGHT GJ HOME BUILDER Steve Voytilla Owner / GJ Home Builder (970) 234-2000 www.stevevoytila.com GJ Home Builder How did you get started in the industry? I moved back to Grand Junction after graduating from high school in Thermopolis, Wyoming in 1982. My dad was a project engineer with the Colorado Department of Highways, and he helped me obtain my first construction job in Debeque Canyon as an equipment operator. After two years on that job, my brother Scott and I started a construction business building homes in the Ridges. We built approximately 30 homes through the 1990s. During this time I […]

HBA Member Spotlight: Mor Storage

HBA Member Spotlight:  Mor Storage

BUILDER SPOTLIGHT MOR STORAGE Larry Mallett Owner / Mor Storage  970-254-0460 www.morstorage.com Mor Storage How did you get started in the industry? I have been working construction since I was 14 years old. I graduated from Kansas State University with a degree in architectural engineering and construction science. FCI Constructors hired me out of college and I worked there for seven years. My father-in-law, Larry Mallett, started the company as a side job to earn a little more money while he was a pastor at a local church. He hired homeless guys off of the river and put them to work building […]

HBA Member Spotlight: Chaparrel West

HBA Member Spotlight: Chaparrel West

BUILDER SPOTLIGHT CHAPARREL WEST, INC Ron Abaloe Owner / Chaparral West 970-244-9986 www.cwihomes.com   Chaparral West, Inc. Ron started in the construction industry when he was 15 years old, working summers and after school as unskilled labor. He worked as a stucco laborer, did termite inspections, and on concrete crews. He gained the skills he needed to become a skilled craftsman in concrete, and then started a small construction company specializing in concrete and masonry construction. Over the years he added the construction of new homes, land development and real estate investing to his endeavors. He and his wife Terri moved to Grand […]

HBA Spotlight: Granite Imports, inc

HBA Spotlight: Granite Imports, inc

BUILDER SPOTLIGHT GRANITE IMPORTS, INC. Austin Randall Owner / Granite Imports 303.733.1444 www.graniteimports.net Granite Imports, Inc. Tell us about your company. Our company is Colorado grown! Our owner, Austin Randall opened Granite Imports in 2001 in Denver. Our owner was actually one of the very first people in the stone industry in Colorado before he opened Granite Imports. After opening Granite Imports in Denver in 2001 he hired Tracy Lewis to run the Denver location while he traveled around the world to hand select our materials. At the end of 2002 Austin and Tracy hired Eric Reel to open and run the […]

HBA Spotlight: Foundation Repair

HBA Spotlight: Foundation Repair

BUILDER SPOTLIGHT FOUNDATION REPAIR OF WESTERN COLORADO Ted Munkres Manager / Certified Foundation Specialist, Foundation Repair of Western Colorado 877-819-2774 www.foundationrepairwestern.com Foundation Repair of Western Colorado                         What do you most enjoy about your job at Foundation Repair of Western Colorado? We have highly engineered products and equipment that are proven and re-proven every day. These “state of the art” products can fix a multitude of problems that we find in western Colorado. The manufacturer of the products we use is Foundation Supportworks Inc. of Omaha, Nebraska. They have a room […]

Builder Spotlight: Innovative Expressions, LLC

Builder Spotlight: Innovative Expressions, LLC

BUILDER SPOTLIGHT PARADE OF HOMES BUILDER Eric Carlton Owner, Innovative Expressions 970-644-0592 www.innovativeexpressionsllc.biz Innovative Expressions LLC           • Commercial Construction • Certified Inspections • Property Clean-outs • Property Maintenance • Residential Construction • Remodels & Additions • Kitchens/ Bathrooms • Custom Stairs In 2015, Eric Carlton Construction changes its name to Innovative Expressionas LLC, primarily because they wanted to branch out, take on other projects and not be so “boxed in” as just a home-building company. Innovative Expressions expanded into certified home inspections, property maintenance and delivery movers; trying to help fill a need in the community. Additionally, Innovative Expressions […]

Builder Spotlight: First Maves Construction development

Builder Spotlight: First Maves Construction development

BUILDER SPOTLIGHT MAVES CONSTRUCTION Michael Maves Owner / Maves Construction 970-858-9642 www.mavesinc.com Maves Construction   Large lots and homes in the first Maves Construction development Maves Construction is one of the premier custom home builders in the Grand Valley, and is a consistent favorite during the Housing and Building Association’s Parade of Homes. If you missed the 2017 Parade of Homes, then you missed the opportunity to tour Maves Construction’s first foray into building an entire development at Chipeta Estates on Orchard Mesa. No problem, the company made the decision to use the Parade home as a model home for the neighborhood, […]

Granite Imports – Builder Spotlight

Granite Imports – Builder Spotlight

By Special to the Sentinel Monday, August 14, 2017 When did Granite Imports open on the Western Slope?  Granite Imports is headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the owner Austin Randall and VP Tracy Rivera hired Eric Reel to open and run the Grand Junction location in 2003. How many locations does Granite Imports have?  We have three locations, Grand Junction, Denver and Fort Collins. Why did you open Granite Imports 
in Grand Junction?  Grand Junction is a thriving community and really started to grow in the form of new construction and remodels, the need for granite was increasing. We felt that opening […]

Abstract & Title Co – Builder Spotlight

Abstract & Title Co – Builder Spotlight

We are not the best because we are the oldest; we are the oldest because we are the best!” Abstract & Title Co. (Abstract) is celebrating its 110th year of providing Title and Closing services to Mesa County.  In 1907, O. D. Williams took over the Independent Abstract Company whose roots go back even farther.  After four generations, the Williams family sold the company’s assets to another Colorado company in 2012.  Now, Abstract is part of the ET Investments family of title companies.  They are one of the nation’s largest independent agencies.  As part of ET Investments, Abstract has access to sister […]

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