We pride ourselves, first in design and then with renovation, in transforming your residence into a place that excites the senses and reinvigorates your love for your home. Village Builders Inc. has been building and renovating custom homes since 1980. We serve the areas of Barrie, Beaver Valley, Caledon, Collingwood, Dufferin, Midland, Muskoka, Orillia, Wasaga Beach, Meaford, Thornbury and places in between.


We are committed to a set of values that drive the way we do business. Integrity may be an old-fashioned concept, but we are convinced that it is the foundation on which relationships must be based. We keep our promises, tell the truth and accept responsibility. Village Builders is known for keeping our promises.

• We attempt to treat all people with dignity and respect
• We are always striving for excellence
• We don’t compromise quality
• We seek long-term relationships that are characterized by mutual trust and frequent communication, before, during and after a project


Village Builders provides a conditional one-year warranty on our workmanship. Our staff and our sub-contractors carry liability insurance and are fully covered by workers compensation.  We also have in force liability insurance coverage of $5 million. New materials are covered by manufacturers’ warranties.




• 2010: Local Member of Provincial Parliament (MPP) Jim Wilson acknowledged Village Builders on our 30th anniversary.

• 2010: Village Builders received a Guildmaster with Distinction award for having over 90 per cent of our customers indicate they would recommend our services.

• 2015: Village Builders built award wining architect John Starks’ home.

• 2016: Village Builders worked with Frantic Films to produce a HGTV show called “Treehouse Village” on the “Unusual Backyard Series”.


Doug and his wife and partner Ursula started their own construction business in 1980. Doug supervising the build and Ursula handling the accounting from their home office. Their business has grown incrementally and steadily as has their network of reliable local craftspeople.

In 1985, they transferred their operations to Clearview Township.

Eighteen years in, by 1998, son Rob joined the staff roster and has increasingly taken on responsibility as he has honed his expertise. Rob is the vice president of operations.

For the past 10 years, Village Builders has managed up to 14 full-time staff, working on multiple custom homes and renovations per year.

Village Builders has always been committed to our local community, sponsoring sports teams (Clearview Soccer Club and Creemore Minor Hockey Association), events (the Creemore Community Christmas Dinner) and supporting community resources like My Friend’s House shelter for women and Ray’s Place youth centre.