Who We Are

Experienced Professionals

Our Client Promise:

  • At Ridgewater our values are to be real and honest .
  • To embrace the journey and above all to be genuine and care about our clients.
  • We will be committed to practicing SUSTAINABLE BUILDING including recycling, energy efficiency, and building green.
  • We will follow all standards of the building code, safety for our trades and staff, and quality workmanship for our customers.
  • We believe in quality built construction, outstanding customer service and loyalty to our employees.
  • Our goal is to make your entire building journey as simple and rewarding as possible through open and responsive communication.
  • We are COMMITTED to providing our customers with the BEST POSSIBLE SERVICE and improving it everyday
  • Quality, Integrity, Value, Accountability and Experience.

We’re Experienced Professionals

Ridgewater Homes Ltd. is an award-winning licensed residential builder, renovator, general contractor, and construction manager that has been operating in British Columbia since 2008. Ridgewater is proud to be one of the Lower Mainland’s leading General Contractor, Design-Builder, and Construction Management firms. We are dedicated to providing our valued clients with an entirely unique and completely transparent construction management system, we provide guidance, buying power and expertise to ensure every project is delivered on time and on budget. This allows us to consistently deliver the most cost-effective, complete and innovative solutions.

Ridgewater is a company that focuses on quality built workmanship and quality service. Our team of people are some of the best in the business and are the heart and soul of Ridgewater. We continue to hold strong family values. We place a high priority on ensuring the highest level of service possible for each of our clients, from the initial consultation all the way through to occupancy, and we are committed to creating healthy relationships with our clients, architects, consultants, and sub-trades. We work together and have fun together.

Our goal is to build the best homes in the city – without exception. We understand that home is a deeply personal place, and that you have unique needs. While we’re known for creating homes of superior design and quality construction, we know that each home’s design is only as good as its ability to meet your lifestyle needs. Each of our projects has been uniquely innovative. We have blended various architectural styles, quality building materials, modern conveniences. and the finest custom finishes in order to create a beautiful and functional timeless space.

Ridgewater combines decades of experience and a personal commitment to quality and professionalism. At Ridgewater, Truthfulness and integrity are built into our company; quality and lasting value are built into our work.

When you choose to use us with your next project,  whether building or renovating, our goal is always the same. To offer you and your family the absolute best service we can.

Ridgewater adheres to the highest standards, never compromising on quality. Over the years, this approach has earned Ridgewater a solid reputation for excellence and quality built homes and renovations. 

Our clients expect the craftsmanship that we deliver.  We pay special attention to the details of every project to ensure the complete satisfaction of each client. They’re delighted to find that our team is also friendly, respectful and clean. When choosing Ridgewater, rest assured you are choosing a standard most people only dream of.

Great renovations start with a great contractor, that is why we are the #1 leader in renovations.  All this  gives us an edge over our competition while validating us as the best. Ridgewater is a symbol of integrity and being Quality Built.

 

Let’s Build Something Great!

Testimonials

WHAT PEOPLE HAVE SAID

MANAGEMENT TEAM

THE PROFESSIONALS

Daryl Berden 

Owner / Marketing

Daryl has earned the reputation as a efficient and meticulous contractor with a history of satisfied customers spanning 30 years.  Daryl’s passion for his clients and projects is reflected in the quality of work and his portfolio of successful jobs. Dedicated to the highest level of quality and customer satisfaction. This clearly portrays his creativity, construction ability, attention to detail and quality of work.  If you’re looking for the  best detail oriented, full service contractor to manage your major home renovation or dream home build – Be rest assured your project is in good hands with Daryl!  Let’s Build Something Great with Ridgewater!

Carlos Mendonca 

Project Manager

Carlos maintains client relations and project communication.  He is dedicated to the assurance of the high standards of value we mandate.  Efficiency is a key element to ensuring overall project success.  Carlos closely monitors that our meticulous quality levels are maintained, and our costs continue to reflect our estimating efforts.  His extensive construction experience and involvement in notable associations (Renovation Council of the GVHBA and Better Business Bureau Arbitration) enable leading edge Construction Industry Business Practices.

Justin Gill 

Supervisor

Justin is an accomplished carpenter and experienced contractor.  As our Supervisor, he is responsible for the day-to-day progress of our projects.  He ensures job-site safety and efficiency so that, in conjunction with our management team, our construction schedules are met and our budgets are successfully maintained.  Highly versatile, Justin’s’ abilities, on and off tools, make him a valuable member of our quality built team. 

Wayne 

Site Foreman

Wayne successfully graduated from BCIT.  Wayne is our most senior construction employee with 30 years of experience. As a site foreman, he is responsible for overseeing multiple projects from start to finish. Wayne loves working with the crew at Ridgewater as everyone is interested in learning the latest techniques and trends in building. The team’s dedication to learning shows in the work they do. 

Jimmy

Electrical Foreman

Jimmy grew up in South Africa. He studied and was certified in South Africa,  2018 Jimmy moved to Canada and began his electrical apprenticeship. His passion for the trade and commitment to always learning and perfecting his skills earned him his red seal certification in 2019. Jimmy brings more than 15 years of residential and commercial experience to Ridgewater’s Electrical Division as a foreman.

Jenny 

Design Architect

15 years of experience in architectural design and project management for wood frame construction, with related hands-on trades experience. Roles include self-employed designer, intern architect, and project manager; as part of developing a repertoire of architectural design, permitting/bylaw experience, construction knowledge, cost estimating, and project delivery skills for many projects in the Lower Mainland, remote areas of British Columbia, and throughout Canada. 

Lisa

Accountant

Numbers have always been a part of her life. Even while pursuing other interests and broadening her business knowledge.  Lisa has over 10 years’ experience in full cycle accounting for small businesses and self-employed individuals. Her knowledge in creating and implementing efficient office filing and processes to streamline business operations.  Experienced in professional organizing for businesses & individuals all are a huge benefit to Ridgewater

Cayden 

Owner in Training

Cayden was born into this Company. As an owner in training he loves to help out wherever he can. He also has a natural talent for detail and fun which contributes to our clients lighter side. Our clients have said that Cayden has a wonderful personality and is a pleasure to deal with.

Tasha

Office Pup

Tasha is an integral part of the team at Ridgewater. Although Tashas’ construction experience is limited, our little Pug brings unlimited love to our team.  In addition to providing emotional support and comic relief to office staff. Her favorite past times include bringing you a squeaky toy to play with, jumping on you and snuggling in your lap.

Our Committment

Our professional commitment to excellence and dedicated team of the finest trades ensures customer satisfaction from concept to completion. Our goal is to provide a superior experience by developing and maintaining relationships with our clients based on honesty and integrity.

Integrity means standing tall and adhering to one’s principles, every day.

We are committed to giving our full attention to every step of every project. It all starts with our strategic pre-planning to manage logistics, safety, and develop innovative techniques to overcome the most challenging obstacles.  Our process allows us to anticipate, evaluate and prevent potential problems before they happen.

Excellence means being proactive and going above and beyond on every task. It means adding value, not taking shortcuts.

We are committed to providing a skilled and knowledgeable workforce, dedicated not only to customer satisfaction, but to Each Other. We are built strong by who we are. Trusting and respecting one another ensures that our company will continue to stand strong. We are committed to the development of our greatest asset: the current and future workforce.

MANAGEMENT TEAM

THE PROFESSIONALS

Daryl Berden – Owner / Marketing

Daryl has earned a reputation as a efficient and meticulous contractor with a history of satisfied customers spanning 30 years.  Dedicated to the highest level of quality and customer satisfaction. Daryl’s passion for his clients and projects is reflected in the quality of work and his portfolio of successful jobs.  This clearly portrays his creativity, construction ability, attention to detail and quality of work.  If you’re looking for the  best detail oriented, full service contractor to manage your major home renovation or dream home build – Be rest assured your project is in good hands with Daryl!  Let’s Build Something Great with Ridgewater!

 

Carlos Mendonca – Coordinator

Carlos maintains client relations and project communication.  He is dedicated to the assurance of the high standards of value we mandate.  Efficiency is a key element to ensuring overall project success.  Carlos closely monitors that our meticulous quality levels are maintained, and our costs continue to reflect our estimating efforts.  His extensive construction experience and involvement in notable associations (Renovation Council of the GVHBA and Better Business Bureau Arbitration) enable leading edge Construction Industry Business Practices.

 

Justin Gill – Supervisor

Justin is an accomplished carpenter and experienced contractor.  As our Supervisor, he is responsible for the day-to-day progress of our projects.  He ensures jobsite safety and efficiency so that, in conjunction with our management team, our construction schedules are met and our budgets are successfully maintained.  Highly versatile, Justin’s’ abilities, on and off tools, make him valuable member of our team.  

 

Wayne – Site Foreman

Wayne successfully graduated from BCIT.  Wayne is our most senior construction employee with 30 years of experience. As a site foreman, he is responsible for overseeing multiple projects from start to finish. Wayne loves working with the crew at Ridgewater as everyone is interested in learning the latest techniques and trends in building. The team’s dedication to learning shows in the work they do. 

 

Angie – Office Manager

Angie has been with us since the beginning. As an Office Manager she oversees our daily office operations, administration, bookkeeping and marketing. She also has a natural talent for detail and design which contributes to our clients conceptual drawings. Our clients have said that Angie has a wonderful personality and is a pleasure to deal with.