We say custom, and we mean custom. Because we design and build in-house, we're able to save our customers money while building them the house they've been dreaming of. You choose everything from tile, to carpet, to exterior textures and overall floorplan & design. We use solid wood doors, solid hardwood floors, efficient energy windows, Corian countertops, real wood cabinets, and we drywall and tape our garages. If you can dream it, we can build it. Scroll through some projects below to see what just a few of our hundreds of customers have conjured up.



Lot Size: 1.54 Acres

Town: Steamboat Springs

Area: Elk River Estates

~2600 sf Home with 4 Bedrooms, an office and 2.5 Baths. Hardwood floors through great room, carpeted bedrooms. Luxury kitchen. High end finishes throughout. 




.29 Acre Industrial Lot

3050 sf of Warehouse & Showroom/Offices

3 Residential Rentals Above



4-Bedroom / 3-Bathroom

2308 sf Living Space + 500 sf Garage

Main-floor living area with three bedrooms on the main floor accompanied by a large back deck with views of the mountain. Walkout basement with additional living space as well as private guest quarters. Upgraded kitchen & master bathroom.

Deb Live/Work


2 bed / 2.5 bath

1400 sf Residence

1242 sf Warehouse & Studio

Custom Stand-Alone Live/Work building with a large shop and separate residence. 



3 bed / 2.5 bath

Size: ~2370sf

Oversized 2 Car Garage

Views of the ski mountain. See photos for plans. Vaulted Great room & Master Bedroom. Second living area upstairs. 

End             (Steamboat)


​Number of rooms: 3 BED / 2.5 BATH

Size: 2335  square feet

Set on Stagecoach Reservoir this gorgeous home boasts Timber framing on the front and back decks. A large Great Room with Aspen tongue and groove ceiling, Open Master with walkout to large back deck. Double shower and oversized master closet. Chef's kitchen, 3 Car heated garage, solid wood floors throughout, Two bedrooms and a bonus room upstairs with an additional bathroom. 


​Number of rooms: 3 BED / 2.5 BATH

        + Mother In Law Apartment Over Garage

Size: 2320 square feet

Perched atop a hill in a family neighborhood in West Steamboat, this beautiful home has an open great room with a bright kitchen and eat-at bar. Three bedrooms upstairs with en-suite master each have their own views of surrounding mountains. The mother-in-law unit above the two car garage provides a wonderful guest space or a rental unit without worry about secondary noise.


​Number of rooms: 4 BED / 3.5 BATH

Size: 2900 square feet

Located in the iconic Barn Village subdivision, endless outdoor activities are right outside your door. This newly built home offers four bedrooms, and three and a half baths. Ground level master bedroom with bath, kitchen with walk-in butler's pantry, dining, living and laundry rooms, as well as a heated oversized two car garage. Upstairs offers a large family room with vaulted ceilings as well as three bedrooms and two baths. Designed in a mountain contemporary style with high end finishes throughout, this home is ready to enjoy. The brand new HOA community building features a pool, excercise equipment and recreational space

Lot 21         (Stagecoach)

​Number of rooms: 3 BED / 2 BATH

Size: 1895 square feet


​Number of rooms: 4 BED + Office / 3 BATH

Size: 2400  square feet

A gorgeous open floor plan takes pride in a double height living room complete with catwalk connecting to upstairs bedrooms. Bright kitchen displays floating shelves and counter to ceiling tile. 

Melland    (Stagecoach)

​Number of rooms: 3 BED + office / 2.5 BATH

Size: 1800 square feet

Located in the quiet Stagecoach area in Oak Creek, CO, this 4 bedroom home has an unimpeded view of Stagecoach Reservoir. An open layout perfectly suited the needs of this particular client. Stainless appliances, a gas range, and Corian countertops create a kitchen any cook would enjoy.

Lot 19        (Stagecoach)

​Number of rooms: 4 BED  / 2.5 BATH

Size: 1800 square feet

Settled in the Coyote Run neighborhood in Stagecoach, this home touts a double vaulted great room with angular windows looking out at the mountains behind. An Alder front door with sidelights creates a welcoming entrance.

Lot 77


Lot Size: .17 Acres

Town: Steamboat Springs

Area: Sunlight Subdivision

~2060 sf Home with 4 Bedrooms (two masters), an office and 3.5 Baths. Hardwood floors through great room, carpeted bedrooms. Luxury kitchen, Wolf & Sub Zero appliances. High end finishes throughout. 

Big Jack Condos


5-Unit Live/Work Complex

~1150 sf Residences over Industrial Space

5 New live/work rental units built for Kruse Builders surrounding a central parking area.

Kruse Live/Work


3 bed / 2.5 bath

1400 sf Residence

600 sf Office

2800 sf Warehouse & Shop

Custom Stand-Alone Live/Work building with a large shop and separate residence. 



3 bed / 2 bath

Size: 1666 sf 

2 Car Garage

Corner lot with a modernized east coast farmhouse style home. Compact layout still boasts everything one could need: entry, laundry room, 2 bedrooms, Master Suite with deck walkout. Open living area & Wraparound deck.

Ranch        (Oak Creek)

​Number of rooms: 4 BED / 2.5 BATH

Size: 2000  square feet

Set apart from the masses in Creek Ranch lies this beatiful home and matching barn. Large, double vaulted Great Room, en suite master with walkout to the large wraparound back deck. Double shower and oversized master closet. Chef's kitchen, 2 Car garage, solid wood floors throughout. Matching barn with space in trusses for a future mother-in-law apartment.

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