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.



4-Bedroom plus office / 3.5 Bath

2160 sf Living Space

Sunlight Subdivision

This beautiful home has many standout upgrades, including a custom built steel staircase with white oak slat wall and free standing fireplace.  Upgraded lighting, fixtures and finishes throughout create a truly custom home.



4-Bedroom  plus office/ 2.5-Bathroom

2060 sf Living Space + 675sf Unfinished Basement

This modern main floor consists of an open floor plan living area, kitchen, dining, with a small office just around the corner. The second level offers 4 bedrooms including a master suite with upgraded bathroom and an oversized laundry room. 



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. 



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. 




.29 Acre Industrial Lot

3050 sf of Warehouse & Showroom/Offices

3 Residential Rentals Above

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. 




​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: 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. 


​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

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 Size: .29 Acres

Town: Steamboat Springs Downtown

Address: 1910/1912 Indian Trails

We are in the process of building a beautiful custom home on this lot in the new, Sunlight Neighborhood. The front unit will be 1750 sf, and will include 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms and a den. It will include an oversize, attached 2 car garage (which would include the only shared wall) and huge rooftop deck with amazing western facing views of Sleeping Giant.

The back unit will also include 1750sf of finished living space. This will consist of 3 bedrooms plus an office and 2 bathrooms all on a single story. The 2 car attached garage will once again be the only shared wall. 

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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