Testimonials from our customers

The testimonials below are from our customers. Their personal letters, which mean the world to us, are included.

“Love the timber work in our new house. It’s what really set our new home apart. Great quality and elegant look. A look you could only get from Kettle River!” Vic Marchiel, Sunshine Coast, British Columbia

“Honest hard working company, good understanding of not only architecture but good building techniques.” Ana White, Alaska USA

“David and his team exceeded all our expectations. If I ever build another home there will be no discussion about who will do the work and design for us.” Cathy and Robert Barron, Merritt, B.C.

“From the initial design sessions right through to the on time delivery and erection, to the daily enjoyment of our finished timber frame has made the entire experience feel like a dream come true!!” S. McKinney, Whistler B.C.

“The final product is exactly what we discussed, envisioned and desired – delivered seamlessly with integrity, on time, to specifications and on budget.” Susan and Vic J., Sidney Island, BC

“Without question and or hesitation our firm openly recommends Kettle River Timberworks to anyone looking for a stunning timber package for their project.” The team at Peter Rose Architecture + Interiors, Vancouver, BC

“We are very impressed with the knowledge, experience and professionalism that Dave brings to the table.” Platinum Projects, Vancouver, BC


All in all, a first rate job and worthy of the highest recommendation.” Pete Coldham, Calgary, Alberta

I would strongly recommend Dave and his crew to anyone looking to do a post and beam structure. They understand the concept of truth honesty and respect.” Ken Watts, Calgary, Alberta

“Exceptional professional service, 
quality timber work, 
fantastic team work and friendly work environment.” Peter Dutton, West Vancouver, B.C.

“Everything about this whole experience was extraordinary!” Janine Vertone, West Vancouver, B.C.

“Kettle River Timberworks is an extremely professional company, their knowledge, creativity, and product blends seamlessly to create construction masterpieces.” Brian Geue, President, Crystal Creek Homes Ltd., Halfmoon Bay, BC

“The attention to aesthetic detail was only surpassed by their professional approach and unparalleled level of service.” Rick Roland, Owner, Inside Story Design, Courtney, B.C.

“His creative genius captured the vision we had and allowed the project to become even better than we hoped.” James Wise, Sage Construction, Vancouver, BC

“David and I would highly recommend you, and the crew of Kettle River Timberworks to anyone interested in building a timberframe home.” David & Kelly Jamieson, Chilliwack, B.C.

“Trusses look fabulous – as good or better than we imagined.” Sandra Carlson

“Everyone who has seen the timber framing has been amazed by what it adds to our home.” David Cane & Jeannette Matson, Nicola Lake, B.C.

“I am very pleased with the contemporary look of our cabin and am even more pleased that you came in on budget and on time.” James Dean.

“We are beyond thrilled with how well the timber framing has turned out! It is creating quite the stir up at the lake… ”Mike Hilton.

“Everybody who sees the frame recognizes it as a work of art that is totally appropriate for celebrating the wooden boat building history on this site.” Kathy O.

“This is our heritage! Thank you for being part of it.” Jim Kershaw

“Thanks for all your hard work. The timber is such a great look and feel. I think the project now has ‘soul’.” James Wise

“The final product was far better than we could have produced ourselves.” Rob Parsons

“It is great to see someone like you who aspires to such a high standard.” Ray Bergen

“Kettle River Timberworks Ltd. did an incredible job. Their attention to square, plumb and level was to perfection. These guys are not your average group of erectors. I would recommend them to anyone.” Terry Clayton

“You’ve made a very significant contribution to the building, one that you can take pride in.” George Grams

“I’ve been perusing your site again and am blown away by the range and quality of your projects. You are doing absolutely wonderful work!” John Gower

“We are completely thrilled with the house and it’s very clear how much time and effort you all put into every little detail. It’s truly a work of art.” Janine Vertone



Kettle River Timberworks is a proud member of:

International Log Builders' Association BC Log & Timber Building Industry BC Wood Timber Framer's Guild

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