Suite expertise.

In your backyard.

Building a Garden suite can be overwhelming. We manage the complexities of design and construction. We’ll do the heavy lifting and provide you with a beautiful result. 

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Suite expertise.

In your backyard.

Building a Garden suite can be overwhelming. We manage the complexities of design and construction. We’ll do the heavy lifting and provide you with a beautiful result.

Your Edmonton
& Calgary Area
Garden Suite Specialists.

CONTACT US TODAY

Your Edmonton & Calgary Area
Garden Suite Specialists.

CONTACT US TODAY

We manage the headaches.

There are unique challenges with small-scale design and tight jobsites. We’ll guide you through the permitting maze and avoid many of the common pitfalls of construction.

WHAT WE DO
Complicated Bylaws
There are many rules & regulations to stay on top of. Zoning, overlays, special areas…there’s lots to understand before starting a design.
Costly Overruns
We’ve built multiple suites: We know our construction costs and the build process. Nobody likes expensive surprises.
Endless Decisions
There are countless decisions to make before breaking ground. We shield you from the onslaught and take on the decisions up front.
Site Conditions
Each building site is unique. We evaluate each site for any challenges or constraints that could cause problems down the road.
Outdated Utilities
New construction doesn’t always interface well with old infrastructure. We’ll explain how best to update, re-route and budget for your new utilities.
Project Delays
We can’t completely avoid project delays, but we’ll reduce their length and impact. We understand where delays usually occur on a project.

We manage the headaches.

There are unique challenges with small-scale design and tight jobsites. We’ll guide you through the permitting maze and avoid many of the common pitfalls of construction.

Complicated Bylaws

There are many rules & regulations to stay on top of. Zoning, overlays, special areas…there’s lots to understand before starting a design.

Costly Overruns

We’ve built multiple suites: We know our construction costs and the build process. Nobody likes expensive surprises.

Endless Decisions

There are countless decisions to make before breaking ground. We shield you from the onslaught and take on the decisions up front.

Site Conditions

Each building site is unique. We evaluate each site for any challenges or constraints that could cause problems down the road

Outdated Utilities

New construction doesn’t always interface well with old infrastructure. We’ll explain how best to update, re-route and budget for your new utilities.

Project Delays

We can’t completely avoid project delays, but we’ll reduce their length and impact. We understand where delays usually occur on a project.
– OUR VALUE PROPOSITION

Eliminate the Guesswork.

Tap into our experience and knowledge. We professionally manage our projects with a passion for quality and efficiency.

Save Time & Money

Save time and money by letting us take on the stress of construction, working with Mother Nature, and coordinating ever-changing project schedules. We’ll free up your time so you can focus on what matters most to you.

Unlock Extra Space & Income

Whether you’re seeking rental income, valuable space for a loved one, or are just looking for some extra square footage, ADU’s (Accessory Dwelling Units) are a flexible and valuable housing form. People use them in so many different ways! They can also add value to your property. 

Passion For Small Spaces

We’ve got a real zeal for small spaces. We’ll collaborate with you to build something that responds to your site, unique needs and lifestyle. 

Creative, Thoughtful Designs

Work with designers who understand small spaces and efficient design. Bring us your design, or we can design a suite for you. We design in-house as well as collaborate with great designers.

Durable, Quality Materials

We select and recommend materials to our clients that are both attractive and durable. Most materials that we work with are low-maintenance and specified with sustainability in mind.
– OUR VALUE PROPOSITION

Eliminate the Guesswork.

Tap into our experience and knowledge. We professionally manage our projects with a passion for quality and efficiency.

Save Time & Money

Save time and money by letting us take on the stress of construction, working with Mother Nature, and coordinating ever-changing project schedules. We’ll free up your time so you can focus on what matters most to you.

Unlock Extra Space & Income

Whether you’re seeking rental income, valuable space for a loved one, or are just looking for some extra square footage, ADU’s Accessory Dwelling Units) are a flexible and valuable housing form. People use them in so many different ways! They can also add value to your property.

Passion For Small Spaces

We’ve got a real zeal for small spaces. We’ll collaborate with you to build something that responds to your site, unique needs and lifestyle.

Creative, Thoughtful Designs

Work with designers who understand small spaces and efficient design. Bring us your design, or we can design a suite for you. We design in-house as well as collaborate with great designers.

Durable, Quality Materials

We select and recommend materials to our clients that are both attractive and durable. Most materials that we work with are low-maintenance and specified with sustainability in mind.

Ready to put a Garden Suite

in your backyard?

GET STARTED
– COST OF CONSTRUCTION

What Will It Really Cost
To Build In My Backyard?

Included in our pricing is everything from demolition to the final coat of paint before handing over the keys. We discuss all project costs so that you have a complete picture of your financial commitment.
MORE ABOUT COSTS
– COST OF CONSTRUCTION

What Will It Really Cost To Build In My Backyard?

Included in our pricing is everything from demolition to the final coat of paint before handing over the keys. We discuss all project costs so that you have a complete picture of your financial commitment.
MORE ABOUT COSTS
– HOW IT WORKS

We start by scheduling a call. This allows us to get aligned around your vision and goals for your project. We’ll ask you some key questions help get the process started. Email us to schedule your Free Consultation today!

FREE CONSULTATION
1.  Schedule a Call
A casual introduction where we learn about your vision for your project, requirements and constraints. We like to better understand your expectations around budget, scope and timelines.
2.  Site Evaluation
This two-part process involves some up-front site research. We’ll deliver a basic drawing and spreadsheet. If the numbers work for everyone, we’ll make a site visit to do a detailed assessment.
3.  Estimate Project
Based on information gathered in the initial call, the Site Evaluation and the site visit, we’ll establish a Project Estimate. At this point, we prepare contracts and plan for construction.
4.  Design & Build
If a design is required, we’ll design your dwelling and coordinate permits. After permits are issued, construction begins. Timelines vary based on complexity of design and method of construction.
– HOW IT WORKS

We start by scheduling a call. This allows us to get aligned around your vision and goals for your project. We’ll ask you some key questions help get the process started. Email us today to schedule your Free Consultation!

FREE CONSULTATION

1.  Schedule a Call

A casual introduction where we learn about your vision for your project, requirements and constraints. We like to better understand your expectations around budget, scope and timelines.

2.  Site Evaluation

This two-part process involves some up-front site research. We’ll deliver a basic drawing and spreadsheet. If the numbers work for everyone, we’ll make a site visit to do a detailed assessment.

3.  Estimate Project

Based on information gathered in the initial call, the Site Evaluation and the site visit, we’ll establish a Project Estimate. At this point, we prepare contracts and plan for construction.

4.  Design & Build

If a design is required, we’ll design your dwelling and coordinate permits. After permits are issued, construction begins. Timelines vary based on complexity of design and method of construction.
– PARTNER MESSAGE
“There are few opportunities where you can build new housing without buying more land. ADU’s (Garden Suites, Garage Suites, Backyard Suites, etc.) can be built on property you already own. This makes for an attractive opportunity for a rental unit or a detached, private addition.”
Riall Laplante, Modworks Inc.
– PARTNER MESSAGE
“There are few opportunities where you can build new housing without buying more land. ADU’s (Garden Suites, Garage Suites, Backyard Suites, etc.) can be built on property you already own. This makes for an attractive opportunity for a rental unit or a detached, private addition.”
Riall Laplante, Modworks Inc.

Curious about your property?

Take advantage of our

Free Site Evaluation.

EVALUATE MY PROPERTY

ADUs (Accessory Dwelling Units) provide homeowners with new housing in their backyard that can serve as a guest house, granny flat, crash pad, or a rental unit. ADU’s come in several shapes and sizes: Single Story, Two Story, Attached Garage, Garage-less, etc. In some cities, basements are even allowed creating more space without expanding Site Coverage.

ADUs Accessory Dwelling Units provide homeowners with new housing in their backyard that can serve as a guest house, granny flat, crash pad, or a rental unit. ADU’s come in several shapes and sizes: Single Story, Two Story, Attached Garage, Garage-less, etc. In some cities, basements are even allowed creating more space without expanding Site Coverage.
– ABOUT MODWORKS
Modworks Inc. is a design-build company. We provide in-house design services and are a licensed General Contractor. Modworks Inc. specializes in small-scale housing including Accessory Dwelling Units, infill projects and rural cabins.
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– ABOUT MODWORKS
Modworks Inc. is a design-build company. We provide in-house design services and are a licensed General Contractor. Modworks Inc. specializes in small-scale housing including Accessory Dwelling Units, infill projects and rural cabins.
© 2020 Modworks Inc.
All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy
Sitemap