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Our step-by-step process combined with high level customer service, allows you to feel confident that your needs are being met. Our skilled craftsman and dedicated industry professionals specialize in handling every task down to the finest detail. The end result is a home that is a reflection of your lifestyle.

A remodel, an addition, or a custom home, we can create the additional space you desire or update your home with luxurious features. We have the team in place with 25 years combined construction experience to suit your needs, along with the service you deserve.

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Staff Bio’s

We asked everyone in the office a few questions to help you get to know them better. Below are their answers. Bio pics coming soon.

Jim Burbridge


Family: Wife Carrie; four kids – Coleton, Wyatt, Elijah, & Reese

Birthplace: Seattle, WA

Currently residing in: Orting, WA

Education/Degree: Central Washington University; Bachelor in Science in Construction Management 22

Inspiration: My inspiration comes from the excitement in the client as the project unfolds and everything falls into place. Seeing the quality of the project being executed, and seeing the client’s happiness in the end

Hobbies: Hunting & riding dirt bikes with my family

Over 20 years of experience

Scott Overby


Family: Wife Jami; four kids – Christopher, Josilyn, Maddie, & Sophie

Birthplace: Auburn, WA

Currently residing in: Puyallup, WA

Education/Degree: Certified Graduate Remodeler & Aging in Place Specialist from Master Builders 18

Inspiration: Pairing the design side of a project with the build side, and seeing it all come to fruition.

Hobbies: Golfing, working out, going to Pacific Raceways, & spending time with my family.

Over 18 years experience

Amy Moore

Senior Designer

Birthplace: Missoula, MT

Currently residing in: Bremerton, WA

Education: Art Institute of Seattle

Inspiration: One of the most rewarding aspects of interior design is seeing how a thoughtful design can impact my clients in ways they never imagined.  I also enjoy space planning and figuring out new ways to re-invent a space with something as simple as redirecting the traffic pattern.

Hobbies: Off the clock, when I’m not spending time with my family, I find ways to be involved in design whether it’s researching current trends on Houzz, gathering inspiration pictures for current projects, or studying Feng Shui & color theory.

Over 20 years’ experience

Michelle Tallent

Interior Designer

Birthplace:  Tacoma WA

Currently residing in:  Orting WA

Education:  Clover Park Tech. College

Inspiration:  To create, to change, to improve.

Hobbies:  High School group youth leader; weekly meetings/events/camp/retreats/ conferences/fundraising, design work for friends & family, volunteering at my community Clothing Closet, chaperoning Band Camp/school dances etc.

Over 8 years’ experience

Kiera Nelson

Interior Designer

Birthplace: Omaha, NE

Currently residing in: Tacoma, WA

Education/Degree: Art Institute of Seattle

Inspiration: I truly love the opportunity to change someone’s life by tailoring a space to make it their own.  There’s nothing better than coming home from a horrible day, and as soon as you open the door, none of it matters because you’re “home.” Priceless!

Hobbies: When I’m not having family dinners, I enjoy watching movies, cooking, anything to do with the outdoors, working out, & watching sports.

Over 4 years’ experience

Meg Ward

Interior Designer

Birthplace: Tacoma, WA

Currently residing in: Orting, WA

Education: Clover Park Technical College

Inspiration: I grew up with a strong interested in Interior Design. I have always loved how the atmosphere of a space is highly dependent on mindful planning and a careful selection of materials.

Hobbies: I love to go on driving adventures and exploring new destinations. I enjoy drawing, painting, photography and any kind of craftiness. I also keep myself busy spending time with friends and being involved in different activities at my church.

Over 2 years’ experience

Amelia Roderick

Interior Designer

Birthplace: Anchorage, AK

Currently residing in: Graham, WA

Education: Northwest Nazarene University, Clover Park Technical College

Inspiration: Nature, the area we live in provides boundless inspiration.  

Hobbies: Singing, Photography, Sewing, Painting, and Lighting Design

Over 1 years’ experience

Marie Lucas

Interior Designer

Birthplace: Renton, WA

Currently residing in: Auburn, WA

Education: Highline College

Inspiration: I believe that a person’s surroundings affect something deep inside them, influencing their happiness and satisfaction with their life. I love to create beautiful, inspiring, and functional spaces for my clients. A home should serve a person in exactly the way they need it to, and my goal is to figure out that function and aesthetic for each client and make it happen!

Hobbies: When I’m not spending time with my 3 children, I enjoy drawing, hiking, watching entire tv series on Netflix late at night, and cooking.

Over 2 years’ experience

Steve Leonard

Project Manager

Birthplace: Framingham, MA

Currently residing in: Puyallup, WA

Education: Washington State University

Inspiration: I enjoy helping customers create their dream home

Hobbies:  Camping, hiking, skiing

Over 25 years’ experience

Andrew Hovde

Project Coordinator

Birthplace: Tacoma, WA

Currently residing in: University Place, WA

Education: Pierce College & Seattle Central

Inspiration: My greatest satisfaction in my work life is seeing a client’s joy and appreciation when we have exceeded their expectations and delivered a one-of-a-kind solution for their renovation project.

Hobbies:  Spending time with my family, woodworking, scuba diving, travel

Over 10 years’ experience

Vicki Iverson

Warehouse Manager / Purchasing Agent

Birthplace: Tacoma, WA

Currently residing in: Puyallup, WA

Education: Business Management & various training course

Inspiration: focus on quality time with family, friends and my 6 grandchildren.

Hobbies: I enjoy gardening, travel and home improvement projects.

Over 28 years’ experience