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Now Hiring: Designer/Draftsperson – Architectural Technician

July 20, 2018

At KLC, our Designer/Draftsperson creates designs for new construction projects, renovations and redevelopments. Using competent knowledge and high-level drawing skills they design spaces that are functional, safe, sustainable and aesthetically…

At KLC, our Designer/Draftsperson creates designs for new construction projects, renovations and redevelopments. Using competent knowledge and high-level drawing skills they design spaces that are functional, safe, sustainable and aesthetically pleasing. Essential Duties & Responsibilities Interprets plans, diagrams, blueprints, sketches, specifications, and working drawings Prepares detailed design drawings; installation drawings using Revit (CAD) software; uses […]

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“Workversary”- 5 Things I’ve Learned Working at Kawartha Lakes Construction

April 30, 2017

This past month marked my 3rd year working at Kawartha Lakes Construction and in the world of custom builds and renovations. Growing up, my Dad built two of our homes…

This past month marked my 3rd year working at Kawartha Lakes Construction and in the world of custom builds and renovations. Growing up, my Dad built two of our homes on his own so I had a first row view of the myriad of factors, the hard work and the planning that goes into building […]

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Half-Load Season: What is it and how does it impact your building project?

March 2, 2017

If you grew up in the Kawarthas, chances are you are familiar with half-load season. However, for many of our clients who are not local to the region the concept…

If you grew up in the Kawarthas, chances are you are familiar with half-load season. However, for many of our clients who are not local to the region the concept of half-loads is not common knowledge and it can be difficult for them to understand why a project could be slowed down as spring approaches. […]

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Renovation Mistakes from DIY Expert

May 31, 2016

One of my favourite blogs to follow is A Beautiful Mess, run by two sisters Elsie & Emma Larson. They have taken the concept of DIY to the next level and…

One of my favourite blogs to follow is A Beautiful Mess, run by two sisters Elsie & Emma Larson. They have taken the concept of DIY to the next level and have built themselves quite a little empire focused on home decor projects, recipes, and crafts. Elsie recently posted on lessons she learned from navigating her own home renovation […]

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Kawartha Lakes Construction Wins Best Of Houzz Award

February 24, 2016

Kawartha Lakes Construction of Lakefield has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” for Design by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The Design/Build firm, which has serving the…

Kawartha Lakes Construction of Lakefield has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” for Design by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The Design/Build firm, which has serving the Kawartha Lakes area since 1988, was chosen by the more than 25 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than […]

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Modern & Functional Garages Increasingly in Demand Throughout Peterborough & the Kawarthas

May 16, 2016

Here at KLC, it’s always interesting to observe the trends in project types that homeowners contact our office about from season to season. Some trends are predictable…when the snow begins…

Here at KLC, it’s always interesting to observe the trends in project types that homeowners contact our office about from season to season. Some trends are predictable…when the snow begins to melt, we can count on receiving a surge in calls from home & cottage owners feeling inspired to revamp their deck and outdoor living […]

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Island Construction: The KLC Way

February 26, 2016

It’s no secret that winter construction presents its own unique set of challenges to Ontario builders. To put it simply, when the snow flies, life at job sites becomes a…

It’s no secret that winter construction presents its own unique set of challenges to Ontario builders. To put it simply, when the snow flies, life at job sites becomes a little more complicated and lot slower. The extreme cold is not only tough on workers; tools and heavy equipment operate more slowly and break down […]

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The Value of Thermal Imaging in Your Home Renovation

October 30, 2015

Since its development in the late 1950’s for military purposes, the thermal imaging camera has evolved and adapted and is currently used in many other fields. The technology is commonly…

Since its development in the late 1950’s for military purposes, the thermal imaging camera has evolved and adapted and is currently used in many other fields. The technology is commonly used for surveillance, medical screening and research. Firefighters use the cameras to see through smoke and locate hot spots of fires (and people). Power line […]

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