Our Company

Cada Construction has been proudly serving the Ottawa building, renovation and project rescue markets for over 35 years.

 

Cada Construction is recognized for its quality workmanship, project and construction management expertise and workplace safety. The Cada Construction team prides itself on building lasting client and partner relationships and a commitment to delivering high quality, superior results and service that exceeds clients’ expectations and vision.

Our people are our greatest asset. Cada Construction’s talented team of well-trained carpenters and long-standing employees work hard, doing what it takes to get the job done right.

Our People

Clark Cada

Owner

As the owner and chief estimator of Cada Construction, Clark’s expertise is founded over 35 years of experience as a reputable General Contractor and Construction Manager in the Ottawa area.

 

John Reynolds

Senior Project Manager

John brings over 35 years of experience and oversees all our major projects. He anticipates and coordinates the trades and finds creative solutions when required.

 

Ron McKay

Architectural Technologist - Project Manager

Ron, an architectural technologist, who we stole from B.J.Hobin Architecture, supports the Cada team with his vast knowledge of building and management.

Mary Knox

Office Manager - Controller

With over 25 years of experience as a controller, Mary is our accountant and office manager who excels at fostering client relations.

Amy Cada

Project Manager - Estimator

Amy brings new energy to our team. Always upbeat, she manages projects on site and from the office, as well as estimating, marketing and client relations.

Chris Lidster

Lead Carpenter - Site Supervisor

A second-generation residential construction carpenter, Chris is the trusted lead carpenter and site supervisor on many of our custom home projects.

Peter Haltiner

Lead Carpenter - Site Supervisor

A carpenter in the Ottawa area for over 25 years, Peter is incredibly knowledgeable and takes pride in producing meticulous work.

Jim Wright

Lead Carpenter - Site Supervisor

Jim brings more than 25 years experience to the Cada Team. He is a very detailed dedicated finishing carpenter.

Joe Tardioli

Carpenter

Joe’s wealth of residential construction knowledge has been developed over years of experience managing teams in new builds and renovation projects across the city.

Danny Durocher

Carpenter

Danny is a versatile experienced carpenter with a positive attitude and a knack for design. Always friendly, he works hard to make sure our clients are satisfied.

Andrew Milliken

Carpenter

Andrew was a student labourer for Cada in the past. He has now completed his apprenticeship and will soon write to become a fully licensed carpenter.

Pat Wright

Labourer

Pat has been in the construction industry many years. He is quiet and hardworking. He keeps our job sites well maintained while helping the carpenters as required.

Stuart Mohr

Truck Driver - Labourer

Stuart deals with all material orders and deliveries from our suppliers. He helps on jobs sites when needed and aspires to be an apprentice carpenter soon.

Michel Gravelle

In Memory - May 6, 1951- May 10, 2017

Michel was the heart and soul of Cada Construction for over 35 years. Always smiling, he kept our job sites running smoothly and our team happy. Our dear friend and colleague will be missed forever.

Frank Lucas

In Memory, June 20, 1945 - October 23, 2011

Frank was a team player and a friend to all his clients. He is missed by all of us at Cada.

Working With Cada

  • Award-winning
    construction

    No design challenge is too great for the innovation and creativity of the Cada Construction team.

  • Well-trained staff

    All members of the staff are well-trained and have worked together for many years, bringing quality and value to our clients.

  • Detailed estimates and
    well-documented workplans

    Detailed estimates and well-documented scopes of work provide all customers – large and small – with exact specifications, reference documents and reliable budgets.

  • Strong relationships
    with sub-trades

    We have built a network of trust and pride among our sub-trades, each of whom helps deliver results on all our projects.

  • All work is guaranteed

    Quality is never compromised. All work is guaranteed and a 1-year warranty is provided.

  • Customer satisfaction through
    the project is our top prioirty

    We strive for complete customer satisfaction every step of every project.

Testimonial

We do really appreciate how you stand behind your work and your word.

- Robert and Catherine Bell Homeowners

Community Involvement

The team at Cada Construction values the community in which we all live and work and is committed to reaching out to our community.

  • Ride the Rideau (Cancer Research at Ottawa Hospital)
  • Easter Seals Ontario
  • Britannia Sailing Clubs
  • Ottawa Hospital Foundation
  • Children’s Village of Ottawa Carleton
  • Canadian Cancer Society
  • Ottawa Heart Institute
  • Ottawa Firefighters
  • Ottawa Neighbourhood Services
  • Little Angels
  • Canadian Council for the Blind
  • Relay for Life
  • 24 Hour Tremblant Ski and Cycle
  • Ride for Dad
  • Dovercourt Recreation Association
  • St. Jude’s Mission

The Cada Warranty

Safeguard Your Investment 

The Cada Construction team intends for you to have a trouble-free experience. We recognize that it is not unusual for adjustments to be required after the construction period. At Cada Construction, we are there to support you long after the completion of your project.

The workmanship and material supplied to all of our projects carry a one year warranty against defects. On all of our projects, we meet or surpass the structural requirements of the Ontario Building Code.

Cada Construction is also readily available after completion of all of our renovations and custom homes to make adjustments or corrections to the component parts of the project for a period of one year.

For The New Home Owner

Cada Construction is a registered member of the Tarion Warranty Program. Each new home we build is registered with the program and is covered with the program’s new home warranty. Tarion is the regulator of Ontario’s new home building industry promotes high standards of construction among Ontario’s new home builders. For more information about Tarion Warranty program go to www.tarion.com.