Residential Custom Home Builder
Winsome Construction is an Oregon residential custom home builder with a wide breadth of experience in varied aspects of luxury and high performance green building and construction serving Portland, Salem, Bend, the Willamette Valley, and the North Oregon Coast.
As an Energy Star and Earth Advantage certified residential custom home builder, we have completed projects using Ferrocement, steel framing, Cobb, ICF construction, and advanced wood framing techniques. We have experience with the construction of bioswales, rainwater catchment, gray water reclamation and irrigation systems.
We would love the opportunity to be your residential custom home builder. Contact us at 503-472-7402 to set up a consultation today.
Efficient Use of Natural Resources
Winsome focuses on the efficient use of natural resources in projects with the use of FSC Certified, Reclaimed and Recycled materials, job site waste recycling, home deconstruction and reclamation of materials when appropriate, and built-in home recycling systems. Our structures are tight and efficient utilizing high quality materials and superior construction methods to ensure that they will serve their inhabitants well for generations.
Healthy Indoor Air Quality
Winsome also focuses on ensuring healthy indoor air quality by using low VOC & non toxic materials, such as wood, stone, ceramic & wool. Incorporating radon, mold and mildew mitigation practices ensures that the building is not creating poor indoor air quality. Heat Recovery Ventilators in the homes provide whole house ventilation to mitigate off gassing & ensure a healthy level of fresh air exchange.
Winsome emphasizes energy conservation & efficiency both in the construction and the continued functioning of the structure over its lifetime. Standard techniques & technologies include spray foam insulation, super insulated floors & ceilings, low E glazed windows, energy star appliances & fixtures, Compaq fluorescent & LED lights, radiant floor heating, heat pumps, zone heating, solar water panels and more.
Winsome Construction is a proud member of the U.S. Green Building Council, as well as being certified for the Energy Star and Earth Advantage Programs. With 5 building projects being certified Platinum by LEED for Homes, and many, many Earth Advantage Platinum homes, we can offer the certification path that works best for your project.
We are members of the following local & national professional organizations:
LEED and the related logo is a trademark owned by the U.S. Green Building Council and is used with permission.
“Winsome Construction masterfully blends aesthetics, functionality, and ecological integrity to create truly heartwarming dwellings. In an age of cutting corners and shabby construction, they instead choose to passionately pioneer a modern return to true craftsmanship.”
Neal & Clara