Custom Home & Cottage Construction:  General Contractor serving Muskoka!

Ben Hopkins - Muskoka builder

Ben Hopkins, B.A.Sc.



Classic Muskoka Homes is a general contractor and home builder offering custom home construction and project management services to our clients in Muskoka Lakes, Lake of Bays, Bracebridge, Gravenhurst and Huntsville Townships, Ontario.

Leave the complexities of construction to us and we will deliver a move-in ready custom home or cottage on-schedule and within the project budget.  

Classic Muskoka Homes delivers high-quality turn-key construction.

We have trained for Passive House design and construction with the Canadian Passive House Institute:

We offer clients lasting real estate value by building well-crafted custom homes and cottages. We insist on fine craftsmanship and we ensure thorough energy-efficiency detailing in our home and cottage construction projects. 

Ben Hopkins is a qualified Construction Manager and Supervisor trained to coordinate your construction project's Health & Safety imperatives.

We have completed the ENERGY STAR® Builder Workshop.

When you hire Classic Muskoka Homes to build your project, you benefit by having a qualified home designer on-site daily to ensure that a high quality of construction is achieved.

As a general contractor, we work with qualified and experienced local building trades.  Hiring experienced Muskoka construction trades will ensure a quality finish and will minimize the cost of your home or cottage building project. 

If you already have construction plans for your new home or cottage, hire Classic Muskoka Homes as a general contractor to manage your project and to build your custom home in Muskoka. If you don't have construction drawings yet, Classic Muskoka Homes can draft a set of custom home or cottage construction plans from your ideas!  

Click to learn more about our custom home design service! 

We can provide you with a cost estimate for construction based on preliminary plans, or we can offer you a quotation and fixed-price contract based on complete construction drawings and specifications.

Classic Muskoka Homes is a manufacturer-trained builder of energy-efficient insulated-concrete-form (ICF) foundations.  Ask us about the environmental benefit offered by building with Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) forms rather than Extruded Polystyrene (XPS) foam insulated concrete forms. 

We are available for sub-contracted fine homebuilding work as a framing contractor and finish carpenter in Muskoka! 

We can act as project manager by contracting with and coordinating the construction trades building your custom home, or we can play a strictly hands-on role as a framing contractor and finish carpentry crew under a consultant's (or our client's) project management. 

We're your key to high-quality home construction in Muskoka!

Classic Muskoka Homes' general-contracted custom home and cottage construction projects will be turned over to our clients complete with 7-year new home warranty coverage provided through the Tarion Warranty Corporation

Our single goal as a general contractor and custom home builder is to provide lasting value to new home and cottage owners in exchange for their investment in Muskoka! 

Thinking about timber frame construction?  Please visit the skilled craftsmen at the Cutting Brothers Inc. 


Classic Muskoka Homes:  Enduring custom home & cottage construction!



P.O. Box 1462, Bracebridge, Ontario, P1L 1V5  Canada

Phone: 1-705-645-9627




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