You often hear horror stories about construction projects. My whole experience over the past year has been simply fun. Sure there were issues to be resolved along the way but those were always approached with facts in hand and promptly addressed. The end product is awesome. I love my house. This is a top notch company of real humans who operate at the highest integrity and surround themselves with others who do the same. I can’t say enough good things about Kyle Keever and his team. A big thank you!
Original review posted on facebook here Heather Stephens Home Remodel Review
Description of Work: Demolition of existing house and build a new custom house. We hired Keever and Associates to build our new custom house after we had completed the design and drawings, and after we had started the permitting process at the City. Kyle met with us to discuss the plans, drawings, and our overall sense of the project. Kyle was very helpful in giving us options that informed our decisions on everything from siding choices to fittings and finishes. Once the project scope was decided, Kyle provided a detailed schedule from demolition to completion. Overall, we were very happy with the entire project from start to finish. Kyle had a very professional, knowledgeable, friendly team, who were quite happy to show and explain to us what was going to happen that day. Kyle met with us on-site every week to outline the plans for the week, and provide us any information we needed for decisions to be made by us. Overall, we had very good communications with Kyle, and the (approximately 9 month) project came in on budget and schedule. After being in the house now for a year and a half, we are still very happy with the outcome of the project. We would definitely contract with Keever and Associates again without hesitation.
Original review posted on google here:Donlon Custom Home Review
Marc Ramme –
I will hire Keever and Associates again in a heartbeat. Kyle and team engaged in a custom/unique home overhaul including foundation, framing, siding, windows, and finishes. They knew their trade, they did the right thing at all times, were responsive, and were highly professional in all aspects, both before, during, and after the work. There are few contractors out there who successfully combine these characteristics in the way that Keever does. 5 star recommendation.
Original review posted on google here: Ramme Home Remodeling Review
I’m writing as a board member and individual unit owner of a 27 unit condominium complex in Seattle. Around 2007 we realized we had significant water damage to the envelope of our building (roof, decks, windows, outer walkways) so we began the process of interviewing contractors, architects, lawyers, and the like. Our board was originally very divided in opinion as to the correct course of action and style of contractor to hire but thankfully Keever & Associates rose to the top as an excellent choice that would satisfy both ends of the spectrum. The company representatives, Ed & Kyle Keever, offered their personal time in the evenings for several rounds of interviews accommpanied with detailed proposals. Throughout the process, it was very apparent to me they were straight forward, honest men who were running a family business and after meeting so many cheesy, greasy, fast talking, or for that matter, very “high end” contractors, I felt the most comfortable giving our 1.3 M project to them.
We hired Keever & Associates and worked with them over the last 2 1/2 years and now our repairs are done – on time and within budget. Everyone on their team was hard working and thorough. They orchastrated the project while all tenants remained living on site which was an amazing accomplishment. They communicated with the board and tenants on each stage of the project and they did several additional jobs without charging us because they knew it wasn’t complete without them.
I highly recommend Keever & Associates. I will be using them for my personal constuction projects in the future and wish them many successes.
Katy Willis – HOA board member – Lake Union House Condominiums , Seattle, WA
I interviewed multiple different contractors in the Seattle area to find the right fit for my tenant improvement project. Keever and associates was by far the best. Not even close.
In the often shady world of general contracting, Kyle Keever’s honesty, dependability, and integrity are a welcome change. I actually looked forward each interaction I had with not only Kyle but also with the group of subcontractors he chose to work with. They were always attentive and prompt in dealing with any issue that developed, and were flexible in allowing me to arrange whatever work I chose to do on my own. I appreciated how Kyle listened to my desires, and remained as budget conscious as I was! His bid was very competitive and he stuck to it.
I was so pleased with this company, I actually enjoyed writing them a check because they clearly deserved it!
I absolutely give this company the highest recommendation possible, and am completely convinced that they are the best Seattle contracting company in the area.
Josh Penner – Magnolia Chiropractic and Message
My wife and I hired Keever and Associates to convert our crawlspace into an unfinished daylight basement. We tried getting bids from several local contractors, but most didn’t even bother to respond. After comparing the bids we did get, Keever and Associates’ was the most competitive. They were more than willing to tailor the work performed to fit within our budget. From the bid to the finished project, Kyle kept us informed of the project’s progress and was very responsive in answering all questions. During construction some minor water damage was found (because of an original construction defect). He provided a very reasonable quote to replace some siding and flashing to fix the issue. When there was a problem with a newly installed window, Kyle made sure the manufacturer came out and fixed it to our satisfaction. They are honest, hard working and do quality work. I highly recommend Keever and Associates, and will definitely use them again!
Todd Schulze – Home owner
David Robins – Seattle
We had the Keever company do a home office build-out, converting a garage and shop area into a very sleek looking graphic design firm’s office. They were always very responsive, reliable, and detail oriented. It was a great experience working with them, and I’d recommend them to anyone needing a top-notch contractor for a residential project of any size.
Kathy Coart – Clyde Hill
Keevers helped us to enlarge our family room and kitchen space into a wonderful useable room. We also extended the deck. Having been very pleased with their complete attention to our project then we hired them to remodel our outdated downstairs family room and office space. Both Ed and Kyle were always available to answer questions or come to see what we felt needed to be discuss. They hire very reliable people. People you feel comfortable being in your home and respecting your property. At the end of each day everything was picked up and put away. All in all a very nice building experience. Thanks. Kathie Coart
Greg Valaza – Seattle
Hired Keever and Associates to replace an old garage shed that was falling down. The new project involved building a 15′ tall garage to house a single post lift so that I could store 2 cars in the foot print of a single car garage to maximize the relatively small lot I have in Wallingford. I am very happy with the results – the mitered corners, knee braces and other craftman touches nicely match my 100 year old house. Kyle is a straight talking, honest person to deal with and I felt like I was always in the loop about what was going on. I could not be happier about the experience and the results.
Mary and Richard O’Donnell – Bellevue
Keever and Associates did a remodel for us years ago (Seattle bedroom addition, extension of the dining room, and adding a garage.) They were easy to work with and did a great job for us. So when we wanted to do some major upgrades to our home we had them back again. The results were wonderful. Ed and Kyle are honest people. That was extremely important to us also. Plus they made sure the job was done correctly and we were happy with what we got. Mary and Richard
Debbie and Henry Bishofburger – Kirkland
Keever and Assoc remodeled our home in 2002 – 2003. We not only did not understand the process in the beginning but also had my wonderful Father with dementia living with us at the time. Not only did Ed, Kyle and Karson do a stellar job with the house remodeling Kirkland, keeping us informed with every step, but they also were very compassionate and aware of the safety factors with my Dad. Everyday they cleaned up and reviewed what they had done and let us know what would happen next. They even built a special door with a lock so my Dad would not wander to the area that was open. If anything needed to be added, there was a photo taken and a great explanation. They had excellent subs for the job also. We still use some of them for our home and a rental we have locally. We added many things on to the contract and they kept the bookkeeping very clear and fair. We continually receive compliments on how amazing the house looks. We have remained friends and use Keever and Assoc for any of our current contractor needs. Thanks for a job well done! Debbie and Henry
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