About Us

Our Story

Woodsmith Construction opened its doors in 2001 and was founded on the belief that it is possible to provide great work and excellent customer service simultaneously. Those core values have helped make us into the successful home renovation company we are today. One that has been able to stand the test of time by providing a transparent and accountable service that makes our process enjoyable from start to finish. Our founder Christopher Smith comes from a family of designers and builders. He grew up on a construction site and has always loved everything that goes into renovating older homes. His love of making new what was old again remains to this day and you can tell anytime you get him talking. Our team also shares that love and it is at the heart of everything we do. We know that with our process of renovating homes for our customers, the result is always an exceptional new home and a very pleased customer.

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Our Mission

Our mission is to help Toronto-East communities revitalize and rebuild their homes into incredible dream homes and spaces. Making sure to do so while also maintaining a great customer experience that is second to none. We achieve this by maintaining the highest standards throughout our process, which is both Accountable and Transparent, so our clients are well informed about what they need to know when they need to know it. Thus ensuring our client’s experience designing, building, or renovating their home is as good as the finished product. We are only finished once our clients are happy. 

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Why Choose Us

The decision to work on one’s home should not be taken lightly. Your home represents your life’s most significant financial investment, which needs to be handled with the respect it deserves. The last thing you should worry about is whether you will be treated fairly or if that work will even be done correctly. With Woodsmith Construction, there is no need to worry, as you and your home will be well looked after. Our promise to you is simple: we will provide an exceptional experience throughout the designing and building of your amazing home. One where the quality and attention to detail are only matched by the care and consideration given to you, your family, and your home. 

Looking for Design Services?

Our in-house team of designers can take care of all your home design and permitting needs. Please click below for a complete list of our design services

Looking for Build Services?

We offer all the same build services without the design element required. Please note a professional design of some sort is still needed.

Matthew Bernstein
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"We had a great experience working with Chris at Woodsmith Construction. He is honest, transparent, realistic, easy to get in touch with and makes himself available to his clients whenever they need him. I would gladly recommend Woodsmith Construction to anyone doing a renovation as Chris made a complicated process a positive experience."
Natalie Zawadowsky
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“Woodsmith Construction Inc. recently completed a full-home renovation on our place, including underpinning and adding a third floor. We couldn’t be happier with the results and the level of service that we received from Chris and his entire team. Chris is an absolute professional who is extremely knowledgeable, dedicated to his craft and was exceptionally responsive at all points in the project to all of our questions and concerns. For us, this timely communication provided a level of comfort and assurance – I cannot imagine doing a project of this scale without it! During the project, the worksite was kept so clean – our neighbours consistently commented on how great and respectful the team was. We were able to complete a huge project with very little tension and to me, that speaks volumes about the manner in which the project was carried out. In terms of the results, we are thrilled. The workmanship, detail and solid construction of our home are all that we hoped for. This workmanship and level of service continued through the final stages of the project, when we were completing the finishing touches. Chris ensured that every small detail was arranged for and completed. Obviously, we highly recommend Woodsmith Construction and are grateful to Chris and his team for the amazing work, professionalism and service they provided.”
Dave Ducan
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“The Woodsmith team did a phenomenal job of rebuilding our house to match our dream on-time and within our budget. Chris (the owner) was always accessible, open to ideas and patient with questions. This made all the difference for us. He understands that a job of this scale is something that an owner will likely only do once, and he offered great advice and put all our fears at ease. We constantly knew exactly how we were tracking to our budget (to the dollar) and our job site was clean and orderly at all times (which our neighbours very much appreciated). We were nervous about our year-long adventure in renos (we’ve all heard horror stories), but Chris helped us spread out decisions over time and provided clear options for any challenges his team encountered, making that year a surprisingly pleasant one. All of the work was top-quality and has garnered unsolicited positive comments from anyone who sees our home (including other contractors working in our neighbourhood). I have no problem recommending Woodsmith; you will be in very good hands.”
Lynn Egan
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"We were very pleased with the results of our renovation project completed by Chris and his team at Woodsmith Construction. As well as a great end-product, Chris provided excellent customer communication services throughout the whole process that were greatly appreciated! We would have no hesitation in recommending Woodsmith Construction and in fact have already booked them for a second project."
Christina Mah Darcy
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"Woodsmith construction just completed a gut job and garage addition for my husband and I and it was the best experience I could have hoped for especially given all the renovation horror stories we have heard. They were so professional, helpful, diligent and responsive and the quality of the renovation was first class. I would recommend anyone to hire Woodsmith construction for all their needs whether it is a renovation or a new build. We could not be happier with the outcome and our newly renovated home"
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Canadian Contractor Article: Four Rules for Small Kitchens

Four Essential Rules for Small Kitchen Design by Christopher Smith   In our latest feature on Canadian Contractor, I delve into the art and science of small kitchen design, a common challenge many of us face in the renovation industry. Drawing from years of experience with older homes in Toronto’s

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2024 RenoMark Awards Finalist for Best Innovative Renovation

Woodsmith Construction Inc., a leading name in Toronto’s home renovation scene, has proudly earned a finalist spot for the Best Innovative RenoMark Award 2024. This prestigious nomination underscores their commitment to innovation and excellence in the home renovation industry, setting new benchmarks for creativity and sustainability.   Pioneering Innovation in

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A Toronto home owners guide to home additions

Maximize Your Toronto East Home with Expert Additions by Woodsmith Construction Inc. At Woodsmith Construction Inc., we understand that your home is more than just a place to live; it’s a reflection of your lifestyle and a canvas for your dreams. Home additions in Toronto East offer endless possibilities to

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Best of Homestars 2020

Woodsmith Construction Inc. Receives Homestars best of award 2020   Woodsmith Construction Inc. is proud to announce that we have been recognized with the Best of 2020 award from Homestars. We couldn’t have done it without our incredible team, who have worked tirelessly to provide each customer with an extraordinary

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Design Build Services Toronto

Design Build Services Toronto With Woodsmith Construction   Design-Build Done Right Woodsmith Construction offers comprehensive design-build services in Toronto, combining creative design with expert construction to bring your dream home to life. Our professional team has years of industry experience and is committed to delivering affordable, accountable designs and award-winning

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Canadian Contractor Article: Let the sun Shine In

Let the Sun Shine In: Enhancing Your Home by Controlling Solar Heat Gain At Woodsmith Construction Inc., we understand the importance of managing solar heat gain to create comfortable, energy-efficient living spaces. Our latest article, “Let the Sun Shine In”, explores how controlling solar heat gain can significantly enhance your

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Adaptiv Home Certification

Announcing Woodsmith Construction Inc.’s CHBA Adaptiv Home Certification Woodsmith Construction Inc. is excited to share that we have recently completed the CHBA Adaptiv Home certification. This certification highlights our commitment to creating safe, accessible, and comfortable living environments for homeowners, regardless of their age, ability, or condition. Understanding the CHBA

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What is a BCIN Designer

The Benefits of Being a BCIN-Registered Designer: Woodsmith Construction Inc. At Woodsmith Construction Inc., we pride ourselves on our commitment to excellence and professionalism, demonstrated through our BCIN (Building Code Identification Number) registration. This certification not only reflects our dedication to adhering to the highest standards but also provides numerous

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