maison d’etre design-build inc. is proud to be:


member of

Greater Vancouver Home Builders Association

The GVHBA represents the residential construction industry in the Greater Vancouver area and is “dedicated to the professionalism of its members”.


member of

GVHBA RenoMark

The RenoMark program identifies renovators who have agreed to the RenoMark Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct specific to renovators. RenoMark professionals provide their clients with two year warranties, exceptional service on their projects and stay up to date on current trends, materials and building regulations.

Built Green

member of 

Built Green British Columbia

“Built Green” promotes construction of buildings that are healthier for both occupants and the environment.

Canadian Home Builders' Association

member of


CHBA-BC leads the country in promoting and developing professionalism and training for the construction industry. CHBA-BC certifies individuals and companies. Rob Capar has achieved Canadian Homebuilders Association BC Professional Designations as a Registered Housing Professional (RHP) and Registered Renovation Professional (RRP); maison d’etre has received the designations of Certified Residential Builder (CRB) and Certified Renovator (CR).

Rob also serves on the Board of Directors – Executive Committee as Vice–President.


accredited by

Better Business Bureau

The BBB accredits a business once it has determined that the business meets its standards, committing to make an effort to resolve any consumer complaints.


a member of

Homeowner Protection Office

The Homeowner Protection Office is a branch of the Ministry of Energy and Mines and is responsible for licensing residential builders and building renovators; it administers owner builder authorizations and carries out research and education that benefits the residential construction industry and consumers.