What began as a summer job framing while in University developed into a passion for home building. After running his own successful framing company for nearly 25 years and having built a few custom homes along the way gave him a strong foundation from where to launch into custom homebuilding.
Having a great respect for architecture, design and better building practices which have consistently earned him countless nominations for architectural design and their interior spaces. At the Local GDHBA, Provincial OHBA and National CHBA awards Timberworx has been named as a finalist and winner of multiple awards for both custom homebuilding and high end renovations each year. Shawn’s keen interest in seeking out new technologies and sustainable products and materials has given him the opportunity to learn from, and align with, some our leaders in the industry. Timberworx is a Member on the CHBA’s Net Zero Council of Canada. Shawn served as President of his local Guelph Homebuilding association in 2017, he is also a representative for GDHBA on the technical committee of OHBA. The success of Timberworx, he credits the company’s success to the value he places in his employee’s, designers, trusted trades and suppliers and his commitment and loyalty to them.