About Kerr Residential

Kerr Residential Ltd. is a professional general contracting company based on Bowen Island, with a focus on custom residential homes.  Colin Kerr, owner of Kerr Residential works alongside his clients to bring a cohesive approach to local construction, from initial site prep to fine finishing.

As a life long Island resident, Colin of Kerr Residential has strong established relationships with other island builders, as well as sub trades bringing a collaborative, honest, and thorough approach to their projects. Kerr Residential is an adaptable, creative and versatile team of experienced qualified tradespersons, able to work with you from the start to finish of your build.

Working alongside a variety of architectural concepts, designs and homeowners style, has allowed Kerr Residential to gain perspective and experience in a multitude of building site and home design projects. They tastefully source materials locally, having established relationships with sustainable and reliable suppliers.

Kerr Residential operates as an efficient crew, with emphasis on time management, on-site production, and overall quality.

Kerr Residential is a licensed residential construction company and is a member of Built Green Canada.


About Colin Kerr

Colin Kerr is a born and raised Bowen Islander with a long history working in the trades. A passionate builder thats hard working, goal oriented, and driven to take on a challenge. Colin has been working in the residential building industry for 18 years, and has a Red Seal Certificate in carpentry, after completing his apprenticeship through BCIT in 2006.  Colin has a strong affinity to the outdoors and has been a competitive athlete for many years; racing professionally as a cross country mountain biker and runner.  Also previously a paramedic with BC Ambulance on Bowen Island, and a current member with the Bowen Island Volunteer Fire Department.

Colin is a Licensed Residential Builder, Red Seal Journeyman Carpenter and a Certified Built Green Builder, bringing an experienced, knowledgeable approach to working with clients, architects, designers, and the sub-trades. He is efficient, committed, and thorough.

He remains passionate about the community he grew up in, and strives to deliver professional general contracting for custom residential homes on Bowen Island.

Colin lives with his wife and their two daughters on Bowen Island.