November 16, 2016
To whom it may concern:
I’m very pleased to be able to provide a reference for CraTec and Gaius Carmichael.
CraTec was responsible for an extensive renovation of a 100 year old property I purchased
The buildings had various owners over the years and included a commercial
garage and a house that was also zoned commercial. I wanted the house retrofitted into an
urban tech office and the garage refurbished ready for occupancy to local artists.
I met Gaius and told him my vision and plans and he immediately went to work. Within a
few weeks, the entire main floor was removed and replaced with a flooring product new to
the market. He brought back the original trim, reused the floorboards from the demolition
to fashion a new island, installed a natural gas system and steered me clear of a new
expensive kitchen and towards a great option from IKEA. Similar results were achieved in
There were many pivot points with the project but without any drama. Budgets were
updated and options explained. It was a seamless experience and one that I have
recommended to others.
CarTec has since worked on my personal residence. Please feel free to contact with any