Mark & Kat

For your tireless hard work, your knowledge, plus attention to detail...Thank you, thank you, thank you!

2016 Canadian Contractor: Outstanding Renovation and Custom Homebuilder

Silver Outstanding Renovation and Custom Homebuilder

Natalie Venalainen and Keith O’Brien Win First Place

2016 NKBA Large Bath division first place is awarded to Natalie Venalaien and Co-designer Keith O’Brien.

Natalie Venalainen Awarded Best Contemporary Kitchen

First place in the Specality Award division at the NKBA 2016 gala

2017 Kitchen Remodel over $100,000

Lisa & Justin

With Paul and Men At Work, we felt like collaborators on an exciting group project, and remain thrilled with the results.

2016 Most Outstanding Home Renovation over $500,000

Ontario Home Builders' Association 2016 Award of Distinction for Most Outstanding Home Renovation

Dave & Marilyn

Paul and his experienced team were able to come up with creative ways to solve every problem that came up during the building process.

Jill & Kevin

The nicest bunch of people you want hanging around for almost a year. Honest and genuine. They really care about what they do, and do it well. You'd want them as your friends and neighbours.

Joe & Michelle

Thanks everyone for all your work on our renovation. The place looks fantastic!

2016 Bronze Master Design Awards over $300,000 to $500,000

Qualified Remodeler: Master Design Awards for Whole House Renovation $300,000 to $500,000

2016 Best Renovation over $500,000

Winner BILD Renomark best renovation over $500,000

2016 Best Medium Sized Kitchen

3rd place Ontario National Kitchen & Bathroom Association

Christian & Julie

These are some of the nicest people you'd ever have the joy of working with. Paul the owner is as interesting to deal with as he is interested in the projects he undertakes.

2016 Renovator of the Year

Finalist 2016 BILD Renomark Renovator of the Year

Paul & Patsy

Not only are we pleased with the finished product, but also with the professional way you and your workmen carried out the renovation.

2015 Most Outstanding Renovation over $500,000

Winner Ontario Home Builders' Association Most Outstanding Renovation over $500,000

2015 Best Renovation over $500,000

Winner BILD Renomark Best Renovation over $500,000

Derek & Deb

I can't say enough about Paul G. and Men At Work. He was always forthright about cost and timing, he involved both my wife and I equally.... Can't recommend them enough and would use them again in a heartbeat.


They also come up with really good solutions on the fly to complex problems that I (and most contractors) would probably never think of.

2016 Best Modern Kitchen

1st place Ontario National Kitchen & Bathroom Association

2015 Best Renovation $300,000 to $500,000

Finalist BILD Renomark Best Renovation $300,000 to $500,000


Thank you for making something that could have been stressful, complicated and confusing feel like a walk in the park.

Yuri & Jamie

We were impressed by the level of detail in the initial budget... The end result is a fantastic house which our family will enjoy for years.

Dave & Cheryl

Their knowledge of building codes, products, and practices is extraordinary... also very flexible to our needs, providing guidance as necessary to help us make the right decisions, with budget in mind.

Sean & Nicole

Timely communication throughout the process was so integral to the project running smoothly. He was and is always accessible...

Nadine Chan

The whole Men At Work crew is a coterie of skilled, knowledgeable and genuinely nice people that you can trust to deliver a top quality job, and be kind to your dog.

2015 Most Outstanding Kitchen Renovation

Runner-up Ontario Home Builders' Association Most Outstanding Kitchen

Malcolm & Barbara

Paul's quotes are thorough... his project plan is detailed and realistic... he also provides budget updates... we know he's going to do the right thing...

2012 Renovator of the Year

Winner 2012 BILD Renomark Renovator of the Year

2015 Best Room Addition over $250,000

Silver North American Master Design Awards Best Room Addition over $250,000

Lingli & Danny

Paul’s staff were all top notch - as were all of his subcontractors. They were exceptionally friendly and considerate to the neighbours

2015 Best Renovation $300,000 to $500,000

Winner BILD Renomark Best Renovation $300,000 to $500,000

Rebecca & Richard

Paul and his company have technical and construction expertise, and, as importantly, integrity. Integrity for the process and due diligence

2016 Best Large Bathroom

1st place Ontario National Kitchen & Bathroom Association

Kate & Randy

Even after our project was completed, Men At Work have maintained their relationship with us, standing behind their work and freely offering any needed tweaks and upkeep.


I wish to express my gratitude following the completion of my basement renovation. The quality of the workmanship is great and the results look outstanding!

Tony & Karin

Paul is the man. We love our home, loved interacting with him and his team for the project, and would recommend him to any friend without the slightest bit of hesitation.

Gino & Heidi

One thing that impressed both of us is how the team has remained committed to very high levels of customer service despite the complexities with running a larger business.


Thank you for the excellent renovation your company recently completed on our basement. My husband and I are very pleased with the project from start to finish.

2014 Best Renovation $300,000 to $500,000

Finalist BILD Renomark Best Renovation $300,000 to $500,000

Boris & Anna

They are the experts, and their knowledge dramatically improves and streamlines the whole renovation/construction process.

Andrea & Rob

It has been a pleasure to work with such a great team and we wanted to let you know how much we have appreciated all of your hard work... We haven't been shy about sharing these feelings with others.

Jennifer & Darren

From extended on site meetings, to detailed emails that explained everything we could ever need to know... to personally delivering space heaters in the middle of night...

2015 Renovator of the Year

Finalist 2015 BILD Renomark Renovator of the Year

Craig & Megan

Most importantly, Men At Work would stop at nothing to ensure that we were satisfied with the final result.

Taliaferro & Simon

Men At Work are everything you want in a contractor: personable, great design sense and perceptive problem solvers... quite simply excellent to work with.

2015 Best Renovation under $75,000

Finalist BILD Renomark Best Renovation under $75,000

Fiona & Jamie

The Men At Work project management system was innovative, extremely helpful in keeping us on schedule and demonstrative of the quality of the service provided.

Kristi & Jim

We were immediately impressed by Paul’s attention to customer service and his responsiveness to our concerns, as well as his congenial personality;

Emi & Conrad

Paul demonstrated that night what makes him unique among his peers: he listens, he understands, and he wants his clients to be happy.

2012 Best Renovation $300,000 to $500,000

Finalist BILD Renomark Best Renovation $300,000 to $500,000

The Globe and Mail Project

I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the outstanding service you have provided us throughout our time.