James Hartje Construction is a Santa Cruz County based general construction firm specializing in residential new homes and remodels.  Since 1985 we have successfully completed over 330 projects with total customer satisfaction.  From initial concept and design to a fine crafted finished product, we will work with you to achieve your dream home at a competitive cost.  We aim to create a pleasurable experience for each of our clients while building their high quality home that emphasizes efficiency, performance, and well-being.  Our goal is to build more than just a house; rather, we strive to build homes and relationships that will last a lifetime.  We are an independent and family owned and operated company--fully licensed, insured, and bonded.
Our Areas of Expertise:
  1. New construction and Remodels
  2. Green Building upgrades and modifications
  3. Lead Renovation and Repair
  4. Kitchen and Bath remodels
  5. Bedroom and Bathroom additions
  6. Fireplace and Chimney Construction
  7. Window Installations and Replacements
  8. Water intrusion Prevention
  9. Deck, Patio, Retaining Wall, and Fence Construction
  10. Consultation on Special Projects
  11. Construction Legalization
  12. Restoration and Repair
  13. Energy Efficiency Remodels
Integrity is the foundation we build upon.
Building homes in Santa Cruz County and beyond since 1985.
CA License #B470676
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James Hartje Construction, Inc.
    "I would recommend Jim to anyone. The guy is an amazing project manager with attention to detail.  Not only does he do a great job, I just like his personality and his approach. Very easy to work with."
--Paul Johnson, In Santa Cruz Sentinel article (Read it Here: JHC SC Sentinel 4:4.pdf)