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ABOUT US

PURPOSE, PRINCIPLES, AND RESULTS
"BEST DECISION"

Tom and I witnessed firsthand, the expertise and professional knowledge that goes into a project engineered by Peter and Joseph. Their diligence shown from start to finish is absolutely "top of the line"… Hiring you to create our dream room was the best decision we ever made.

"BEAUTIFUL"

Overall we are so happy and impressed with the end result of our beautiful home and the quality of the renovation. We have had so many compliments from people coming through and cannot thank Peter at Four Elements (and all of his trades) enough!

"EXTREMELY SATISFIED"

We have worked with many builders in the past and would rank the level of professionalism, commitment, and communication from Peter to be the best we have ever experienced…We finished on time, on budget, and are extremely satisfied.

"FANTASTIC JOB"

…our basement development… was always cleaned up at the end of the day and all of the subcontractors used were very respectful when working in our home… We could not be happier with the finished product… I would not hesitate to hire Peter and Four Elements again!

"VERY HAPPY"

We have used Four Elements for 2 renovation projects now at 2 different homes and would certainly recommend the company for small to large projects… We are very happy with the end results and did not consider using anyone other than Peter and Four Elements...

"THRILLED"

Most renovations run into some issues and ours had its fair share... always quick to answer any questions and address any issues that arose. We are thrilled with the finished product and would highly recommend Four Elements Construction to anyone.

"AMAZING EXPERIENCE"

It was an amazing experience! …our end product is a thing of beauty – reflects our style perfectly and in a functional way. If I were to do it all over again, I wouldn't change a thing! As a side note, I was amazed at how clean the project was!

"EXCEEDED OUR EXPECTATIONS"

Four Elements Construction's services exceeded our expectations! From design through construction, we are thrilled with their work and our amazing home! Four Elements Construction was knowledgeable, highly experienced, had a great attitude, and meet deadlines and budgets!

"EXTREMELY PLEASED"

… excellent, professional and very detailed and thorough… We were extremely pleased with the final results that updated our house and would highly recommend…

"HIGHLY RECOMMEND"

My wife and I could not be happier with the service provided by Peter and the Four Elements team for our home renovation. I highly recommend Four Elements Construction and they will be my first choice for any future construction needs.

"FANTASTIC JOB"

Peter and his crew did a fantastic job. Renovations were completed in a timely manner & on budget. It was nice dealing with a company that respected our time and privacy. We highly recommend Four Elements Construction.

"INCREDIBLE"

Four Elements did an incredible job on our renovation… We're extremely happy that we hired Four Elements and would gladly hire them again.

"EXCELLENT"

The quality of the work is excellent. We have been enjoying the new space for a couple of months, and are extremely pleased… We would highly recommend Peter and the Four Elements team.

"VERY HAPPY"

Four Elements Construction did a very good renovation on our house and we are very happy with the results. We would use them again in the future for any renovation needs.

"RESPONSIVE, PROFESSIONAL"

We are very happy with our renovation and would highly recommend Four Elements. Peter and his staff are responsive, professional, and committed to quality work and client satisfaction.

"A DELIGHT TO WORK WITH"

Peter, our general contractor, was a delight to work with. Furthermore, the trades hired to do the work were all a pleasure to have around. They were all very kind and respectful… Thank you Peter and Four Elements for a job well done!

"THANKS"

The craftsmanship was very good… It has been over a year and we are still enjoying our new finished basement and ensuite shower. Thanks Peter and Four Elements.

"ON TIME AND SCHEDULE"

Peter and his crew were professional and organized. We made several changes and additions during the project and Peter managed to keep things on time and schedule while accommodating our requests...the crew kept things clean and functional for us.

"OUTSTANDING"

Our experience with Four Elements was outstanding… We would absolutely hire Four Elements again for any future projects and would recommend this company to others, without hesitation.

"CONSUMMATE PROFESSIONAL"

Peter was a consummate professional…from design to quote to demolition to completion and follow-up service work… our first call when we look to complete our future renos in our home.

"EXCELLENT TRADES"

I have been involved in commercial and domestic renovations and there are always issues. However, Peter was always available to correct them in a timely manner. The key to Peter's success is he contracts excellent trades which results in a great finished product.

Our purpose

Four Elements exists to create beautiful spaces tailored to the needs, wants and lives of every client. We want to go beyond everyone’s expectations, every time.

Four Elements

Many cultures throughout history believed the world to be composed of four basic elements: earth, air, fire, and water. These were considered to be the essential energy forces that sustained life.

Maintaining a balance between them was critical to ensuring physical and emotional well-being.

Finding Balance

We go beyond basic wants and needs to design spaces that amplify the joy, life, and memories created within. It should be more than a new space. It should be a wonderful experience every time you enter.

We are perfectionists. We live to create. We are Four Elements and we can bring your vision to life – in perfect balance.

CONSTRUCTION EXPERTS

OUR LEADERSHIP

Founding Partner and Director of Field Operations

PETER RUSSELL

A combat engineer with the Canadian Forces at 17. An architectural drafting technologist graduate at 23. Peter knows construction and project management, and his artistic flair has shaped the Four Elements design and build philosophy.

Over the last 30 years, he has honed his experience as a home designer, estimator, construction coordinator, site supervisor, project manager, and private home builder. In his last corporate role before founding Four Elements, Peter managed the construction of single-family, multi-family, commercial, and land development projects in the Edmonton market for one of the largest and most successful national home builders in Canada.

In 2010, Peter seized an opportunity to found Four Elements Construction Inc and apply his well-established construction skills in the pursuit of his own creative passion.

Partner and Director of Business Operations

JOSEPH ALVES

Joseph recalls fondly the many years working in his father’s construction company as a young adult while going to school. He graduated from the University of Alberta with both B.Sc. & B.Comm degrees, and later completed an MBA with Dalhousie University in Halifax. Joseph spent 25 years with two of the largest national financial services organizations in Canada working up to executive positions before moving on to other business opportunities.

One of these business opportunities led him to experience first-hand the quality, care, and commitment that goes into every Four Elements project. He subsequently chose to become a full partner with the firm in early 2018.

Joseph is very proud to be part of this top-tier renovation and construction company and looks forward to many more years of success and growth.

GUIDING PRINCIPLES

OUR CORE VALUES

 

Put the same care into every project like it’s our own home.

Go above and beyond in everything we do.

Build relationships and projects to the highest standards.

Everyone deserves honesty, transparency, and respect.

DESIGN. PROCESS. QUALITY.

EXCEEDING EXPECTATIONS

Our clients recommend us because:

  • We design personalized, beautiful spaces that truly reflect their wants and needs.
  • Our collaborative 4E Approach keeps projects on track so we share an exciting and rewarding journey.
  • Our final product meets the highest standards because we only work with the most skilled and talented tradespeople.
  • We are passionate about what we create. We strive to deliver beyond expectations. Our mission is to provide the best possible experience for our clients.

IMAGINE

WHAT'S YOUR IDEAL SPACE?

We’d love to hear more about you and your project.