Building your Vision, Leading you Home

This is your vision and your home. It is our mission to understand your vision, bring it to life, and lead you to a home more beautiful and more you than you imagined.


If you are looking for bottom dollar construction, keep looking. If you are looking for excellent value for your investment, that is what we deliver.

We bring Care and Attention to our clients, our team, our planning and our workmanship.

Our team swells with Character and Talent. We need a lot of material to build a home, but it’s the People that make the difference.

We also value Communication, collaboration and transparency and we’ve invested in the technology to support it.

We lead a thorough Process from concept and feasibility, to staged budgeting and value engineering, through to execution and completion.

We intend for our clients and our homes to last a lifetime, which sets the tone for how we operate and how we build.

Who We Are

Facet is a fully Licensed and Insured Residential Home Builder. We are a team of hard working, talented managers and craftsmen. We believe in doing a job right the first time. We are organized, reliable and accountable. We aim to deliver a premium product and a premium experience to our every client.

Our team leader is Silas Straathof, Journeyman Carpenter, Contractor, Owner, and Head of Operations. He is most inspired by his clients vision, collaboration, beautiful design, and by the talent his team.

What We Do


Custom Homes, Additions, Renovations, Carriage Houses.


We have a network of hand-picked sub-contractors and suppliers to meet all your construction needs.

Custom Carpentry

Foundations, Framing, Timber work, Interior finishes, Siding, Exterior structures and finishes.

Where We Are Located

Cumberland British Columbia on Vancouver Island is the proud home of Facet Custom Builders. We serve the Comox Valley and surrounding areas.

What’s In The Name?

Facets are the cut and polished faces of a precious stone. They cast light and catch the eye. Without facets a gem is but a rock. Facet Custom Builders cut and polish the many faces of our every work. We hope they catch your eye.