Our Team

Our Team

Carl Unterkofler, President

Carl leads the team with 40 years of residential remodeling experience. His vision and straightforward approach spark the project and his energy and attention to detail carry it through. For 15 years, Carl was the lead deck contractor for Stanley Martin Companies and Renaissance Housing (WCI Communities), managing crews in over 45 communities across Northern Virginia. In addition to his deck experience,
Carl has expertise and passion for building custom additions, kitchens, bathrooms and basements. Carl is a long-standing member of the Better Business Bureau, a registered Trex Pro (and one of the first contractors to install Trex in Fairfax County). He is EPA certified for handling lead paint in older homes and has a respected reputation for compliance with building codes, permits, and inspections.

Favorite aspect of the business: Visualizing all the design possibilities up front and discovering ways to direct a project to its full potential.
Biggest challenge: Navigating changing building codes.
Out of the office: Carl enjoys family and friends, reading, golf, fishing, and lawn work.

Charlene Unterkofler, Office Manager & Customer Support


Charlene has played a key role in the administration of the business since 1980 and “wears many hats” (including that of accountant and customer support) to ensure smooth business operations. She is a native of Northern Virginia and graduate of Virginia Tech, where she studied education. Charlene is patient and attuned to the different levels of construction experience each customer brings to the table and strives to provide the level of support each may need.

Favorite aspect of the business: Seeing how much people appreciate your efforts and get more enjoyment out of their homes.
Biggest challenge: Working with her husband all these years.
Out of the office: Charlene enjoys family and friends, writing, and assisting the needy through the Society of St. Vincent de Paul.