Proudly Serving

West Michigan Homeowners Since 2006

Ridgewood Home Construction has been proudly serving West Michigan homeowners with kitchen remodels, bathroom remodels, living space remodels, home additions and custom cabinetry since 2006.

HBA & NAH member Greater Grand Rapids

Ridgewood Home Construction is a member of the Home Builders Association of Greater Grand Rapids, and the National Home Builders Association.

Meet The Team

at Ridgewood Home Construction

We are a West Michigan based team of talented and detail oriented builders and carpenters. With decades of combined experience, you’ll be in good hands with Ridgewood.

Rich Rose, West Michigan Custom Home Builder of Ridgewood Home Construction

Rich Rose

Owner & Founder

Rich is a licensed residential builder with over 20 years of experience, and is also a member of the Home Builders Association of Greater Grand Rapids as well as the National Home Builders Association. He started his career in home construction working for his father’s remodeling company in New Jersey in the 1990’s. After moving to Michigan, Rich set out to start his own home construction company, and Ridgewood Home Construction was born. His many years of experience on kitchen remodels, bathroom remodels, and basement finishes reflect his passion to bring out the full potential in a home. The most fulfilling aspect of his craft is the opportunity he gets to work with homeowners, and he finds fulfillment in designing and completing projects that meet his customers’ unique needs and expectations. Every home is unique, and Ridgewood Construction aims to provide homeowners with customized solutions to their needs.

When Rich isn’t on job sites, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Teresa, and their daughters, Lia and Harper. As a family, they especially enjoy spending time outdoors hiking, camping, and going for walks in the neighborhood.

Teresa Rose, Ridgewood Home Construction

Teresa Rose

Office Manager

Teresa began her career in public accounting and worked in that field for several years. She worked with clients in a wide range of industries. Teresa later worked for a local telecommunications company, leading the finance department. As her family grew, Teresa decided to spend more time at home with her daughters. She currently works part-time as the office manager for Ridgewood Home Construction, where her responsibilities range from estimating, to bookkeeping, to scheduling, to business planning. Teresa earned her bachelor’s degree in accounting as well as her Master’s in Business Administration from Grand Valley State University. In her spare time, Teresa enjoys reading, gardening, and spending time with her family hiking, biking, and camping.

Mike Vanhorn, Project Manager, Ridgewood Home Construction

Mike VanHorn

Project Manager

Mike has been building for a long time. He started working with his dad when he was 14 years old. Mike has experience in framing, roofing, siding, windows & doors, decks, custom trim, flooring, cabinetry and paint. Mike worked in custom home design & management, and then he switched to a Project Management role with Ridgewood Home Construction, utilizing his design skills where needed. When he isn’t working, Mike enjoys spending time with his wife, their 3 kids, and their new puppy. Mike also enjoys home improvement projects, mountain biking, and hiking.

Alissa Wertz, Designer, Ridgewood Home Construction

Alissa Wertz

Designer

She has over 20 years of experience in design, both interior and exterior, color consulting and project management. She knew from the 7th grade, after a career day visit, she wanted to be a designer and help people create beautiful, comfortable spaces in which they could live, work, and play. She studied interior design at Western Michigan University and Kendall College of Art and Design and along the way earned her certification with Benjamin Moore as a Certified Color Expert. She spent many years in the architectural coatings industry assisting with color schemes, design, and space planning for many companies, restaurants, and religious institutions in the West Michigan area. Alissa loves to work with clients getting to know them and tailoring designs to meet their needs. When not designing spaces, she loves to spend time in the kitchen baking and cooking for her friends and family.

Travis Kersten, West Michigan Carpenter, Ridgewood Home Construction

Travis Kersten

Carpenter

Travis has been working as a carpenter for Ridgewood Home Construction since 2014. He attended Davenport University. Travis is very outgoing and loves helping homeowners in any way he can. He is always quick to go the extra mile – bringing in a package from the front porch, keeping homeowners informed, and offering help wherever he can. He is always doing little extra things for clients that they appreciate so much! Travis enjoys a challenge and is always interested in learning new skills. When he isn’t working, Travis enjoys taking his boat out fishing, backpacking, and spending time outdoors.

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Reviews

from West Michigan Homeowners

★★★★★

“Fantastic company to work with! Honesty and realistic time frame for the work being done. I would use them again!”
Ann Myers

“Rich and his team did a wonderful job . Everything was done in a timely manner in a professional friendly way.”

Marion Van Houten

“Ridgewood did an excellent job with our cabinets. The customer service was great and the order was accurate and delivered early.”

A Kaminski

“We have used Ridgewood Home Construction on three different occasions now and have been very happy with with the work.”

Steven Johnson

“Ridgewood did a great job on 3 separate projects they did for me over the past few years.”

Dan Rose

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