SINCE 1980.

Designing and building upscale living spaces requires experience, creativity, and exceptional workmanship.

Harse Homes has over 40 years of experience building and renovating homes to create beautiful living spaces that meet the needs, wants, and lifestyles of many discerning customers.

Formerly operating as John Harsevoort & Sons Construction and Ideas Architectural Design, Harse Homes is a family-owned and operated company.

We know the importance of the family home and work on each home as if it were our own. Our employees and subcontractors are experienced and highly regarded professionals and, most importantly, people of integrity.

Our client’s feedback on working with our team is that we are honest, listen and provide great ideas. Clients invariably enjoy the company of our professional staff while we are in their homes, and we are committed to staying within your budget and meeting deadlines for the completion of your beautiful home.


Harse Homes is committed to enhancing our client’s lifestyle through quality homes built to their needs. We ensure satisfaction throughout the building process through personal service, unique ideas, attention to detail, professionalism and integrity.

Jeff Harsevoort, the principal of Harse Homes, has over 20 years experience in residential design and construction.

Jeff has a Diploma in Architectural Technology from Mohawk College, is a Qualified Designer with the Ministry of Municipal affairs and Housing, and has his BCIN (Building Code Identification Number).

Jeff and his wife Rachel and daughter Molly live in Burlington. When not busy designing and building great homes, Jeff enjoys spending time with family and playing sports, particularly hockey, baseball, and golf.