There are many contractors in the Truckee Tahoe area. Only a few are true craftsman who have the skills to weave the essence of integrity and passion into their homes. Craig’s clients tell the story of a man committed to timeless quality and design.
Craig Lindsay’s extensive design and artistic skills ensure clients of thorough plan review and evaluation. He guides clients through the construction process with respect for their budget and dreams. His team of professional subcontractors are committed to excellent communication and collaboration which create his legendary homes.
For over 30 years Craig has been building fine custom homes. The last 25 years have been in the Truckee Tahoe area. Craig has the unique experience of personal knowledge in all phases of construction from designing, drafting, driving backhoe, foundation work, framing, plumbing and electrical, sheetrock, custom painting, finish woodwork, tile, wallpaper, etc. He is the rare Renaissance builder.
One of Craig’s favorite elements when working with owners is developing individual designs for their specific needs. He is keenly aware of efficiency, costs and aesthetic value. Because of his extensive design skills, he assists owners in their ideas and needs by providing cost effective ways to meet challenges.
Craig is passionate about the Sierra where he lives with his wife Peggy of 25 years and two sons Carson, 18 and Walker, 11. They have lived in Truckee since 1985. Craig and Peggy met as river guides in the late 1970’s. A 17-year search for river property anywhere in the Western U.S. led them to their home along the Truckee River.
Their son, Carson is now a professional river guide in the summer and attends a California university where he studies Business. For 7 years he competed in Nordic skiing, racing in three Junior Olympics. He shares his father’s passions for kayaking, skiing, rivers, and cycling.
Walker is a 5th grader and loves rivers, basketball, skiing and friends. He has rafted many rivers in California, Oregon, Idaho and Utah. He loves camping, basketball and Hip Hop.