Design & Build Experts Since 1956. Over 11,450 Clients Served

Building Success Across Industries

OakWood stands as Ottawa’s premier and most renowned Design & Build firm, boasting an extensive track record of success in the construction and design industry. Their expertise spans a diverse spectrum of sectors, making them the go-to choice for a wide variety of projects, ranging from renovations and restorations to new constructions. With a well-earned reputation for excellence, OakWood is deeply committed to meeting the specific requirements and demands of their commercial clientele. Their unparalleled proficiency in design and construction allows them to provide tailored solutions across an impressive array of industries and sectors, solidifying their status as a trusted partner for clients seeking top-tier services in the Ottawa region. Whether it’s revitalizing heritage buildings, creating cutting-edge co-working spaces, or constructing state-of-the-art medical facilities, OakWood’s comprehensive capabilities ensure that they remain a true one-stop solution for a wide range of commercial development projects.

Their extensive capabilities encompass a wide array of sectors and projects:

Car Dealerships

OakWood specializes in creating cutting-edge, functional spaces for car dealerships, enhancing the customer experience.


Their commercial expertise meets the high standards of modern condominium developments.

Convention Centers

OakWood excels in creating dynamic, event spaces that serve as hubs for large-scale events and gatherings.

Co-working Spaces

Flexible and collaborative co-working environments to cater to the evolving needs of businesses.

Educational Institutions

OakWood contributes to the development of educational facilities, providing conducive spaces for learning and growth.

Entertainment Venues

OakWood designs entertainment venues that captivate audiences and provide immersive experiences.

Fitness Centers

They build fitness centers that promote health and well-being, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and designs.

Heritage Buildings

OakWood’s restoration expertise shines in preserving and revitalizing historic structures.

Hospitality Establishments

They create inviting and comfortable spaces for hotels, resorts, and other hospitality businesses.

Industrial Parks

OakWood contributes to the development of industrial parks, supporting economic growth and innovation.

Medical Facilities

They provide solutions for healthcare institutions, focusing on functionality, safety, and patient care.

Mixed-Use Developments

OakWood designs and builds mixed-use developments that combine residential, commercial, and retail spaces.

With their versatility and proficiency, OakWood serves as a one-stop solution for an extensive range of commercial development projects, consistently meeting the unique needs of various industries and clients.

Introducing OakWood Commercial Development

Your Vision, Our Commitment

Are you ready to elevate your commercial property development experience? Look no further than OakWood Commercial, where your unique business needs take center stage. Here’s why you should choose OakWood for your next commercial project:


Tailored Customization

We understand that your business is one-of-a-kind. That’s why we offer complete customization options, empowering you to build solutions that align perfectly with your specific needs. Our experienced team collaborates closely with you to turn your ideas into reality.


Uncompromising Quality

Quality is our cornerstone. We exclusively use top-tier materials, employ skilled trades people, and maintain stringent quality control measures at every stage of construction. Every detail matters to us, ensuring that your project not only looks stunning but also endures the test of time.


Personalized Excellence

Building a commercial property should be enjoyable and stress-free. Our dedicated team provides you with personalized attention, guiding you through every step of the process. From initial consultations to the final walk-through, we are here to address your questions and concerns, ensuring your complete satisfaction.


Energy Efficiency

Sustainability is a priority. Our team will assist you in incorporating eco-friendly features that reduce your carbon footprint and save you money on utility bills, all while contributing to a greener future.


Trusted Partnerships

Rely on our extensive industry experience and strong relationships with reputable suppliers and trade partners. This network grants you access to premium products and materials, guaranteeing the highest quality finishes for your commercial project.


Transparent Process

We believe in transparency. From the initial estimate to the final invoice, we provide clear and detailed documentation, ensuring you are fully aware of all costs and can make informed decisions. With open communication, you remain in control of your project every step of the way.

Discover the OakWood Commercial Difference

Choose OakWood Commercial, and together, we will transform your vision into a remarkable reality. Your business’s distinct character and needs will be our focus, all while upholding the highest standards of craftsmanship and sustainability. Join us on an unforgettable journey toward a successful commercial property, where your dreams meet reality.

Practicing What We Preach

Since 1956, OakWood has steadfastly upheld our commitment of delivering excellence to our clients. The OakWood Design Centre and Corporate Headquarters stand as a testament to our unwavering dedication to exceptional craftsmanship and innovation. It embodies our creative approach to building for a sustainable future, incorporating cutting-edge technology into a state-of-the-art facility.

Serving as a beacon of Design & Build and a model for commercial construction, our 22,000 sq. ft. head office proudly exceeds the LEED Platinum standards by the Canada Green Building Council. This remarkable achievement reflects our enduring dedication to reducing our carbon footprint and integrating sustainable practices into all facets of our operations.

 The OakWood headquarters boasts a modern design that artfully blends glass, steel, stone, and both new and reclaimed lumber. Its captivating appearance stands as a testament to our commitment to showcasing distinctive and innovative designs.

OakWood’s Design Centre and Corporate Headquarters embodies our promise to practice what we preach. Through the seamless integration of sustainability, cutting-edge technology, and innovative design, we exemplify our commitment to providing unparalleled quality and craftsmanship while minimizing our environmental impact. Leading by example, we inspire others in the industry to join us on the journey towards a greener and more sustainable future.

OakWood Headquarters - Design Centre
OakWood Headquarters - Design Centre

Building the Future

As a Net Zero Qualified company, we prioritize environmentally responsible construction practices. Our team is dedicated to meeting and exceeding the stringent standards set by the Ontario Building Code, ensuring that every commercial project we undertake is built with the utmost care for the environment and the community.

Our expertise in sustainable construction is exemplified by our LEED designs, demonstrating our commitment to eco-friendly practices in the commercial sector. However, we don’t stop there. With in-house and partner experts who possess a deep understanding of green building principles, we can also pursue Net Zero and Passive Building Designs to elevate the sustainability of our commercial projects even further.

When it comes to commercial construction, OakWood stands apart as a company that is not only dedicated to building remarkable structures but also to making a positive impact on the environment and the community. With OakWood as your construction partner, you can trust that your commercial project will be in the hands of experts who are committed to delivering excellence in every aspect.

OakWood’s Suite of Services

Architectural Design

Architectural Design

OakWood specializes in creating innovative and customized solutions for homes and buildings. We help you choose the best products, materials, and technologies based on your preferences.
Home Renovations Services

Renovation Experts

We have the expertise to transform your space, whether it’s your dream kitchen, additions, basements, attic conversions, in-law suites, sunrooms, bathrooms, or any other renovation project.
Custom cabinetry for any room in the home.

Custom Cabinetry

Turnkey custom cabinetry solutions for every room in your home. Our high-quality, customizable solid wood cabinets are built without compromising quality with unlimited design options.
Home Addition Expert

Custom Homes

Since 1956, OakWood has been dedicated to building high-quality custom homes that transform our clients’ visions and dreams into reality. We provide complete end-to-end solutions, managing every aspect.
Home Addition Expert

Home Additions

Expand your living space with OakWood. Our skilled team transforms your home with seamless, high-quality additions, tailored to your specific needs.
Kitchen renovation by OakWood

Kitchen Remodel

Let OakWood transform your kitchen into a functional and beautiful space where luxury and innovation seamlessly blend together.
Commercial Services

Commercial Development

From office spaces to retail establishments, we provide sustainable and cost-effective solutions for commercial projects.
Townhouse for investment opportunity

Investment Properties

We assist homeowners and investors in developing property strategies tailored to their investment goals. We create attractive spaces that maximize rental or lease income.

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