At RND we are

  • Respectful of your wishes, listening intently in meetings to ensure we understand your vision and goals for the project.
  • Committed to honouring the environment through stylish, energy- efficient homes with superior indoor air quality for your family.

  • Devoted to excellence in our teamwork and knowledgeable staff, proven through client retention and referrals to their friends and family.

  • Valued in the community of prominent local architects, engineers, designers, and sub-contractors creating a strong local network.
  • Passionate about timeliness and respectful of your budget, ensuring you will never need to compromise aesthetics for timeliness.

The investment you make in buying, building, or renovating your home is not one we take lightly. Your lifestyle and overall well-being are directly influenced by your home. Our integrity and commitment to excellence ensures your investment is treated with respect and the utmost care. RND consistently shows up to deliver each project on time, and on budget.

At RND we understand that clients can come from several areas across the City of Ottawa and surrounding towns. Due to this vast geographic area, we generally focus our services on the urban part of the city.

Our Vision

At RND we build and renovate homes that are stylish, energy-efficient and environmentally friendly while exercising leadership in the critical field of sustainability.

Our six core values

Defining who we are, what we stand for
and how we behave


We believe we have a responsibility to give back to our community. We proudly support numerous charities through our time and donations.

We act with the highest levels of professionalism, honesty, and fairness in all of our relationships.

Our intention, effort, purposeful direction and skillful execution always results in quality building.

We treat our team members, clients, subcontractors, consultants, and suppliers with mutual respect and sensitivity, valuing each individual contribution.

We go above and beyond to ensure the health and safety of our staff, visitors and homeowners, surpassing the legal requirement to promote an accident free workplace.
Service Excellence

We are dedicated to satisfying customers’ needs and honouring commitments with pride, enthusiasm, and dedication, which continue long after projects are completed.
    It is unwise to pay too much, but it is worse to pay too little. When you pay too much, you lose a little money…that is all. When you pay too little you sometimes lose everything because the thing you bought was incapable of doing the things it was bought to do. The common law of business balance prohibits paying a little and getting a lot – it can’t be done. If you deal with the lowest bidder it is well to add something for the risk you run. And if you do that, you will have enough to pay for something better. There is hardly anything in the work that some man cannot make a little worse and sell for a little cheaper, and the people who consider price only, are this man’s lawful prey.
    — John Ruskin(a 19th-century writer)

    Our mission

    How we get it done

    Through attention to detail and craftsmanship we have been able to build a reputation for more than 30 years as one of Ottawa’s strongest home builders. We are committed to careful, thoughtful, knowledgeable, environmentally gentle construction practices.

    Owner Roy Nandram was a pioneer and specialist in Green Building long before most people became aware of its importance and we will continue to be leaders in our field. We invite you to review our awards and accolades, newspaper and magazine articles and many client reviews that reinforce the value we provide. 

    The foundation of our company

    Our interconnected guiding elements


    We understand the building landscape is constantly changing so we proactively pursue creative ideas that can improve our construction processes. Our team takes a leadership position in the community to stay curious, always learning and sharing with others.


    We stress educating the housing market on the benefits of sustainable homes through seminars, articles, and site tours on green technologies and energy efficiency.



    We work alongside experts in the field and align with people holding similar values; people who believe in uniqueness and environmental responsibility to create sustainable communities.

    Healthy Living

    We build living environments for our clients and workplaces for our team that are safe and healthy. We always aim to reduce environmental impacts and greenhouse gases, improve indoor air quality, and eliminate volatile organic compound materials and finishes.

    Healthy Living

    RND Construction


    The process you can expect after 32 Years Of Experience

    We offer a tailored approach to each construction project because your home and lifestyle are unique to you and your family living. Throughout our integrated design process, we sit with you and the design team to ensure that you will be proud of every aspect of your space. In valuing trust and transparency we break down all costs and inform you of where your money is specifically going throughout all stages of construction. From inception to turnover, we vow to keep you informed in a timely fashion and strive to teach lasting advice about caring for your home in the future. If there are any issues on site, we will let you know what’s going on promptly, with details on how the issue with be resolved. We are more than happy to answer questions and make ourselves available to you.

    Choosing a company who is Ethical, Green & Celebrated

    Making the decision to work with a green builder like ourselves means you too are making a difference in our local community and environment. Our focus is on green homes, and we constantly look for new and better technology to incorporate into our business. All of the leftover new materials from our new construction projects, as well as reusable materials from our renovations, are donated to Habitat for Humanity. We are a celebrated, award-winning builder, noted for our style and focus on green building. We have won 81 housing and professional awards (and counting!) from GOHBA, OHBA, CHBA, EnerQuality, and CaGBC.

    Choosing a company who is Ethical, Green & Celebrated

    We build with trust, so you know that all of our renovations are protected by a 2-year warranty and through Tarion, new homes are covered for up to 7 years. Even after your warranty is up, we will continue to support you in the future years of living in your home. Our diverse staff has a vast knowledge base including environmental, architectural, construction project management, construction estimating, interior design, building science and years of experience. All of our site staff are trained in first aid, working at heights, WHMIS, and propane usage.We ensure to keep up to date on all the latest industry trends and knowledge. 



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