Jared Lewis - Bio
There is a very telling photograph of Jared when he was just four years old. In it, he has a pencil behind his ear much like the way his contractor-father use to carry his pencil. Two years prior, another photo shows Jared holding a toy drill in his hand.
It is not surprising that Jared would find his way into the home-contracting business. Jared is an entrepreneur at heart. He enjoys working for himself, working with others and presenting a finished product that leaves the customer satisfied.
Jared served in the United States Marine Corps. exploring the world and gaining new experiences. In the four years he served, he obtained the rank of Sergeant, served in Operation Iraqi Freedom, was awarded with a Combat Action Ribbon and presented with the Presidential Unit Citation.
Jared had worked in the construction industry prior to and after his return from serving his country. His experience in working for others building fences, decks, and eventually major home remodels and new construction gave him the confidence, knowledge and training to eventually start his own business.
In 2005, Jared passed his General Contractor’s test and started Jared Lewis Construction. He’s earned a Green Building Certification from Build it Green, a Lead Renovator Certification and has completed countless hours of training through PG&E - learning various ways to improve and optimize the way we build homes today in order to improve comfort, health and energy efficiency. He is affiliated with Timbertech decking products and is a Service Magic approved contractor.
With advanced training and use of leading-edge technology, Jared Lewis Construction has become a leading contracting service in the Santa Cruz and South Bay areas, specializing in decks, fences, kitchens, bathrooms, additions and much more. His experience in the industry, combined with a clear mission for creating a thriving successful business, has resulted in years of happy, satisfied customers and repeat business.
When Jared’s not working he enjoys spending time with his family, coaching his children’s soccer & baseball teams and is active in their school needs. He gets much enjoyment out of his new found pastime, competing at BBQ competitions. Look for his logo Big Bad BBQ.