We build places you can't ignore.
Over the last decade, we've helped hundreds of world class brands and businesses build iconic destinations that match their mission.
Guiding clients through every stage of planning, costing, risk management, scope and scheduling so you can start building faster.
Full Service General Contracting
BUILD IT employs our own dedicated labour force of framing, drywall, taping, painting, tile, flooring and installation experts.
Every BUILD IT project is overseen by a dedicated project manager to ensure all moving pieces are guided by the same vision.
Our 25,000 sq ft. facility boasts state-of-the-art woodworking equipment, accelerating timelines + reducing project costs.
BUILD IT takes an integrated approach to design, offering all the creative capabilities needed to fully realize your concept.
June 12, 2020
Mississauga construction firm providing meals to front-line hospital…
A Mississauga construction firm is checking off two boxes, as far as goodwill is concerned, during the coronavirus crisis. BUILD IT By Design, which specializes in restaurant construction, is arranging for hundreds of meals, from a number of restaurants, to be delivered to front-line workers…
June 12, 2020
Restaurant Builder Supporting Local Restaurants
MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Mississauga-based restaurant-construction company, BUILD IT, has launched the #buildittogether initiative to help local restaurants, frontline workers, food banks and those in need. The company has been purchasing large food orders from local restaurants to support…
June 9, 2020
Brampton is getting its first Jollibee Location
Brampton is getting its first Jollibee — a Filipino fast food chain known for its fried chicken and spaghetti. Jollibee already has two Toronto locations, one on William Kitchen Road in Scarborough and one on Billy Bishop Way in North York nd both inspired major lineups when they opened…
“On time, on budget, great team all around.”
Earls Kitchen + Bar Restaurants
“Worked as a true partner.”
“Driving the project forward with solutions based construction management. Good management and site supervision is an asset”
“How accessible everyone was and how personal the build felt!”
“BUILD IT By Design is the general contractor of choice for Basil Box. Not only is their quality of work top notch, but everyone on their team is extremely knowledgeable and experienced. Would highly recommend and we look forward to continuing our relationship with them.”
“Working with BUILD IT By Design has allowed myself and my team to focus on the growth of our brand while their one stop solution handles our complete construction need’s start to finish.”
Paramount Fine Foods
“Excellent team to work with! Build it by Design almost made it too easy for us during construction because of how efficient they were on site and how much initiative they took. We would totally work with them again if the opportunity arises!”
West Toronto Christian Community Church
“From start to finish, BUILD IT was engaged and took every aspect of our project seriously. We were very encouraged with the high level of professionalism from the entire team (from project management to the site crew), and we felt like we were their first priority the whole way through. A special thanks to Jay for his and all of his crew's efforts - you've made our vision come to life. Look forward to working with BUILD IT for many years to come.”
Harbour Eats by Mercatino
“Covering all bases. Doing what it takes to make end-client happy.”
“Build It By Design gets it done. They are professional. There team not only has your best interests but they are wonderful to work with. They got the job done sooner than they forecasted and most importantly, they did not cut corners. I highly recommend their contract services.”
Chef On Call
“Great experience overall. Always punctual and responsive. You can count on the whole team and their contractors to work through obstacles and to get the job done. Great work guys.”
Jump Photo Studio
“BUILD IT By Design recently completed a complete restaurant build-out for us on time and on budget. Everybody on the team was a real professional and their sub-trades were top-notch and as dedicated to the project as BUILD IT were. Despite being one of the smaller projects they'll likely tackle this year I felt as if all the resources of the organization were being dedicated to my project. The amount of attention paid to the project by their senior people was as impressive as their responsiveness.”
Salt & Tobacco
“Communication was excellent and workmanship impeccable”
The Macaron Boutique - Food District
“Working with Build It By Design was a huge help in getting my business started. From personal advice to professional recommendations, this company helped us set our retail atmosphere which has wow'ed almost every client we've had through our doors. Special shout out to Alburt who worked around our demanding schedule and went above and beyond for us. I would highly recommend working with them; they'll make it a breeze to get your work done in a timely and professional manner.”
Glass Monocle Eyecare
“Feedback & expert advice in design phase, great service, high quality build, amazing end result!”
Arvinda's Spices & Chai
“Build It By Design was a pleasant surprise in the world of contracting. From the beginning to end of the project they were clear about their delivery dates in which they met or exceeded them. Their pricing structure was clearly laid out, was fair, and didn't increase at any point of the project. I am satisfied with the finished product and would certainly recommend and use them again for our future restaurants.”
Eva's Original Chimneys
“Build it By Design were fantastic from Day 1. They helped us deal with the City which was not an easy task, built our store in record timing, and supported us even after our store was finally open. We have received so many compliments about the store's professional appearance to the point that most customers mistake us for a franchise chain. Thank you BIBD for hand-holding us through this typically challenging journey. We look forward to working with you on our next project!”
“I have now used Build it by Design for several projects, they very professional and deliver an outstanding product. You can count on them to be on time and on budget. They will follow up with you 7 days a week. I think that Alburt who will co-ordinate the whole project with you but the trades are great, their office staff and they millwork shop is very good. Please use them you will be happy.”
“BUILD IT By Design has provided us with exceptional service while managing timelines and budgets. Their on-site supervision and Project Management is professional and thorough. Always on spec, the word "deficiency" is NOT in their vocabulary.”
“We recently used Build It By Design for our restaurant, Bombay Street Food. From the very beginning, Simon and Alburt were attentive and diligent about our project. When construction started, the whole Build It team continued to impress on every level: their work was impeccable, they were punctual and friendly, open to addressing our questions and concerns, and extremely organized. Our project was executed brilliantly and we couldn't be more thrilled with the results. We would absolutely recommend Build It By Design to any one looking for a contractor and would definitely use them again if the opportunity arose!”
Bombay Street Food