Effect Home Builders in Edmonton, AB

Building better homes

Effect Home Builders are the experts when it comes to green homes. We continually work to improve the quality of our products, and are active members of the Canadian green home building community. Let us help you design a home that’s perfectly suited to your lifestyle, while being environmentally sustainable far into your future.

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Awards and Recognition

  • 2020 – 2022 Top Choice Home Builder in Edmonton
  • 2021 Finalist: Best Infill Under 2000 sq ft – CHBA Edmonton
  • 2021 Finalist: Best Renovation $600k -$1M – CHBA Edmonton
  • 2020 Best Infill Over 4000 sq ft – CHBA Edmonton
  • 2020 Energy Efficiency Award – Bild Alberta
  • 2020 Best In Edmonton – Best Home Builders
  • 2015-2020 Best of Houzz
  • 2018-2021 Top 3 Rated Home Builder in Edmonton
  • 2018 High Performance HP+ Builder of the Year
  • 2011-2020 Environmental Recognition Award – Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA)
  • 2016 Best Estate Home – CHBA
  • 2015 Alberta Green Home Award – CHBA
  • 2013 Sustainable Award – Alberta Chapter of American Concrete Institute
  • 2013 Emerald Awards Finalist
  • 2012 National and Provincial Green Home Award – CHBA
  • 2012 Best Infill Project – Green Home of the Year Awards
  • 2008, 2009 EnviroHome Award – CHBA

We’re with you every step of the way

Building your home from scratch can be daunting, but at Effect, we work to make it the exciting experience that it should be! We work with you every step of the way to support you and to make sure we’re building your home exactly the way you want it. Check out the steps below so you know exactly what to expect for your home building experience.

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Let us show you how we will build your home better. Discuss your options for energy efficiency and design.


Your custom home becomes reality. See it come to life on paper as you work with our architectural designer on your house plans.


Review detailed costs and structural components to begin construction on your new home. Meet the team who will be building it better.


Choose the finishes that achieve your vision and budget. Then we get to work on securing permits.


As we begin building, we keep you informed (and excited!) through regular updates and site visits with an Effect team member. The Mike Holmes team completes their inspections at all major milestones.


Take possession of your new home! Learn how it operates and receive support through our warranty from the day you move in onward.

Success through customer relationships

Our success is built on long-term relationships with our homeowners. Each home is unique and we build trust through listening and guiding. Open communication and a collaborative approach ensures homeowner’s priorities are understood and fulfilled. Here is Adam speaking about his experience working with Effect.

Our Homes

2018 | 4,489sq. ft

Garneau Home

Contemporary, 2 Storey

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2016 | 3,518sq. ft


Traditional, 2.5 Storey

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2012 | 1,540sq. ft

Belgravia Green

Contemporary, Bungalow

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Why build with Effect?

Our promise is that we build it better, but what does that mean for your home? Better materials. Better structure. Better insulation. Better airtightness. We care about what we do, are excellent problem solvers, have a collaborative approach and always work to improve. We bring our expertise and knowledge to each project and work closely with you to optimize what your location has to offer and consider your needs first and foremost. Then we use thoughtful design and careful use of materials to guarantee long-term durability and functionality.

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Effect Home Builders

Build your dream home

We can’t wait to help you build the home you’ve always wanted. Contact Effect Home Builders today and find out how we build it better.

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