CGS Design

C G&S Design-Build is a high-end, fam- ily-owned, nationally-recognized,Aus- tin-based residential remodeling firm, specializing in full-service design and con- struction services. Its design-build services include full home renovation, outdoor living, kitchens, bath- rooms, garage apartments, additions, all the way to complete custom-built homes. “My parents, Clarence and Stella Guerrero, started the company in 1957,” says daughter,Dolores Davis, General Manager of the 60-year-old firm.“My dad was a carpenter and after he got out of the navy, he went to school on the G.I. Bill and got enough edu- cation to do some architectural drawing and draft- ing. During the 1980s, three of my brothers started working for them and grew the company into what it is today. In the ‘90s,we hired an architect,who hap- pens to be my husband, and we grew the business model from a traditional remodeling company to a design-build company.” Davis says that although the majority of the com- pany’s work is renovation and remodeling, it does some amount of custom homebuilding.“What has happened over time is that people that are really interested in the design-build model, and like the convenience and ease that design-build offers, come to us for a custom home,” she explains.“We like the custom home market; it’s just that the remodeling CG&S DESIGN-BUILD CG&S DESIGN BUILD A MODEL REMODELER WHAT: A high-end, residential remodeling firm WHERE: Austin, Texas WEBSITE: AT A GLANCE CG&S DESIGN-BUILD