Owned and operated by certified green building contractor Mark Nelson, Renaissance Remodelers works with homeowners and architects in Marin County to create aesthetically pleasing and highly functional living spaces. Our emphasis on using green building practices and materials results in a home that’s healthier and more comfortable to live in.

Our residential remodeling specialties include:

01IMGP4502• Whole house remodels
• Additions
• Kitchens and baths
• Decks and stairs
• Energy efficient replacements for windows, lighting and appliances
• Earthquake retrofits


Anticipating Solutions

10IMGP4560Unforeseen situations are likely to arise in any remodeling project.  As an experienced residential remodeler, we try to anticipate them before they become problems. We look for elegant solutions, often coming up with simple design changes that can further enhance your home.

Subcontractors who share our vision

We work with a team of subcontractors who are in sync with our creative vision and our values.  Like us, they are dedicated to providing the highest quality work on time and on budget.

DSC_00212After graduating from the University of Hawaii, Mark returned to Marin where he developed his woodworking skills doing carpentry, boat work and cabinetry. In the late 70’s he opened his own cabinetmaking shop.
In 1989 Mark earned his state Contractor’s license as the business evolved into a full service general contracting company. He became a member of Build It Green upon completing their certified green building professional training in 2006.