high quality work at an affordable price

Maybe you’re not sure of what you want or maybe you know exactly.

Either way, you deserve to work with people who’ll listen closely to your ideas and then present a variety of options within your budget. If you’re planning something more complex, we can help you design it or work with your architect.

If you’re thinking of going Green, there are many ways to do it.

We were building Green long before it became important. Many choices are cost-effective, others require a long-term, earth-first commitment. We’ll be glad to outline some options and share what we know if you are interested.

You’d like to be treated with courtesy and respect.

An old-school idea but one we adhere to. We have a consultive approach to gather your requirements, we keep your job site clean and safe, and we’ll provide timely updates of job progress so you can have the peace of mind that comes with just knowing.

When the job is done, you want to be happy.

When you look at our finished work, we want you to feel good. It’s really that simple.

Owner and President

Ken McCalla is an award-winning general contractor who has been building and remodeling in the Austin area for more than 30 years. He attended the University of Texas and Southwest Texas State University. Ken is married with three daughters and lives in Lakeway. Ken’s interests include golf, hunting, barbecue, and all things Longhorn.

Owner and Vice President

Bob Peck has been involved in construction sales and management since 1990 and is also a licensed insurance adjuster. He graduated from the University of Texas. Bob is married with one son and one daughter and lives in South Austin. Bob’s interests include golf, creative writing, old western movies, and second-guessing Longhorn coaches.

The Company

Alta Builders was established in 2002. The owners have more than 40 years of combined experience in residential and commercial construction. The company is certified by Austin Energy’s green building program. An accredited member of the BBB.


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Phone: (512) 276-2100
Fax: (512) 402-5458

Ken McCalla
Cell phone: (512) 801-7999

Bob Peck
Cell phone: (512) 293-4022