EC Trethewey Mission Statement

At EC Trethewey III Building Contractors, Inc. , we believe we must earn each customerís trust every day, by going above and beyond their expectations, delivering superior workmanship and personal service. Clear communication, honesty and integrity are vital parts of our company's success and why we are well positioned to help you create the home of your dreams.


EC Trethewey Business History

EC Trethewey III Building Contractors, Inc. was established in 2004 by Edmund (Ted) C. Trethewey III. Tedís extensive history in the field, which specializes in historic restoration, dates back to 1986.

Over the years, he has learned to appreciate the historic qualities of the past and help bring them to his clients today. He prides himself in representing authentic craftsmanship, details of the past and enjoys recreating history. Ted is known for his genuine interest in each project, working closely with the clients and architects and in his desire to make anything possible. He is married to Ann and has 3 kids: Devyn, Tristen and Carley. He enjoys the outdoors, boating and being with his family anywhere near the water.

EC Trethewey III Building Cont, Inc.ís team has formed with individuals of the same enthusiasm for the historic craftsmanship and attention to detail.

Dave Lignore, Principal, brings over 20 years experience in the trade. As a graduate of Williamson Trade School, he previously ran his own construction company before joining our team. He is married to Colleen and has 3 kids: David, Nick & Katie. He enjoys hunting, fishing, baseball and being with his family.

Vince Kalodner, Superintendent, joined the team in 2007. He is able to perform all aspects of carpentry from fine furniture repair to rough framing. Vince has a true expertise for working with old salvaged materials and restoring to like new condition.


Nick Carter, Carpenter. Nick went to votech for 4 years in high school for carpentry , then went to Penn College of Technology for 2 years for carpentry . He has spent the last 10 years working in the carpentry field and has been with ECT for almost 2 years. He enjoys the outdoors , snowboarding, and auto racing.

Joseph Zepka, Carpenter. Joseph has worked with our company since, age 18, part time while going to school. He earned an Associates Degree in construction management from Delaware County Community College. He started full time with ECT in May, 2015. He enjoys hobbies including hunting and fishing.

Debbie Schneider, Office Manager, Debbie has over 10 years experience working for custom home builders. She has a degree in interior design from University of Delaware. She has 2 boys: Justin and Jake. Debbie loves spending time with her family and enjoys running, warm weather and the beach.

Ann M. Trethewey, behind the scenes, multi-tasker, creative expertise and advertising specialist with previous sales career and business skills to add to the company. She is married to Ted and has 3 kids: Devyn, Tristen and Carley. She enjoys outdoors, horses, warm weather, being near water and with her family.