About Vancouver Renovation Contractor - Blue Ladder Projects
Building spaces people love.

Over the past 20 years, Blue Ladder has evolved from a developer and custom home builder to a full-service renovation contractor. Today, renovations and remodels are our specialty.

Lance and Terry | Blue Ladder Projects

Who we are

In 2004 Lance and Terry took their hobby of renovating and building homes for themselves to a new level and founded their own renovating business and have been building ever since. Along the way they also helped their children Reid, Alexandra and Dean establish Garage Living in BC in 2014. They have 2 grandchildren that they love dearly and are looking forward to more.

Meet our non-biological family

Blue Ladder runs on a family business model. That doesn’t mean we’re like the Partridge Family, but it does mean we treat all our employees like relatives. Get to know our dedicated team below or come visit our office. We are always happy to meet new people.

Blue Ladder Projects Team

Project Manager

Born and raised in Vancouver BC, Byron cultivated a passion for the real estate and construction industry from an early age. Byron has experience as both a journeyman carpenter and a licensed realtor for the past nine years. He is continuously upgrading his skills with enthusiasm and is constantly improving. Healthy environmental practices are important to Byron, making sure to always follow proper green procedures. He believes in full transparency and doing good for people in life and in business. In his spare time he enjoys playing golf, coaching hockey, snowboarding and hiking and with his frenchie pug, Bobo.

Interior Designer

Diana was born and raised in Vancouver, BC. That West Coast upbringing means that she is personable and hands on when it comes to making sure that your vision becomes a reality. She comes from a construction family so, naturally, studied construction management and then went on to get her interior design degree from BCIT. She was the sole proprietor of Veniva Interior Design for 20 years, with a focus on design in residential, commercial, corporate and retail, before making the move to join our team at Blue Ladder Projects. In her free time Diane manages a women's Div.1 soccer team and spends her down time Road and gravel cycling

Shawn Milani | General Manager | Blue Ladder Projects

Shawn Milani
General Manager

Shawn Milani was born and raised in Vancouver, B.C. and can not think of a better place to call home. From an early age Shawn has been passionate about construction and learning about the latest building technologies implemented across the world. He loves taking a collaborative approach to implementing some of the most unique building practices from both the local and international building scene. Shawn's experience includes having a degree in construction management, a full fledged building license, and comes from a background of building high-end luxury homes in West Vancouver.