Crestone Builders is the commercial construction arm of the company. It has quickly established itself as an award-winning leader in NE South Dakota that customers can depend on for quality work, on-time and on-budget projects.

Awards & Accolades

Crestone Builders, under the leadership of Eric Skott, is proud to be the recipient of the following awards:

2013 Watertown Area Home Builders’ Association Builder of the Year • 2016 Watertown Area Home Builders’ Association President’s Award • 2018 Building of the Year for The Lab at Lake Area Technical Institute • 2019 Building Excellence Award for Trav’s Outfitters • 2020 Northeast South Dakota Realtor Association Rising Star Award Winner

“We had the opportunity to work with the Crestone Builders team to design, construct and remodel our new corporate office and leased tenant. The project team from start to finish was seamless as Eric maintained the build schedule for his crew and the subcontractors which provided us with on time completion.”

JARED LANDMARK, CEO, SIOUX VALLEY COOPERATIVE

“While no construction partners are perfect (nor am I), I can honestly say Eric Skott and his team at Crestone will work hard to understand, deliver and stand by their work. I have found them to be open, honest, reasonable, competitive, knowledgeable, understanding, experienced, trustworthy and committed.”

– Kirk Simet, SLH Holdings President

“From planning to completion, the project team was transparent, maintained excellent communication and made multiple recommendations to improve the costs and quality of the construction.”

– Cameron Dunafon
President CED Management

“From planning to completion, the project team was transparent, maintained excellent communication and made multiple recommendations to improve the costs and quality of the construction.”

– Cameron Dunafon
President CED Management

“Throughout the office project, Crestone kept work on schedule and informed us regularly of the progress of the construction. We appreciated that Crestone’s staff was always readily available for questions and offered valuable advice when dealing with unexpected items.”

– Chris Schilken, Executive Director, Watertown Development Company

Our verticals

Multi-Family Living • Healthcare • Municipalities • Food Service • Retail • Industrial • Education •  Hospitality

Services

Construction Management • Design Build • General Contracting

Field Services

Concrete • Carpentry and Demolition

Safety

It’s safety first at Crestone! This is serious stuff. Making sure our team is safe, our job sites are safe and always striving to stay safe. Each team member is safety trained. Proper expectations are delivered on the first day on the job. Our project managers review each day’s work to ensure we stay safe. We administer our own safety standards in addition to state and national OSHA regulations.

The Crestone Builders Team

Eric Skott

Eric Skott

President & CEO/Owner

Joe Turbak

Joe Turbak

Project Manager/Estimator

Blake Turbak

Blake Turbak

Project Manager/Field Services

Pat DeBoer

Pat DeBoer

Project Manager

Josh Schnabel

Josh Schnabel

Concrete Forman

Tyler Poppen

Tyler Poppen

Superintendent

Dave McGuire

Dave McGuire

Superintendent

Ken Turbak

Ken Turbak

Superintendent