Building Dreams & Re-imagining Homes for the Way We Live Today
HDR Remodeling is a full service residential Design + Build remodeling contractor providing services to Berkeley, Alameda, Oakland, Piedmont, and the greater East Bay Area. Our team has been providing homeowners with quality design, construction and residential remodeling services for over 30 years. Our Design philosophy is to re-imagine homes for the way we really live today. We help you find creative ways to make the most of your existing space with the details and quality materials that will truly make your home special.
Meet The People Who Bring You HDR Remodeling
An award-winning team that brings your home, kitchen, and bathroom remodels to life.
Philip Anderson is the Founder and President of HDR Remodeling. He started the company over 30 years ago as Honey Do Repair (HDR), a handyman company. Philip finished his education in 1972 with a Master’s degree from John Carroll University, Cleveland and has work for IBM (Chicago), Procter & Gamble (Cincinnati), and Clorox (Oakland). He decided to strike out on his own as a small business owner in 1987. The company’s reputation for quality work and superior service made the business successful. It was our clients who inspired the transition from handyman work into full service remodeling.
Chris Fellows is the General Manager and Head of our Build department. He and his qualified staff of skilled Project Managers and Lead Carpenters will bring your project to life. With almost 20 years of experience in construction, Chris directs HDR Remodeling's trade professionals, vendors, and suppliers like a conductor directs an orchestra. He has been with the HDR Remodeling family since 2009.
Chris carries a California Contractor’s License for General Building Contractor B and Class C-6 Cabinet, and Finish Carpentry. He is also a NARI certified Certified Remodeling Project Manager (CRPM), LEAD R&R Certified, C2 Asbestos Hazard Safety Certified, and Window & Door certified Winteq Installer.
Kevin Mond heads up the Business Development/Sales department and is normally the first point of contact for new clients. Kevin shows a strong passion for the Design-Build process and truly believes this method is the most effective way for remodeling single family residences. He is a member of the Berkeley Rep Corporate Council, a community Theatre sponsored by HDR Remodeling, advocating for the Theatre’s value as a key community and cultural resource.
Originally from Argentina, Kevin grew up in Iowa. Kevin holds a degree in Architecture and Environmental Studies. While in school, he worked on projects in Holland, Germany and Sweden. Kevin moved to California and joined HDR in 2012.
Ana Mathys is an NKBA certified Associate Kitchen & Bath Designer, knowledgeable in product selection, space planning, materials and finishes. She works alongside our in house architects to take your project from inspiration through to completion.
Ana will guide you through every step of your project ensuring you meet all the critical checkpoints for your project to come in on-time and on-budget.
Sue Wiseman has been our Office Manager + Bookkeeper for over 20 years. Sue keeps you up-to-date on project expenses and progress payments. With her expertise and knowledge of the business, she provides invaluable insight into the estimating process while working with our trade professionals and vendors.
Milton Tong is an architect in our Design department. With over 20 years of experience in many building types, contemporary and traditional architectural styles, and construction detailing for custom work, Milton brings a broad range of expertise to find the best solution to your unique aesthetic and needs. He has a Bachelor of Architecture from Cal Poly, and Masters of Architecture from UC Berkeley, is a Green Point Advisor and LEED Professional.
Ashley Turner is a California Licensed Architect focusing on creating functional, livable, and beautiful homes for people of all physical abilities at all stages of their life.
Ashley’s extensive experience with small home remodels, housing for seniors, and sustainable, grid-independent housing began at the University of Texas at Austin where she received her Masters in Architecture. During her studies, Turner was a researcher for PreFab Lab, as well as a member of the 2005 Solar Decathlon Team.
Turner is a Certified Aging In Place Specialist (CAPS) with LEED AP credentials and a member of Architects/Designers/Planners for Social Responsibility (ADPSR).
Kai Moran is our Administrative Manager and will be the first to greet you whether by phone or during your first in-office visit. She works closely with each of HDR Remodeling's departments. From scheduling your initial consultation to coordinating a photo shoot of your completed project, she provides assistance throughout the entire process.
Kai has background in research assistance, event planning, and administrative support in the literary field.