There are other firms that can do what we do. But what sets us apart is the level of care and attention we give to every project to ensure we delivery a quality experience with minimal disruption to you and your residents. We understand it’s highly sensitive, often doing work in people’s homes. So we make sure it’s of the highest quality and with the least disruption possible. With communication at the core, we ensure everyone knows where we are and how we’re delivering. Communication so people know what to expect.
CLEAT Design + Build is the one-stop solution for Condominium Associations, Co-operatives, HOAs, property managers, school administrators and building owners seeking first-class design, build, repair, and maintenance solutions. CLEAT has successfully designed and executed more HOA, condominium, apartment, and base building renovation projects in Washington, DC than any other group in the past 20 years. Collectively, the CLEAT team has delivered more than 96 occupied buildings of similar scope, size, and complexity, which total over 9,414 units valued at over $1B in value.
To be the go-to rehab + renovation resource for condominium associations, boards, and management teams – providing modern, technically advanced delivery methods as a strategic partner that takes firms from trees to keys.
To be the premier provider of design, build, repair, and maintenance solutions to the multifamily, condominium, co-operative, HOA, and renovation markets.
4545 42nd St
New Hampshire House
Macklin Apartments & Retail
The Overlook Piermont
1734 14th St NW
Brooks Row Condominiums
The Victoria Condominiums
3300 Rhode Island Ave
1833 1st St
The Matheson Condominiums
Onyx on First
Park Place Condominium
Renovated, Retrofitted, & Upgraded
Landmarks, Contributing Elements, & Fine Arts
$1 BILLION VALUE
Renovation, Retrofit, & Upgrades
Heath E. Wilkinson
Founder and CEO
Heath is responsible for customer satisfaction and project success. He develops, implements, and monitors CLEAT's mission and overall direction. He also measures and evaluates CLEAT's key result areas (KRAs) and identifies and implements opportunities.
Heath is an avid fan of the Washington Capitals and Redskins and an advocate of the Chesapeake Bay.
Eric is responsible for customer satisfaction and project success. He is responsible for all project-specific activities including planning, scheduling, budgeting, and risk mitigation. He also serves a s a liaison and link to all clients' lead representatives.
At age 22, Eric sailed around the world with his father.
Matt quarterbacks the onsite project activities, monitors and enforces CLEAT's safety policies, manages CLEAT's trade partners' quality and schedule, and enforces CLEAT's quality control plan.
Matt is also a youth football coach and future super-agent to his two sons.
Vice President, Marketing and Business Development
Dominique is responsible for customer satisfaction and project success. She collaborates with managers to assist with client-facing communication and signage, identifies and develops new client opportunities, enforces CLEAT's quality control plan and manages marketing efforts.
Dominique began selling real estate and developing houses at 16.
“I’D LIKE TO SHOUT IT OUT… WE COULD NOT BE ANY HAPPIER! THE CLEAT TEAM HAS SHOWN THAT THEY ARE TEAM PLAYERS, THAT THEY GO ABOVE AND BEYOND TO ACCOMMODATE NOT ONLY OUR REQUESTS BUT THOSE OF OUR RESIDENTS, THEY ARE CREATIVE OUT OF THE BOX THINKERS, FRIENDLY, CHARISMATIC AND ALWAYS WILLING TO LEND A HAND. THE CLEAT TEAM HAS INCORPORATED THEMSELVES BEAUTIFULLY WITH MY STAFF. EVERYONE FEELS VERY COMFORTABLE IN HOW THEY APPROACH PROBLEMS, IN HOW THEY COMMUNICATE SOLUTIONS AND HOW OPEN THEY ARE TO QUESTIONS AND FEEDBACK. WE’VE RECEIVED NOTHING BUT COMPLIMENTS FROM RESIDENTS AS WELL. TO DATE, IT’S BEEN A PLEASURE WORKING WITH EACH OF THEM.”
“CLEAT DESIGN + BUILD HAS CONSISTENTLY TREATED US WITH PROFESSIONALISM AND GREAT INTEGRITY, ALWAYS GOING THE EXTRA MILE TO SEE THAT WE ARE WELL SERVED. IT IS A PLEASURE WORKING WITH YOU!”
Condo Association Treasurer
“CLEAT DESIGN + BUILD EXCEEDED ALL OF OUR EXPECTATIONS WITH REGARD TO QUALITY & CUSTOMER SERVICE. NOT ONLY WAS THE PRODUCT SUPERIOR, THEY WERE ABLE TO COME IN $100,000 LESS THAN ON ORIGINAL BUDGET! I HIGHLY RECOMMEND AND ENDORSE CLEAT DESIGN + BUILD AS A PARTNER OF OURS AND LOOK FORWARD TO WORKING WITH THEM ON ANY FUTURE PROJECTS
AT OUR CO-OPERATIVE.”
“I AM PROUD OF THE THOUGHTFULNESS, COMMITMENT AND QUALITY OF WORK CLEAT DESIGN + BUILD DEMONSTRATED THROUGH THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND TURNOVER OF OUR NEW AMENITY SPACES. TEAMWORK IS CRITICAL TO ANY PROJECT AND THE CLEAT DESIGN + BUILD TEAM DELIVERED.”
“HEATH AND HIS TEAM DELIVERED OUR SPACE 3 WEEKS AHEAD OF SCHEDULE AND 6% UNDER OUR BUDGET. HIS TEAM OF ARCHITECTS AND SUBCONTRACTORS WERE TOP-NOTCH AND TRULY DELIVERED ON ALL OF THEIR PROMISES. THEY SET A FRANCHISE RECORD FOR OPENING A NEW STUDIO BY NEGOTIATING THE LEASE, NAVIGATING THE ARLINGTON COUNTY PERMIT PROCESS AND BUILDING OUR SPACE IN RECORD TIME.”
“OMG, THEY ARE THE BEST. THEY MAKE MY LIFE SO MUCH EASIER. THEY ARE PROMPT, KNOWLEDGEABLE, PROFESSIONAL, COURTEOUS, AND HONEST. THEY HAVE HELPED ME WITH MAJOR JOBS, SUCH AS MASONRY, EROSION, UNDERGROUND PIPING, ROOFS, GUTTERS, AND ANY OTHER CONSTRUCTION PROJECT I MAY HAVE. I HAVE WORKED WITH CLEAT FOR OVER FOUR YEARS AND HIGHLY RECOMMEND THEIR COMPANY. LASTLY, I AM NOT THE EASIEST PERSON TO DEAL WITH WHEN IT COMES TO MY PROPERTY AND OUTSIDE CONTRACTORS, BUT THEY HANDLE ME WELL, IMPRESSIVE, LOL.”