Artistic design and craftsmanship alongside extensive knowledge of architecture, construction and energy. McCormack Construction provides a full spectrum of Green Building services to make your project beautiful, comfortable, and sustainable.

Green Building

McCormack Construction specializes in the complete Green Building experience. From planning and design to the finished product, McCormack Construction can create a home or business that is beautiful, profoundly energy efficient, healthy, and Earth friendly. Whether it is a bathroom or a whole community, we can provide you with the full spectrum of options in order to achieve a sustainable and better way of living. We work with all budgets, and no job is too big or too small. Design, build, renovation, remodel, passive energy, energy efficiency, energy retrofit, fine woodworking, old homes, furniture, flooring, tile, wall finishes, landscaping, water conservation, property, co-housing, and much more; we do it all. Serving the Sierra County, Plumas County, Truckee and Lake Tahoe area.


Create the right energy plan for your project. McCormack Construction has been obsessing about energy efficiency and renewable energy for over ten years. We can help you decide which renewable energy products are right for you and make your home or building achieve a high level of efficiency. We have great success with energy retrofits that pay back in only a few years and drastically lower bills for the lifetime of the building .

Brendan McCormackAbout the Owner

Brendan McCormack is a California licensed contractor with 25 years in the construction field and over 10 years of green building experience and energy work. He is a 2010 graduate of the Certificate program in Green Building and Renewable Energy from the University of California at Davis. Known for his attention to detail and commitment to doing things right the first time, Brendan applies his artistic and creative talents to everything he does. A California native, Brendan has lived in the Sierras for 24 years and in the beautiful Sierra Valley since 1996. He lives in Sierraville with his two daughters and wife in their newly energy efficient 130 year-old-home. Brendan