Les Thomas Construction, Inc. has been in business since 1984 specializing in new home construction in both California and Montana.   As a fourth generation carpenter, Les Thomas takes pride in every home built under his name – and that includes over 400 homes throughout his career.   While Les specializes in affordable, quality, single-family residential home construction, his experience has included the construction of high-end, luxury homes in excess of $3,000,000.

Les Thomas Construction, Inc., headquartered in Butte, Montana, is a licensed, bonded, and insured new home construction company.   The company is a member of the Montana Building Industry Association (MBIA).  All homes are built in compliance with all local, state, and national building codes.   

Les Thomas

Les Thomas

Les Thomas – Accomplished Carpenter and Home Builder – Specializing in New Home Construction

A perfectionist by nature, Les Thomas strives to build quality homes at an affordable price.  And, having never missed a closing date, Les takes great pride in meeting his client’s needs by getting the job done right and on time.   

As a fourth-generation carpenter, Les grew up in Oakland, CA and got his start at the age of 18. After completed a 4-year apprenticeship program and building homes in California, Les moved to Helena, Montana in 1989 to work for his uncle.  He then worked as a subcontractor to WIM Corporation for 11 years before starting his company in 1991.   In 2012, Les moved to Butte, Montana and has since built over 30+ single family homes in Butte.   Having worked in all aspects of new home construction, Les’ skill set includes:

  • Framing
  • Siding
  • Roofing 
  • Windows 
  • Doors
  • Finish Carpentry
  • Tile
  • Hardwood
  • Laminates
  • Cabinets
  • Foundations
  • General Foreman
  • Site Superintendent
  • Subcontractor Management
  • Land Development

Drawing his inspiration from his grandfather,  Les has strong faith and believes in treating his clients like he would want to be treated.   “My end goal is to have my clients totally happy with my product, and I will bend over backwards to help my clients to meet their expectations.”    Another mentor is Mike Hughes, President of WIM Corporation of Helena, who has worked closely with Les over the past 15 years.   

Les Thomas has made Montana his home.  In contrast to his native Oakland, CA, Les enjoys the laid back atmosphere of Montana, its great outdoors, and its people. A collector of antiques as well as a regular at antique shows, Les believes in community and believes in giving back through his philanthropy to various local charities. 

General Contracting – New Home Construction

Les Thomas Construction has the ability to manage multiple new home builds simultaneously.   Working with standard home plans and loyal, established subcontractors, Les Thomas is completely involved in each project as the general contractor. Throughout the new home construction process, Les informs his clients daily of the build schedule to avoid problems and to address decisions as they arise.