A five-generation family business spanning 110 years, Gruver Cooley has an unparalleled history of custom homebuilding and a longstanding reputation for quality, craftsmanship and integrity. Their workmanship and talent for building the finest homes in the greater Washington D.C. area combined with the long tenures of their employees makes Gruver Cooley a perfect addition to Creighton Farms’ portfolio of Preferred Builders.
Chip Gruver, President of Gruver Cooley, has over 40 years of experience in every aspect of custom construction, including green and sustainable practices. He earned a business degree from Lehigh University and has served on a number of community boards. His daughter, Cathleen Gruver, is an award-winning designer with a Master’s in Interior Design from Marymount University. Together, this caring father-daughter team will work closely with you during every step of the way to help you create a home that reflects your unique style and taste.
Gruver Cooley’s field personnel have an average tenure of twenty years with the company and provide a high level of daily construction supervision. Over the years, they have vetted the most reliable sub-contractors in a wide variety of trades and specialties to provide their clients with the best quality and service. Gruver Cooley is also a member of Custom Builders USA.
Throughout the construction process, you will have regular meetings and receive continuously updated online progress reports as well as detailed billing reports. Gruver Cooley strives to make the entire process as easy as possible, and their personnel make it clear that you are their highest priority.
Chip Gruver – Principal
Cathleen Gruver – Interior Designer