Les Church:

Les has 40 years in carpentry experience with a primary focus on residential and light commercial projects. His interest sprouted from working on his father’s projects around the house during his youth and then eventually working on his own homes throughout his life. Les is known for his customer satisfaction and impressive work. He has a long list of satisfied customers that keep coming back for his carpentry work and expertise.

Les initially started with larger projects in Maine and Michigan but his love for Vermont drove him to relocate his business to Montpelier. Les has operated with crews ranging from   1-10 members and offers great expertise to his workers and his clients.


Matt Robison:

Matt is known for his attention to detail and excellent building skills when it comes to framing, finishing and renovating. With over 30 years in the carpentry business he offers great expertise and knows how to maintain an excellent line of communication between the client and the workers.

Matt’s love for carpentry started when he was a kid building his own tree houses, this grew as he progressed throughout his life. Matt moved to Vermont in 1976 and started working at Goddard College as a contractor. Since then Matt has worked for various contractors in central Vermont and eventually landed at Free Range Builders.



Chris Lackey:

Chris has been working in the building business for over ten years. Les and Chris started Free Range Builders as a partnership and It has grown to what it is today. Chris has focused on residential and light commercial construction. Chris is known for quality work that exceeds the expectations of the client.

Chris has loved working with his hands for his whole life and enjoys the fulfillment of finishing a project. Chris started as a project manager three years ago and has led groups ranging from 1-6 members. These jobs spanned from Complete house remodels to minor home renovations. Chris thoroughly enjoys interacting with the customer to achieve their goals and dreams.