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About SC | DESIGN/BUILD | Construction Company

Your Journey to your premier quality custom built home begins with Steen Construction (SC Design/Build Construction Company). Choose us when looking for personalized service and attention to detail. Our specialty is 

custom home construction, additions, and remodeling.


With SC Design/Build Construction Company you will work closely with Jason and Matt from the initial design stages through completion of your design/build home to ensure that your personal goals are met.


The personalized service we provide is what sets us apart from larger, production-style builders and those who view themselves as our competitors throughout the Chippewa Valley, West Central, and Northwoods Wisconsin areas including the greater Eau Claire regions.

Your Design/Build
Steen COnstruction Ranch Style Home - Country Retreat
Since entering the construction business in 1991, through SC Design/Build Construction Company we have built a reputation on combining quality, experience, and a strong commitment to personalized customer service in custom home design and build. 
Steen Team
Our Founders

In 1991 Jason and Kari Steen founded Steen Construction as co-owners and operators of the now "SC Design/Build Construction Company". The custom home construction legacy and family business environment is now owned and operated by Matt Ness. Our entire SC design/build team continues to demonstrate the core values system formed by Jason and Kari, --that building relationships is essential in understanding and exceeding our clients custom home construction expectations. 

Building relationships are essential in understanding and exceeding our clients custom home construction expectations. 



Jason & Kari Steen

About Our Team

Whether you are a first-time homeowner looking to move up to a larger home for your growing family or a businessman looking to build your business facilities, with SC Design/Build Construction Company you will find a construction plan and price point to meet your specific needs.


Customer satisfaction begins with straight-forward communication right from the start.  We know full well that listening to what is important to YOU regarding your construction project and keeping you involved throughout the process is critical to its final success.  Our commitment to you continues after the sale, with follow-up service to ensure your satisfaction.

Meet Our Team

Matt Ness

Owner -President 

Project Manager


Matt has been with Steen Construction (SC Design-Build Construction Company) for several years.  As the owner and manager of the sales team, his strong construction team leadership role as president and a project manager has him on-site every day. This fits perfectly with our practice to see that our clients get their projects done efficiently, timely, and on budget.  With vested ownership in the company, Matt shines in his current role and builds every home with special attention to detail just as if it were his own.


Tia Gunderson

Office Manager


At Steen Construction, team-concept works well by utilizing each member’s talents to form a cohesive and strong team.  Tia’s role as Office Manager is to keep the day to day, “behind the scenes” particulars moving seamlessly to accomplish timely and on-budget custom home projects.


As the most recent team member in the business, working as a family with the entire team at SC Design/Build Construction Company comes naturally. Tia continues to nurture the family feeling to the business, including all of our clients.

Justin Theiss

Justin Thiess

Sales / Estimating


Justin comes from a strong construction background with residential home construction experience in working closely for a number of years with draftsmen, estimating, construction material sales, handling, and estimating. He is a great asset to our team of construction professionals and craftsmen with experience building dream homes ranging from starter homes to vacation homes.  We are a design/build construction company and crew, trained and skilled to include the eloquent details demanded stunning results in premier custom home design-build.


Jason Steen

C0-Founder / Design-Sales


As design-build contractors building custom homes, the details are the most important in the process.  Jason designs and is in sales for the construction company with strong organizational skills.  With years of passion for the construction industry and his continued leadership roles and experience as a founder since 1991, and until 2019 previous co-owner with SC Design/Build Construction Company. Jason continues doing what he enjoys in the home-building industry and you can be certain that Jason will get the job done according to your specifications.




2008 - President -- Wisconsin Home Builders Association

1999-2000 - President - Chippewa Valley Home Builders



1999 - CVHBA Parade of Homes Best of Show & Best Interior Class IV
2000 - Brick Marketing Council of Wisconsin

          - Brick Home of Distinction Region IV & State Level
2000 - CVHBA Builder of the Year

2001 - CVHBA Parade of Homes Best of Show & Best Interior Class IV
2002 - CVHBA Parade of Homes Best Interior Class IV

2011 - WI Builders Association BUILDER OF THE YEAR

2013 - CVHBA Parade of Homes Best of Show category 3

2014 - CVHBA Parade of Homes Best of Show category 6


Steen Construction continues to support and participate in the Eau Claire area Builders Associations and designing and building award-winning custom 

homes in the Eau Claire and surrounding areas.

Our Construction Team

Steen Construction specializes in detailed high-quality projects for custom home construction, luxury home building, home remodeling, home additions, and construction management for residential, light commercial, and commercial design-build projects.


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