Art Cartes, CLC


Art is responsible for projects in production and ensures that operations are running smoothly. He oversees our trade partners and makes sure we are always providing the best experience possible for our clients during construction. Art is a NARI Certified Lead Carpenter and is an expert in both rough and finish carpentry. 

With over 30 years of experience, he is one of Carmel Builders legendary problem-solvers and uses his skills to provide superior customer satisfaction while maintaining a safe working environment. He is considered the “eyes and ears” on many of the projects.

Art is a licensed Lead Carpenter and is Lead-Safe Certified. Additionally, he is an expert in both rough and finish carpentry. Overall, he is an immensely knowledgeable resource that is utilized on nearly every project.  Because of his incredible attention to detail, he works closely with the Project Managers to make sure everything goes according to plan.

When not hard at work, he enjoys traveling around the world, and visiting family who in some cases have spread out around the globe.  When he wants some personal time he chooses outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing and visiting dog parks around town with his German Shorthaired Pointer, Tucker.