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Thad Ates


Thad is a third-generation remodeler. He has been remodeling homes since the early 2000s. Prior to his remodeling career, Thad built over 250 custom homes spanning 15 years. As President and Founder, Thad oversees all aspects of Thaddeus Drew Remodeling. With a wide knowledge base and affinity for perfection, Thad guarantees all projects finish with his stamp of approval. When not remodeling, Thad enjoys spending time with his wife Brenda and six grandchildren in the Texas Hill Country.


Matt Ates


Matt oversees sales, estimating, design & renderings, and scheduling. He makes sure the wheels are greased behind the front lines. Matt has been part of the team since 2016. Prior to joining the Thaddeus Drew Remodeling team, Matt was a construction manager for a growing restaurant chain in Central Texas. Matt graduated from UT Austin. When not remodeling, Matt enjoys spending time with his wife Natalie and dog Buick at the lake.

Javier Headshot by Van 2019

Javier Sauza

Lead Carpenter

Javier has been with Thaddeus Drew Remodeling for seven years and is our go-to guy for carpentry projects and all punch list items. Javier enjoys spending quality time at the park with his wife Kelsey and their two children.