Our Story 

We are a family-operated business with home-town spirit. Owned and founded by Johnny Pearl since 1983, we specialize in historic restoration and quality finishing. We have helped many families and business with everything required for a full home renovation including additions, electrical, plumbing, crown molding, drywall, painting, tiling, stucco, renovating kitchens/bathrooms and much, much more!

We use low-VOC paints and are always interested in green building projects. We also take the time to recycle and dispose of materials in earth-friendly ways, whenever possible.

Cabbagetown Carpentry is a licensed and fully insured general contracting company.

Our Services

As a general contracting company, we offers a wide variety of options to bring your project to completion. We work with the best sub-trades in roofing, plumbing, electrical and tiling.

We offer many services that will meet all your renovation needs! A General list of our services include:

Bathroom & Kitchen Renovations

Historic Restorations

Refinishing & Installing Drywall

Plaster Repairs



Trim work


Window Instillation & Repair

Door Instillation

Wood Floor Refinishing

Custom Porches & Decks & more!

Carlton St. renovation in Toronto’s Historic Cabbagetown, Cabbagetown Carpentry, 2016.


Spruce St. renovation in Toronto’s Historic Cabbagetown, Cabbagetown Carpentry, 2018.