The Kenick Difference

Our Company

Kenick Constructions is an award winning, locally owned and operated construction company in North Queensland. From renovations to custom homes, Kenick Constructions can tailor design your home for you, or build to your specifications. Kenick Constructions combines innovative construction approaches with evolving trends and attitudes, so your home reflects your lifestyle. We also pride ourselves on individual, personalised service with each and every one of our clients.

Sustainable Construction  

Kenick Constructions are known as the leaders in Sustainable Construction in the Far North. To us, sustainability is not just a sales pitch, it is a logical alternative when building in a tropical environment. We are proud to have already helped so many people build a more energy efficient home and the results and feedback has been impressive. If anyone is looking to reduce their energy costs and live in a home more conducive to the tropics, then we are the builder! Come and speak with a GreenSmart Professional on how we can build you an energy efficient home. In saying that, we still do build block homes if that is the wish of the client!

Our People

At Kenick Constructions you will find a unified team of highly skilled and dedicated professionals who are passionate about providing you with a specialised custom building service.

Owner Kent Hams, a born and raised local, brings with him over 25 years experience in the Cairns Building Industry. He has used this professional knowledge to personally handpick the best tradespeople and suppliers for Kenick Constructions. Customers can be assured they will receive friendly, professional service and quality results; first time, every time. To ensure customer satisfaction, Kent oversees each and every construction, dealing direct with the client through the entire building process. It is this transparent, honest and supportive network that helps Kenick Constructions build a successful business and more importantly, very high standard of homes. 

Our Values


Kenick Constructions strives to produce the best designs and products to meet each client’s tastes and budgets. We build to the highest of standards which have resulted in many awards being presented to the company the past few years. They include the HIA National Award, Master Builders Award, BDAQ and BEDI Awards to name a few.

Our high performance has resulted in many people choosing to build with Kenick a second and even third time. So much is the confidence in the design and performance throughout the building process.

Kenick Facts:  

  1. We do not tender our work out to the cheapest trades
  2. We try and use the same trades on all of our homes to ensure consistency of high quality
  3. We will be up front and honest in all aspects of the building process.
  4. We offer a transparent pricing structure so you know exactly what you are getting
  5. Our standard inclusions are of higher quality than most other builders
  6. Our reputation is important to us and therefore we will always do what is in the best interest of the client.
  7. We listen!


Kenick Constructions seeks to listen and understand the needs and desires of our clients, to ensure quality that exceeds expectations. We provide personalised service to all our customers before, during and after construction is complete. Some builders claim to work with their client throughout the entire build. 2 or 3 visits just does not cut it so when building with Kenick constructions, you will have direct access to the builder who will work with you throughout the entire process.


Kenick Constructions endeavour to support our staff to incorporate evolving market trends and innovative ideas into our everyday service. You may have a particular idea or design that you would like us to create. No problem and best of all, we do not charge extra to customise a plan or amend one of ours! Get creative and come up with something that you can be proud of!