About Us

Tony & Patty Garczynski

Tony Garczynski, President and CEO

Since 1961, after receiving a degree in engineering from Chicago Technical College, Tony has been involved in the fields of engineering, general contracting and construction. Prior to opening his own business, he worked for such engineering notables as Bechtel Corporation (10 years) and San Diego Gas & Electric (6 years). During that time, he served as an engineer, superintendent and project manager, responsible for projects ranging from $500,000 to $122 million. Tony is a graduate engineer and holds a Professional Engineer's license in the state of California.

Tony opened TGDI in 1977, and has completed more than 300 custom homes since then while taking advantage of countless opportunities to learn and grow in the ever-changing construction industry. He's always stayed at the forefront of innovation in the field.

Tony's depth of experience in heavy construction has added significant insight to his skills arsenal, making him one of the most knowledgeable and well-respected general contractors in the area. For several years, TGDI was on the preferred bidder's list for the Diocese of San Diego and American Golf Corporation. In addition, the company is one of the builders of choice for the Fisher House Foundation of New York www.fisherhouse.org, enjoying the privilege and honor of building homes for military families nationwide.

Patty Garczynski

Patty brings more than 30 years experience in management, accounting, administration, and customer service to the TGDI team. While Tony's engineering and construction expertise focus on troubleshooting jobsite challenges, Patty uses her background in financial management and administration to make sure all the finer details of your home are addressed in a timely manner, preventing any unnecessary delays.

Patty has extensive experience dealing with Realtors; lenders; architects; engineers; inspectors; and city/county building, planning and engineering officials. Her ability to address challenges in a decisive manner is critical in helping solve any and all problems that may arise during the course of your construction project. In addition, she manages job costs and keeps you informed of your account status with each billing statement, to eliminate any surprises at the end of your project.

With more than 78 years of combined construction experience, Tony and Patty and their team of trained experts will deliver your dream home on time and on budget. With this dedicated and conscientious team on your side, you will enjoy the highest quality craftsmanship well within your budget - we stake our name and reputation on it!