Who is Artifex Contracting, LLC?

Artifex Contracting, LLC is a Class A, Residential Building Contractor, licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Specializing in Custom Homebuilding, Renovations, Outdoor Living Spaces, Custom Stonework, and Kitchen & Bath Remodels.

Artifex (Latin for “Craftsman”) is the brainchild of Les Leslie and Doug Wojton.

Based out of Halifax County, VA, Doug has spent the last 2 decades building a reputation as the premier stone mason and tile contractor in Southern Virginia and Northern North Carolina working for an impressive client list both large and small. Ranging from Individual Homeowners to major Universities and Historical Landmark Restorations.

A U.S. Army Veteran from Appomattox County, VA, Les has 20 years experience working in high end, custom cabinetry, finish carpentry, quality assurance, and all aspects of residential construction and project management from rough-in framing to Operations/Production Management for a Custom Homebuilder.

Together, Les and Doug as Artifex Contracting, LLC, have assembled a small but talented crew that can effectively and efficiently accomplish any Residential Construction Project they accept.

Applying a Consult, Design, and Build model, Artifex Contracting, LLC’s vision is to improve client’s lives by improving client’s surroundings.


Consult, Design, Build


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Robert A. Heinlein