Pete Burquez

Pete Burquez, a Palm Springs native and second-generation musician, is a seasoned Superintendent at Houck, blending creativity and craftsmanship in every project. With over 30 years in the industry, his journey began in Palm Springs as a subcontractor specializing in high-end carpentry finishes and cabinetry for custom homes. Over time, Pete’s dedication and talent propelled him to Los Angeles, where he further honed his skills, expanding into more high-end custom homes, high-rise luxury apartments, commercial spaces, and storefront installations while maintaining his expertise in residential finish carpentry.

Pete’s remarkable career includes featuring in notable projects in prestigious Palm Springs, San Diego, and Los Angeles neighborhoods, showcasing his prowess in elegant luxury finishes. Beyond his role at Houck, Pete is a dynamic force in the music scene, playing guitar with his group of musicians and adding his unique touch to the rock music legacy.

Off-duty, Pete is a proud single father to his multi-talented daughter, Alyssa Melody. With a portfolio as diverse as his guitar riffs, including collaborations with celebrities, Pete Burquez continues to bring the perfect blend of passion, skill, and a touch of rock and roll flair to every aspect of his life and career. Feel free to drop by and connect with him over tunes or anything— he’s always up for a jam session or sharing some carpentry wisdom with a side of good vibes!