Mike Cates - The Heart and Soul of C&E Living

Say hello to Mike, the founder and driving force behind C&E Living. Born and raised in Indiana, Mike has dedicated his life to enhancing outdoor living in our beautiful state. With 20 years of experience under his belt, his commitment to quality and transparency has shaped C&E Living into the successful business it is today. Mike's deep connection with Central Indiana goes beyond business. He raised his family here and worked with some of the region's largest builders. His intimate understanding of the local landscape and community is reflected in every project C&E Living undertakes.


Focused on Quality and Fairness

Mike is passionate about delivering high-quality, custom projects. Under his leadership, C&E Living has always prioritized quality without compromise. But what sets Mike and C&E Living apart is a commitment to fair and transparent pricing. Mike believes in delivering value to his clients, ensuring that they get the best possible results without any hidden costs.

Connect with Mike

Don't let Mike's modesty fool you; he's an industry expert who loves what he does. Feel free to reach out for a chat about your outdoor project dreams. He might not enjoy being in the spotlight, but he's always eager to discuss new ideas and bring them to life!

C&E Living Today

Today, C&E Living is known for its exceptional custom outdoor designs. From pergolas to fire features, every project receives Mike's personal touch. He prides himself on enhancing outdoor spaces with a high level of quality, keeping the client's vision and satisfaction at the forefront.

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Craftsmanship Gallery

Step into our gallery and be captivated by the awe-inspiring masterpieces, showcasing the unrivaled workmanship and meticulous artistry that have propelled C&E Decks to the pinnacle of craftsmanship in the industry.