Perkins Construction is in New Digs

Perkins Construction is in New Digs

After nearly twenty years in the building at 310 Depot Street next to Casey’s in Ann Arbor, we decided we needed a place all our own. We are now at 5643 Plymouth Road in the Village of Dixboro just a short ways out of Ann Arbor. We really like the new location, and the new building. Phone numbers and emails are all the same ...

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Geoff Chairs Task Force

Geoff Chairs Task Force

At the request of the Board of Directors at the Builders and Remodelors Association of Greater Ann Arbor, Geoff was asked to chair a task force dealing with the City of Ann Arbor Building Department. Issues arise from time to time with plan review lead times, inspection lead times, code interpretation issues, inspector customer service issues, fee rates, etc. Rather than having individuals try to address these things piecemeal, the task force meets monthly with City officials to discuss issues ...

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Re-purposing The Shant

Re-purposing The Shant

Situated on East William Street just west of State is the building which once was the Chapter meeting house of Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity – the Dekes. People have passed by and wondered about this gothic structure for years and years. Sitting behind six foot high twelve inch thick brick walls with iron gates, the building has a mysterious almost spooky air about it.

Built ...

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Our Award-Winning Designs

The Perkins Construction Company has been honored with six awards by Detroit Home magazine for our work in the following categories:

  • Exterior Use of Stone
  • Foyers
  • Conservatories
  • Landscape Water Features
  • Wine Cellars
  • Fireplace Installations.

Detroit Home, a subsidiary of Hour Detroit magazine, holds its regional design competition annually.

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Geoff Attains Graduate Master Builder

Geoff recently became one of the select group of 400 professional builders nationwide who have earned the Graduate Master Builder (GMB) designation, identifying him as one of the building industry’s top professionals.

Administered by the National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB) University of Housing, the GMB Program is sponsored locally by the Home Builders Association of Washtenaw County, where Geoff recently served as President. After earning GMB credentials, program graduates are required to maintain their designation through completion of an additional ...

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Joe Antis Achieves Certified Aging In Place Specialist Designation

As aging baby boomers continue to drive housing changes, contractors are responding to market demands with more specialized training and knowledge than ever before. Through the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Joe is now trained and ready through its Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS) designation program to help homeowners who need to improve the accessibility of their homes.

CAPS is the only national program that teaches contractors the unique home modification skills for those who wish to “age in place” or ...

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