Meet the Team

Name: Laurel Webster

Title: Office Manager

What do you love about working at the company?
The integrity of Josh and the care he gives to his employees and clients. I also appreciate variety and flexibility of work.

What do you enjoy about serving our clients?
It feels good to convey to clients that they are a priority and the quality of their project is important to us.

What ‘little things’ do you consider yourself an expert at or highly skilled at?
I take care of details and research products. I also relate well to people.

Overall Likes In Life/Business:
Processes and lists, dark chocolate, being on time, reading actual books (not those ebooks), a good movie, teaching and solving problems, and worshiping in church.

Overall Dislikes in Life/Business:
People who drive slow in the fast lane, being late and being kept waiting, clutter, making the same mistake twice, research papers (I like research, not the writing part), pet hair everywhere, the smell of a dirty dish rag, promises not kept, poor communication, and assumptions.

What do you love to do outside of work? Any interesting facts/history about yourself that you’d like to share in a bio?
I love doing book studies and doing life with young adults, talking to them about life, God, and truth. I love sitting on the patio at my favorite restaurant and people watching. I love traveling. I lived in Japan for a year and would live there again without hesitation. Tokyo is one of my favorite places.


Name: Marcus Castillo

Title: Carpenter

What do you love about working at the company?
The work atmosphere is positive.

What do you enjoy about serving our clients?
Craftsmanship and satisfaction of a job well done.

What ‘little things’ do you consider yourself an expert at or highly skilled at?
Drywall

Overall Likes In Life/Business:
Enjoying my job and bettering myself in the industry.

Overall Dislikes in Life/Business:
Not enough time outside with the kids and dirty job sites.

What do you love to do outside of work? Any interesting facts/history about yourself that you’d like to share in a bio?
Love to help promote people and kids getting outdoors in nature, coaching, hanging with my 2 daughters. Blessed to be a cancer survivor.


Name: Chuck Hilton

Title: Lead Carpenter

What do you love about working at the company?
The culture of relationship and integrity.

What do you enjoy about serving our clients?
That moment when you’ve earned their trust.

What ‘little things’ do you consider yourself an expert at or highly skilled at?
Giving the customer what they want despite obstacles. I excel at identifying and solving problems.

Overall Likes In Life/Business:
Honesty, good communication, problem solving, helping, and generosity. All things Chocolate.

Overall Dislikes in Life/Business:
Greed, Dull blades, Dirty windshields, most vegetables, and nuts in brownies.

What do you love to do outside of work?
Grandsons, family, my workshop, computers, teaching/mentoring, study.

Any interesting facts/history about yourself that you’d like to share in a bio?
Born in Wichita Kansas. I’m 3rd Gen Carpenter with 32 yrs in construction. I also pastored for 8 years.


Name: Ryan Lacey

Title: Carpenter

What do you love about working at the company?
I love working with hard working honest guys that like getting the job done. This has been a great company to work for.

What do you enjoy about serving our clients?
I love seeing them happy with the work we do and as well as building relationships with them.

What ‘little things’ do you consider yourself an expert at or highly skilled at?
Attention to detail comes to mind. As a first year carpenter, I’m enjoying learning to become highly skilled.

Overall Likes In Life/Business:
I really just like being around people who are honest. I like the grind of the day and coming home after a hard day’s work feeling satisfied.

Overall Dislikes in Life/Business:
Dishonesty, people who say one thing do another, and people who are late to anything important.

What do you love to do outside of work?
My two sons Caden and Reece. hunting, fishing, Michigan football and basketball, grilling, and salmon fishing on Lake Michigan. I enjoy quiet time as well.


Name: Ben Folkert

Title: Carpenter Apprentice

What do you love about working at the company?
I love building anything.

What do you enjoy about serving our clients?
Working with honest people who have the same commitment to the clients.

What ‘little things’ do you consider yourself an expert at or highly skilled at?
I’m a physical person! I’m great at carrying heavy stuff.

Overall Likes In Life/Business:
I really enjoy the people I work with.

Overall Dislikes in Life/Business:
I really dislike tailgaters.

What do you love to do outside of work? Any interesting facts/history about yourself that you’d like to share in a bio?
I’m currently also going to college.


Name: Josh Nelson

Title: President

What do you love about working at the company?
People. I have loved building long term relationships with people in our community.

What do you enjoy about serving our clients?
Finding out the reason behind the project. Every project has a story – I.e., that special play room for when the grandkids come to visit, a screen porch to create a quiet spot to get away from it all, or breathe new life into an old family cottage so the next generation can build similar memories, etc.

What ‘little things’ do you consider yourself an expert at or highly skilled at?
Communication – keeping the clients and team informed.
Details – getting them right. It makes or breaks the project.
Big Picture – keeping the big picture in mind.
Organization – keeping job sites clean and organized. The office too!

Overall Likes In Life:
Spending time with my family at the dinner table, swimming, dirt-biking in the woods with my son, and hiking at Saugatuck Dunes with my wife.

Overall Dislikes in Life/Business:
I want things to be orderly-no chaos please.

What do you love to do outside of work? Any interesting facts/history about yourself that you’d like to share in a bio? I enjoy building furniture for my family. My goal is to build one special piece for each of my children. 2 down, 3 to go!

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