B&E General Contractors Inc.
Location: Thiensville, Wis.
Type of company: Design-build remodeler focusing on additions, kitchens and baths as well as smaller jobs such as window replacements.
Staff model: 7 office, 19 field
Annual jobs: 60
Workweek: 40 hours
Years in business: 15
Education/skills: High school diploma, experience as carpenter, 22 years in remodeling
Key to success: A focus on serving the customer’s needs from the project’s beginning to its end. "There’s a lot of work out there, and our approach has made us very respected in the area and the industry. Our industry has outgrown new housing, and people are waking up to the potential in this field."
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