Commercial Construction & Restoration in Michigan

F. Lax Construction is southeastern Michigan’s preferred commercial construction and property restoration provider. When unexpected disasters strike, commercial properties are always at risk of sustaining damage from water, fire, smoke, and more. Since 1946, we have been a single source solution for restoring commercial properties to their pre-loss condition. Our commercial restoration services include property stabilization, content restoration, biohazard cleanup, environmental services, structural repair, and construction services.

If your commercial property has sustained damage, it is important to start the restoration process as quickly as possible to prevent costly further damage. Our team of restoration professionals have the training and the most advanced equipment and technology needed to restore your business with the leas possible interruption to normal operations. We will work quickly and diligently, knowing the importance of a clean facility that is safe for employees.

“Property owners, property managers, maintenance & facilities teams, banks, lenders, and risk & insurance professionals trust F. Lax Construction to repair and restore their commercial and REO properties.”

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We provide emergency restoration response to over 13 counties in southeastern Michigan.

When You Need Commercial Restoration

As a preferred vendor for many of the nation’s top insurance insurance companies, we help you navigate the insurance claims process from inception to completion. Your project manager will work directly with your insurance adjuster to ensure a seamless process and secure a favorable outcome for your business.

Having your commercial property consumed by fire and smoke can be emotionally trying and devastating to your business. We provide the guidance and support you need to salvage as much of your property and contents as possible, offering you some level of reassurance during this difficult time.

Water damage in your place of business can come from a number of sources, including toilet overflows, burst pipes, and leaking roofs. As an IICRC Certified water damage restoration company, we will identify the source of the water infiltration, identify any hazards, repair and restore the affected areas.

Shifting weather patterns and seasonal storms can occur when you least expect it. Whereas damage from fallen trees and power lines can be easily identified, other types of damage to your commercial property can be less obvious. Through a thorough assessment, we will identify all damage sources and detail the restoration process.

Mold damage not only affects your property, but it can negatively impact the health of you and your employees. Because mold grows quickly almost anywhere that moisture exists, it is important to contact us as soon as you recognize symptoms of a mold issue so that we can begin the remediation process.

Biohazardous materials – including spores, viruses, bacteria, and other disease-causing organisms – can manifest as a result of sewer backup, mold damage, and more. We have the advanced training and equipment to provide complete cleaning, sanitizing and disposal services.

Break-ins and destruction of commercial property by intruders and vandals happen every day. We provide emergency services to secure your commercial property and recommend the steps required to restore it to pre-loss condition.

Banks • Corporate Facilities • Government Municipality • Healthcare • Hospitality • Hotels & Resorts • Indoor & Outdoor Malls • Industrial • Mixed-Use • Multi-Family Housing • Office Buildings • Religious Facilities • Restaurants • Retail • Schools & Universities • Self-Storage Facilities • Senior Living Facilities

Historic Renovations

F. Lax Construction has extensive experience restoring and renovating historic commercial properties to their original splendor. We work with county, city, and state leaders, including the Historical Society of Michigan, to develop historic restoration plans that work for all parties.

If you are an architect or designer that has been tasked with an historic renovation, you will need a full-service, licensed, bonded, and insured general contractor to help bring your vision to fruition. When you work with F. Lax as your trusted historic renovation contractor, you can count on creative vision, responsive service, outstanding communication, and exceptional craftsmanship. And as you expect, all work will be conducted in accordance with LEED Gold standards.

Commercial Construction Services

As a licensed general contractor, F. Lax Construction understands that remediation and repairs are only the beginning of the disaster recovery process. Some businesses require specialized services to rebuild or renovate their commercial property. Our professional, certified project managers will work with you to plan every aspect of your project, work directly with insurance providers, and ensure a seamless process to restore your property and your peace of mind.

Contents Restoration

In addition to restoring your physical property, we take great care to evaluate the contents inside your property and recommend the processes that are required for complete contents restoration. In concert with our sister company, X-Cel Restoration, we use advanced deionizing, ultrasonic cleaning, and specialized drying machines to restore damaged business and personal property to pre-loss condition. From assessment, to pack-out, to cleaning and deodorizing, to pack-back, we will work quickly to return your business to normal operations. Learn More at X-Cel Restoration.

Commercial Barrier-Free Design

F. Lax Construction's Barrier-Free design team can help make your commercial property more accessible and adaptive for people with disabilities. This specialized, highly collaborative service begins with an in-person consultation and we stay with you and your team every step of the way until construction is complete. This service is available to any business looking for floor plan revisions, accessibility guidance, ADA guideline fulfillment, and Universal Design recommendations.

Advanced Restoration Technology and Cleaning Techniques

Fire Damage • Smoke Damage • Odor Removal • Mold Damage • Storm Damage • General Cleaning • Specialty Cleaning • Air Duct/HVAC Cleaning • Biohazard Remediation • Crime Scene Cleanup • Document Restoration • Roof Tarping • Board-Up • Vandalism

Why Choose F. Lax Construction?

  • We are a Better Business Bureau A+ Rated Company
  • We Provide 24/7 Live Operators
  • We Feature a 60-90 Minute Response Time
  • We Employ Uniformed, Drug Tested & Background Checked Professional Technicians

  • We Bill Directly to Insurance Companies

Need Complete Restoration or Remediation Services?

Turn to our sister company, X-Cel Restoration, for comprehensive restoration and/or remediation services for water, fire, mold and storm damage. Together, we bring over 50 years of the most advanced technologies and practices to quickly solve your emergency disaster problems.

Contact Us

Founded in 1946, F. Lax Construction is your preferred mitigation and restoration services provider in times of disaster. Because a crisis can happen at any time, we offer emergency service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to over 13 counties in Southeastern Michigan. We will arrive at any commercial, residential, or industrial site in a timely manner to assess and repair damage caused by fire, water, storm, and all natural or man-made disasters.

If you are facing an emergency, contact us within 24 hours of the first sign of damage. We will provide the professional services required to execute the repairs or restoration and prevent further damage from occurring. What’s more, we will work directly with your insurance company to coordinate every aspect of your claim and help you achieve the best possible outcome.