Residential Construction & Restoration in Michigan

F. Lax Construction has earned its reputation as one of the top residential construction & restoration firms in Michigan. Over the years, our team has restored hundreds of properties that have suffered damage from fire, water, and storm. In concert with our sister company, X-Cel Restoration, we use only the most sophisticated equipment and technology to repair and restore homes to their pre-loss condition.

All our professionals are background checked, highly trained, and certified to execute this highly specialized work. What’s more, as a preferred vendor for many of the nations largest insurance companies and lenders, we work directly with insurance agents to streamline the claims process and achieve the most desirable outcome. And no job is complete until you are completely satisfied and we have exceeded your expectations and received your stamp of approval.

“When disaster has affected your property, we are on-call 24/7 to provide immediate response and bring our construction and restoration services to your doorstep. ”

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

When You Need Home Restoration

If your home has been affected by fire damage, you will likely need an expert team of restoration specialists. Smoke creates additional problems, as it leaves behind soot deposits and acid residue. We provide the most advanced technology and equipment to clean, sanitize, and remove caustic odors.

When water infiltrates your home, the damage it can cause is progressive. This underlies the importance of dealing with the threat of water damage within the first 24 hours. Our expert team is highly trained in water extraction and drying, making us your only call when you first notice a water intrusion.

Whether wind, rain, lightning, or hail, the weather s known to wreak unexpected havoc on residential properties. Because you never know when a disaster is going to strike, we provide 24/7 emergency service. Our first responders will provide roof tarp and board-up service to minimize the inconvenience as quickly as possible.

If your home has been affected by mold, sewer backup, asbestos or lead, your property and health can be compromised by a host of biohazardous materials, including spores, viruses, bacteria, and other disease-causing organisms. We have the advanced training and equipment to provide complete cleaning, sanitizing and disposal services.

Unfortunately, break-ins and destruction of private property by intruders and vandals happen every day. Knowing that your home’s safety has been compromised can be extremely stressful. Which is why we provide emergency intervention in order to secure your home and recommend the steps required to restore it to pre-loss condition. We can also assist in making preventative recommendations to help prevent future damage.

Residential Construction Services

At F. Lax Construction, our residential construction business extends far beyond insurance repairs and restorations. Would you like to add space to your home? Are you looking to improve your property by updating your kitchen or bath? As a licensed general contractor, we have the expertise and experience to tackle any job, large or small, and bring your dreams to fruition.

We have architectural designers on staff that will work closely with your assigned estimator and project manager. What’s more, our Barrier-Free division can be engaged to ensure that your home is suitable for those with handicaps or special needs. Whatever your need, you can count on our team as your single-source construction solution.

Residential Barrier-Free Design

F. Lax Construction’s Barrier-Free design team can help make your residential 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 anyone looking for floor plan revisions, accessibility guidance, ADA guideline fulfillment, and Universal Design or aging-in-place recommendations.

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.