About

Welcome to Around the House, Inc., where we specialize in transforming spaces to create your dream home.

Led by industry expert Kevin Burkholder, our team specializes in kitchen and bathroom renovations with top quality and design. Our services range from smart home integrations to whole-home renovations. Whether updating your patio, interiors, or adding an in-law suite, we ensure exceptional results that enhance your home.

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History

Around the House, Inc. has a rich history rooted in the passion and dedication of its founder, Kevin Burkholder. From humble beginnings to becoming a trusted name in the construction industry, our journey is a testament to our unwavering commitment to excellence.

1980

The Start

Kevin founded Kevco Builders, where he spent seven years building new homes and exploring the realm of remodeling. But it was the latter that captured his heart. He thrived on the intensity and personal connection that came with each remodeling project.

1980

1986

Joining HBA

Lake Sumter Home Builders Association (HBA) marks a pivotal point in Kevin’s professional journey, providing a platform for networking and growth.

1986

1990

Builder of the Year

Recognition shines on Kevin as he earns the prestigious title of Builder of the Year, Florida HBA, and assumes the role of President within the local HBA, showcasing his leadership and dedication to the industry.

1990

1995

Builder of the Year (Again)

Kevin’s commitment to excellence earns another accolade as Builder of the Year, Florida HBA, solidifying his reputation as a master craftsman and visionary.

1995

2005

Industry Leader

Returning to a leadership role within the local HBA, Kevin continues to champion innovation and quality within the construction community.

2005

2007

Around The House, Inc.

Deciding that he had such passion for remodeling and construction. Kevin founded Around the House, Inc. Driven by a relentless pursuit of excellence, Around the House, Inc. is committed to delivering quality craftsmanship that stands the test of time.

2007

2008

Unwavering Commitment

Kevin strategically transitions from Kevco Builders to focus entirely on Around the House, Inc., driven by his unwavering love for remodeling and commitment to client satisfaction.

2008

2010

Remodeler of the Year

Florida Home Builders Association awarded Remodeler of the Year in 2010.

2010

2024

Digital Presence

A new milestone emerges as Around the House, Inc. officially launches its website, heralding a new era of accessibility and connectivity for clients and partners alike.

2024

Kevin Burkholder

Owner

Around the House, Inc., is led by construction veteran Kevin Burkholder. With 44 years of experience, Kevin’s journey is one of resilience, creativity, and a deep-rooted love for construction. At the age of 16, Kevin embarked on his first construction project – an addition to his family’s home. This early endeavor ignited his passion for building and remodeling, setting the stage for a lifelong career in construction.

From crafting cabinetry in mill workshops to overseeing construction projects in Illinois, Kevin’s expertise grew with each endeavor. However, it was his move to Florida that sparked a new chapter in his career. There, he found fulfillment in transforming clients’ spaces, earning a reputation as a “Miracle Worker” for his ability to turn their visions into reality.

The story of Around the House, Inc., is a testament to the power of passion and perseverance in the construction industry. With Kevin at the helm, the company continues to leave its mark, one transformation at a time, as they create homes that not only meet but exceed expectations.

Mission and Core Values

At Around the House, Inc., our mission is to continually strive for excellence in everything we do. We are deeply committed to delivering superior craftsmanship, personalized service, and unparalleled quality to every client. Our core values of integrity, exceptional craftsmanship, and complete customer satisfaction consistently guide us in our relentless pursuit of excellence. By adhering to these principles, we ensure that every project not only meets but exceeds our clients’ expectations, reinforcing our reputation as industry leaders.

Awards and Accolades

Through the years, Around the House, Inc. has garnered a wealth of awards and recognition, underscoring our commitment to excellence in the construction realm. Noteworthy honors include Remodeler of the Year in Florida (2010), Builder of the Year (1990, 1995), and our longstanding membership with Lake Sumter HBA since 1986. Moreover, we’ve proudly served as President of the local HBA in 1990 and 2005, chaired the Parade of Homes, and contributed to various committees, including the Remodel Council. These accolades stand as a testament to our unwavering dedication to quality and innovation in our industry.

Quality Craftsmanship

At Around the House, Inc., we pride ourselves on exceptional quality and craftsmanship in every project we undertake. Our dedicated team of experts uses only the finest materials and the latest techniques to ensure that every renovation, from kitchen remodels to custom additions, not only meets but exceeds industry standards. Our meticulous attention to detail and commitment to excellence guarantee that your finished space is both beautiful and built to last, reflecting our promise of quality in every corner of your home.

Community Engagement

Community engagement is at the heart of our company ethos. We are proud supporters of Habitat for Humanity and actively participate in community initiatives aimed at making a positive impact. From volunteering our time and expertise to sponsoring local events, we are committed to giving back to the communities we serve.

Service Areas

Our expertise extends across Central Florida, ensuring homeowners throughout the region can benefit from our exceptional craftsmanship and personalized service. We proudly serve Lake County and the surrounding areas, including: