November 12, 2019

Safety is our business too!

We have very high expectations for not only our customer service and quality of work, but also with the

safe manner any project is completed. At Michael Von Behren Builder, Inc., you can trust that you are

working with a company that focuses on the aspects of a job that often are forgotten about, working


We have teamed up with Lancaster Safety Consulting, Inc. ( to make sure

our workforce is safe and that we’re complying with any of the applicable OSHA regulations. Working

safely not only helps to ensure the work is done correctly, but it also helps to make sure that everyone

that came to the jobsite that day returns home safely as well. We believe that our employees are our

most important asset to our company and we are dedicated to maintaining their safety and health.

August 02, 2017

The First Day Fund Volunteer Work

Michael von Behren Builder took part in a community event that gives back to children in need of items to start school off on the right foot. The First Day Fund came to Michael von Behren Builder on the hottest day of the summer to fill backpacks for over 1,400 students in the Central Illinois area. The First Day Fund was very appreciative of the space that our company provided.

July 05, 2017

Ironbridge Subdivision: Lots Available

Michael von Behren Builder is the proud owner of two premier lots in Ironbridge Subdivision in Chatham, Illinois. Ironbridge is the newest subdivision in the area with the location close to the interstate and high ranked Chatham School District #5 schools. One lot allows for a walk-out basement and the other allows for a basement. Wooded trees back up to the property line. 

Please call (217) 698-8484 for more information on the lots available. 

July 05, 2017

Kim Morris joins MVB

Kim Morris brings over 30 years of experience in the construction industry and joins the MVB team in the front office as Controller. Kim works carefully and consistently to help clients and employees. We are excited to have Kim join us and look forward to the positive role she plays on our team.  

June 28, 2017

Jared Gerding joins MVB

Jared Gerding joined the MVB team as a Project Manager. Jared has been in the construction industry for the last 20 years. He understands the construction world from many different views as he has spent time as a lead carpenter, site superintendent and now enjoys his role as a Project Manager and Estimator. Jared resides in Springfield with his wife and his son.

January 13, 2016

John Ferguson Joins MVB Builder

John has been in the construction industry for 22 years, starting out as a framing carpenter in 1993. Soon John would start his own business and frame homes for many contractors in the area. In 2000 John started a home building business. Since then John has enjoyed success building homes for clients all over Central Illinois. He has always kept up with the latest trends in building and design.

January 13, 2016

Lynn Alewelt Joins MVB Builder as Full-Time Designer

MVB Builder, Inc. is happy to welcome Lynn Alewelt to its full-time staff. In her new role, Lynn will worl< as the in-house designer working closely with the MVB Builder project management and Construction teams as well as clients to collaborate on new project designs.

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Greenfield Custom Cabinets Offered by MVB Builder

Getting high-end custom cabinets in your kitchen or bath projects just got easier and more cost effective. MVB Builder has entered into a partnership with Greenfield Cabinetry to offer its elite cabinet products as part of kitchen and bath remodeling or home construction projects.