Remodeling and Home Design

Great Lakes by Design: Building the Craft

Thursday, March 16, 2017 | Comments ((Disabled))

Mike Schaap Builder's framework for success rests on the foundation of skilled team members and minding the details.

In design, the outcome is often determined by its process, or at the very least influenced by it. Whether it is in master planning, the arts, or the built environment, the attention to detail and the skilled hands that touch a project from its initial creation to its ultimate completion have the ability to craft stunning and enduring results. 

For the last three decades, a Holland-based firm with experience in remodeling, designing, and building luxury homes has invested in the details and in the talented individuals who have led to its reputation as a company providing finely crafted homes through a cohesive process. 

“I think our clients and our subcontractors would say that we are very much about the process,” said Mike Schaap, president and founder of Mike Schaap Builders Inc. “It is the details, it is the process, and it is also the team. We have great quality people.” Continue reading ►

NEW Houzz Project - Entertaining Haven

Monday, December 08, 2014 | Comments ((Disabled))

Take a peak at our newest project just completed and uploaded on our Houzz Portfolio! We like to call this one "Entertaining Haven"

Designed for entertaining and relaxation, this newly renovated home on Spring Lake is meticulously constructed to provide the ultimate experience. you will never miss a moment at your next dinner party with the delightful lanai off the kitchen featuring a completely retractable glass wall that opens up to the outside patio.

Take the elevator downstairs and enjoy the ultimate man cave with a home theater room featuring extensive woodwork and custom cabinetry by Benchmark Wood Studio.

 Click here for project photos!

Mike Schaap Home Featured on HOUZZ

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 | Comments ((Disabled)), the largest home and decorating inspiration website, has featured a Mike Schaap Builders project in their latest "Room of the Day" article.


This feature story has generated an overwhelming amount of positive feedback in regards to the home design, style and layout! Take a moment to read up on one of our favorite projects we like to call "Eclectic Fusion."

Room of the Day: Eclectic and Casual in a Michigan Great Room

The Michigan Blue Great Lake Story 2012-2013 - Chapter Three

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 | Comments ((Disabled))


Check out Chapter Three of "The Great Lake Story 2012-2013" as we learn more about the team that came together to bring the dream to life: Chapter 3.

MSB Parade Home Wins Award

Thursday, July 12, 2012 | Comments ((Disabled))

The Home Builders Association of Holland, MI recently announced that Mike Schaap Builders and our home titled, "The Corners", won the People's Choice Award for the June 2011 Parade of Homes.  Thanks to all of our friends and partners that were a part of this project!