By utilizing Design-Build and specializing in unique and difficult home projects we bring impeccable craftsmanship to the table as well as speed and efficiencies. Our team is highly skilled at producing your vision into reality with our 100% satisfaction guaranteed, we leave no client on unfavorable terms!

Building the Future

About Design – Build.

This construction project delivery method is the fastest-growing, most popular in the United States – for good reason. Design-build projects are completed 102% faster than traditional design-bid-build projects (DBIA). Aligned with industry best practices, Bruckelmyer Brothers’ Design-Build process gives our valued clients the convenience of one contract, a single point of delivery and a collaborative approach from design to execution. 



The Owner manages only one contract with a single point of responsibility. The designer and contractor work together from the beginning, as a team, providing unified project recommendations to fit the Owner’s schedule and budget.



 The traditional method or hard bid is a project delivery method in which the agency or owner contracts with separate entities for the design and construction of a project.


Contruction Manager At Risk

A delivery method entails a commitment by the Construction Manager (CM) to deliver the project within a Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP).

”Design-Build 102% Faster than traditional design-bid-build(DBB)”

”Design-Build 61% Faster than construction manager at risk(CMR)”

A Design Build Firm

As a Design-Build firm, we take on two major roles in the project, Design, and Construction which means less risk for you with one point of responsibility. When you choose Design-Build you’re choosing less stress and risk, working under one entity we try and make the biggest project of your life as easy and seemly as possible  Working closely with our in-house design team through the concept phase help reduce mistakes that cost time and money. Some might say with the swiftness of Design-Build your project may lose quality this is a false belief. Quality is a cornerstone of Bruckelmyer Brothers. The timeframe is reduced as a result of concurrent activities and one-point contact reducing commutation errors.

What this means for you

  • Single Point of Contact
  • Single Point of Responsibility
  • Open/Transparent Communication
  • Faster Project Delivery
  • Risk minimization
  • Efficiency
  • Quality of Work
  • Control of Project

Advantages of Design-Build

  • Saves Time & Money
  • Collaboration
  • Construction 13% Faster
  • Delivery Speed 61% Faster
  • Minimizes Owner Risk
  • Higher Quality Projects
  • Flexibility
  • Innovation
  • Transparent Communication
  • Single Point of Responsibility

Recent Projects

Design-Build New Home

Hartley Estates

Duluth, MN

Design-Build New Home

Upper LakeSide

Duluth, MN

{“We wanted to let you all know that we are leaving today to go out of town for the weekend. We absolutely love how the house has come together and the craftsmanship is outstanding! We are so very grateful and feel incredibly blessed. Thank you for all the hard work and dedication that your whole company and subs have put into our home. Hope the kick off and parade goes well!!” Blessings,  
{“We have lived in our new Bruckelmyer house now for two months. It is the completion of our dream to return to the land and it is an understatement to say that we are enjoying it. Wherever we look, we are reminded of the months of planning and craftsmanship that put it all together. We knew that we would be satisfied with the house you built for us, but we were not fully prepared for the unique experience we were undertaking with the Bruckelmyer team. You really do operate as a well-oiled machine composed of craftsmen who take pride in what they produce. Everyone you put us in contact with was talented and professional. They each made us feel that this house was the most important project they had ever tackled and they wanted it to be perfect for us. When there were problems, you handled them behind the scenes because we were never bothered by them. You made the process appear relaxed and easy. We loved the whole parade experience perhaps because it was so much fun to share this beautiful product with so many people. Your wonderful reputation certainly was evident with the crowd that showed up to see your latest product. We still encounter people who tell us they were here and admire this or that feature of the house. Folks occasionally tell horrible stories about their building process. We could not have had a more opposite experience. We felt sad that the whole contact had to end because knowing all of you and the integrity with which you live your lives has certainly enriched ours. As you know, Dick had to be dragged aboard in the beginning. We had never forked over that much of his money to anyone before in his life. However, we quickly became a willing player when he realized the quality of what he was getting. We look forward to growing old in this cozy, wonderful home that you created for us. Thank you for demonstrating what home building and trust are really about in your world.”

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