Remodeling and Home Design

Mike Schaap Builders Recognized with 5 Platinum Awards

Friday, February 10, 2017 | Comments ((Disabled))

We're celebrating the special recognition received with 5 platinum award from NAHB's Best in American Living Awards competition! Below is a complete list of each of each award and the incredible feedback received for each.



Now in its 33rd year, BALA recognizes outstanding achievement by builders and design professionals in all sectors of the residential housing industry. BALA recognizes the very best in residential home design,” said Karen Kassik-Michelsohn, 2016 BALA subcommittee chair. The award winners have shown that they are some of the most talented and forward-thinking professionals in their field. Award winners were announced during the annual NAHB International Builders’ Show in Orlando, Florida. Additional information about the BALA program can be found at, including the 2016 BALA Portfolio, featuring a review of design trends and project photographs.


2016 Platinum Award - Best in Midwest (8,000+ sq ft)

2016 Platinum Award - Custom or Spec (8,000+ sq ft)

2016 Platinum Award - Custom or Spec (2,501-3,500 sq ft)

Professional Builder Magazine Recgonizes Top BALA Award Winners

Friday, January 13, 2017 | Comments ((Disabled))

Recognized as a top winner of the Best in American Living Award winner's, this lakefront home, designed by Visbeen Architects and built by Mike Schaap Builders, was deemed by judges as “architecturally stimulating” and praised for the home's well-executed details and synergy between the exterior and interior. Read the complete article here ►

Summer Delight | South Haven Lake Michigan Home For Sale

Monday, October 31, 2016 | Comments ((Disabled))

A private drive through the preserved mature wooded area leads to this well appointed New Construction Coastal Beach House located along one of the finest beaches of Lake Michigan.Enjoy views of the pier & lighthouse as well as mesmerizing sunset views. 

Built by Mike Schaap Builders and thoughtfully designed with Lake Michigan in mind. Revolving around the concepts of leisure, comfort & function. The spacious kitchen is home to high end appliances as well as custom cabinetry & built-ins through-out. No bluff & no steps, only a gently rolling dune of beach grass separates you from your private beach extending to the waters edge of Lake Michigan. READ MORE HERE ► 

77277 South Beach Dr.

Grand Rapids Business Journal #2 Top Builder Ranking

Friday, September 09, 2016 | Comments ((Disabled))

Mike Schaap Builders has been ranked in the July issue of the Grand Rapids Business Journal as the #2 Top Area Residential Home Builder.

Spring Parade Home Sweeps Up Multiple Awards

Saturday, June 11, 2016 | Comments ((Disabled))

The winners for the 2016 Spring Parade of Homes have been announced and Mike Schaap Builders received: Best Floorplan, Best Curb Appeal, and Best Interior Elements in the $1 million+ category!

ThIs AWARD WINNING is for sale and sure to be a very memorable place for one special family...