Mt Laurel created the Builders Guild to develop a culture of construction excellence at Mt Laurel.  The Guild is an invitation-only group of craftspeople who share a dedication to the continual improvement of construction quality at Mt Laurel.   Each builder was carefully selected by EBSCO from Birmingham’s most respected builders with a proven history of quality con­struction and a high level of customer service.  Each member has successfully built in upscale communities throughout the Birmingham Metro area.  Mt Laurel’s Builders Guild ensures enduring commitment to preserving the authenticity of this unique neighborhood.

Town Builders Construction

Town Builders Construction has been Mt Laurel’s leading homebuilding company since 1998 and has built over 200 homes within the community. Recognized for their quality building and at­tention to detail, Town Builders was selected to build the 2016 South­ern Living Idea Home. Town Builders commitment to building excellence has earned their continued membership in the Southern Living Custom Builder Program.

Bryan Phillips has a passion for excellent customer service as he diligently oversees his team’s execution of the entire building process.  From the client desiring a complete custom designed home to one seeking a more semi-custom design approach, Bryan’s dedication to his building standards ensures a home building experience personalized to each client.

Werk Innovative Homes

Werk Innovative Homes has 32 years of combined experience in construction and residential homebuilding and remodeling. After graduating from Auburn University with a Building Science degree, Tom worked several years in construction management with Hoar Construction, Inc. of Birmingham, AL before launching his own com­pany. Tom has built award winning homes all throughout Birmingham, Hoover and North Shelby County.  Werk Innovative Homes’ building standard is to create the perfect home for each of their clients. Their focus is providing the investment of superior quality in each design, whether custom or speculatively built.

G.S. Masters, Inc.

G. S. Masters, Inc. has been a custom home builder for over 20 years and has built in upscale communities within Shelby County, Ross Bridge, Hoover and Highland Lakes. Throughout his building career, Scott’s custom designs have received award winning recognition from the Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders. During the building process, communication is vitally important to Scott in order to bring the client’s personal style to life. Passionate about giving back to the community, Scott utilizes his home building skills serving local ministries throughout the area with needed home repairs.


James Woods Development, Inc.

James Woods, a custom homebuilder with 25 years of experience, has built in upscale communities such as Greystone, Stonegate Farms, Greystone Legacy, The Cove at Greystone, and The Village at Highland Lakes. His innovative ideas, industry expertise, and attention to detail have earned him numerous Gold and Silver awards from the Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders’ Annual Parade of Homes.  James’ reputation for building high quality homes has been cultivated through his attention to customer satisfaction.  His commitment to his client, whether a move-up or a forever home, will be a home that will be enjoyed for years to come.

Ken Underwood Development, Inc.

Ken Underwood Development, Inc., Shelby County’s award-winning builder, has specialized in building customers’ dream homes since 1990 and is dedicated to bringing the homeowner’s vision to life. From the initial meeting with a client, throughout the entire building process, Ken’s detailed expertise ensures a rewarding and collaborative custom home building experience.  His custom and custom-speculatively built homes are in the upscale communities of Shoal Creek, Stonegate Farms, Greystone, Highland Lakes and Hoover.