• 2015 NARI Coty Awards

    Posted on April 7th, 2015

    JEMM Construction, LLC is Named 2015 Contractor of the Year by NARI Greater Cleveland Chapter   Painesville Twp., OH, 2015— JEMM Construction in Painesville Twp. was a recipient of a 1ST Place Best Residential Addition under $50,000, Best Residential Bath $15,000-$30,000. Also received Honorable Mentions in Residential addition $175,000-$250,000 and Residential Bath $45,000-$60,000.  The awards […]

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  • 2016 Fall Color Trends

    Posted on October 12th, 2016

    Fall is the time for warm, rich and cozy colors. These top trending colors will have you craving a change from your walls to your décor. Bronze– By tying in bronze hues from the ceiling, wallpapers and draperies, it creates a calming, yet formal atmosphere. Copper– This formal color gives a cultural awakening and you can […]

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  • 2016 Kitchen Trends

    Posted on February 2nd, 2016

    2016 Kitchen Trends Whether it is for preparing a meal or entertaining family and friends, our kitchens are the most used space in our homes. When you first walk into a kitchen the first thing that is noticed is the cabinets and then the design of the kitchen.  Re-designing or upgrading your kitchen can be […]

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  • 2017 Results are In !!!!

    Posted on December 20th, 2016

    Who’s the 2017 Home Buyer and What are They Looking For? Well we have got you covered! Next year, more than half of all homes will be bought by first-time home buyers, according to an exclusive survey of buyers by realtor.com®. It’s a shift from 2016 buyers report. Here’s the kicker; most will be the millennials. In […]

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  • 2018 Parade of New Homes Summer Tour

    Posted on June 1st, 2018

    TOUR OUR SAXONY MODEL IN THIS YEAR’S HBA’S ANNUAL SUMMER PARADE OF HOMES WHEN: JUNE 2-3 & JUNE 9-10; 12 NOON – 5 PM WHERE: 5369 Highland Way (Lakeshore Highlands Community) Driving Directions: Rt 2 to 44 N left onto W. Heisley Road, Second house on Right Hand Side. The Home Builders Association (HBA) of […]

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  • 4-Myths & Facts on Winter Weather Building!!!

    Posted on November 28th, 2016

      Over the years many myths have been created about winter building and like so many other myths they become accepted as a fact. MYTH # 1. Concrete poured in the winter contains additives that make the concrete weaker. FACT: Calcium chloride is added to the concrete mix to accelerate the curing process in cold […]

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  • 5 Kitchen Trends Reigning in 2018!

    Posted on February 23rd, 2018

    Today, the kitchen is the focal point of the home, the place that brings everyone together. Technology and social dynamics have shifted the change from a hidden away kitchen to a more modern design kitchen. As with any modern design trend, clean and simple styles have become favorites for homeowners. Here are the top 5 […]

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  • Additions are your Friend! Check out why..

    Posted on February 26th, 2016

    Often a homeowner outgrows their home sweet home and before you know it, there’s a real-estate sign sitting in the front yard!!! We often see two main reasons “why”…. Growing families: Expecting, growing kids who need space, or In-laws who will be moving in Growing Needs: Garages for storage, larger kitchens for entertaining, to adding […]

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  • Backyard Decks and Patios!

    Posted on June 14th, 2017

    Sunny days are finally here and means you’re thinking of those projects that can make your outdoor area inviting. Your outdoor living space can be a simple small deck or patio or can be a multi-level, multi-function space perfect for relaxing, dining, or gatherings with family and friends. Fire Pits, screened porches, lights ….. The […]

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  • Beat the Heat in Your Home!

    Posted on July 25th, 2016

    During the heat of summer, your home is your place of cool relief. JEMM Construction would like to share a few simple steps, you can keep your home comfortable and keep your air-conditioning system from becoming overworked. 1. Insulate your attic. Proper attic insulation goes a long way toward creating your comfort; it’s not just for keeping heat in […]

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  • Best of Painesville 2015 Award for JEMM Construction

    Posted on June 26th, 2015

    JEMM Construction,LLC has been selected for the 2015 Best of Painesville Awards for Construction Company. Each year, in and around the Painesville area, the Painesville Award Program chooses only the best local businesses. They focus on companies that have demonstrated their ability to use various marketing methods to grow their business in spite of difficult […]

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  • Build in the Newest Mentor Subdivision, Lakeshore Highlands!

    Posted on July 26th, 2017

    We are now taking lot reservations for newest residential community, Lakeshore Highlands. Lakeshore Highlands is located in North Mentor, Lake County, which features 51 new home sites! This community is in a perfect location, close to amenities the City of Mentor offers along with hassle free accessibility to Route 2 and Interstate 90. Community Highlights: […]

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  • Cabin Fever to Outdoor Oasis!

    Posted on April 13th, 2016

      At this time of year, you’re probably feeling a bit of cabin fever and imagining sunny days and fun outdoor projects that can make your outdoor area inviting. Your outdoor living space can be a simple small deck or patio or can be a multi-level, multi-function space perfect for relaxing, dining, or gatherings with […]

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  • Choosing the Right Builder

    Posted on November 8th, 2019

      You’ve decided that building is your best option, what’s the next step? As you plan your new home, one  of the first questions to consider is whether working with custom home builder or a higher volume home builder (also referred to as a production builder) is the best choice for you. Much of your decision […]

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  • Cost vs. Value

    Posted on March 21st, 2017

    With the many different projects reported annually in Remodeling Magazine’s Cost  vs. Value Report, not much has changed from last year. We wanted to highlight the top “midrange” and “upscale” projects for you. On a national scale, the top five projects with the greatest ROI in the report’s “midrange” cost category are: Attic Insulation (Fiberglass) […]

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  • Emotions When Building or Remodeling

    Posted on March 1st, 2017

    Selecting a new home or remodeling project is filled with expectations and emotions prior to, during and after the building process.  An experienced builder will understand how to help their clients through the inevitable ups and downs. If the homeowners know what to expect, the emotional ride becomes easier and more enjoyable.  It’s normal to […]

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  • Employee Spotlight!

    Posted on May 4th, 2018

    Get to know our JEMM Team member, Tessa Edgell! Hi, it’s Tessa and I am the Office Manager here at JEMM Construction. I grew up in Painesville City and graduated from good ole’ Riverside High.  I am honored to be a mother of three blue eyes girls, ages 3, 13 and 18.  YES! I have […]

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  • Employee Spotlight! Tom Herchick

    Posted on April 2nd, 2019

        Tom started with JEMM Construction in the summer of 2016 as a Project Manager for both New Home and Remodeling. Tom started out working for his dad’s construction company at the age of 13. He has more than 35 years of experience with the construction trades, including owning his own company for 17 […]

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  • Encourage the Trades!

    Posted on May 14th, 2019

    SkillsUSA is a national membership association serving high school, college and middle school students who are preparing for careers in trades. This program helps each student excel working as a partnership of students, teachers and current industries. Together they are working to ensure that America has a skilled workforce. In today’s trades we are noticing […]

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  • Fireworks Safety 101

    Posted on July 2nd, 2018

        For most of us, the 4th of July is a time to enjoy the company of family and friends while having fun creating precious memories. We want your holiday to be happy and safe. Here are some firework tips we put together to help keep your family and your home safe.   *Be sure […]

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  • Flooring is the Main Character!

    Posted on August 22nd, 2018

    A new floor can be a big investment, so you want a surface that will last for years. Your floor choice is about balancing your needs with your style. Here are some considerations to help you pick. What’s Your Style  What are the colors and patterns you like? Think about which floor textures appeal to […]

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  • Get to know Josh Edgell, Owner of JEMM Construction

    Posted on December 6th, 2017

    My name is Joshua D. Edgell and I am the owner of JEMM Construction LLC. I enjoy spending as much time as I can with my wife, Leah and my two energetic and athletic boys, Cade and Blake.  We love to attend sporting events, boating and vacationing when we can. At a young age I […]

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  • How do I Choose Flooring?

    Posted on June 29th, 2016

    Flooring Choices and Design Tips A new floor can be a big investment, so you want a surface that will last for years. Your floor choice is about balancing your needs with your style. Here are some considerations to help you pick. What’s Your Style      What are the colors and patterns you like? Think about […]

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  • Is Adding an Addition your Answer?

    Posted on September 5th, 2018

    Additions are your friend, check out “why?” Often a homeowner outgrows their home sweet home and before you know it, there’s a real-estate sign sitting in the front yard!!! We often see two main reasons “why”…. Growing families: Expecting, growing kids who need space, or In-laws who will be moving in. Growing Needs:  Garages for […]

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  • Is Winter Less Expensive?

    Posted on December 11th, 2015

    “Is winter less expensive time to build or remodel in?” Some believe that building a new home or starting a remodeling project in the winter may cost less or think it is the opposite in which the costs could be higher. While it is true that there are additional expenses to account for to get […]

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  • Is Your Home Ready for Fall?

    Posted on September 14th, 2016

    As the kids head back to school and the leaves start to change, it’s your chance to improve your house and get ready for the colder months. These five home projects are ideal for the cooler, more accessible temperatures of fall Plant the Grass: Most landscaping experts agree that spring and/or fall are the best […]

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  • JEMM Construction “Official Builder of 2018 YMCA Dream Home”

    Posted on August 18th, 2017

    It has been decided! JEMM Construction is the “Official Builder of the 2018 YMCA Dream Home” This is a huge honor to be awarded this project.  Our team is excited and looking forward to working together with the YMCA Organization and their team that’s involved each year to ensure its success.  This build will also […]

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  • JEMM Construction ranks #1 for Emerging Company at the 2015 Lake-Geauga Fast Track 50

    Posted on November 11th, 2015

    JEMM Construction ranked as the No. 1 Emerging Company when this year’s Lake-Geauga Fast Track 50 winners were announced during a dinner and awards program Nov. 5 at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites LaMalfa in Mentor. About 360 people attended the 2015 Fast Track 50 gala. In its 23rd year, the Fast Track 50 […]

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  • JEMM Construction- Premier Builder in Mountainside Farms

    Posted on September 30th, 2016

    JEMM Construction is excited to share the news! We are now one of four premier builders in Mountainside Farms, located in Concord Township. Mountainside Farms is surrounded by beautiful scenic wooded areas that offer the comforting feeling of country living but is only 5 minutes from I-90 and SR44. Mountainside Farm properties feature 40’ tree […]

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  • JEMM Construction, 2019 NARI Remodeled Homes Tour

    Posted on September 6th, 2019

      JEMM Construction is excited to be on this year’s NARI Remodeled Homes Tour! What is the NARI Remodeled Homes Tour? Tour eight newly renovated homes See various renovation projects completed by award-winning contractors Gain new ideas and inspiration for your home improvement project Meet with home improvement professionals    We will be featuring our […]

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  • JEMM Construction, LLC Takes it Home at the 2018 COTY Awards!

    Posted on March 14th, 2018

    JEMM Construction, LLC Named 2018 Contractor of the Year by NARI Greater Cleveland Each year JEMM Construction participates in the NARI COTY Award Ceremony and this year and brought home three major wins in the following categories: Best Residential Basement Over $50,000 Best Residential Bath $30,000 – $45,000 Best Residential Exterior $50,000 – $100,000 “We […]

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  • JEMM Earns 2015 Angie’s List Super Service Award

    Posted on January 15th, 2016

    JEMM Construction Earns Esteemed 2015 Angie’s List Super Service Award Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service  JEMM Construction has earned the service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award, reflecting an exemplary year of service provided to members of the local services marketplace and consumer review site in 2015. “We at JEMM […]

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  • JEMM Enters the 2016 Parade of Homes

    Posted on May 13th, 2016

    Don’t miss touring our JEMM Home in the 2016 Parade of Homes! Each year, the Home Builders Association (HBA) of Greater Cleveland collaborates with local builders to create a tour of newly constructed homes from HBA Builder Members. The 2016 Parade gives the public a chance to view inside new homes to check out the […]

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  • JEMM is Awarded for Excellence in Customer Service!

    Posted on April 22nd, 2016

     2016 Award Notice Congratulations to you and your entire Jemm Construction LLC team for earning top ratings and the Pulse of the City News Award of Excellence for Customer Satisfaction for another Consecutive Year! NEW 2016 Rating: 5 Stars   Jemm Construction LLC, We are honored to present you with the 2016 Customer Satisfaction Award present by Pulse of […]

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  • JEMM is Named 2016 Contractor of the Year and Wins 5 NARI Awards!

    Posted on March 25th, 2016

    JEMM Construction LLC. wins 5 Coty Awards for 2016! JEMM is named  2016 Contractor of the Year from the NARI Greater Cleveland Chapter Painesville, OH, 3.22.16— JEMM Construction, LLC , in Lake County, OH , was a recipient of a 1ST Place,  Coty Award in the categories of , Residential Bath $30k-$45K, Residential Exterior $100k-$175K […]

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  • JEMM Welcomes Brady Secre!

    Posted on September 22nd, 2017

    JEMM is excited to announce that we have teamed up with RE/Max Realtor, Brady Secre.  Brady will be assisting our new homes sales team. Her first project she will be working with JEMM on is the new living community, Lakeshore Highlands, located in Mentor, OH. Brady obtained her Real Estate Sales license in 1998. Brady […]

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  • JEMM Wins 2017 Cleveland Choice Awards | “Remodeled Homes Tour” Info!

    Posted on May 10th, 2017

    From prestigious awards to cover pages, we have had some great things happening for our JEMM Team! JEMM Construction brought home two first place awards from this year’s 2017, Cleveland Choice Awards. First one being, Best Interior Renovation under $100K and the other is Best Design for New Home under 2500 sf. The prestigious Cleveland […]

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  • Kitchen Kraze

    Posted on June 29th, 2017

      Getting ready to remodel your kitchen? Wondering, what is the “hot” trend in today’s kitchen?  Look no further, we’ve got you covered! We did some research on what products and designs our today’s clients are choosing and found these 5 main trends. Cabinet Colors – Gray is the new white. The kitchen industry’s leading manufacturers […]

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  • Lake-Geauga Fast Track 50 Award Winners

    Posted on September 28th, 2015

    JEMM Construction is being honored as 2015 Lake-Geauga Fast Track 50 Award Winner. Painesville, 11/05/2015 – JEMM Construction is proud to be recognized as a 2014 Lake-Geauga Fast Track 50 Award Winner. This is the second time that JEMM Construction has received the award. The program recognizes the fastest growing companies in Lake and Geauga […]

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  • Myth Busters on Winter Building

    Posted on December 14th, 2018

    Over the years many myths have been created about winter building and like so many other myths they become accepted as a fact. MYTH # 1. Concrete poured in the winter contains additives that make the concrete weaker. FACT: Calcium chloride is added to the concrete mix to accelerate the curing process in cold weather […]

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  • New Home Build and Winter?

    Posted on January 13th, 2017

    People think that a new home cannot be built during winter months due to the cold temperatures, snow, and frozen ground. But this is simply not true. With today’s new products, building methods and technology, winter months in some cases can be better for a new home build. Here are a few key benefits to […]

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  • New Home Selections Process 101

    Posted on June 15th, 2016

    Building a new home is an exciting time! Selections are usually the most personal aspects of building a new home. From picking paint colors, cabinets, countertops, floor coverings, fixtures and finishes, the process can be overwhelming. We wanted to share some before, during and closing tips that can help you come prepared to your selection appointment so […]

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  • Ohio Winter Weather is not Over!

    Posted on February 9th, 2017

    Ohio winter weather at its best is among us. It is time to pay close attention to your homes water pipe lines and watch for any damaging leaks.  JEMM would like to share with you some tips on how to prevent your pipes from freezing and some also some tips on how to thaw them […]

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  • Selection Process and New Home Building

    Posted on June 26th, 2019

    Building a new home is an exciting! Selections are usually the most personal aspects of building a new home. From picking paint colors, cabinets, counter-tops, floor coverings, fixtures and finishes, the process can be overwhelming. We wanted to share some before, during and closing tips that can help you come prepared to your selection appointment […]

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  • Should You Stay or Should You Go?

    Posted on January 25th, 2019

    You might own a house that “needs a little love,” or it may be a financial benefit to bring in the wrecking ball and excavator! Choosing whether to remodel your rebuild your house is like none other. With remodeling, lay the wrong flooring or choose the wrong paint color and that can be easily fixed. […]

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  • Size Does Matters!

    Posted on November 3rd, 2017

    There are so many variables that go into building a new custom home.  Of course, the first important questions are, “Where to build? and Budget”  The next questions you ask yourself is SIZE.  “How much square footage is needed to be a perfect fit for you, your family, lifestyle and budget and how will it be utilized?” The […]

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  • Stand Out with Your Exterior Selections

    Posted on October 10th, 2018

                                             Choosing the right colors for your house exterior can create some pressure for homeowners. Several factors come into play that you don’t have to deal with on the inside of a house such as roofing, hardscaping, landscaping and […]

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  • Thanksgiving Safety 101

    Posted on November 1st, 2016

    Many of us will travel to spend their Thanksgiving holiday with loved ones. The cooks will also be spending a large amount of time in the kitchen preparing the feast! We thought we would put together some simple tips for safe travels and how to avoid a cooking fire while putting together, Thanksgiving. TRAVELING SAFETY- […]

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  • Three and Four Season Additions… Here’s the difference!

    Posted on April 23rd, 2018

    A sunroom can add square footage, aesthetic appeal and value to your home, while providing an enjoyable space to entertain. They are usually a lower construction costs that a fully finished room as well.   A 3 season is built to be used in the warmer months of the year, which can vary from 5-8 […]

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  • Top 7 ROI Projects

    Posted on March 8th, 2019

    Remodeling Magazine has once again released their “Cost Vs. Value Report” which highlights home improvement projects that deliver the highest return on investment (ROI). The “Cost Vs. Value Report” is a good resource for helping homeowners to determine which home improvement projects to consider, especially when getting ready to sell. Of course, costs will vary depending […]

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  • Who are the home buyers in 2016?

    Posted on January 14th, 2016

    “Who are the 2016 home buyers?” The 2016 housing market is expected to be moderate and a solid growth. The new construction market will see more significant gains in the coming year as new home starts increase 12 percent year over year and new home sales grow 16 percent year over year. This year; total sales […]

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  • Who’s the 2018 Home Buyer?

    Posted on January 8th, 2018

     This year, more than half of all homes will be bought by millennial first-time home buyers and “boomerang buyers” according to an exclusive survey of buyers by realtor.com®. We all know what millennial means but the questions is, “Who is the boomerang buyer?” These buyers were part of the 10 million Americans that were forced into foreclosure […]

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