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Celebrating 35 Years!


MIKEN Builders met and exceeded our expectations throughout the building process from start to finish. A beautiful home to make many happy memories.

Steve & Lynn A. 2021

They build a great product and they stand behind it without question. The bottom line is their word is as good as gold.

Mike C. 2020

“There were many important decisions to be made when we retired and relocated by our best friends in Delaware. Their recommendation was to check out Miken Builders and that surely was one of the Best Decisions we could made in the entire process.  Miken Builder’s  knowledge, expertise, and experience negotiating all the small roadblocks during the pandemic was amazing.  They kept us in the loop the entire time and resulted in our Forever Home exceeding all our expectations.  Mike, Sean . Gary, Ken and all the crews deserve our most sincere thank you for helping to make our retirement dreams come true.”

John W. 2020

“We recently had a elevator installed in Cotton Patch Hills. I want to especially thank you for putting Gary Pitman on our team, he was amazing. Gary added so much to the project during the difficult pandemic. He was unobtrusive, but added great suggestions along the way and never got in our way. He also didn’t get upset with the couple of changes we asked for. Gary was willing to go the extra mile for us on many occasions, and we are just so grateful to have worked with him.

I can’t imagine doing another project without Gary. He’s a nice guy and a terrific builder.”

Tolly & John L. 2020

“MIKEN Builders is an outstanding company – they are a class act in every regard. MIKEN personnel are consummate professionals. From our first meeting with owner Mike Cummings, we knew we were in good hands. We have friends who have observed the steady, on-time process of construction by MIKEN of our beautiful home who are now regretting their failure to use this high quality company. They chose another contractor who does not understand the basics of program management and are woefully behind schedule. From weekly pictures of the construction status, to frequent teleconferences with our program manager (Mike McKone), to daily meetings in the final month with our award winning Superintendent (Bob Craighton), we have been kept completely in the loop on all details of construction. JoAnn Pullin managed all the administrative details and Teressa Smith provided timely and accurate billing information. This has been a very enjoyable experience. We are very happy that we chose MIKEN to build our house.”

Bob & Jenny S. 2020

“MIKEN is a top notch organization.”

Bob R. 2020

“Three years ago Joanne and I bought a quaint oceanfront cottage in the Sussex Shores neighborhood. A renovation was started with good intentions until we discovered there was absolutely nothing worth saving. From the very first meeting with Mike Cummings and his team, it was apparent they knew their stuff. Team Miken was fully prepared and presented with their in-house experts. They walked us through not only the process but the complications of building in the most destructive environment on the east coast… Miken never over promised or under delivered during the entire project. The attention to detail, quality of workmanship and commitment to communication was top shelf. Building at the beach can be complicated, show and expensive. Miken took the stress away and made it fun. Our finished product is a stunning dream come true. If you’re building at the beach you better have faith and trust in your builder. Miken is the only one I’d ever choose.”

John P. 2020

“We appreciated Mike’s experience and involvement when working with the designer and finalizing plans. Frank’s experience was invaluable in finalizing the contract and pre-construction work. Sean, Bob and the construction team worked hard to deliver a fine home. The Miken team stayed in touch though out the project and kept us updated. Highly Recommended!”

John S. 2020

“My husband and I are very pleased with Miken Builders. Everyone we came into contact with at the office and during the construction of our home was friendly and available to us. No matter how many projects they had at the time or how much work they had to do, every person that is part of the Miken team made us feel that our home and our concerns or questions were the most important thing to them at the time. We felt like we were their only customer. Miken Builders is a trustworthy builder and one that you can count on to get the job done and to do it right!”

Cherly Q. 2020

“I want to thank you and complement you and your team for the renovation work at my home in Bethany Beach. I had a vision at the start of the job and you guys enhanced it and executed it to perfection. My wife and I are very pleased with the end result and are proud of the compliments we are receiving from neighbors and passer’s by on the “new” look of the house. From my own business experience, I know how important good people are to business performance. A successful business needs both its own qualified staff and ability to align with qualified third parties. Your team on my job, particularly Jim and Martin, were excellent to work with. As importantly, your third party subcontractors did excellent work and it’s a credit to your company that you’re able to attract such talent to your work.”

Joseph R. 2019

“Miken Builders worked with us from beginning to end and made certain they delivered what they promised.”

PJ Tork 2019

“Miken Builders delivers on time and within budget with a very professional staff. One of the best I’ve dealt with in my 46-year engineering career.”

Michael C. 2019

“Miken Builders did an outstanding job. They have the best people, employ the best subcontractors and use the best suppliers. Extremely professional and responsive, I’d highly recommend them.”

Paul D. 2019

“The quality and craftsmanship of our Miken built home is top notch. Equally important was the approach taken by the Miken team. The team was patient in answering all of our questions, encouraging in helping us make some tough decisions, creative in offering alternative design solutions and overall terrific to work with.”

Polly B. 2018

“We definitely would recommend Miken– they are high quality custom professional builders that are reliable and take great care of their customers.”

Ron H 2017

“We wanted to work with a trustworthy company– Miken did a fantastic job designing and constructing our house on time and within budget. Thank you for a magnificent home!”

Pat W. 2017

“Working with the “right people” to build a custom home is paramount. The Miken team are professional, always available and truly care about the quality of the homes they build and the people they build them for.”

William D. 2017

“The whole experience was amazing from the initial sit down with Mike Cummings until completion. Attention to detail is over the top!”

Shirley 2017

“My wife and I selected MIKEN Builders to build our dream beach home. They were highly professional, responsive and delivered a high quality home on budget. We are very proud to say that our beach home is a MIKEN-built home!”

John R. 2016