Ensuring Unsurpassed Quality

Florence Gardens’ Builder Partners have been meticulously selected because they maintain impeccable reputations and are among the most respected, professional custom homebuilders on the Gulf Coast. Meet them yourself:

Duncan Fox, of Fox Construction, LLC, has been in construction for over 15 years and has extensive experience in both residential and commercial construction. He’s built homes in Mississippi and Tennessee, and has worked exclusively in the Gulf Coast area for the past several years. Duncan is an active member of the Gulf Coast Home Builders Association and resides in Florence Gardens with his wife and two children. Fox Construction is proud to have built Magnolia Hall, Florence Gardens’ sales and event center.

Joan Cravens, of Joan Cravens, Inc., has been a builder for more than 20 years. She served as the first woman president of the Gulf Coast Home Builders Association and prides herself on making (and keeping) friends among her building clients. She and her husband live in Gulfport.

Dalton McGuire Jr., of McGuire Design & Construction, is a life-long resident of Gulfport and has been a homebuilder for over 35 years.  Dalton’s passion for construction began as a young man cleaning up his father’s job sites.  Later he fulfilled his dream of starting his own company, creating and building distinctive custom-designed homes.  By working intently with each client on their vision of the perfect home, McGuire Design & Construction has built a reputation for creating homes of timeless beauty, developing a long line of delighted customers.

Joey Shepard, owner of Shepard Construction and Garlon Homes has been building new homes on the Mississippi Gulf Coast for over 13 years.  With every home built as it was his own, Joey takes great pride in focusing on attention to detail, efficiency, and making the process enjoyable.  Joey’s degree in Architectural Engineering from The University of Southern Mississippi combined with his knowledge and experience in the industry make it possible to turn his client’s dreams into reality.