Prairie Design Build is the leader in high performance design and construction in the greater Kansas City area.

Specializing in meeting the demands and expectations for quality and comfort with every project, we offer a wide range of services from new construction and remodels to Passive House consulting and energy modelling. Started as a local carpentry contractor, Prairie Design Build has grown to be a full service design and construction center with a focus on high performance and delivering comfortable buildings.

Prairie Design Build helps take your project through the design-build-enjoy process. Lines of communication are always open between our team and the client. Leveraging technology, we offer weekly status reports, look ahead schedules, experienced onsite supervision, and transparent financials.

Check out our team of experts and services. See how Prairie Design Build can serve you and help with your high performance building needs.

David Schleicher President

David Schleicher President

My frustration with “cookie-cutter” home design and “traditional” building techniques pushed me to find something better.
Joe Nickels Lead Project Manager

Joe Nickels Lead Project Manager

I pride myself as a “Practical Optimist,” which is where I derive a passion for the next generation of home building.
David Hawkins Lead Building Scientist

David Hawkins Lead Building Scientist

The opportunity to use my experience and studies on an everyday basis is very rewarding.
Eric Schleicher Lead Carpenter

Eric Schleicher Lead Carpenter

It’s all about the homeowners. If they’re happy, I’m happy.
Chuck Schleicher Special Projects Manager

Chuck Schleicher Special Projects Manager

There is nothing more exciting than building the framework and foundation of a home that will last many lifetimes.