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Adkins Building & Construction

Adkins Building & Construction is a licensed and insured Residential Contractor (CRC1331750) and Authorized Agent for General Contractor Builtrue Construction (CGC1525429) in the state of Florida. We specialize in construction management for residential and commercial construction projects along the Southwest Coast. Our construction projects consist of new builds, remodels and renovations. We take pride in encouraging and advocating for sustainable and Green building practices where applicable.

​Our commitment to quality building practices, uncompromising ethics and financial transparency allows our clients know they can rely upon us to complete their construction projects on time and on budget. Additionally, our highly personalized construction options and wide range of prices cater to every project budget, so you’re sure to find the construction solutions your project demands.

Meet Our Team


James P. Adkins

President and CEO

22 years in commercial, industrial, and residential construction roles solving a broad array of
building, construction and real time application challenges.

Bachelor of Science University of Kentucky

Florida Realtor, Business Broker of Florida Adkins Florida Realty LLC
Licensed Real Estate Broker (BK3213586)
Licensed Residential Contractor (CRC1331750)

Mark J. Barish

Project Management

18 years in commercial and residential construction as field engineer and project manager
managing businesses and millions of dollars in projects. Project management, scheduling and
coordination in construction, real estate and property management.

Real Estate as Broker, Business Broker, Auctioneer; previously college teacher and IT

Masters in Education American Intercontinental University
B.S. Business Communications Bentley College
Florida Realtor, Business Broker of Florida Keller Williams
Cisco Academy at ECPI College Manassas, VA
Licensed Real Estate Broker (BK3213586)

Melvin C. Schoch Jr.

Over 10 years field experience in residential renovation, as carpenter and multi-skilled
tradesman, Foreman, Field Supervisor and Superintendent.

Involved in all aspects of remodels and renovations interior and exterior, including trim finishes,
woodworking, cabinetry, floors, doors, windows, weatherproofing, and energy efficiency.

Associates Degree Applied Science – Law Enforcement Technology
OSHA Certification Mold Remediation


Greg Bonner


Former military police officer & materials quality specialist, grew up in southeast Michigan. Owned and operated progressive masonry& home improvement, also coolbreeze custom renovations. Former framing superintendent. Fishing & projects on the weekend.