Biography

Vaith Construction is a commercial and residential construction company. Its origin began in Blooming Prairie, MN (16 miles south of Owatonna) in 1980. Tom Vaith started his first business, Vaith’s Services Unlimited, focusing primarily on painting and small service work.

In 1986, Tom Vaith moved his operations to the Twin cities and started another company Total Home Services Inc (THS). With his strong work ethic and vision, he grew Total Home Services staff to 28 men and an abundant network of sub contractors with the same values. THS handled the large and small projects, ranging from million dollar townhomes developments/renovations to miscellaneous fifty-dollar service calls for his customers. Total Home Services also purchased many properties for remodel, development, or resale through the years.

In 1991, Steve Vaith moved back to Minnesota from Chicago to join his brother Tom, to build a small town home development in Blooming Prairie. Steve extensive background in carpentry and painting, along with his knowledge of the lumber industry helped build the mini development. Since then, Tom and Steve have teamed up on several projects to combine their expertise. To date, Steve has built 42 twin homes in his own development in Blooming Prairie, MN along with construction projects in the metro area.

In 1996, Tom and Steve decided to rename their operations to Vaith Construction. Tom focusing on business ventures in the metro area while Steve focused mainly on projects in southern Minnesota. Through the years, we have worked on several national accounts including: 34 K Mart to Big K renovations, Footlocker build out, 12 Planet Beach tanning salon franchises, Wireless Toyz franchise, convenient store, Mobile Connection cell phone store, along with several commercial ‘vanilla shell’ build outs.

In 2005, Grant Vaith partnered up with Vaith Construction. A University of St. Thomas graduate and son of Tom Vaith, Grant brings in some new blood and insight to a changing industry and market. Grant started his own company called Curb Appeal Professionals, LLC out of college and operated for two years prior to joining Vaith Construction. He helps streamline projects with sub contractors and oversees our direct staff.

Vaith Construction has been a word of mouth company for over 25 years letting our reputation for hard work and dedication do our advertising for us. We have been fortunate to work with hundreds of good customers and business owners. After 25 years, we still handle the large and small projects for existing customers and friends.