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Epitome of Quality

About

JL Benton Contracting

JL Benton Contracting is a residential and commercial contracting company specializing in building and delivering high quality projects to homeowners and business in Bloomington and Central Indiana. Owner Jerry Lee Benton has spent over 30 years honing his craft and leading projects of all shapes and sizes. Jerry and Co. pride themselves on using the best.

Our Philosophy

To be an industry leader by designing a sustainable, high-performance projects. By bridging the gap and creating a balance of sustainability and cost-effectiveness. JL Benton Construction merges these practices with the unique requirements and guidelines necessary for advanced projects. Our team of experts will walk you through every step of the process.

Our History

JL Benton Construction has always maintained our deep commitment to both design excellence and project integration. We strive to provide you with the perfect solution no matter the project size.  The pillars of our company are providing quality solutions and functionality integrated into  additions, renovations, new construction, concrete and custom projects. 

Years of Experience

Our Team

We wouldn’t be successful, without our experienced and talented team.

Jerry Lee Benton
Jerry Lee Benton

Owner & Founder

This resident dreamer and farmer-at-heart is truly a jack of all trades. With his many hobbies, such as cooking/grilling, vegetable gardening, ATV or motorcycle riding, fishing, rock climbing… the list goes on- it is said that nothing beats spending good quality time with his family and friends.

Nick Hargett
Nick Hargett

Project Manager

Nick joined the team in 2019, coming from a 6 year stretch as an instructional coach with the MCCSC. He was also a pivotal member of the Soccer community, putting in 15 years as a coach and instructor for various ages. Currently, Nick is thriving in his role as Project Manager and spends his spare time adventuring with his son, Louie, and partner, Millie.

Mike Miller
Mike Miller

Project Manager, Lead Carpenter

With 25 years of experience, and 11 of them being with JLBC, Mike has become not only a tile expert but tile enthusiast. His attention to detail serves greatly for kitchen and bathroom remodels but is undeniable in all facets of a project. When not on a job site, Mike is likely in the woods or with his kids (or if he’s lucky, both!).

Alix Benton
Alix Benton

Customer Experience Specialist

Joining the team in 2021, Alix is and has been eager to establish her role with JLBC. She is working towards creating a customer experience that will keep clients comfortable and confident from the projects beginning to end. In Alix’s time out of the office, she enjoys her own home reno and DIY projects, exercising, and of course, raising Jerry Lee’s grandson, Ellis 🙂

Chuck Pursell
Chuck Pursell

Carpenter

Because of Chuck’s enthusiasm for learning and honing his skills, he has been a proud asset to the team for just over 2 years. Outside of work, our fun-loving carpenter can be spotted somewhere in his 75’ El Camino or cruising on his motorcycle.

J Casper
J Casper

Carpenter

J is the newest member of the JLBC Family. With over 28 years of experience in the lumber industry, J is adjusting very well to his role in carpentry. In his spare time, J enjoys fishing on his pond, spending time with his family and grandkids, and riding his motorcycle as well.

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SERVICES & PROJECTS

JL Benton and Co. will work with you to guide you through the process of bringing your project to life. We are happy to facilitate design services, consult on renovation and restoration projects, and ultimately lead your project from start to finish. Our team’s diverse skills allow us to complete many of the construction phases in house leading to high quality work and timely scheduling.

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