About Us

Nicholas & Associates is a full-service contractor, providing comprehensive general contracting, construction management, and design/build services. We believe that exemplary service is the best path to repeat business and sustained growth. To achieve this level of excellence, we combine decades of experience with some of the most professional people in the industry and a solid financial platform to offer services that are sensitive to the client’s needs as well as budget and schedule.

Nicholas & Associates is dedicated to building quality projects, building long-lasting relationships, and providing total client satisfaction. In our approach to client satisfaction, we are committed to the philosophy of ‘WHATEVER IT TAKES.


Since 1978, Nicholas & Associates has successfully completed over 500 projects including churches, schools, park district and recreational facilities, municipal buildings, industrial manufacturing plants and warehouses, retail stores, restaurant and banquet facilities, and corporate and financial offices. Our attention to detail and premiere customer service has enabled us to achieve an enviable 25%+ annual growth rate since 1990. We have also made a commitment to keep current with the more complex and technology-based trends in construction to be able to provide the most current services to our clients.


We believe that the key to a successful construction business is having quality people who care about the work they do each day. Our staff is our most important asset. Since the success of our firm is determined by the abilities of our people, we endeavor to provide an environment that encourages growth, excellence, pride, and teamwork. Our project managers and field superintendents combine Architectural education backgrounds with many years of hands-on experience in the industry. Administrative staff members with experience in specialized areas provide total support to the project managers as well as outstanding customer service to our clients.


Our success in the industry has earned us the full faith and trust of the commercial insurance community. Our bonding level is currently $100 million per project, with an aggregate bonding capacity in excess of $150 million. With this coverage of liability protection, you can select Nicholas & Associates with complete confidence.