Welcome to a higher level of service.

At Gittleman, we deliver exceptional residential construction and maintenance services with an incomparable level of attention, care, and reliability. So our customers can get more from their homes—and their lives.

What we do

From electrical, plumbing, and HVAC, to carpentry, drywall, and construction services, Gittleman Construction and Maintenance has just what you need. Whether you’re looking for individual services or an ongoing maintenance plan, our exceptional, highly-trained team will protect your investment and ensure everything in your home is always working at its best.


Currently Seeking:

Plumbers, Electricians, Low Voltage Technicians, HVAC Technicians, Carpenters, Light Maintenance/Handyman, Drain Cleaners.

Earn Up to $41/Hr


Mike Laukka Senior Vice President

As Senior Vice President of Gittleman Construction & Maintenance, Mike’s primary responsibilities focus on strategic initiatives, business development, fostering client relationships, and structuring the company to deliver exceptional products and service. Laukka has a proven track record of starting and building successful companies that provide appreciable returns on investment for shareholders. He co-founded Laukka Management, Inc., a Minneapolis-based community association management firm that he presided over for 22 years until the company was acquired by FirstService Residential in 2014. Laukka also co-founded Contractor Support Services, LLC, a general contractor consulting firm, and Bulldog Contractors, LLC, a general contracting firm that specialized in building envelope construction and restoration. Mike served as the President of both firms until selling his equity in each company in 2013. His knowledge of community association management, combined with his experience in construction management, makes him a valuable member of our company.

Peter Ralph Director of Maintenance Operations

As the Director of Maintenance Services for Gittleman Construction & Maintenance, Peter leads a growing team of 40-plus service technicians in the following service segments: plumbing and drain cleaning, electrical and low voltage security integration, HVAC, carpentry, painting, and general light maintenance. Peter draws on over three decades of experience designing, installing, and servicing building mechanical systems to bring sensible, long-term, cost-effective solutions to Gittleman customers. Before joining the company two decades ago, Peter worked for 18 years in the UK as a design engineer and project manager in a wide variety of commercial and residential spaces. In addition to his wealth of knowledge and experience, Peter brings a commitment to excellence and a passion for outstanding customer service.

Very respectful and excellent service. We continue to be amazed at the great people who work for you. Thank you!!


For over 40 years, Gittleman has been passionate about delivering industry-leading construction and maintenance services. Our highly-skilled team helps homeowners enjoy a better quality of life with the confidence and peace of mind that comes from knowing their property is well cared for and protected.