Custom Home Builder in Des Moines

Since 2004, Kirk Mickelsen and KRM Custom Homes have been building customer-driven homes throughout Central Iowa and the Des Moines metro area. Superior craftsmanship, customer-focus, and communication have earned KRM Custom Homes recognition as the premier custom home builder and the choice for homeowners creating their forever home as unique as their lifestyles and personalities. You’ll never see the same thing twice in our custom homes.

Experience & Expertise

Kirk Mickelsen’s passion, creativity, and eye for detail have formed the reputation and foundation for KRM Custom Homes’ culture and homebuilding processes. Mickelsen enjoys traveling to different regions of the country to stay current on home trends that he incorporates into their custom homes.

Our experienced team prides itself on understanding each customer and building relationships. From the personalization of your custom home’s layout and design to selecting the finishing touches, everything we do is built for you. We deliver a team-oriented approach to walk with you each step of the way towards building your new dream home.

Philosophy & Promise

Quality Craftsmanship

Our passion for detail shows in every aspect of your home. Superior products, such as marble and natural stone, or our continuously praised timeless trim work and custom cabinetry will make your home stand out.

Superior Design

You want a home that fits not only your family’s unique lifestyle, but your personal taste. At our full design studio, you’ll choose the right elements, products, and colors for each aspect of your new custom home.

Exceptional Service

We understand that building a home is a big investment. Our company culture is built upon expertise, accountability and a focus on you. Walking with you each step of the way, we pride ourselves on our ability to understand your personal needs.