Best Residential Professionals in Southwest Missouri

Let these residential experts help you create the home of your dreams. Whether you're looking for a local contractor, remodeler, interior designer or just looking for the latest in home decor trends, we've got the best in southwest Missouri.

Feb 01 2022 at 8 a.m.

Laura Hoff, Dee Conn, Dana Smith of Blinds Etc
Laura Hoff, Dee Conn, Dana Smith

Blinds Etc 

Window treatments are a necessary part of every home. But they provide so much more than privacy! With the help of the professionals at Blinds Etc, they can showcase the interior of your home by adding color, pattern, texture and light control.

There are many options to consider, and Blinds Etc is here to help. They offer free in-home consultations; just call to set up your appointment! Dee Conn, Dana Smith and Laura Hoff are experts in the field of window treatments and would love to assist in selecting design ideas for your home or office.

Their experience spans more than 30 years, and they will offer you the best plantation shutters, blinds, roman shades, draperies and more to suit your needs. Because of their decades of expertise, they can recommend the products that would work the best with the architecture of your windows, the style of your rooms and, most importantly, your budget.

Their guidance doesn’t end there. If you’re looking for motorization solutions for your windows, inside or out, they can guide you through the process on any window treatment you choose. From consultation to installation, the Blinds Etc team is there throughout the process to ensure customer satisfaction.

Matt and Shelley Wehner
Matt and Shelley Wehner

Cabinet Concepts by Design

4123 N. State Highway H, Springfield, MO | 417-725-3400

Matt and Shelley Wehner opened Cabinet Concepts by Design 14 years ago. They’re a remarkable company, because there’s literally nothing cookie cutter about what they do. When they create custom cabinets, closets and moldings for homes in 417-land, they utilize the top trends and best construction practices. Of course it helps that their entire design team is trained on spatial planning, so they truly understand how to make the best use of a home’s space.

Clients agree that Cabinet Concepts by Design is easy to work with, with a friendly and talented team, and that they provide a quality product with wonderful service. They’re members of the HBA, SDA, CMA (Cabinet Makers Association) and the NKAB (National Kitchen and Bath). They’re also never afraid to think outside the box and try new things.

When cabinets are designed correctly, homeowners should be able to maximize function and storage in a way that fits their lifestyle. Cabinet Concepts by Design can bring a concept to creation through beautiful 3D renderings prior to production. This way, everyone involved with the project has the opportunity to visualize the final execution, understand how it will function for the homeowners and sign off on the plan with excitement!

Dale Pearce, President/CEO Kent Schnurbusch, VP/General Manager
Dale Pearce, President/CEO; Kent Schnurbusch, VP/General Manager

The Carpet Shoppe

1827 E. Seminole St., Springfield, MO | 417-883-6455

When The Carpet Shoppe opened its doors in 1970, Dale Pearce promised customers service beyond their expectations. They’re still delivering on that promise today, over 50 years later, under the leadership of Kent Schnurbusch.

The Carpet Shoppe is proud to be Springfield’s most trusted local flooring store offering high-quality products. From their iconic red and white striped awnings to their 30,000-square-foot showroom facility, their local presence and dedication to exceptional customer service are impossible to miss.

They are a one stop shop for designing and installing all of your flooring and tile needs. When you visit The Carpet Shoppe, you are introduced to a large variety of products including carpet, hardwood, waterproof flooring, laminate, tile and area rugs.

Whether you know exactly how you want your space to look or need the help of a designer, they can guide you through the process. They have an experienced design team to help you create the change that you are looking for in your home, office or facility. Free estimates are part of their quality service, as well as an experienced installation team that makes the installation process worry free.

Your project deserves exceptional service, attention to detail and the timeless quality you’ve grown to count on for more than 50 years from The Carpet Shoppe!

Justin Fraker, Ann Mezo, Brian Cheever
Justin Fraker, Ann Mezo, Brian Cheever

Clear Creek Golf Car & Utility Vehicles

444 N. Belcrest Ave., Springfield, MO | 417-883-9393
Additional Locations in: Osage Beach; Lamar; Rogers, Arkansas

Clear Creek Golf Car & Utility Vehicles offers the largest selection of new and used golf cars and utility vehicles in the Midwest. For 40 years and counting, they’ve been known for their after-sale service and customer-first focus. You can be confident that your purchase with Clear Creek is backed by the friendliest and most experienced service and support team.

From high-end luxury options with all the bells and whistles to low-cost options for any budget, find the golf car or utility vehicle to fit your needs, both on and off the course.You can shop online to browse their inventory or even build your own at You can also visit any of their six conveniently located dealerships across Missouri and Arkansas.

Clear Creek Golf Car offers sales, service, parts, accessories and rentals at each of their locations. They also make things simple by offering both pick up and delivery.

Whether you are looking for a brand new model or a dependable pre-owned vehicle, or whether you just want to get your golf car running, they can help with any of your needs. They also offer leasing and financing options. If you’re looking for the best golf car dealership in the region, the choice is clear: Clear Creek Golf Car.

Edge Supply Springfield MO
Find the latest styles at Edge Supply.

Edge Supply

1920 E. Trafficway, Springfield, MO | 5665 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield, MO | 417-862-7082

Edge Supply is in the business of transformation. Whether it’s a custom home or simply a new sink faucet, Edge Supply has the parts and professionalism to bring transformation to how you live. After all, they’re your go-to plumbing store!

Experience is what makes the difference. This family-owned company has been in business since 1946 serving both contractors and homeowners throughout Missouri and Northwest Arkansas. Staff at both the East Trafficway and South Campbell locations are serious about serving customers and meeting their needs. In fact, they have more than 100 combined years of experience! They’ll bridge the gap between homeowners and plumbing contractors, and even offer installation advice to do-it-yourselfers.

Find the latest styles at Edge Supply. Whatever your project style or budget may be, they have countless options to make your dream bath or kitchen a reality. Their products range everywhere from essential to astounding! Edge Supply’s showrooms spark the imagination, and their warehouses are stocked deep and high with even the hardest-to-find products—the kind of items that most places have to special order. Edge Supply is all about making customers happy and building lasting relationships. After all, at Edge Supply, it’s all about how you live.

Sydney Johnson, Brady Long, Robbie Moncrief, Haden Long
Sydney Johnson, Brady Long, Robbie Moncrief, Haden Long

Ellecor Design & Gifts

623 S. Pickwick Ave., Springfield, MO | 417-720-2602

If you’ve been meaning to get over to the very trendy South Pickwick Avenue and make a day of visiting its hyper-local shops, restaurants and bars—be sure to pen a date on the calendar and include Ellecor in your itinerary. Walking into their location is like walking into the home you’ve always promised yourself you were not only capable of pulling together but also deserving to live in. They describe themselves as “cozy, crisp and eclectic,” and that’s precisely right. The vibe reflects their amazing options, which can be completely customized to your tastes, whether you’re building a new home or upgrading your current space. They take care of all the details!

Haden and Brady Long established Ellecor to provide interior design, furniture and home decor with a focus on livable, comfortable design that caters to families and everyday life. They describe themselves as “regular people” who are able to make spaces usable and beautiful, but their extreme level of talent disqualifies them from the category of “regular.” They’re friendly, relatable and fabulous to work with! Both of their designers are graduates with degrees in interior design, and their portfolio is filled with example after example of transformations of dream spaces for everyday living. Visit today!

Mark and Shelly Long
Mark and Shelly Long

Garage Experts


Transform your plain, stained or discolored concrete garage floor into a beautiful extension of your home. Epoxy coating systems professionally installed by the Garage Experts will turn your garage, work area or patio into an instant showcase. Their high quality, “direct to concrete epoxy” product wicks deep into the concrete, forming an extremely strong bond that is guaranteed not to peel or flake. Plus, their top quality top coats leave a bright finish that is extremely durable, easy to clean and maintain.

Garage Experts also offers their own line of custom storage cabinets and organizing systems designed to match your new floor, making one of the highest traffic areas of your home both beautiful and functional.

Owners Mark and Shelly Long are passionate about turning any unattractive or cluttered garage, basement or patio into a showplace. With over 100 different custom flakes to choose from, Garage Experts can create a variety of color combinations that fit perfectly with your needs and personal style in a cost effective way.

The investment of an epoxy floor by the Garage Experts comes with a 10-year warranty. Enjoy peace of mind, knowing the epoxy coated floor you come home to 10 years from now will look as good as the day it was installed.

Colby Kern, Nicole Fuller, Skylar Sieger, Nathan Taylor, Maddie Sprenger, Toni Echols and Landon Enlow
Colby Kern, Nicole Fuller, Skylar Sieger, Nathan Taylor, Maddie Sprenger, Toni Echols and Landon Enlow

Obelisk Home

214 W. Phelps Suite 101, Springfield, MO | 417-616-6488

Designing your home to fit your standards of perfection can be stressful, so let Obelisk Home tackle the stress for you. Obelisk Home provides professional design services from initial concept planning, budgeting and construction consultation to executing all phases of the interior design process.

Whether a personally tailored residence or an inspired commercial space, the common thread through their work is the artful, sensitive approach they take to the tenets of unique design. With over 20 years of design expertise, Principal Designer Nathan Taylor and his team are known for giving architecturally traditional homes a youthful energy and sophistication by mixing periods, styles and moods, bringing an eclectic mix to their projects.

As an incubator for the designer’s genius, a showcase for style, trend and what’s new and next, Obelisk Home has become a favored community gathering spot for both retail shopping and design projects—large and small. Their dedication to the home furnishing industry is never stagnant but increasingly difficult to contain. So, they continually evolve in order to support and facilitate the way people design, plan and purchase for their homes today. Obelisk Home knows they are at their best when helping their discerning clientele do the same. They invite you to join them, if not in person, then at

Ashley Collins and Colt Smith
Ashley Collins and Colt Smith

Modern Earth

1856 US-160, Nixa | 417-429-1363

Founded in 2018, Modern Earth is a family-owned business with a vision of setting new standards for the outdoor living industry in the Ozarks. Beginning as a landscape, design and build company, they recognized the area’s need for outdoor living professionals who operate with a higher level of integrity.

Modern Earth Materials offers the newest and highest quality stone products in America. Modern Earth Materials is the region’s only distributor of Earthworks landscape and hardscape products. Their dedicated team of designers and sales professionals work with customers to build inspiring living spaces including outdoor kitchens, fire pits, hardscapes, landscapes, water features, pool decks and more. Everything that clients have come to expect at Modern Earth is strongly upheld at Modern Earth Materials, as they continue to expand and serve the Ozarks—the community they love.

Whether you are a contractor looking to attract customers by selecting the highest quality products with professional guidance from their experienced team, or a homeowner who needs a one-stop shop for all things outdoor living, Modern Earth has your success in mind.
From outdoor design help to their unmatched stone and outdoor furnishings, they are here to serve you.

Left to right: David Climer, Dawn Petersen, Natalie Castaneda, Erin Davis, Melissa Tate, Melinda Heard, Christina “SAM” Baird, Tyler Johnson, Laura Thomason, Sabrina Weldon, Ashley Gerleve, Nick Baird, Ana Ortez, Anna Standnikov
Left to right: David Climer, Dawn Petersen, Natalie Castaneda, Erin Davis, Melissa Tate, Melinda Heard, Christina “SAM” Baird, Tyler Johnson, Laura Thomason, Sabrina Weldon, Ashley Gerleve, Nick Baird, Ana Ortez, Anna Standnikov.

Titan Title & Closing of Missouri, LLC

1901 S. Ventura Ave. Suite C, Springfield417-882-2100

As a full-service escrow company in Missouri, Titan Title & Closing of Missouri, LLC merges experience, a dedicated team and innovative technology solutions to offer clients peace of mind with their escrow transactions.

Titan Title offers full service escrow services to 417-land. Their agents possess a wealth of technical experience and knowledge of how to assure a smooth closing each and every time. Whether a client is searching for a residential escrow agent, buying a new home, are looking for a commercial escrow agent or are considering refinancing, Titan Title has the experience to set their mind at ease.

They have been operating for 14 years and are known in the community for listening to each client and responding to their needs. They believe that it’s vitally important for every customer to know what is on their property to prevent issues that can potentially delay or prevent a transaction from being completed.

Titan Title is committed to offering their clients the most comprehensive suite of escrow services available, including: Residential Resale; New Home Sales; Manufactured Homes; Commercial/Industrial Real Estate; Investment Properties/1031 Exchange; Business Opportunities; Refinances; Relocations and Real Estate Owned (REO).

Dan Coryell, Sam Coryell Sr., Carol Coryell-Carnes, Dave Coryell, Sam M. Coryell
Dan Coryell, Sam Coryell Sr., Carol Coryell-Carnes, Dave Coryell, Sam M. Coryell

TLC Properties

3811 S. Well Street, Suite A-101, Springfield, MO | 417-869-1118

TLC Properties is native to 417-land and has a heart for the people within it. Its goal is to not only create a place that feels like home for their residents, but also to give back and be a part of this wonderful community.

TLC Properties started their company 34 years ago as a family focused business, but have now grown to be one of the largest multi-family housing organizations in the area. Around the clock, you can find TLC Properties staff providing excellent customer service to residents and community members. Their residents continually show appreciation for their highly professional staff and world-class amenities.

TLC Properties prides itself in bringing innovative amenities to their properties. The SOAR program offers 55+ residents at select properties wellness support, house-cleaning, shopping and other unique benefits. Other properties have a FLEX Drive program offering residents the ability to cruise around the town in a shared Tesla vehicle. Residents at their newest Springfield property, Monarch, can expect fully integrated smart home technology, allowing for convenience, safety and monitoring while away.

Find a home that cares about you the way you should be cared about at TLC Properties. Contact TLC Properties today to find out more about your future happy home.

Unique tile photo
Quality products, attention to detail and exceptional customer service are all traits that have helped Unique Tile gain the loyalty of their clients over the past 32 years.

Unique Tile

1364 Kelly Ave., Nixa, MO | 417-725-5515

Since 1988, Unique Tile has been a locally owned wholesale distributor of designer-oriented tile and stone. They strive to set the standards for style and design to meet the demands of their clients, both residential and commercial. Their expert staff travel the globe in order to personally select each tile series, which enables them to present the latest that the tile industry has to offer. Unique Tile’s evolving showroom is open to the trade and features a vast array of products, with over 480 stock tile SKUs and all of the tools and installation products that are needed for installation.

The Stone Gallery at Unique Tile is the only local full granite fabrication facility in the area that is accredited by the Natural Stone Institute. Unique Tile’s established team members have decades of experience in the stone industry and are poised to fabricate any project.

Quality products, attention to detail and exceptional customer service are all traits that have helped Unique Tile gain the loyalty of their clients over the past 32 years.

Get to know them online by browsing their website at and order through a professional near you.

American Glass photo
American Glass is your one-stop source for high quality fabricated glass.

American Glass

2801 N. Le Compte Rd., Springfield | 417-866-8361

American Glass is your one-stop source for high quality fabricated glass.

American Glass was founded in 1978 in Springfield. They specialize in the fabrication and distribution of monolithic and insulated glass, custom heavy glass fabrication and fabricated and stock sheet mirror, along with hardware and metal for both commercial and residential applications.

Work done by Bloomin Blinds in Springfield, MO
Whether you’re searching for blinds, motorized shades, shutters or outdoor shades, there is a personal Bloomin’ Blinds option for you!

Bloomin Blinds


If you are looking for beautiful window treatments, Bloomin’ Blinds has you covered… no matter your budget! Their design team of experts customizes your blinds, shades and shutters to fit your space perfectly.

In fact, Bloomin’ Blinds will bring the window treatments directly to you, making it a one stop shop at your front door! They will also travel for onsite repairs. They strive to make the process convenient for your busy schedule!

Bloomin’ Blinds is a member of the HBA, has an A+ rating with the BBB and is 417 Magazine’s Face of Window Treatments. Whether you’re searching for blinds, motorized shades, shutters or outdoor shades, there is a personal Bloomin’ Blinds option for you! Call Bloomin’ Blinds today to schedule a free estimate!

Cindy Love
Cindy Love

Cindy Love Interiors


Stop imagining your perfect space; create it! Since 1997, Cindy Love Interiors has been assisting her clients, step by step, to design their dreams in 417-land. Cindy Love Interiors offers interior design consultations and services, personal shopping and design needs for new construction or remodeling. She is experienced with all different kinds of budgets and is attentive to each client’s special visions.

With diverse styles and efficiency, Cindy Love Interiors and her skilled subcontractors give her clients the best quality of service, all while bringing their designs to life. Cindy Love Interiors understands that each customer has different schedules, so the amount of involvement throughout the project is up to them. Don’t wait; build your dreams with Cindy Love Interiors today!

Mike Cronkhite
Mike Cronkhite

Cronkhite Homes, LLC

3000 E. Chestnut Expressway, Suites A & B, Springfield, MO | 417-833-6000

Cronkhite Homes, LLC is a local, high volume, residential home builder located in Springfield. Since 2013 they have been building quality residential homes for discerning home buyers in the most desirable communities.

Cronkhite Homes can provide this superior quality at unparalleled value by partnering with strategic developers to plan and design the land to build new home communities. This practice allows them to focus on every detail of home production. They maintain a diverse customer base by delivering communities with an entry to mid level home that is unique to the demands of the local residential housing market.

Kristi Williams, Ethel Curbow, Nick Jackson,  Ashley Morrison, Sue Burkemper
Kristi Williams, Ethel Curbow, Nick Jackson, Ashley Morrison, Sue Burkemper

Ethel Curbow | 417-447-4968

It’s hard to outshine Ethel Curbow’s reputation for excellence in 417-land real estate. Along with her AMAX team, she’s made a name for herself in the industry, listing and selling residential and land properties over the past 30 years. She brings plenty of experience to the table, and customers are floored that she always answers her phone. Ethel keeps clients informed, markets their properties in every kind of media and has a great track record of success—that leads to many satisfied past clients. The Curbow team is knowledgeable, experienced, hard-working and ready to help you with your real estate needs!

Doug and Andrea Windsor
Doug and Andrea Windsor

Five Star Painting


Five Star Painting’s local owners Doug and Andrea Windsor understand the importance of paint and the impact color has on your home's exterior and interior.

They believe in providing the highest quality work and professionalism to every homeowner, which includes showing respect for your home. They have an eye for detail, only use premium products and guarantee their work with a two-year warranty.

Five Star is happy to provide a detailed project estimate, complimentary with no obligation. These are typically provided on-site… they’ll come to you at your convenience—evenings and weekends included! A fresh application of superb paint with Five Star can make all the difference!

Donna Winslow, Joe Greene, Stephanie Sweet Bob Worthy, Patti Bloxom
Donna Winslow, Joe Greene, Stephanie Sweet Bob Worthy, Patti Bloxom

Great Southern Bank

When deciding to purchase a home, you want the best support you can get. Great Southern Bank associates are not only industry veterans who understand how to adapt to the times, they also maintain strong relationships with realtors and other industry professionals. Relying on Great Southern Bank’s residential lenders means you’ll have your own award-winning team of financial experts for reliable guidance, extensive resources and the best in customer service.

Great Southern Bank offers an expansive banking network and online applications, allowing you to apply for a home loan when and how you prefer. Find their full team at

Niangua Furniture
Discover the unique handcrafted dining tables, chairs, bedrooms and more of Niangua Furniture.

Niangua Furniture

344 State Road E, Tunas, MO | 417-993-1625

Discover the unique handcrafted dining tables, chairs, bedrooms and more of Niangua Furniture. Take a scenic drive in fresh country air to a place where they still believe in making furniture using only solid hardwoods with time tested craftsmanship.

Heirloom quality Niangua Furniture is made from carefully kiln-dried native hardwoods and then crafted into beautiful, functional and sustainable furniture. In their 4,000 square foot showroom, you can choose from their design options, both rustic and classic, or have them create unique custom furniture just for you. Niangua Furniture is something different, something better.

Jana Lee, Shannon Lee, Jeremiah Lee
Jana Lee, Shannon Lee, Jeremiah Lee

Rock Solid Renovations

4166 N. 20th St., Ozark, MO | 417-581-8096

Your home is your refuge, and it should reflect the things that are most important to you. This is the philosophy that has served Rock Solid Renovations for more than a quarter of a century. Their pride and passion manifest themselves in reimagining and discovering the unseen possibilities in their clients’ homes.

Utilizing their team of in-house interior designers and craftsmen, they bring possibilities to life, making sure each home renovation is a unique echoing of the person who lives there. Rock Solid Renovations believes that updating your home should be an exciting process with results that speak for themselves.

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Discover what the Springfield Design Association can do for you and your space.

Springfield Design Association

1364 N. Kelly Ave., Nixa, MO | 417-725-4000

Hiring a professional interior designer is the best way to ensure you get value for your investment. They know the sources for materials and trends that give your space the “wow factor” and are trained to help you make the right decisions. Discover what SDA can do for you and your space. The focus on superior quality and precision is matched by their commitment to delivering projects on schedule and budget.

Projects range from minor interior updates to new residential construction, and they strive to provide the same standard of quality and care for every project, no matter the size or scope, through communication, organization and craftsmanship.

Matt Graham (NMLS # 1727519), Davis Neal (NMLS # 712474), Tyler Stalker (NMLS # 712476), Steve Mayfield (NMLS # 527502), JJ Zind (NMLS # 502033)
Matt Graham (NMLS # 1727519), Davis Neal (NMLS # 712474), Tyler Stalker (NMLS # 712476), Steve Mayfield (NMLS # 527502), JJ Zind (NMLS # 502033)

SFC Bank

1615 E. Primrose Suite B, Springfield, MO | 417-893-3634

Owning a home is big. A good start can make all the difference. That’s why SFC Bank offers customized home financing solutions to help you save money and have peace of mind. Whether you’re buying, building, renovating a house or refinancing an existing loan, you can bank on SFC for helpful advice at every step of your home buying journey.

“As a community bank, we’ve made it our priority to provide a high level of service unmatched by any financial institution by continuously partnering with our local real estate leaders. We feel it is important you have someone you know and trust taking care of your loans,” says Tyler Stalker, Senior Vice President Residential Lending Manager.

Experience personal service at its finest with SFC Bank. Contact their local home experts today.

Krista Lake, Signature Interior Expressions
Krista Lake, Signature Interior Expressions

Signature Interior Expressions

12650 Hammer Rd., Neosho, MO | 417-451-0535

Have you seen the modern, clean looks from Signature Interior Expressions? They do so much more than countertops.

Signature Interior Expressions is a family-owned business, well-known for being the local expert in granite and quartz countertops. They also specialize in flooring, sinks and faucets, and have much more available! You can see it all at their new facility in Neosho, where they’ve expanded to be triple in size, going from 25,000 square feet to 75,000!

Signature Interior Expressions can help you design your signature style with updated looks, turning your dream home into your real home. Call today, and put your signature on it!

SS&B owner Jeremy Grisham and his sons.
Owner Jeremy Grisham and his sons.

SS&B Heating & Cooling

2607 W. Bennett St., Springfield417-866-0990

When working with SS&B Heating & Cooling, you can expect professional service and a no-pressure sales approach.

Since every home is unique, they custom fit a system to address your home’s needs, rather than taking a “one size fits all” approach. Service calls are performed at a flat rate, meaning you know how much the repair will cost before it’s done. They even offer a lifetime guarantee on workmanship. If they make a mistake, they will fix it for free—period. It’s all part of SS&B’s exceptional customer service.

For your home’s heating and cooling needs, choose the business with the most trusted reputation in 417-land: SS&B Heating & Cooling.

Spring-Green Lawn Care and partner Trimworks Lawncare & Irrigation
Jonathan Thurman

Spring-Green Lawn Care and Trimworks Lawncare & Irrigation

3328 E. Linwood St., Springfield417-368-0591 | 417-886-5740

Spring-Green Lawn Care and partner Trimworks Lawncare & Irrigation, both locally owned by Jonathan Thurman, take care of your lawn the way that you would… if only you had the time!

They are your neighborhood lawn care professionals, providing healthy, weed-free lawns, landscapes and irrigation services since 1997. Caring for lawns in 417-land requires skill, knowledge and experience, as well as reliable, regular attention. They provide a personalized service plan that is unique to each customer, so that your individual lawn goals can be met. Forget the hassle during the hottest parts of the year. For a lush and healthy lawn, contact them today!