About Vanguard Home Designs

Vanguard Home Designs provides economically viable solutions to improve your home’s look and comfort. We provide upfront pricing, quick response time, and outstanding customer service. We have the right products and trained installers to make your life easier.
Call or contact us if any of the following are true:

  • You want to invest in your own neighborhood. We are 100% locally owned General Contractor in Manhattan, Kansas.
  • You want a General Contractor to return your calls. We return EVERY call.
  • You want personable and knowledgeable craftsmen working in your home.
  • You want a company that has the #1 goal to satisfy the customer. We strive for your business and LOVE recommendations. We will not stop working until you are satisfied enough to recommend us to everyone you meet.
  • You want a contact you can trust. You have your lawyer, doctor, accountant, dentist, mechanic etc. It has taken years to assemble these professionals you can trust. Insert Vanguard Home Designs, LLC (785-537-0577) in your contact list for your home improvement needs.
  • You want the work done efficiently with minimum disruption to your life. We are prompt and clean up the work area daily. We accept multiple payment options when you are satisfied with the work as complete.
  • You want a price upfront. The price you see is the price you pay. Our clients enjoy knowing the exact project specifications and final price of the project before any work begins.
  • We provide the home improvement project you want, at a fair price, and in a timely manner.
  • Manhattan KS General Contracting CompanyYou want a quote quickly.

We are a proud user of the www.MyOnlineToolbox.com contractor software platform to provide our customers with more professional estimating and invoicing follow up.

Question: We are often asked, “Why Vanguard Home Designs?”

It is a long name; however, after the parts are individually defined and reassembled, the full name describes exactly what we do.
Vanguard: A group of people leading the way in new developments or ideas.
Home: The place where one lives permanently
Designs: To conceive and plan out

Answer: Vanguard Home Designs is the leader in providing unique home improvement solutions tailored to your home and your desires.

About the Owner

Jim-Hund-Kansas State-Manhattan KS

Kansas State Alumni Proudly Serving Our Local Community

Jim Hund is a Kansas State University Graduate in Construction Science and Management with a minor in Business Administration.

Prior to founding Vanguard Home Designs, LLC, Jim worked a desk job as a construction project engineer. Although the job had a promising future, Jim changed careers to provide the best home improvement solutions to clients. He concentrates on achieving the most innovative home improvement solutions through the use of technology and staying current in the newest home improvement materials/trends. However, paramount is his belief of the tried and true values of honesty and integrity. Jim firmly believes, “If you focus on your customers, the rest will follow.”

Jim can be found supporting Kansas State Athletics or out enjoying Manhattan’s beautiful City Park near his home.

What do others have to say about Jim? Below are a few excerpts from reviews around the web:

“Our experience with Jim was great! He was very friendly when he came to the house and showed us the siding products….. We are very pleased with the results and would recommend Jim highly!”

“…I liked Jim and hired him.  Glad I did!  He came in on time and on budget.  I trust this man.  He’s a good person with good people skills.”

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Are you interested in becoming our next happy client? Contact us today!

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