Kindred Homes Residential Home Builders

Building a Lifetime of Memories

Kindred Homes is an Atlanta based residential building company.  Kindred Homes will build a home based on trust and true craftsmanship using our family values.

Our Families Commitment to You

We will build your family a home based on trust and true craftsmanship using our family values.  A home you will treasure where the comfort of your family is our top priority.  That’s why we keep your needs in mind throughout the process.  From the foundation to the roof top, you can expect top quality construction with attention to detail.  Kindred Homes will give you peace of mind by providing an industry leading home warranty.  Our commitment is to build a home tailored to your lifestyle with complete customer satisfaction.

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Chad P. Ricks – CEO/Builder

Chad co-founded Kindred Homes after working in the commercial building industry for almost 10 years.  His time with Ricks Contractors, Inc. was spent as a Field Superintendent, Estimator, Project Manager, and Vice President.  Chad managed projects for many different architectural and design firms, such as: Cunningham Forehand Mathews & Moore, J.W. Robinson & Associates, and Lyman Davidson Dooley.  He has overseen the daily operations of projects ranging from 9,000sf with a price over $2,000,000 to 32,000sf with a price over $8,000,000.  His ability to analyze blueprints, specifications and proposals allows him to estimate cost prior to construction which leads to the perfect combination of time, cost and quality.  Some of Chad’s projects include: North Forsyth High School, Statham Elementary School, and Cobb Country Fire Station #9 and #28.  He has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Construction Management from Southern Polytechnic State University.


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Jennifer R. Rucker – Office Mgr./Design Coordinator

Jennifer has worked in Accounts Receivables/Payables for more than 15 years.  She was the Accounts Receivable Manager for Matrix Resources, a large IT placement firm, for four years.  After leaving Matrix, she joined Ricks Contractors, Inc. as the Office Manager.  During her time with Ricks Contractors she managed job cost, subcontracts, purchase orders, along with all accounts receivables/payables and payroll.  Jennifer has built many homes with her husband, Michael, co-founder of Kindred Homes.  During the construction process she works closely with design specialist and is involved in all aspects of the homes design finishes.  Jennifer has a Bachelor Degree in Business Management from Berry College.