Builder Info/Resume

our objective


To offer the best overall package for custom homes and commercial construction in the entire Central Texas area. Our goal is to construct the highest quality structures at a great price while achieving the highest levels of customer satisfaction during the entire building process and beyond.

our Experience & background


  • Active in the custom home building business for nearly 20 years.
  • Combined employee total years of experience of over 85 years.
  • Specialize in custom home building and light commercial construction with competitive pricing.
  •  John D. Bowen Construction has provided all levels of construction management for commercial projects ranging from $200,000 to $1.5 million, over 400 main stream custom homes from $180,000 to $500,000, over 10 executive homes from $500,000 to $3 million, and over 400 starter homes from $100,000 to $170,000. *Customer references provided upon request.
  • John D. Bowen, president of John D. Bowen Construction has managed over 2500 successful construction management projects both residential and commercial and has over 30 years of construction management experience.
  • Experience with all types of bank and mortgage financing to include VA, conventional, FHA, USDA, In House, etc.
  • Experience in package building/land transactions or building on customer owned properties transactions.
  • Experience in strategic planning with customers, developers, architects, designers, engineers, city and county entities, banks, subcontractors and vendors. Including plan and amenity design, decorating, and all the latest trends.
  • Experience in competitive pricing and estimating to obtain the best balance of amenities, plans, and price.
  • Extremely high levels of attention to detail in all aspects of the construction management process.
  • Experience in VA and other handicap applications and construction including Veterans assistance grants and HISA grants.
  • Experience in VA assisted or grant remodeling of existing residential homes.

types of construction


  • We specialize in custom home building and light commercial construction with competitive pricing.
  • Experience in structural applications, complicated elevation and drainage conditions, current interior and exterior products, wood and metal construction, and utilities.
  • Our custom homes are built with energy efficient appliances, windows, sealants, fixtures, HVAC systems, etc.
  • Experience in all types of energy efficient construction including ICF block walls, encapsulation and foam insulation application, engineered HVAC systems, solar applications, wind generators, water catchments systems, and generators.
  • Experience with all types of on and off site water supply and sewage disposal systems.

Awards & accreditations


  • Superior Achievement Award from American eBuilder
  • Voted “Best Home Builder 2010” in Copperas Cove, Texas by the Cove Herald
  • Voted “Best Home Builder 2013” in Copperas Cove, Texas by the Cove Herald
  • “Claims Free Award” by American EBuilder in 2012
  • Maintain an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau
  • Maintain a verifiable 95% plus customer satisfaction rating the entire life of the business.

about us


We can be visited on our website at

We are an Equal Housing Opportunity company that is in accordance with the Federal Fair Housing Law.

We are members in good standing with the Killeen Chamber of Commerce, Copperas Cove Chamber of Commerce, Lampasas Chamber of Commerce, Association of the US Army (AUSA), 210 Home Warranty Corp., American E Builders Corp., and Central Texas Better Business Bureau.

Office and Field Staff:
John D. Bowen – President of John D. Bowen Construction
Jarrod Bowen- Field Supervisor
Deenan Lackey- Office Manager/Estimator/Color Consultant
Sam Poster- Estimator
Angie Burns- Administrative Assistant/Warranty Services
MacKenzie Shoemate- Accountant
Kevin Gloston- Service Technician

Related Companies:
2JB Corporation – land development
Precision Value Homes ( – economical residential homes

Business references


The National Banks of Central Texas – Sally Yancy (512) 556 – 8288
Union State Bank – Kurt Gaines (254) 634 – 8181
Coryell Plumbing Inc., - Butch Craig (254) 547-2385

* Additional references available upon request

Past customer references



* Additional references available upon request