About Us

Affordable Building Concepts is a family owned and run garage builders Lebanon TN business. Mike and Julie Mathis made the decision to launch the business twenty years ago, after much soul searching and deliberation. Twenty years ago, Mike had a good job with another construction company and Julie was working full time as a nurse in our local hospital. We could have continued as we were, and been fine. However, Mike’s dad had been urging him for many years to go out on his own and start his own garage builders Lebanon TN company. With about $3000.00 in savings, and faith in each other, we launched Affordable Building Concepts, and Mike’s dream became a reality! We have been so incredibly blessed to serve this community and be able to grow a thriving company that operates with high quality customer service.

The first few years were tough! Living on a shoestring budget, we worked hard to secure relationships with subcontractors, vendors, and all of the other entities necessary to create a thriving garage builders Lebanon TN business. As our reputation for quality work at fair prices grew, we began to grow as a company. We have always tried to live by the philosophy passed down from Mike’s dad to “never leave a customer unhappy”. We always do business with this in mind. We will do whatever is necessary to make our customers happy and 100% satisfied, even if it means losing money on a job. That is because we believe in old fashioned hard work and having integrity in everything that we do. When you work with us you will receive expert opinions and help from us directly as we keep a close eye on each of our projects.

Mike grew up in Old Hickory Tennessee. He attended Dupont High School, and later the University of Tennessee, studying architecture. Mike has been involved with construction in the middle Tennessee area for over thirty years. Julie is originally from the Seattle Washington area. Julie worked full time as a nurse for over thirty years while raising a family and helping with all administrative tasks of Affordable Building Concepts. Julie has recently retired from nursing and is now focusing solely on the family garage builders Lebanon TN business. We are so honored for all the support in the community that we have received and all of the connects we have made during the growth of our company. Being able to provide people in the community with beautiful high quality solutions for their storage and space needs.

Mike and Julie have three grown sons, Adam, Tyler, and Jon. Adam, our oldest, is a firefighter. Tyler, middle child, is a store district manager. Jon, our youngest, is a policeman in the Army. We are very proud of our boys and their families. We have five beautiful grandchildren and we love spending time with them as often as possible. We are involved in our community and try to use local vendors whenever possible. We are members of Hillcrest Baptist Church in Lebanon and supporters of our town’s local sports teams. When not working, we enjoy playing golf, traveling, and camping in our fifth wheel camper whenever we are not working at a garage builders Lebanon TN.

Mike and Julie, along with Corey our general manager, continue to work diligently every day to ensure that our customers have the best building experience possible. We have excellent carpenters, concrete and brick layers, as well as electricians working with us on a daily basis, and we are very proud of our finished garage builders Lebanon TN projects. We provide our customers with a quality product that they can be happy with for years to come. In fact we offer a five year warranty on all of our labor so that you can trust that we will always stand by the work in which we provide. With Corey on our team we are able to send out an expert to each job that can keep a close eye on the crews while also communicating with our customers. Our goal is to provide you the highest quality of workmanship while also never faltering in the quality of customer service in which we provide as well.

Our philosophy at Affordable Building Concepts, is to always leave our customers happy and completely satisfied with their building or garage builders Lebanon TN project. To this end, we continue to strive daily to be the premier backyard builder of accessory structures in middle Tennessee. We hope that you will consider Affordable Building Concepts for your next building project. Visit our website to flip through hundreds of photos of past projects that we have had the honor of completing and if you have any questions we would love for you to give us a call so that we can walk you through all of the benefits of working with us for your next garage builders Lebanon TN project!

Corey Yerbich was born up north but raised in the south and has lived in Nashville for 26 years in all. Corey and his amazing wife of 21 years have five children which includes four sons; Taylor, Jackson, Alexander and Hudson along with one daughter Makenzie. Corey has always been in the small construction field and even worked with Mike Mathis for another storage building company many years ago. Corey enjoys serving the Middle Tennessee area and has very deep roots in the area.