GHBA Member Profiles

Please help us welcome GHBA's newest members. And remember, when doing business, call on a member first!

Shoot2Sell Photography


Shoot2Sell is the #1 real estate photography Ffirm in Texas. We’ve been the choice for over 200,000 listings! Professional images, video, and marketing tools for a one-stop solution. We make second impressions happen!

Our services include magazine-quality HDR photography, high-definition video, aerial photos and video, custom post-processing including green grass and blue skies, virtual staging, Matterport 3D spaces, virtual tours, and too much more to mention here.

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Get scheduled fast, and get your images within 24 hours of the end of your appointment!

To learn more, visit:

Contact: David Gonier
(214) 272-3200

Shep Boys Waste Mgmt LLC


Greetings! My name is Russell Shepard and I’m an NFL player of seven years from the Cypress community. My family and I founded SHEP BOYS WASTE MGMT LLC, where we specialize in providing modern portable restrooms, hand wash stations, septic pumping and other site services.

Due to the COVID-19 in our country, sanitation and hand hygiene is extremely important to prevent the spread of the virus. As we move forward, all businesses should have policies in place in order to promote the best hygiene practices and ensure the availability of the necessary infrastructure, equipment and supplies.

We take pride in providing what we believe the waste management industry is in much need of — safety, consistency and exceptional customer service! Our vision is to service our customers with FIVE STAR EXCELLENCE & INTEGRITY!

We provide temporary and long-term rental solutions throughout Greater Houston and the surrounding areas. We service heavy construction sites, real estate development/remodeling, special events, backyard parties, disaster relief efforts and other business industries.

Our dedicated team of professionals are ready to assist you!

Give us a call, we would love to hear from you and excited to assist you with your next business project and/or special event.

To learn more, visit:

Contact: Russell Shepard
(281) 758-5990

Eco-Soil Stabilizers


Are you building on EXPANSIVE CLAYS?

Here at Eco-Soil Stabilizers, we stop foundation problems before they start! We PREVENT serious structural damage to any commercial, single or multi-family residential home lots, buildings, pools, sports courts, foundation movements and more. We save you time and money all while giving you peace of mind with a 10 year backed warranty.

Eco-Soil Stabilizers is a family owned and operated business. We have been treating soil in Texas for the past decade. We treat approximately 7 million square feet per year, and that is constantly growing. We build lifelong relationships with our clients large and small.

To learn more, visit:

Contact: Korbie Contreras
(830) 964-2158

Gallant Garage Coatings & Surfaces Inc.


Gallant Garage has been the leading garage flooring specialist in the Greater Houston area since 1999 by taking care of our customers and our builder partners as if they were family. You will not find a “home improvement store” flooring product anywhere at our company.

Add our exclusive industry leading five-coat epoxy/poly system to a 10-year warranty and it’s easy to see why we truly are the best at what we do. More coats equals stronger, longer lasting floors that are easier to clean. With Gallant’s superior products and service along with knowledge of the industry, prompt scheduling and top warranties, you can rest assured your job will be installed right and on-time.

To learn more, visit:

Contact: Bret Locke

Barricade Building Products


Barricade® Building Products is a leading manufacturer of building materials. With a focus on house wrap, structural sheathing, roof underlayment, and tapes and flashing, Barricade takes pride in the delivery of superior service, high performance, and timeless innovation.

Over 35 years strong, Barricade Building Products has gained recognition as an industry leader. In 1986, Barricade became the second company to introduce house wrap. Barricade has positioned itself to not only provide high-performance products, but to foster long-term relationships, inspire collaborative best practice sharing, and continuously set the stage for company growth.

That, matched with an employee culture of pride and opportunity, Barricade provides products made with dependability and life-long service, backed by a team you can trust.

To learn more, visit:

Contact: Darcy Overby
(952) 221-7025

Arise Enterprises Inc.


Arise Enterprises Inc. is a full-service electrical contracting company with branches conveniently located in West Houston and Dallas, Texas.

Since 1987, Arise has been the premier choice for recessed lighting, landscape lighting, repair and replacement of breaker boxes, room additions, LED lighting of all sorts, custom lighting and other residential electrical work. Arise also specializes in commercial electrical installation, troubleshooting and repair, including subdivision tennis courts, pools and parks, strip centers, corporate offices and large warehouses.

Owner Jim Merkey has been a Master Electrician for 37 years, and he is passionate about his work. Arise’s professional staff of electricians share his passion to get the job done right and leave behind nothing but happy customers. Arise technicians are committed to “working clean,” making sure they leave the premises better than when they arrived. Honest and hardworking, you can bet they’ll be there on time and work until the job is done. Just ask our long list of repeat clients!

Whether it be a circuit repair, or wiring an entire backyard to light up the garden and patio, Arise looks forward to to every new project that lies ahead.

To learn more, visit:

Contact: Jim Merkey
(281) 859-8810



EnergyLink is the premiere solution for energy procurement and contract management for new home builders, multi-family properties and commercial locations. Our energy experts have more than 100 years of combined experience working with professionals tasked with organizing contracts and managing expenses within their company. We understand that rising costs affect your business, and we’re dedicated to helping you save money.

Using our unique contract management software, home builders can compile critical information making it easily accessible and concise. Our tools allow you to track imperative information like expiration dates, renewals, terms and pricing on all vendor contracts, helping you to be more efficient. At EnergyLink, our mission is to save you time and money. We evaluate your current energy agreements with a focus on pricing, terms and conditions. Together we will audit electric and gas supplier invoices, form a strategic outline to negotiate the best possible rates and continue to monitor and adjust based on marketplace trends. It’s our business to stay on the cutting-edge, finding innovative ways to lower energy costs and defray electricity rates with alternative sustainable solutions.

Home builders in the Houston area and across Texas have a unique opportunity to aggregate usage, drive operational efficiencies and impact the bottom line by implementing cost saving measures that can truly make a difference. Let’s work together to organize your contracts and control your costs.

To learn more, visit:

Contact: Brittney Williams, Vice President of Sales
(832) 265-4858

Grand Stone, LLC


Grand Stone is a family-owned business in Central North of Houston, specializing in custom fabrication and installation of natural stone. The owners have been in the stone business for over 19 years, and the fabricators and installers are solely employed by Grand Stone, LLC.

Grand Stone has introduced an exclusive product with the demands and needs of the stone industry in mind, which offers elegance, affordability and durability for both commercial and residential projects. We specialize in a variety of custom work including granite, quartzite, marble, silestone and a variety of other custom stone works. We are currently working with Slabsmith, a program that provides the customer with a 3D visual layout of the slab. Grand Stone works with top-rated stone machinery such as ProEdge, FastBack and Saber Bridge Saw, which is incomparable for a fast production.

Our main goal is to deliver high quality from hand-selecting your slab to the final installation results. Grand Stone is committed to making sure the end result of your project is exquisite. We will assist with ideas and answers to all questions from designing to installing, whether the project is small or large, from commercial to residential. This is why we believe it is important to maintain a high-quality reputation and achieve the utmost satisfaction and loyalty with our customers as well as our vendors. Customer satisfaction is not a promise it is a guarantee!

To learn more, visit:

Contact: Aurora Del Valle

RePurpose Depot


RePurpose Depot (RPD) deconstructs homes that are slated for demolition and makes the salvaged materials available to the general public at prices much lower than big box stores. Homeowners who choose deconstruction receive a tax benefit for donating the materials to our partner non-profit, The ReUse People of America.

RPD’s program can benefit builders and remodelers by providing tax benefits directly to you or by becoming a service that you offer your clients. RPD can also help you clear out mis-measures and excess inventory by taking those materials off your hands and providing a donation receipt.

To learn more, visit:

Contact: Caroline Kostak
(832) 777-3642

Besse, Carmona, and Partin, PC


Besse, Carmona, and Partin, PC specializes in the real estate, construction and land development sector of accounting services in the Cypress-Houston area. BCP provides complete accounting services that businesses can use to outsource all of their accounting needs. This includes bookkeeping, financial preparation, tax services, consulting, and reviews. As of 2019, the firm serves more than 400 companies. The two partners are Christie Besse and Paul Carmona, who each contribute crucial parts to providing exceptional accounting service.

To learn more, visit:

Contact: Christie Besse
(713) 895-8575

Vertechs Elevator Company


Vertechs is the trusted choice for commercial and residential elevator installations and maintenance for property owners, architects and general contractors in Houston and throughout Texas. From planning and design, to installation and maintenance, Vertechs Elevator supports your projects from start to finish.

After nearly two decades in the industry, we’ve learned a thing or two – and we use that knowledge to build exceptional commercial and residential elevators. We keep our clients involved in every step of the process – from administration and engineering, to manufacturing and installation. We look forward to working with you.

To learn more, visit:

Contact: Isaac Streckenbach
(409) 750-1491

Texas Insulation


At Texas Insulation, we take pride in delivering the best results for your valued dollar. We’re committed to delivering quality and satisfaction to every customer from the Dallas Metropolitan area, to Houston and surrounding areas. We want you to be well informed of your building envelope and insulation choices, and will work with you to find the best solution for your needs.

With over 20 years of combined experience, we are dedicated to educating our Dallas, Houston, and Austin customers about insulation. By helping quench the myths associated with insulation, we strive to help you make the best building envelope choices so that you can craft your best projects.

To learn more, visit:

Contact: Chris Vogler
(281) 381-5650 (cell); (817) 424-3028 (office)

NCV Custom Wine Rooms


NCV Custom Wine Rooms offers complete wine collection services:

  • Custom Wine Rooms in new and existing homes. We specialize in turnkey, high-quality custom wine features. We offer the CUBE refrigeration system and the CAVEA wall system. Our people are fully insured including workers comp.
  • Offsite storage at two locations for collectors who need to store their wine collections off site for six months or longer.
  • Complete moving services including packing, transporting and inventorying. Our van is 55 degrees and fully insured.

To learn more, visit:

Contact: Jost Lunstroth
(713) 722-0181

OPEX Homes


At OPEX Homes, we build single family homes with special focus on townhomes. Our careful designs will meet your housing needs by focusing on creating an enjoyable and engaging place you can call home.

We team up with recognized, top local talent such as architects and designers to ensure our townhomes capture the most popular and useful trends.

Utilizing the most recent technology for our construction tasks provides our customers reliable and on-time results. We aim to exceed expectations of our clients, to have them proud of their homes and proud of their builder, OPEX Homes.

To learn more, visit:

Contact: Felix Ortecho
(832) 993-1101

TFD Custom Homes


An award winning custom home builder in Texas. We work together with our customers to design, create and build beautiful luxury homes in planned communities and on your lot. With more than 25 years of experience, TFD is one of the most well-respected custom home builders in Texas, offering outstanding service throughout the greater Houston and Austin areas.

TFD is committed to being environmentally sensitive as well as ecologically smart. That commitment affects a multitude of decisions ranging from site selection, to energy efficiency, passive solar design, building materials and color selections as well as an intelligent, long-term perspective on regional and community development.

To learn more, visit:

Contact: Mike Ogbebor, Partner
(281) 245-1112