A Brief History...

W. J. Blumenschein & Son, Inc. was founded in 1950 by W. J. Blumenschein Sr. in the North Hills area of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The company prided itself on its commitment to quality and customer satisfaction from the beginning.

Will Blumenschein started into the business in 1960 as a carpenter and home plan designer. Having had the opportunity to work with renowned historical architect John Billings and distinguished designer Mark Christy in the late 1960's, Will began to leave his impression on the building industry, bringing fine old world detailing into the market, thus starting a new era in home construction in the North Hills area.

W. J. Blumenschein and his employees on the job site.

Accepting the baton of leadership from his father, Will Blumenschein continues to provide superior craftsmanship, premium materials and state of the art energy efficient engineering in order to maintain a reputation for unsurpassed quality. His experience as a carpenter and house plan designer affords Will the ability to supervise all aspects of the building process. Extensive discussions with clients help determine their specific needs and desires, which is followed by comprehensive research to insure authenticity. This caring attitude and attention to detail can be found in every facet of the company.


The employees of W. J. Blumenschein & Son, Inc. are superior craftsmen, rendering work that has been recognized for its unsurpassed quality. Using sophisticated hand-tooled, multilayered moulding and hand crafted bookcases, along with extraordinary finishing techniques. the mark of a Blumenschein home is that of undeniable excellence.

Prebuild sketch of a Blumenschein Home.

W. J. Blumenschein & Son, Inc. has experience in architectural variations ranging from small Tudors to million dollar mansions.

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1832 Hedwig Drive, Allison Park, Pennsylvania 15101
Telephone: (412) 364-3989