Alex Tobing has been a carpenter by trade for over 25 years. Alex learned “the old school carpentry” as he worked as a carpenter, building many homes, while earning an Associate Degree in Arts from Montgomery College and Bachelor Degree of Science from the University of Maryland. Upon graduation, Alex spent a year in Bali, Indonesia working on the initial efforts for the opening of the Bali Intercontinental Hotel & Resort. Upon his return in 1994, Alex acquired his MHIC license and established himself in the remodeling/renovation market. Ready to tackle bigger projects and wanting to learn more about the industry, Alex worked as a project manager for other companies specializing in high-end residential remodeling, for two years. In 2000, Alex started his own company and has never looked back. Alex has been involved with numerous creative projects, varying from small renovations to million dollar residential renovations and homes.
Alex Tobing provides Alexander Design/Build group with excellent craftsmanship and disciplined leadership. Alex manages each project with professionalism, overseeing our lead carpenters and construction team to ensure every project runs on schedule and within budget. In addition to his leadership and management, Alex’s exceptional woodworking skills and attention to detail are often featured in our client’s homes. For over 25 years, Alex has overseen every project, from the largest to the smallest.
Alex attributes the success of Alexander Design/Build group to his years of carpentry, his education at the University of Maryland, his one year experience in Bali, Indonesia, working with one of the most amazing management teams from around the world and the local opportunities of continuing education programs in the construction industry.
Alex enjoys custom woodworking projects in his workshop. He also enjoys time with his family as well as many hobbies which keep him busy staying competitive and sharp.
Alex’s commitment to providing superior construction and follow-up service is well illustrated by the recommendations from his clients, home buyers, contractors and account suppliers.