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Manhattan, Kansas' Premier Remodeling Company

What Makes Us Unique

Welcome to Fox Home Innovations LLC, where dreams take shape and spaces become stories. In the heart of Manhattan, KS, we redefine the remodeling journey with a commitment to your vision. As a one-stop haven for design-build services, we bring your aspirations to life. Our hallmark lies in unparalleled communication and meticulous project planning, ensuring every detail aligns seamlessly with your dream. With in-house design services and a captivating showroom, we transform your ideas into tangible, breathtaking realities. At Fox Home Innovations, we don't just build; we craft experiences — let's create yours together.

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One-Stop Shop for Design-Build

At Fox Home Innovations LLC, find everything under one roof. From design concepts to construction, our comprehensive services streamline your remodeling journey, ensuring convenience at every step.

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Communication & Project Planning

Experience seamless coordination and transparent communication. Our meticulous project planning keeps you informed, involved, and ensures your vision is realized with precision and clarity.

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In-House Design & Showroom

Our dedicated in-house design team brings your vision to life. With a captivating showroom, explore and refine your ideas, making your dream home a tangible reality.

Building Your Dreams

Fox Home Innovations LLC, your premier design/build remodeling and construction company in Manhattan, KS, is here to passionately bring innovation to your remodeling and new construction projects. Our dedicated team is committed to delivering the highest quality of work and customer service, ensuring your vision comes to life.

With our detailed process, we guide you through every stage of your home's transformation, promising peace of mind and unwavering support. From the initial site visit to project completion, we tailor a plan that aligns with your budget, desires, and needs, making your dream home a tangible and stress-free journey. Choose Fox Home Innovations for a smoother path toward your ideal living space.


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Chris founded Fox Home Innovations, LLC in 2009. As an aspiring young entrepreneur Chris had a vision of building a remodeling company that simply did what they said they were going to do. Starting from this idea, and a need to make an income, Chris used his time at Kansas State University to make this idea come to life. Leveraging his relationships at the university, Chris began doing odds-and-ends projects, striving to deliver a client experience that set him apart from the competition. In these early days, Chris was building foundational principles that remain at the core of Fox Home! Chris continued to progress the company as he wrapped up his time at Kansas State. With graduation approaching in May 2011 Chris was given an opportunity for employment and simultaneously he was called to perform his first major remodel. Ultimately, Chris chose to follow his vision to continue building Fox Home Innovations, LLC and hasn’t looked back since!

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In its third year of operation, Fox Home had found itself performing larger projects and even tried running a small crew in Kansas City for a short period of time. During these early years of growth Chris began to realize that to scale further there was a need for more manpower and even potentially an opportunity for partnership. In preparation for a project that involved working from heights and on the exterior of a home, Chris approached a peer from Kansas State to help with the project. At the time Matt Carlson was a full-time firefighter with the Manhattan Fire Department. He had recently graduated with the same degree as Chris and also grew up around construction, so Chris figured that he would be a good candidate to help. Matt agreed to help, and throughout the course of that project the two began to realize that a potential business partnership was forming. Chris approached Matt about continuing to work for Fox, but also be a part of some of the business planning to see how they worked together. One short and busy year later, Matt purchased a minority stake in Fox Home Innovations, officially becoming an owner. The two wasted little time in setting their sites for a bigger, brighter future. The following year, in 2014, Fox Home was experiencing substantial growth and Matt decided to resign from the Manhattan Fire Department to join Fox Home full time. From then on, the two worked in tandem to build upon the foundation Chris laid to start growing Fox Home into the company it is today.


Rolling into its fifth year, Fox Home was rapidly growing both in size and reputation. At this point in their journey, Chris and Matt had begun to expand the company into larger projects requiring more staff and coordination. The two soon realized that the one-bedroom office they had been operating in for the past few years was no longer suitable for their current operation. By chance an office/warehouse space became available around this same time! This space would serve as the home for Fox Home Innovations over the next four years and would be witness to some of the most transformative years in the company’s maturation. Moving locations was only one portion for the busy growing company this year. Fox Home was inducted into Remodeling Magazine’s Big 50 class of 2014, spotlighting them as one of the top tier companies in the nation! Chris and Matt were asked to fly to Washington, D.C., to accept the award among 49 members of their class. This trip not only allowed the two business owners to gain an accolade, but it also exposed Fox Home to a higher level of professionalism in remodeling and allowed for the opportunity to network with companies from all areas of the country. These relationships would help cultivate an even better client experience and avenue for future learning.


Celebrating the company’s 10th year and first year in the new building, Fox Home grew to become a staple in the community and industry-leading remodeling company. As the staff continued to grow, Chris and Matt along with the Leadership team, continued working to evolve the company. With a focus and dedication to the client’s experience the team worked to drive the company forward. At this point in the company’s history, Fox Home was routinely performing projects of all sizes and scopes, up to and including a few custom homes. Even after ten years the entire company still shared the same values and dedication to being a top-tier remodeling company that Chris envisioned in the beginning.

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Five short years later Fox Home is entering its 15th year. Boasting a staff of over 20 members, the company looks very different to when Chris opened the doors. Using the company's in-house design, supplemented by the showroom and all-star production staff, Fox Home is providing clients with exceptional client experiences and professional quality work! When looking back over the last 15 years it is incredible to see all the milestones, benchmarks, and achievements that the company has witnessed. Walking in the doors of the business today, however, clients will find a driven, friendly staff that recognizes what it took to arrive here as a company, but they are even more excited to see what Fox Home Innovations can do for our employees and clients in the next 15 years…….


Site Visit, Proposal, Design Agreement
We begin by understanding your needs and project scope. Considering your budget, we create a tailored design proposal and timeline. Then, we actualize your vision while aligning with the project investment.
Design, Discovery, Development
Here, materials are chosen, drawings finalized, and the construction proposal crafted. Once plans are set, we proceed: signing contracts, deposits, and introducing you to our dedicated team.
Preconstruction, Construction
During construction, weekly meetings track schedules and budgets. As we near completion, we tackle remaining tasks, manage invoices, and ensure your satisfaction for a seamless finish.


Fox Home Innovations LLC proudly serves Manhattan, Kansas, and its neighboring areas. We cater to the heart of this community, ensuring that your home remodeling dreams find a local touch. From the heart of Manhattan to the outskirts, we're here to bring your vision to life. Explore our service areas or reach out to check if we're in your neighborhood!

Our Service Area

  • Manhattan
  • Wamego
  • Junction City
  • Council Grove
  • Riley
  • St. George
  • Westmoreland
  • Milford
  • Alma
  • Sharingbrook
  • Grandmere
  • Wyndham Heights
  • Candlewood
  • Tatarrax Hills
  • Hawthorn Woods
  • Eagles Landing
  • Timber Creek III
  • Wildcat Ridge


Unequaled Client Experience
Lasting Relationships
Tackling Adversity with Positivity
Work Ethic


We Grow & Have Fun Together


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Chris Fox


Chris, an Olathe, KS-native, started Fox Home Innovations in 2009. As the company’s Director of Design and Sales, Chris is heavily involved with the management of all design projects from inception to completion.


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General Manager

Co-owner Matt Carlson, a McPherson, KS-native, serves as FHI's General Manager. As GM, Matt oversees all aspects of company operations. Matt grew up learning about the construction industry from a very young age under the tutelage of his father, an electrician.



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Office Manager


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Production Manager
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Marketing Coordinator

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Lead Carpenter

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Join Our Team


Join the Fox Home Innovations team and be part of our family dedicated to excellence. Explore rewarding career opportunities where innovation, integrity, and personal growth are at the core of everything we do.


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Join us at Fox Home Innovations LLC, where we transform dreams into exceptional spaces. In Manhattan, Kansas, we're dedicated to turning your vision into reality, providing design-build services with care and expertise.