About

Philip SheltonPhilip Shelton of Shelton Construction, Inc., is dedicated to the craft of home building. He is a leader in the industry at the state level, working to promote professionalism, skill, and ethics in the industry. He believes in continuing education to be knowledgeable about the latest technologies and techniques that result in better, healthier, more energy-efficient homes for his clients.

Philip earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Alabama, began in the construction business in 1993, and holds a Real Estate Brokerage license. He has earned the coveted designations of Graduate Master Builder™ and Graduate Master Remodeler™ as well as those of Certified Graduate Builder™,  Certified Graduate Remodeler™, and Certified Green Professional from the National Association of Home Builders’ education division, the Home Builders Institute. Less than one percent of our nation’s builders has earned one of these distinctions.

Philip is also a certified EnergyKey builder through the Alabama Home Builders Association. This certification means that he can implement energy-efficient techniques that lower utility costs and increase comfort in the living spaces.

Philip is a leader in the community. He serves on the advisory board for the Better Business Bureau of North Alabama, is the past chairman of that board and maintains an A+ rating from the BBB. Philip also served for six years on the Morgan County Habitat for Humanity board of directors and was the builder of record for the organization during that time. He also served on the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce board of directors, was a three-time president of the Greater Morgan County Builders Association (GMCBA), and was the builder of the GMBCA 2004 Showcase Home.

Awards & Recognition

  • 2016 Greater Morgan County Builders Association
    Builder of the Year
  • 2015 Graduate Master Builder National Winner – National Association of Home Builders
    Designee of the Year
  • 2014 Greater Morgan County Builders Association
    Remodeler of the Year
  • 2012 Greater Morgan County Builders Association
    Remodeler of the Year
  • 2011 Greater Morgan County Builders Association
    Remodeler of the Year
  • 2011 Home Builders Association of Alabama Awards
    Remodeler of the Year
  • 2010 Greater Morgan County Builders Association
    Remodeler of the Year
  • 2010 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Whole House Remodel over $500,000
  • 2010 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Whole House Remodel $250,000 – $500,000
  • 2010 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Kitchen Remodel over $80,000
  • 2010 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Specialty Remodel
  • 2009 Chrysalis Award Winner
    Best Commercial Remodel in the Southeastern Region of the United States
  • 2009 Greater Morgan County Builders Association
    Remodeler of the Year
  • 2009 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Whole House Remodel over $500,000
  • 2009 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    Best In Show
  • 2009 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Additions over $250,000
  • 2009 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Bath Remodel over $50,000
  • 2009 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Outdoor Living
  • 2009 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Historic Preservation
  • 2009 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards
    1st Place in Commercial Renovation