Operating as a comprehensive mechanical contractor, our design-build services cover a vast spectrum of expertise, offering unwavering support throughout the project's lifecycle.


In contrast to conventional methods involving separate design and construction entities, design-build presents an array of perks for every commercial facility.

Single Point of Responsibility

With design-build, you have a single point of contact for the entire project, from design to construction. Conflicts or communication difficulties between separate entities and clients managing multiple contracts are eliminated.

We take accountability for the project’s success, simplifying project management and enhancing project control.

Accelerated Project Delivery

Compared to the traditional linear process of the design-bid-build method, Design-build offers faster project delivery. The design and construction phases can overlap, allowing a more efficient timeline.

Early involvement of the design-build contractor provides for an early start of construction movements, resulting in quicker project completion.

Quality Control and Performance Guarantee

A design-build contractor controls the design and construction aspects. As such, they are responsible for ensuring that the project meets design intent, specifications, and industry codes and standards.

We conduct rigorous assessments, testing, and commissioning to deliver high-quality, fully functional systems. This results in better quality control and performance assurance.

Increased Innovation and Problem-Solving

The collaboration between design and construction teams in design-build projects encourages innovation and problem-solving. Integrating knowledge and experience leads to innovative designs, optimized systems, and improved project outcomes.

Our team works closely with each other, and their expertise is leveraged during the design phase. This allows for constructability reviews, brainstorming to solve potential challenges, and proactive solutions.

Committed to safety

We follow OSHA guidelines to ensure safe work practices, protect personnel, and reduce exposure to hazards


We provide all-encompassing design and planning solutions customized to match the project’s unique requirements.

 Our approach entails close collaboration with clients, architects, and other stakeholders, culminating in intricate engineering blueprints, specifications, and system arrangements for a seamless installation.

design-build vs design-bid-build


In Design-Build, the owner interacts with a single point of responsibility, streamlining the process. The designer, consultant, and subcontractor collaborate as a cohesive unit, offering unified recommendations.

In Design-Bid-Build, the owner handles two distinct contracts and often assumes the intermediary role.

Our Installation Process

Embarking on a successful commercial HVAC installation entails breaking down the journey into fundamental steps.


  • Collaborate to grasp your criteria and preferences.
  • Define project objectives.
  • Understand budget and timeline constraints.

    Planning and Design

    • Evaluate floor plans, occupancy, and heat loads.
    • Assess existing equipment, piping, and ductwork.
    • Determine the budget.

    Installation Work

    • Execute installations encompassing ductwork, electrical connections, refrigerant lines, controls, and project management.
    • Leverage our skilled technicians for diverse requirements, ensuring efficiency and minimal disruption.

    Monitoring and Maintenance

    • Implement ongoing maintenance and inspections for peak performance.
    • Identify potential issues proactively, maintaining optimal efficiency.


    Rather than navigating your next expansion in isolation, let Krauss Company be your guide.

     Our Design-Build approach substantially cuts down project timelines and expenses. Our integrated strategy facilitates quicker decision-making, earlier project commencement, and streamlined construction procedures.