“If you think an expert is expensive, just wait ‘til you hire an amateur.”

Crane Builders has been building and renovating homes on the Mississippi Gulf Coast since 1994.

We have an annual volume of $4.2 million with over 78% of business from repeat clients.
Crane Builders delivers exceptional quality and value in every project – custom new homes, additions, renovations, and restorations.

From repairing your back door lock to building a gazebo to helping create your dream home – we do it all!

  • Founded Crane Builders, Inc. in New Orleans in 1980
  • Expanded to MS coast in 1994
  • Founded Crane Builders, LLC on the Mississippi Gulf Coast in 2008

Jackye Crane Hansen – President

  • BS in Construction Management from LSU
  • Joined Crane Builders in 2010
  • Member of NAHB

Chris Hansen – Project Manager

  • BS in Business from Coastal Carolina University
  • In construction since 1997
  • Founded Hansen Custom Painting, LLC in 2001
  • Joined Crane Builders in 2014

Angela Toney – Project Manager | Office Manager

  • In construction since 2014
  • Joined Crane Builders in 2018
  • Member of NAHB

Licensed as a Building Contractor in MS and LA.
Holds local licenses in: Waveland, Bay St. Louis, Pass Christian, Hancock and Harrison Counties.