DBH brings design and build together to create an efficient all-encompassing home building, restoration, and renovation process— a process that’s easier on the homeowner.
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HOW IT WORKS
Our team both lives and works in the East end.
Bill Milia moved to East Hampton in 1986. He worked with a Japanese master carpenter for 6 years, and became a member of the East Hampton Chamber of Commerce. In 1996, Bill became incorporated under W.T. Milia, Inc. and teamed up with Ickovic & Bliss to provide both a contractor and designers to their clients. In 2019, they reorganized to become Design Build Hamptons and include Bill’s son, Chris.
Tom Ickovic has been in the construction business for over 40 years, designing and building both residential and commercial projects with Annie Bliss, under the name Ickovic & Bliss, Inc. Their work has been featured in Architectural Digest, Better Homes and Gardens, County Living, House & Garden and Casa Brazil. Notable projects include the restoration of historic Pier A at Battery Park, Manhattan, and the development of Wings Point East Hampton & Lake Champlain. Their design style is focused on open floor plans and natural lighting.
Chris Milia graduated with his Master’s in Architecture in 2019, and joined the Design Build Hamptons team. Chris has experience in lighting and electrical work, landscaping and landscape design. He has 3 years of carpentry experience, as well as 2 years at a local architecture firm.