Customer-Focused Leaders

HomePlace Structures, our strength is customer friendly leadership.



Carl Smucker
Founder of the HomePlace Collection & General Manager

Background: 12 years as a home builder, seven years as President of Auntie Anne’s Inc. (a national retailer with 450 stores), 12 years as founder of the HomePlace Collection.

Favorite Product: Keystone Garage


Rich Sauder
Director of Operations

Background: Father of three children, five years of carpentry experience, four years as Production Manager in medical equipment manufacturing, 13 years in senior management at an international franchisor; joined HomePlace as C.O.O. in 2006.

Favorite Product: Garden Chalet


At HomePlace Structures each employee is taught the values of personalized service, timely responses, and a cheerful attitude. From our Design Consultants, to the Shipping Team, every effort is made to ensure your experience is positive. From our Customer Service Team to our Accounting Department; we take great pride in delivering your superior outdoor structure, with professionalism and a smile.