About Us

About Us

Constructing Projects While Building Relationships


Ingrain Construction was founded in 2012 by Tom Grab, a master carpenter by schooling and trade.

Tom’s vision was to provide clients with the best construction management team while also providing a highly specialized carpentry workforce.

In 2016, JP and Tom teamed up to build Ingrain into what it is today, building off of a strong foundation and utilizing JP’s industry knowledge and Tom’s technical expertise.

JP and Tom have a shared vision that, in an increasingly congested industry, Ingrain will stand out from its competitors through excellent client service and efficient project management.


Providing clients with the highest quality service throughout the construction process. Each client is our partner; Ingrain is committed to success, working alongside our clients to carefully plan and budget for, as well as coordinate and execute on projects from inception to completion.

Fearless Leaders

JP Bachman - President/CEO/Principal


JP’s construction career began over 20 years ago, originally working as a stone mason after graduating from high school. After serving in the U.S. Air Force, JP received his bachelor’s degree in Engineering. He worked for several years as a manufacturing engineer at Pratt & Whitney but found himself drawn back to construction when he and his wife relocated to the Philadelphia area where he worked for a large commercial construction firm. JP has worked on projects ranging from small to large jobs and across all industries, including education, hospitality and healthcare. JP is passionate about client service and getting projects done right without client aggravation. JP is responsible for ensuring Ingrain is performing in accordance with its Mission/Values on all projects regardless of size.

Tom Grab - General Superintendent/Principal

At a very young age, Tom new he would one day become a craftsman. He graduated from Thaddeus Steven College with a degree and carpentry spent multiple years mastering his craft. Tom has extensive knowledge in both residential and commercial building construction and is passionate about ensuring that every detail is perfectly planned an executed on all jobs small or large.

DBE (Veteran-Owned Business):

As a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) we make every effort to include MBE/WBE/DBE suppliers and subcontractors in our bid solicitation process.

Please select our ‘Contact’ tab if you are MBE/WBE/DBE affiliated and are interested in bidding our work.


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