AEC Services

AEC endeavors to provide outstanding customer service and is committed to completing projects on time, within budget, and in a safe manner. We manage projects of all sizes from new buildings to additions, renovations, alterations and cosmetic improvements. Information regarding the process for delivery of major capital projects is available through the User’s Guide to Capital Projects. Our interior design services enhance the function and quality of the interior environment through space planning and finish selections including furniture, carpet and window coverings. Real estate activities including property acquisitions, management and leasing are provided by the university’s Real Estate Office.

Specialty Services
We also provide specialty services such as painting, alterations, signage, cabinetry, shelving, signs, furniture repair and upholstery and more. Click on the links below to learn more information about these services.

GLASS PRODUCTS, WHITEBOARDS, AND MIRRORS

The Glass Shop has extensive experience with window and door replacements. We furnish superior glazing products and professional installation. Our services include:

  • Skylight repairs
  • Mirrors
  • Custom-made decorative glass products
  • Whiteboards (standard and custom sizes and configurations)
  • Window and screen replacement
  • Entrance systems/doors and storm doors. Parts: lock hardware, pivots, hinges, etc.
  • Emergency repairs

Contact us at rwilding@umich.edu or 734.647.2056

SIGNS AND GRAPHICS

The Sign and Graphic Shop provides a wide range of services including signs, floor and wall graphics, window films, and promotional products. Most orders are custom designed to meet customer needs.

  • Computer generated cut vinyl lettering & graphics
  • Engraved and 2+ dimension signs (ADA compliant, room number signs, plaques, stencils & cutout letters)
  • Window films (privacy, decorative, graphics)
  • Wayfinding
  • Banners
  • Laser engraving
  • Pull-up display signs and bases

Contact us at  cs-signshop@umich.edu or 734.763.5234

CABINETRY, SHELVING AND OTHER MILLWORK

The Cabinet Shop is committed to providing the highest standard of workmanship and uses top quality materials. Professional paint technicians offer custom color matching of paints and stains, industrial finishes, and bronzing and patination of metals.

  • Cabinetry and tops (wood, laminate and solid surface)
  • Display cases and podiums
  • Shelving (plastic, plywood, chemical resistant, Trespa)
  • Moldings, doors, and frames
  • Custom projects (reception desks, paneling, office furniture, lockers, bookcases and kitchenettes)
  • Spray and stain finishing (standard and custom colors), and wood antiquing
  • Stripping and refinishing

Contact us at rwilding@umich.edu or 734.647.2056

FURNITURE REPAIR AND UPHOLSTERY

Recycle, revive–reupholster! The Upholstery Shop provides a variety of professional upholstery and furniture repair services. With competitive pricing, free estimates and consulting services, the Upholstery shop works with customers to develop solutions to difficult problems with expert craftsmanship.

  • Upholstery (office, lobby and conference rooms, patient rooms and waiting areas, lounges, dining areas, lecture halls, auditoriums)
  • Wood furniture repair and restoration
  • Sports and therapy equipment repair and reupholster
  • Auditorium seating repair and reupholster

Contact us at rwilding@umich.edu or 734.647.2056

UManage Facilities Services Program
Some specialty services such as painting and flooring are also available through the UManage Facilities Services program. The program provides additional vendor choices and management tools for direct procurement of these services. AEC does not manage or coordinate services procured through the UManage program. 

Need Assistance?
If you are unsure where to send your request or need additional information about the services we offer, please call 734.763.3020.