Our business model is built on integrity, relationships, and competence.
Outland's clarity and transparency while doing business sets us apart from other builders. Conducting our business in this manner allows us to develop trusting and lasting relationships with our clients. Outland offers a level of construction expertise and customer service that is seldom seen in the industry. Our measured success is based on our clients’ satisfaction and corresponding referrals; since we are a small company, you and your project receive the personal attention you deserve.
Outland prides itself on unparalleled client service and we commit ourselves to excellence in all of our projects. Our dedication to the customer and our craft involves effective communication, punctual delivery of deadlines, and cost efficient design and implementation.
Outland Construction is the result of a beautiful family business, long hours, hard work, and great relationships built with a team of trades that allow us to have the reputation that we have today.
We are blessed to be in Austin. We are blessed to be in construction. And we would be honored to meet with you to discuss your project.
MEET THE TEAM
Jessica graduated from Texas State University in 2005 with a B.S. in Psychology and a minor in Forensic Psychology.
Jessica grew up in a family of entrepreneurial contractors and developed a passion for the construction industry. She combined her college education with her construction skill sets landing a job with Covalence Coated Products selling waterproofing construction material across the state of Texas. She led sales meetings to over 100 companies including architects, manufacturers, lumber dealers, and brokers, creatively closing some of the largest builders in America.
After her corporate experience she joined forces with her father, Tom Luth, in 2008 at Outland Construction Co., Inc. and AAQ Consulting LLC. As a builder she’s been involved in new residential construction, remodels and commercial projects totaling over $30,000,000.00.
Her expertise is in the details and has a natural "get it done" attitude. As a construction defect consultant she has expanded her intimate knowledge of the intricate areas of the construction industry. This work included having inspected projects, documented inspections, reading depositions, developing findings reports and research for the many ways construction projects fail and end in lawsuits.
In order to further serve her construction clients, Jessica obtained her real estate license to help those who seek to buy the right lot in Austin to build on. She uses this knowledge to help her clients budget their projects and make sure they are not overspending on the construction of their home for the area.
Jessica is the President of Outland Construction Co., Inc. and AAQ Consulting LLC. She leads the company with guidance from God and lessons learned from experience.
“Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.” – Peter F. Drucker, author and educator
Alex studied Biological and Agricultural Engineering at Texas A&M University and Computer Programming at Austin Community College.
Alex is everyone's number one go to person. She is the office manager, project support specialist, AP/AR, IT, and protector of the company. She is the bulldog you want protecting you; not chasing you. She is loyal and true and excels at everything she sets her mind to. She manages the paperwork, superintendents, reports, and watches over the financials of the business and projects.
She is a team player and can wear many hats in the construction industry. She has experience in estimating, managing change orders, lien notices, insurance, contracts, stakeholder meetings and reports, team meetings, monitoring the construction schedule, purchases orders, equipment scheduling, pay applications, invoices, close out documents, and acts as the liaison between the client, subcontractors, suppliers and the Outland team.
She is proficient in Microsoft Office, Procore, AIA Contracts, iSqFt, and Plan Swift and many other industry applications.
She has been with Outland Construction Co., Inc. and AAQ Consulting LLC since 2013. She values continuing education is consistently expanding knowledge of the construction and business industries.
Tom graduated from the University of Nebraska in 1976 with a degree in Construction Management and a minor in Architecture. In 1979 Tom moved to Austin Texas where he built multiple businesses and raised his family.
Tom won numerous awards for constructing custom residences including “Best Home in the Unlimited Category” in Austin Texas.
Due to his expert knowledge of construction Tom was retained by a law firm to consult on a project that had construction related defects. As a result, he founded AAQ Consulting LLC in 2001.
Tom spent his life building and offering his services to project owners, contractors, attorneys and insurance companies in matters of construction standards and defects.
Tom and his associates in AAQ Consulting LLC have participated in well over 100 lawsuits as expert witnesses for trial work, report evaluations, assignments of responsibility, damage assessment opinions and preparing estimates for the cost of repairs.
Outland Construction Co., Inc. and AAQ Consulting LLC have been passed to his partners in business, Jessica and Alex Luth who will continue his legacy of expert building.