1150 Stewart Street, York, PA 17408
Phone: 717.793.8500

About Us

Why chose embee & son, inc.? From a kitchen remodeling project, a bath remodeling project, new flooring, updated cabinetry, and home fashions… we can help you from start to finish! As a family owned business serving York, PA and South Central, PA, embee & son, inc. has created a talented design and installation team to assist customers in the creation of their dream space. We offer it all at one location, saving you time and money. With over 30 years in the building and construction industry, we have the knowledge and know-how to make your dreams become reality.


Mike Barshinger, Co-Owner of embee & son

Michael Barshinger

With over 35+ years in the construction and remodeling industry, Mike as co-owner, brings his extensive knowledge of the business and a commitment to providing the best products and service. Customer vision becomes customer reality as Mike provides an inventory of current industry products and styles to choose from and then takes an active role in supervision of each project.

Mike is also the owner of Michael Barshinger Builder/Developer, Inc. and it’s four subdivisions; construction, septic system installation, excavation, and heating, cooling, and plumbing.

Relaxing with his wife Deb and their family, motor sports and hunting are enjoyed in his spare time.

Jason Barshinger

Jason worked for his father, Michael Barshinger, in the building and remodeling industry ever since he was old enough to wear a nail bag. After graduating from West Chester University, Jason joined his father’s business working in construction and eventually finding a role in transforming old school business practices to modern efficiency. Now as co-owner of embee and son, inc., Jason takes an active role in helping customers make final product decisions. While exceeding customer needs is Jason’s passion, managing the store and employees is also his responsibility.

Jason enjoys spending time with his wife Whitney and their growing young family, friends, golfing, hunting and motor sports.

Patrick Helf, embee & son Flooring & Tile Designer

Patrick Helf

Patrick has 41 years of experience in all aspects of floor covering. His knowledge, attention to detail and never ending humor, make his commitment to an enjoyable remodeling process for his clients, a reality. While he is a flooring expert, he also designs ceramic tile showers and kitchen backsplashes.

Pat and his lovely wife Joyce, have been married for 39 years and are the proud parents of two grown children and even prouder grandparents of a 7 year old grandson.

In his spare time, he might be found touring museums, metal detecting or making wooden children’s toys.

Vicki Collazo, embee & son Kitchen & Bath Designer

Vicki Collazo

Vicki has over 30 years of experience in Interior Design and Decorating. She enjoys working with her clients to build relationships and to provide guidance throughout the process. As the owner of an interior design company, she has participated in several designer showhouses and has decorated award-winning homes in York County’s Parade of Homes.

Vicki has 2 grown sons and is a newlywed. She enjoys sports, target shooting, cooking, woodworking, and remodeling homes. In her spare time, Vicki and her husband enjoy leisurely rides on the Harley.