Category Archives: Home Renovation Guide

Things to Consider When Choosing A New Home Builder

Choosing a new home builder is contracting a company to build you a home. You want to choose someone who you can trust and have a good track record so you can have peace of mind. There are many associations that have a list of good standing builders, you can also ask around or check our online forums that people talk about their building experience with specific builders. The truth is, every builder will have positive and negative feedback, you will have to make the choice of which builder fits your needs the best and have trust in to take care of you when the problem arises.

Production Builder & Custom Builder

A production builder is one who builds a large volume of homes yearly and thus they typically do not allow too many custom changes to their floor plans and design ideas. However, the prices are usually better because they are able to purchase the building materials in bulk. Also, they sometimes may have spec homes that they have started which may work to your advantage if you want to move in sooner or you just want everything to be picked out for you.

A custom builder, on the … Continue Reading