Building Your Custom Dream Home
When you know that you want to build a custom home, the process will get started by meeting with us at Lingenfelter Custom Homes to go over the details of what you want out of your dream house. You can find answers to common questions in our Frequently Asked Questions. Below, we have included the steps that you can expect moving forward:
- Step 1 | Custom Home Site Selection
If you own land already, we may suggest that the initial meeting takes place at the site where your new home will be. We can help you at Lingenfelter Custom Homes if you are still searching for jus the right lot to build on. Due to the tremendous relationships that we have with area realtors, it should not be an issue finding the right piece of land. Lingenfelter Custom Homes also has several lots that you can choose from in prime locations.Picking out your home site for your new dream home build will be one of the major decisions to be made during the home building process. Each piece of land is different from the next, meaning that it will impact the elevation and floor plan for your new construction. Whether you are still looking for land or you currently own property, you can rest assured we will do what it takes to both enhance and protect the natural beauty of the space.
- Step 2 | Custom House Design
Do you already have a set of home plans? If so, we will be happy to review them using a builders’ perspective. If you have yet to design your dream house, we will work alongside your choice in an architect to put together a wonderfully unique floor plan taking your needs, wants and your lifestyle into consideration. Every home that we build is unique, and working with your architect will help us to turn the magazine clippings, dreams and sketches into reality. After your new home plans are final, Lingenfelter Custom Homes will then give you a detailed estimate and a contract for your dream home construction. We also have good relationships with reputable mortgage brokers and lenders in the area if you happen to need financing.
- Step 3 | Custom Build Finish Out
Once you have your house plans, you can begin selecting your interior and exterior finishes for the home. You have the choice of working with our in-house design staff or choosing your designer. Our team members are experts in the design field and have experience with the selection of plumbing and electrical fixtures, cabinetry, appliances, flooring, paint, hardware, and trim. We have the ability to help you to design the home that truly reflects your personality. Now is the time to clip pictures from favorite design magazines so that you can bring all of your dreams into fruition.What sets us apart from the other homebuilders is that we have the ability to offer a high level of customization that will only be limited by your imagination and your set budget. Our designers know to look for one of a kind lighting, stained glass, antiques, ironwork, corbels and columns and any other features that will make your home truly shine. You have the ability to go with modern and contemporary styling, bringing in a mixture of old and new and breathing life into reclaimed items for a unique home build. Lingenfelter Custom Homes cares about the environment, so we always work environmentally friendly elements in when we can. Additionally, our project managers are all experts when it comes to selecting green building materials.
- Step 4 | Custom Home Build
When your new home construction begins, one of our project managers will be there to work closely with you. Being on the home site every day and supervising both the construction and the execution of your building design is important to us, so all of our project managers are there every step of the way. The best part of the job is getting to know each of our customers and seeing their excitement growing while the home is taking shape. Your project manager from Lingenfelter Custom Homes will involve you regarding each step of the process to ensure a wonderful experience.
- Step 5 | Custom Home Completion
We will schedule a homeowner orientation when your custom home is finished. This is the time where our team will highlight all of the features for you, walk you through maintenance and care, and then answer whatever questions are on your mind. At this time, you will also be given a copy of the Lingenfelter Custom Homeowner’s Manual and the Bonded Builders Warranty. The Lingenfelter Custom Home that was built just for you was created while adhering to the exact specifications and exceeds all industry standards so that the construction will stand the test of time. It is crucial that we earn your referral, so we are committed to giving you unbeatable customer care throughout the entire process of building your Lingenfelter Custom Home.
When deciding to build your custom home, one of the first steps in the process is to choose your location and lot. If you don’t already have land in mind, you may pick a lot in one of our developments. We currently have four communities with available lots to choose from.
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