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Our Custom Home Building Process
Deciding to build a custom home is a big decision.
There are many stages in building a custom home, each stage consisting of many smaller ones, all of which require attention and a keen eye.
Your life is already busy enough.
Our full-service custom home building process allows you to relax while our experienced team handles all of the details that go into turning your home ideas into a reality.
Below, you will find a brief guided tour of the build process, from the day you purchase a lot to the day you move into your new home. The tour is divided into clearly marked sections, so please feel free to skip to the section that pertains to your needs
As always, feel free to contact us should you wish to discuss any of your custom home needs in additional detail.
Your custom home design process will start by uncovering the ideas and visions you have in your head. Our design partner will work through a discovery process to translate everything you envision into a working floor plan.
Using their team’s expertise, they begin moving, tweaking, shifting, and stretching your design as needed to accommodate all of your wants and needs.
Your new home design is not finalized until you are completely satisfied as our design partner will continue to work out any kinks or potential shortcomings until both inside and outside of your home design is exactly how you envisioned.
At the onset of your home’s construction, we will meet for an informal walk through.
These are intended so that you become familiar with the site, and to offer any suggestions throughout any portion of the multi-stage process.
Picklo Homes operates with a great sense of community and a firm dedication to the customer.
Our commitment to hard work, expert craftsmanship, and integrity dates back almost 40 years to the day we opened our doors, and is the firm foundation on which we’ve built a successful business.
As a customer of Picklo Homes, this means we will be around to stand behind our product.
Click here to download the details for the Express Home Warranty.
Picklo Homes works with many great partners in the necessary stage of financing acquisition.
Some of our company’s closest partners are:
Please don’t hesitate to call either of our financing partners with any questions about construction loans and permanent financing.
Custom Home Building Process FAQs
Partnering with both a design firm and a construction-focused custom home builder ensures a holistic approach to your project. The design firm specializes in creating aesthetically pleasing and functional designs, while the construction-focused builder brings expertise in implementing those designs with precision, quality, and adherence to local building codes, schedules, and project management. This collaborative approach ensures that your custom home not only looks great but is also built to last.
Partnering with separate experts offers distinct benefits. It allows you to choose specialized professionals who excel in their respective fields. Design firms focus on creative and aesthetic aspects, ensuring your vision is fully realized, while construction-focused builders specialize in the technical aspects of building, such as structural integrity and quality control. This collaboration leverages the strengths of both parties, resulting in a custom home that excels in both design and construction quality.
Collaboration between a design firm and a construction-focused builder can help manage your project budget effectively. Design firms work to create a design that aligns with your budget from the outset, reducing the likelihood of costly design changes during construction. Construction-focused builders can provide valuable input during the design phase to ensure that the design choices are cost-effective to implement. This proactive approach helps control costs and minimizes surprises during construction.
Yes, you can certainly use your own design or architect when working with a construction-focused custom home builder. Builders with a construction focus are skilled at collaborating with various design professionals and architects. They can work closely with your chosen design team to ensure that your vision is brought to life efficiently and to the highest construction standards. Their expertise in construction and project management can enhance the coordination between the design and construction phases, resulting in a smoother and more successful project.