269 Appleton, WI Home Builders

What’s the most important step in building a new home from the ground up? Many people would say it’s choosing the right builder. A home building project is a huge and multifaceted undertaking, so it’s important to find a Wisconsin builder you can trust to bring your vision to life and keep the process under control from start to finish. Although a construction job is never without surprises and unexpected challenges, a builder who’s a good fit for your project and personality will make these far easier to handle than a builder with whom you don’t see eye to eye. More 
Sheboygan, WI, US 53081
50 miles from Appleton
Artisan Craftsmanship. Inspired Design. For The Way You Live. Eastern Wisconsin Custom Home Builder specializing in design/build projects since 1976. First NAHB Licensed Green... Read More 
Green Bay, WI, US 54311
29 miles from Appleton
We are a General Contractor that specializes in all residential projects from new home construction to remodeling to home additions. Read More 
De Pere, WI, US 54115
21 miles from Appleton
Quality Custom Home Builder. Special attention to design and detail. Read More 
Neenah, WI, US 54956
7 miles from Appleton
PortSide is Northeastern Wisconsin's Custom Designer, Building and Remodeling professional who can assist you with all your construction needs. Remodeling is my area of expertise. Read More 
Luxemburg, WI, US 54217
40 miles from Appleton
Custom home, design build firm as well as remodeling contractor. Whether it's a new custom home, addition or remodeling project let us help create your dream. Our commitment to... Read More 
Kaukauna, WI, US 54130
8 miles from Appleton
Lloyd Vosters started in the home building industry in 1973 and learned the value of taking pride in one’s work and the importance of being a craftsman firsthand. In 1990 he... Read More 
Cypress Homes, Inc. (920) 734-2324
Appleton, WI, US 54914
Neenah, WI, US 54956
7 miles from Appleton
PortSide is Northeastern Wisconsin's Custom Designer, Building and Remodeling professional who can assist you with all your construction needs. New construction is my area of... Read More 
TCD Homes (920) 351-0010
DePere, WI, US 54115
21 miles from Appleton
Home Builder in the Green Bay/DePere area. Read More 
Modern Built Homes (920) 371-8473
Seymour, WI, US 54165
18 miles from Appleton
New home builder and designer. Read More 
New Holstein, WI, US 53061
28 miles from Appleton
Schneider & Schneider Construction, LLC is a leading building contractor located in New Holstein (Calumet County) for over 20 years. We specialize in building custom homes, home... Read More 
Brefco Builders (920) 619-6669
Pulaski, WI, US 54162
29 miles from Appleton
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Atkins Family Builders (920) 471-2482
Green Bay, WI, US 54313
26 miles from Appleton
Atkins Family Builders specializes in Family Friendly custom homes in the Green Bay, Appleton and Northeast Wisconsin areas. We are best known for our distinctive curb appeal,... Read More 
Classic Home by Kuba (920) 203-8600
Oshkosh, WI, US 54902
20 miles from Appleton
Classic Homes by Kuba is the leader among custom home builders in Oshkosh. We build new custom homes and spec homes in Appleton, Oshkosh, Winneconne, Omro and throughout Fox... Read More 
Little Chute, WI, US 54140
6 miles from Appleton
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What Does a Luxury Home Builder Do?


For builders who also act as developers, the job starts well before the first nail is driven. They perform Appleton, WI market research to determine whether the prospective homesites make sense in the Appleton, WI market, and survey the land on which the home will be built to make sure it is suitable for construction. They also obtain the necessary permits.

A good builder has skills that go far beyond construction — he or she must supervise subcontractors and artisans; keep tabs on Appleton, WI zoning regulations, building codes and other legalities; inspect work for problems along the way; and perform dozens of other roles that are essential in building a quality home. Here are some related professionals and vendors to complement the work of home builders: Interior Designers & Decorators, Landscape Architects & Landscape Designers, Architects & Designers, Kitchen & Bath Designers, Specialty Contractors.

Builders are responsible for ensuring that the home building project sticks as closely as possible to the specified timetable, particularly in the event of change orders. Custom home builders also need interpersonal skills to deal with clients of all types, soothe frazzled nerves, negotiate conflicts and resolve problems.

Questions to ask a prospective home builder:


  • How long have you been in the business?
  • How many projects like mine have you completed?
  • Who will be working on the project?
  • Are the workers employees or subcontractors?
  • Can you provide me with references?
  • May I see a current jobsite?
  • Can you give me the addresses of some homes you have built?
  • Are you and your employees licensed and insured?
  • What license(s) do you have?
  • What other training and affiliations do you have?
  • How do you charge, and what does that include?
  • Can you give me a written estimate?
  • What do your services include?
  • How will I be charged for parts and materials?
  • When can your job get done?
  • What is your policy for change orders?
  • What happens when the cost exceeds the budget? What about changes to materials or labor pricing?
  • What will I need to provide?
  • Are there any important considerations or concerns you foresee with this project?

Find custom home builders, luxury home builders and modular home builders on Houzz. Narrow your search in the Professionals section of the website to Appleton, WI new home builders. You can also look through Appleton, WI photos to find a home you like, then contact the builder who worked on it. You can find more home builders in Oshkosh, Neenah, Menasha, Kaukauna and Little Chute.
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