120 Melfa, VA Home Builders

What’s the most important step in building a new house from the ground up? Many people would say it’s choosing the right home builder. Constructing a new house is a huge and multifaceted undertaking, so it’s important to find custom home builders you can trust to bring your vision to life, as well as keep the process under control from start to finish. Although a construction job is never without surprises and challenges, a Melfa, VA home builder who’s a good fit for your specific project will make these far easier to handle. More 
Yorktown, VA, 23692
50 miles from Melfa
Edgerton Contracting, Inc. is a class "A" licensed building contractor based in Yorktown, VA. President, Ricky Edgerton has been in business for 16 years. Ricky's style is very... Read More
Daryl & Co (757) 838-0702
Hampton, VA, 23666
50 miles from Melfa
Daryl Moody, President of Daryl & Company, brings over 30 years of construction skill and experience to the building of your custom home, creating a perfect union of artistry,... Read More
New Church, VA, 23415
25 miles from Melfa
Gateway Builders is a premier custom home builder on the eastern Shore of Virginia and Maryland. With a passion for quality, custom made amenities, attention to safety and current... Read More
Southern Starters (804) 642-9086
Hayes, VA, 23072
48 miles from Melfa
Southern Starters has been proudly serving the Gloucester , King & Queen, Mathews, Middlesex, New Kent, York, James City and Williamsburg areas of Coastal Virginia for 9 years. ... Read More
VA, 22482
36 miles from Melfa
Bragg & Company Construction, Inc. began custom home building on the Chesapeake Bay in 1975 and in the greater Charleston, SC area in the late 1990's. Our focus is on superior... Read More
Neal D. Fridenstine Inc. (804) 435-6680
Kilmarnock, VA, 22482
36 miles from Melfa
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Towne Craft Builders, LLC (301) 737-5400
California, MD, 20619
50 miles from Melfa
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Norfolk, VA, 23503
50 miles from Melfa
We have been building and remodeling homes for over 20 years in the Tidewater, Virginia area. We are a member of the Norfolk Redevelopment Builders Guild and a member of the East... Read More
Berlin, MD, 21811
50 miles from Melfa
Custom home and Townhome builder in the River Run Community, Berlin, MD Read More
Virginia Enterprises Inc (757) 873-3646
Newport News, VA, 23606
50 miles from Melfa
You want the best home for your family and we will build the best home for your family. VEI Homes has been building affordable homes in the Hampton Roads area since 1986. Founded... Read More
Norfolk, VA, 23503
50 miles from Melfa
"Building Quality For Less" is the philosophy behind every home building project completed by Nicholas & Co. --- a philosophy that has followed Tidewater native, Nicholas... Read More
Carrollton, VA, 23314
50 miles from Melfa
Tidewater Custom Modular Homes was founded in 2003 to construct the highest quality single family and multi-family homes, townhouses and apartments with the intent to create dream... Read More
Onancock, VA, 23417
5 miles from Melfa
Spangler Construction Inc (757) 787-8833
Onancock, VA, 23417
5 miles from Melfa
Coastal Homes By Beracah (757) 787-2261
Onancock, VA, 23417
5 miles from Melfa
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What do new home builders do?


For builders who also act as developers, the job starts well before the first nail is driven. They perform Melfa, VA market research to determine whether the prospective homesites make sense in the Melfa, VA market, as well as survey the land on which the house 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 Melfa, VA 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 house. Here are some related professionals and vendors to complement the work of home builders: Interior Designers & Decorators, Landscape Architects & Landscape Designers, Architects & Building 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 and luxury 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 custom 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 houses 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 and luxury home builders on Houzz. Narrow your search in the Professionals section of the website to Melfa, VA new home builders. You can also look through Melfa, VA photos to find a house you like, then contact the builder who worked on it. You can find more home builders in Pastoria, Metompkin, Boston, Gargatha and Chase Crossing.
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