292 Plaquemine, LA 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 Plaquemine, LA home builder who’s a good fit for your specific project will make these far easier to handle. More 
Bardwell Homes (225) 924-4058
Baton Rouge, LA, 70809
13 miles from Plaquemine
Custom home builder in the Baton Rouge, LA area Read More
Lafayette, LA, 70503
50 miles from Plaquemine
LaFosse Construction is a residential and commercial general contractor, fully licensed and insured - a premier builder of high quality, custom homes. Building exclusively in... Read More
Hearn Homes, LLC (225) 445-1153
Baton Rouge, LA, 70810
10 miles from Plaquemine
With over 37 years of active involvement in all aspects of the construction industry we are highly experienced with all aspects of the custom home building process. Whether you... Read More
Houma, LA, 70364
50 miles from Plaquemine
We are a small local builder that averages around 22-25 turn key homes per year. I currently have around 19 employees in construction which eliminate the need to sub contract... Read More
Zachary, LA, 70791
27 miles from Plaquemine
Edward Carroll Construction, LLC is a family owned residential construction company serving the Greater Baton Rouge area and surrounding parishes since 1992. The company was... Read More
CJS CUSTOM BUILDERS (337) 316-1571
LAFAYETTE, LA, 70508
48 miles from Plaquemine
RESIDENTIAL BUILDING CONTRACTOR Read More
Telich Custom Homes (225) 610-4212
Baton Rouge, LA, 70884
19 miles from Plaquemine
Mike Telich is a well seasoned master finish carpenter turned home builder. Between Mike’s careful eye for detail, his hands on approach to building custom homes, and... Read More
St Gabriel, LA, 70776
10 miles from Plaquemine
Ryan Dicharry Construction is a licensed Residential and Commercial Contractor. We specialize in residential development, light commercial projects and custom homes. We offer:... Read More
Baton Rouge, LA, 70810
10 miles from Plaquemine
New construction Remodel Outdoor Kitchen Fencing Read More
Colby Constructors (225) 802-8382
Baton Rouge, LA, 70810
10 miles from Plaquemine
My commitment to your project will be unrivaled by anyone else – and that’s because I promise to be on your job everyday – working with my team to build your dream home. As the... Read More
Traditions (225) 769-3801
Baton Rouge, LA, 70808
10 miles from Plaquemine
Residential, Remodeling and Commercial Construction Read More
J. Rivet Construction (225) 806-9151
Baton Rouge, LA, 70808
10 miles from Plaquemine
J. Rivet Construction was launched when Josh Rivet, owner, realized a need for a quality, experienced custom homebuilder/renovator in Baton Rouge. With over 10 years of... Read More
Baton Rouge, LA, 70810
10 miles from Plaquemine
Distinctive Homes by Watson was founded in February 2003 by Tyler Watson. In over ten years of being in the home building business, Tyler has built in excess of 150 speculative as... Read More
Geismar, LA, 70734
16 miles from Plaquemine
Corbin Ladner Custom Homes is a custom home building company that prides itself on the smallest details and the highest quality construction. Building now for almost 10 years,... Read More
Daphne Custom Homes (225) 291-0017
Baton Rouge, LA, 70816
16 miles from Plaquemine
At Daphne Custom Homes, we build more than homes. We build masterpieces. With a passion for unique design and unparalleled quality, our team creates distinctive luxury homes that... Read More
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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 Plaquemine, LA market research to determine whether the prospective homesites make sense in the Plaquemine, LA 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 Plaquemine, LA 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.

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?

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