1,717 South Whittier, CA 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 South Whittier, CA home builder who’s a good fit for your specific project will make these far easier to handle. More 
Newport Beach, CA, 92663
25 miles from South Whittier
The greater Newport Beach area’s premier homebuilder & developer, we specialize in the new construction of high end luxury homes. Our hyper local focus allows us to offer an... Read More
Newport Beach, CA, 92660
25 miles from South Whittier
At Christiano Homes we are committed to building excellent quality custom homes and remodels. Our priorities are quality construction, attention to detail, building your home... Read More
Irvine, CA, 92618
27 miles from South Whittier
Grady-O-Grady Construction & Development is a full service, luxury & certified green sustainable custom home builder based in Orange County, CA. For over twenty-seven years we... Read More
Pasadena, CA
15 miles from South Whittier
HartmanBaldwin Design/Build is a fully integrated Architecture, Construction and Interior Design company specializing in high-end remodels, additions, historic restorations and... Read More
Encino, CA, 91316
31 miles from South Whittier
Boswell Construction is a full service general contracting company who is dedicated to developing partnerships with our clients through the identification of each client’s... Read More
Fullerton, CA, 92832
10 miles from South Whittier
VISIT OUR SHOWROOM: 614 .S. EUCLID ST, FULLERTON CA 92832 Horizon Construction & Remodeling provides a vast range of services for all of your construction and renovations needs.... Read More
J. Kramer Corp. (949) 466-1533
Laguna Beach, CA, 92651
33 miles from South Whittier
J. Kramer Corp. construction has been in business since 1990 and offers precise custom home building and remodeling in South Orange County specializing in modern, contemporary,... Read More
Root Construction (888) 963-7668
Van Nuys, CA, 91406
31 miles from South Whittier
Root is a dynamic family-owned and operated Green Design-Build company with over 15 years experience in the construction industry. We specialize in modern design, new... Read More
Los Angeles, CA
14 miles from South Whittier
We are a custom home builder and designer known as Cambridge Homes. We have more than 69 years of professional experience in the building industry. Quality of design,... Read More
Mola Builders Inc (714) 924-3137
Huntington Beach, CA, 92618
27 miles from South Whittier
I have been serving the construction and development industry for over 20 years. Since 1985 working for the family business I contributed to many landmark developments through out... Read More
ACMIP (818) 519-5580
Huntington Beach, CA, 92649
17 miles from South Whittier
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Corona Del Mar, CA, 92625
27 miles from South Whittier
Established by Tony Talisse in 1987, Talisse Construction, INC and (DKB) custom home showroom have quickly become one of the leading remodel and new construction contractors... Read More
Pacific Palisades, CA, 90272
30 miles from South Whittier
Steven Stilwell has been building custom homes in the greater Los Angeles area since 1987. With over 20 years of industry leading, top-tier building experience and an outstanding... Read More
Santa Monica, CA, 90403
27 miles from South Whittier
Welcome, My name is Mike Ross, owner of Green Build Design LA. We are a Design/Build firm providing Architectural and Interior Design Services for all of our new construction... Read More
West Hills, CA, 91307
38 miles from South Whittier
We are a Full Service General Contractor, Custom Home Builder, Design Build Contractor and have been offering our clients a wide range of assistance from concept design &... 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 South Whittier, CA market research to determine whether the prospective homesites make sense in the South Whittier, CA 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 South Whittier, CA 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 South Whittier, CA new home builders. You can also look through South Whittier, CA photos to find a house you like, then contact the builder who worked on it. You can find more home builders in Los Angeles, Long Beach, Anaheim, Santa Ana and North Glendale.
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