1,214 Wauconda, IL 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 Wauconda, IL home builder who’s a good fit for your specific project will make these far easier to handle. More 
Craig Ross (630) 253-5177
Hinsdale, IL, 60521
34 miles from Wauconda
Ross Builders is an award winning third generation of family builders providing luxury custom built homes in Chicago's Western Suburbs. We specialize in single family homes built... Read More
Lake Barrington, IL, 60010
7 miles from Wauconda
Established in 2003 by the principal Neil Hardin, Hardin Builders Inc. has set the standard for residential home building and design in Chicago, North Shore, Barrington,... Read More
PEA Builders (262) 506-9616
Muskego, WI, 53150
45 miles from Wauconda
PEA Builders is a builder of "High performance" and "Passive Solar" homes. Our focus is on "Green" building starting with structure first and incorporating a "Not So Big House" ... Read More
Naperville, IL, 60564
39 miles from Wauconda
We are a family owned and operated business that specializes in building residences to meet your family’s needs by delivering a house that you can call home. Our company has been... Read More
Chicago, IL, 60647
33 miles from Wauconda
LG Construction + Development, headquartered in Chicago, has three distinct, yet complimentary work streams that help us become a one-stop shop for Chicago’s best real estate... Read More
Battaglia Homes (630) 669-4280
Hinsdale, IL, 60521
34 miles from Wauconda
Battaglia Homes is an award-winning luxury custom home builder in Hinsdale and the surrounding western suburbs of Chicago. Known for crafting beautifully appointed residences with... Read More
Northbrook, IL, 60062
18 miles from Wauconda
Since 1990, the principals of Coda Design + Build have been providing the Chicago Metropolitan area unprecedented residential real estate consultation, design services,... Read More
Lake Bluff, IL, 60045
15 miles from Wauconda
Experts in creative residential design, unique architecture, and sensible general contracting, serving you from your project's concept to its completion. Every homebuilder and... Read More
Hinsdale, IL, 60521
34 miles from Wauconda
Established in 2012, Tartan Builders, Inc. (TBI) is a leader in residential and commercial construction in and around the Chicago Western Suburbs. The Hinsdale-based business... Read More
Wauconda, IL, 60084
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Kildeer, IL, 60047
5 miles from Wauconda
We know that building a custom home can be one of the most rewarding experiences and sometimes the most frustrating too. Our goal at Heartstone Custom Builders is to make that... Read More
Naperville, IL, 60567
30 miles from Wauconda
Our approach to homebuilding stresses constant communication and teamwork between client and builder from concept to completion. Our team of professionals ensures your experience... Read More
Bart Homes, Inc. (815) 439-5660
Plainfield, IL, 60544
46 miles from Wauconda
Bart Homes is a custom and semi-custom new home builder in the Chicagoland area. We offer an array of home designs from 2,000 to 4,300+ square feet. Most of our designs are... Read More
Sycamore, IL, 60115
41 miles from Wauconda
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Palatine, IL, 60067
12 miles from Wauconda
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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 Wauconda, IL market research to determine whether the prospective homesites make sense in the Wauconda, IL 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 Wauconda, IL 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 Wauconda, IL new home builders. You can also look through Wauconda, IL photos to find a house you like, then contact the builder who worked on it. You can find more home builders in Elgin, Waukegan, Arlington Heights, Schaumburg and Palatine.
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