Calgary 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 in Calgary 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 Calgary home builder who’s a good fit for your specific project will make these far easier to handle. More
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Shane Homes is a new home builder established in 1979 and building single family homes in Calgary, Alberta,... Read More
  • Click to Call(403) 536-2200
  • Calgary, Alberta, T2E 8V3, Canada, 66 projects in Calgary Metro
Calgary's Trusted Home Builder | Best of Houzz 2017
Our roots are in building from the ground up, but we also know houses from the inside out. Our knowledge not only...
  • Click to Call(403) 452-3989
  • 28 projects in the Calgary Metro area
Let us create an exceptional home building or renovation experience for you and your family. Our roots are in... Read More
  • Click to Call(403) 452-3989
  • Calgary, Alberta, T2T 2M4, Canada, 28 projects in Calgary Metro
Calgary's Highly Reputable Home Building Firm I Best of Houzz 2017
Madison Builders Inc. provides a transparent process to the client, which brings a significant cost savings when...
  • Click to Call(587) 333-3360
  • 8 projects in the Calgary Metro area
Excel is proud to be a leading Calgary home builder. Since we opened our doors in 1988, we have consistently been... Read More
  • Click to Call(403) 253-1433
  • Calgary, Alberta, T2N 1M5, Canada, 21 projects in Calgary Metro
Calgary's Premier Full Scope Home Builder
At Greystone, we specialize in full home renovations as well as new custom home construction. We look forward to...
  • Click to Call(587) 324-2232
  • 8 projects in the Calgary Metro area
Sunset Homes Ltd. is a Calgary Custom Inner City Infill Home Builder. We are committed to providing the... Read More
  • Click to Call(403) 607-6166
  • Calgary, Alberta, T2T 1Z6, Canada, 15 projects in Calgary Metro
Kensington's Stunning Custom Homes & Renovations | 3x Best of Houzz!
At Malbec Homes & Renovations, we specialize in custom homes & luxury renovations. We’re passionate about the...
  • Click to Call(587) 324-2404
  • 9 projects in the Calgary Metro area
Rusch Projects is a custom home builder and renovator. We encourage and value an active engagement with home... Read More
  • Click to Call(403) 457-2950
  • Calgary, Alberta, T2W4G2, Canada, 15 projects in Calgary Metro
Calgary's Top Quality Custom Home Builder
Lukus Developments provides custom residential homes. It is one of the most accredited builders in the city of...
  • Click to Call(587) 324-2367
  • 13 projects in the Calgary Metro area
Siena Signature Builders provides custom home building and renovation services throughout the Calgary area. Owner... Read More
  • Click to Call(587) 333-3306
  • Calgary, Alberta, T1Y 7G2, Canada, 14 projects in Calgary Metro
Custom Home Construction & Design Calgary Area - Best of Houzz 2018
Our unique turnkey approach integrates design, construction and real estate into a single, seamless process...
  • Click to Call(587) 324-2340
  • 20 projects in the Calgary Metro area
Shamrock Mountain Building is a Residential construction company based out of the Calgary area. We offer a large... Read More
  • Click to Call(587) 400-0644
  • Calgary, Alberta, T3C 0Y2, Canada, 10 projects in Calgary Metro
Calgary's Dedicated Home Builders
Conroy Custom Homes is built on the principle that the homeowner comes first. We strive to make home building and...
  • Click to Call(587) 602-0495
  • 8 projects in the Calgary Metro area
Calgary's Regenerative Building and Design Firm
We specialize in building & remodeling healthy & environmentally friendly spaces. We offer custom building,...
District Homes is one of the leading Calgary home builders and general contractors. We are dedicated to the... Read More
  • Click to Call(587) 324-2382
  • Calgary, Alberta, t2s1s3, Canada, 11 projects in Calgary Metro
Calgary's Luxury Home Builders
District Homes is one of the leading Calgary home builders and general contractors. We are dedicated to the...
  • Click to Call(587) 324-2382
  • 11 projects in the Calgary Metro area
Calgary's Distinguished General Contracting & Custom Building Firm
Timber Wolff Designs Inc. is a government licensed general contracting company, established in Calgary with over...
  • Click to Call(403) 771-2725
  • 14 projects in the Calgary Metro area
Since inception, Van Manna Homes has been building timeless, luxury estate homes, inner city properties and... Read More
  • Click to Call(403) 383-3109
  • Calgary, Alberta, T2M1J8, Canada, 10 projects in Calgary Metro
Calgary's Trusted Home Renovating Experts Best of Houzz Winner-2018
Envision Custom Renovations is based in Calgary. We are a qualified team of professionals that deliver quality...
  • Click to Call(403) 473-7499
  • 21 projects in the Calgary Metro area
Calgary's Top Custom Design and Construction Firm, Best of Houzz 17-18
Siena Signature Builders provides custom home building and renovation services throughout the Calgary area. Owner...
  • Click to Call(587) 333-3306
  • 14 projects in the Calgary Metro area
Operating as a small volume customer builder since 1989. We, eat sleep and breath sustainable and durable... Read More
  • Click to Call(403) 337-2290
  • Carstairs, Alberta, t0m 0n0, Canada, 15 projects in Calgary Metro
Calgary Luxury Custom Home Builder Best of Houzz for Design & Service
Rockwood Custom Homes’ ultimate goal is to ensure a unique, luxury custom home for each client from start to...
  • Click to Call(587) 323-4176
  • 14 projects in the Calgary Metro area
We have a passion for how things are assembled; the process of putting it all together – The Rawlyk Way. What... Read More
  • Click to Call(403) 228-5115
  • Calgary, Alberta, T2H2M4, Canada, 12 projects in Calgary Metro
Calgary's Leading Concierge Home Builder & Remodeling Firm
At GrandScape Homes we design and build your home with the utmost attention to quality, design and value. We...
  • Click to Call(587) 323-4317
  • 4 projects in the Calgary Metro area
Treehouse Developments is a fully integrated boutique Custom Home Builder. We plan and execute every aspect of... Read More
  • Click to Call(403) 874-7723
  • Calgary, Alberta, T2T 2V4, Canada, 8 projects in Calgary Metro
Calgary's High-End Custom Home Builders | Best of Houzz 2017
At SkiHome we care. We care about you, quality, design, time, expense, and the environment. You are the ultimate...
Maillot Homes has been building custom homes in Calgary estate and inner city communities for over 60 years. We... Read More
  • Click to Call(403) 292-0610
  • Calgary, Alberta, T3Z 2A7, Canada, 6 projects in Calgary Metro
Calgary's Comprehensive Full Home Remodeling Firm & Home Builder
We are a growing company from Golden, BC that operates primarily in the Calgary area. We offer a large range of...
  • Click to Call(587) 400-0644
  • 10 projects in the Calgary Metro area
At Mikiki Developments, we have been following the same philosophy for years: do it properly. Unlike most home... Read More
  • Click to Call(403) 200-1578
  • CALGARY, Alberta, Canada, 6 projects in Calgary Metro
Calgary's Leading Luxury Home Builder
We specialize in building high-end, full custom homes and acreages that are as unique as the individuals who call...
Rockwood Custom Homes’ ultimate goal is to ensure a unique, luxury custom home for each client from start to... Read More
  • Click to Call(587) 323-4176
  • Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 14 projects in Calgary Metro
Calgary's Established Design-Build Firm | 2x Best of Houzz Design!
Laratta Homes has been translating our clients’ dreams into artful homes as exquisitely functional as they are...
  • Click to Call(587) 318-0192
  • 13 projects in the Calgary Metro area
Featured Reviews for Home Builders in Calgary
Shane Homes Ltd.
Home Builders in Calgary
"Shane is my current builder of a creations home of essence. As a current Shane home owner I am impressed not only with there designs, along with the quality they put in their craftsmanship of the products they create. For that alone I have chosen to build with them."
- dlthomson
William Blake Homes
Home Builders in Calgary
"Dave and his crew replaced some of our siding with raised hardy panel with a metal reveal. Looks fantastic and they did a great job. They also built a very large arbour over our concrete decks and a built in bench seating and table. Again the guys did a great job. Dave and his trades are very professional and I would highly recommend them. They will be back this spring to continue some work."
- vjlalonde
Excel Homes
Home Builders in Calgary
"- They are professional and followed up on us with regards to house warranty appointment. - They are ready to assist whenever we contacted them via phone or email for all our concerns."
- eneri_5658
Sunset Homes Ltd.
Home Builders in Calgary
"I provided architectural design services for Sunset Homes for an inner city semi-detached dwelling. The team at Sunset Homes made working with their client smooth and easy."
- casalgroup
Rusch Projects
Home Builders in Calgary
"We have worked with Rusch Projects on many different projects over the years. They have always been professional, organized and meticulous. They take great pride in their work and will do what it takes to make their clients happy. Highly recommend as a custom home builder in Calgary!"
- Sculptural Design Cast Concrete
Siena Signature Builders Inc.
Home Builders in Calgary
"We moved into our home in June 2013 and are extremely happy with the outcome. The quality of products and workmanship are top notch and their attention to detail is impressive. They build with passion and integrity, which is not only reflected in the aesthetics of our home but also in features behind the walls. In certain instances they exceeded building code requirements. Siena Signature Builders made the design process easy. They were patient and flexible, allowing us to add our own design touches and they ensured we were educated along the way. Siena included features that make our home functional yet unique so that it stands out from others. They provide excellent customer service, are more than willing to answer our questions and provide timely follow up. We love our home and will continue to recommend Siena Signature Builders!"
- cayesq
Shamrock Mountain Building Ltd.
Home Builders in Calgary
""We have nothing but good things to say about Shamrock. We were in a situation where we needed help to finish up our project and make some renovations along the way. We were having difficulty getting someone who could help us given the relatively small scope of work and small town location for our recreational property. Dale and the team at Shamrock have been nothing short of fantastic for us. They are extremely knowledgeable, which helped them to address all of our needs and offer very realistic solutions for our ideas. We found their work to be very high quality and they have delivered on everything we asked of them. Most importantly they have given us peace of mind that comes when you can trust that everything is being taken care of better than we would have done ourselves. Shamrock went above and beyond and that included taking the time to make sure the kids monkey bars got put up - thanks guys! I would highly recommend Shamrock and feel they would bring value to any construction project." Jeff Marchant, Calgary, AB"
- Jeff Marchant
District Homes
Home Builders in Calgary
"I have worked with District Homes for the past 2 years and have found the extremely efficient, competent and reliable. I can always trust them to leave all of my clients happy and satisfied with they're work. I would highly recommend Mike and his crew when considering a small renovation or a ground up custom job. 2 thumbs high up!"
- Smith+co
Van Manna Homes
Home Builders in Calgary
"Jason at Van Manna Homes has been fantastic to work with on multiple projects. The team at Van Manna is knowledgeable, passionate and provides a great product. At Transcend Staging we pride ourselves in the quality of the service and product we provide and love to work with a home builder that has the same priorities. Van Manna Homes provides a high level of customer care and they are able to create unique projects that execute their clients vision."
- Transcend Staging and Interiors
Gold Seal Master Builder
Home Builders in Calgary
"We have worked with Murray at Gold Seal Master Builders for several years now with many if not all of his new home builds. Gold Seal was one of our first builders in Canada that "got it!" He saw how easy our arches and ceilings products were to work with, how quickly he had them on site after ordering and how cost effective they were. I think it's safe to say since day one with Gold Seal Master Builders they have been putting our products in every new project! Murray commented that there are no more "go-backs" for him with out of round arches or flat spots on curves with our products; he doesn't have to waste time and money sending a trade back to fix an arch because ours are perfect every time! Thanks Murray for your ongoing confidence in our product and service!"
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What do new home builders do?

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

A good custom home builder in Calgary has skills that go far beyond construction — he or she must supervise subcontractors and artisans; keep tabs on local 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.

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 in Calgary 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 in Calgary:

  • How long have you been in the home building 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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