Now that you have met with an architect and your Craftsman house plans are all drawn up the next step is finding a builder. You want a builder who will adhere to the principals of Craftsman design, using material that are natural while keeping green technologies in mind.
Here are ten of the best Craftsman builders in the U.S.
Located in central Georgia, just a stone’s throw from Atlanta, American Craftsman Homes have been building Craftsman homes in the area for more than 15 years. Head up by brothers Pete and Thomas Williams, the company builds beautiful Craftsman homes throughout central Georgia. They build housing developments along with custom built Craftsman homes and they have several samples available for you to view on their website.
Their put together classic Craftsman style with modern amenities. Bungalow Homes will construct your home on a lot that you own and you have the option of using one of their stock designs or a custom built home. Don’t be fooled by the term “stock design” these are stunning pieces of workmanship. They also have an online tracking system for you to track how far the builders have come on the construction of your home.
ACH can be found in Lake Orion, Michigan and build throughout southeast Michigan and Greater Detroit, they are certified master builders and craftsman. They offer custom architecture and home design services. They pioneered green building techniques in the area and you can view some of their on their website.
Building Craftsman style homes in Charlotte, North Carolina their homes deliver character homes with marvellous finishes that will exceed your expectations. Carolina Craftsman believe that your home is a reflection of your personal taste, a unique statement that expresses your lifestyle. View the gallery on their website to see why you want Carolina Craftsman building your next home.
The collaboration of Nyle and Emily have been building much loved Craftsman homes in Oregon since 1997. Nyle has years of experience building all types of homes by his heart lies with the Craftsman style that works so well in Central Oregon. They have built dozens of Craftsman homes that personify style and comfort, with an unmatched attention to detail. Check out their site to see some of their work.
Working out of Houston, Texas the crew at Allegro build some stunning homes. While Texas may not be the first place that comes to mind when you think of Craftsman architecture, but the team at Allegro have architects and builders on hand ready to build you the home of your dreams.
Beracah Homes is located in Delaware just south of Dover specializes in modular home construction. Their Craftsman homes are built just like any other house, except they build them indoors away from the elements. They bring your home to your building site where it is placed. You can take tours of their factory to see just how the process works, have a look at their website to see their take on Craftsman design.
Benchmark has been building Craftsman homes in St Louis neighborhoods for more than 20 years. They have a solid reputation for building outstanding Craftsman homes with high quality materials and timeless design. Check their websites to see where they work and samples of the homes they build.
Capstone Building gives you beautiful Craftsman design that suits your budget. Their prices can range anywhere from $140,000 to well over $1 million. Their entire build process is transparent, you have a direct line to your builder at anytime. They service the mid west with their home base in Indiana, they have plenty of custom designs on hand if you haven’t bought house plans on line or from an architect.
10. Dunhill Builders
Vienna, Virginia has been seeing a new construction boom and the most popular style of home construction has been the Craftsman home. Dunhill Builders has been at the forefront of construction. Combining turn of the century Craftsman style with 21st century green technologies gives you a unique well built home that is completely energy efficient. Check their website to view some of their construction projects.
These are ten of the best Craftsman builders in the U.S., but if none of them happen to work close enough to where you want to build you can also check with Houzz.com. They have long lists of builders along with those that specialize in building Craftsman homes. There are pictures there along with reviews so you can check their work before getting a quote.