Are you in the market for your first house, or finally ready to build the home of your dreams?
Check out these Houston home builders for stunning designs and livable plans.
We’re moving into an age where the idea of your dream-home may or may not conjure up images of the conventional one- or two-story home with a sprawling yard and brick edifice. More and more, non-traditional homes are gaining in popularity. Many people, Millennials in particular, are opting for alternative housing choices like “tiny houses” and container homes.
No matter which style of home you see for yourself, we’ve got a list of top-notch local builders to help you achieve your dream—because a house isn’t just where you live, it’s where you make a life. A home is family; a home is friends; and most importantly, a home is you. And to help you achieve your ideal home, you want a company that is tested and true, cares about your vision and will help you pull off the perfect, unique structure just for you.
For almost 20 years, Allegro Builders has been forming deep roots in Houston’s neighborhoods with their concept-to-completion design. Their structures range from single-family homes to townhouses and condos, with already-built and custom designs available. Their motto is “state of the art design meets old-world craftsmanship”, and this sentiment is evidenced in the variety of beautiful styles they work in, including Mediterranean, New Orleans, Arts and Craftsman, and Modern.
Founded in 2003 by a Texas A&M grad, Heavenly Homes strives to find that perfect personal touch for every home, whether it be a Mediterranean-style design reminiscent of a past trip to Italy or a hidden garden or courtyard perfect to tuck away in for the afternoon. Heavenly homes are built to bronze and silver ratings based on the National Green Building Standard. They’re also ready to tackle your remodel, and specialize in kitchen renovations, outdoor kitchen additions, and room additions.
FBG, run by the Frankel family, has been building quality homes in the Houston-area for almost 30 years in Traditional, Contemporary, and Southern French styles. Jim and Scott of the Frankel family are both distinguished as Graduate Master Builders and the Frankel Group specializes in green building. In fact, they built over 150 LEED certified homes, and LEED standards are some of the strictest in the industry. Frankel Building Group was the first custom home builder in the country to build to the LEED for Homes standard across the board.
Keechi Creek Builders recognize “that your house is an investment, but more importantly, it is your home”. They are the perfect one-stop shop for a full-service design and build firm. In addition to building fresh designs, they also specialize in remodeling, restoration, and renovation. If you are looking to bring your home up to speed, they are even experienced with green remodeling as well as aging-in-place and accessibility improvements.
Thompson Custom Homes is a high-end and luxury home builder founded in 1996. Though his position requires he take on many roles, company president Brian Thompson still makes sure to visit the job sites of every project at least once a week and meets with each homeowner during their regular progress meetings. Quality and customer service have been his top priorities since he first began working in the home building industry.
Each Numen design incorporates repurposed shipping containers as its base structure. Depending on budget, buyers may choose between existing Numen designs for additional cost-savings, or work with Numen to create an entirely new layout customized to specific needs. Layouts range from as small as studios to as large as 4 bedroom, 3 bath homes. The modular nature of their designs makes them dynamic and easy to customize, an embodiment of the business’ name, which means a “presiding divinity or spirit of a place” or “creative energy; genius”.
Arched Cabins is a family-owned-and-operated small business located in Cypress. Arched Cabin designs can be customized to suit a wide variety of purposes, and it is this versatility that makes them such an intriguing home option. Designs can range from utilitarian to a number of more homey facades based on desired use. Simpler versions of these affordable and durable cabins can be used for storage buildings, while more upgraded versions can serve as vacation homes, retirement homes, and they’re also perfect for tiny houses.
No matter your preference in home design, we hope you’ve found this list of notable Houston builders helpful in your quest to finding the perfect house for you, whether it be a more traditional style, a tiny house, or something in between!