• Crafting Modern Cities: The Advantages of Hiring a Green Builder

    The idea of “going green” first came onto the tip of people’s tongues around 15 years ago. It was a modern and ethical response for those who wished to minimize the strain their activity puts on the earth. With some areas showing 40% of landfill volume made up from construction debris, no wonder people began […]

    September 28th, 2016

  • Traditional Comfort, Modern Flair: a Sequim Custom Home Building Experience

    Have you been looking for real estate in Western Washington but can’t seem to find the right home, in the right location, for the right price? That’s the challenge that Celeste had when she came to us with a vision for a custom home she wanted to build in Sequim. Months later, Celeste was living […]

    September 21st, 2016

  • Custom Home Office Design

    Imagine walking into your home office each morning and enjoying your beautiful view over a cup of coffee while making your morning to-do list. Whether you’re running a home-based business, working remotely, or simply need a space for staying organized and paying bills, having a dedicated home office can improve your work-life balance. Designating a […]

    August 16th, 2016

  • 6 Questions to Ask When Designing a Custom Home

    Ready to start designing your custom home? There are a number of important factors to consider as you begin the home building process. Here are six major questions to ask when designing your new custom home. 1) What are your credentials? Hiring a custom home builder is not all that different from hiring an employee […]

    July 14th, 2016

  • Avoid These Custom Home Design Mistakes

    So, you think you’re ready to begin designing your dream home? You’ve been waiting for this moment for years, so make the most of it by avoiding common home design mistakes. We’ve been in the business of building custom homes in Western Washington for more than 25 years, so it’s safe to say we’ve witnessed […]

    July 12th, 2016

  • Keep Your Custom Home Budget on Track

    We’ve all heard those horror stories from friends and acquaintances who found themselves paying much more than they bargained for when building their custom home. Maybe you’re so worried about your budget getting derailed that you’re afraid to leave the station. With more than two decades of custom home building experience in Western Washington, we’ve […]

    June 23rd, 2016

  • Compare Three Modern Custom Home Kitchen Designs

    What does your “dream kitchen” look like? How big is it, what color is it, what features does it include, and how does the space make you feel? If you ask 100 different people that question you’re likely to get 100 different answers. There are popular trends such as an open concept layout, a multi-use […]

    June 21st, 2016

  • Custom Home Ideas – Estes Builders

      Have you ever wanted to take a peek inside the homes of some of our customers to get design ideas that you can incorporate into your own home? Digging through the drawers (so to speak) of other people’s homes can bring lots of “a-ha” and “oh-la-la” moments of inspiration as you plan your own […]

    May 26th, 2016

  • Custom Homes for Young Families – Estes Builders

    Sure, designing a custom home is the dream for many people as they plan for retirement years. But why wait? Custom homes can be a practical solution for young families, too. After all, why try to fit your family into a standard home – one that you’re likely to outgrow in just a few years […]

    May 24th, 2016

  • Design Tip: How to Choose the Right Flooring

    Selecting the right type of flooring for your custom home may feel like a monumental task. After all, flooring sets the tone for each individual room and for your home overall. Are you aiming for a cozy look, a modern feel, or something that makes you feel like you’ve woken up in the Tuscan countryside? […]

    April 28th, 2016

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The design has turned out to fit our lifestyle just right.


The plans were drawn better in one week than another designer/builder did in two months.


From the start of this process to the completion, it has been fun.


Our sketches and ideas were translated into a viable floor plan, and adapted perfectly to the slope of the lot


Your in-house design team made it a snap with their knowledge and expertise


Estes took care of things that we didn't even think of.


We have a “showplace” home delivered on budget and on time. We could not have asked for more.


Honesty, integrity and genuine interest to listen.


Our home was completed on time with no surprises.


Each of our concerns was yours too. Once again Thank You for this endless consideration


My mother in Ohio loves checking up on our home via the website! What a good idea!


We have a "showplace" home delivered on budget and on time. We could not have asked for more.


Exceptional choice, quality, delivery, service and value describe our experience with Estes Builders


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Serving: Port Angeles, Port Townsend, Port Ludlow

259003 Hwy 101
Sequim, WA 98382




Serving: Bainbridge Isl., Kingston, Silverdale & Port Orchard

19255 Powder Hill Place - Suite 100
Poulsbo, WA 98370