• How to Hire an Architect for Your Custom Home

    Thinking of building a custom home, but feeling overwhelmed by the building process? Out of all of the concerns you may have, topping the list may be how to hire an architect to build your custom home. Here are some questions that may be on your mind: How much will it cost to hire an […]

    Read more March 23rd, 2017

  • Port Angeles Custom Home Builder Review

    Call us corny, but we think there’s something special that happens between us and our customers. After all, designing and building a home is a personal thing. It requires communication, trust, and a great working relationship. So perhaps it’s not surprising that after all the time spent with our customers, they start to feel like […]

    Read more October 20th, 2016

  • 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 […]

    Read more September 28th, 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 […]

    Read more 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 […]

    Read more July 14th, 2016

  • 3 Types of Custom Home Builders (Which One is Right for You?)

    “Custom home builder” is a pretty loose term. It can mean a lot of different things to  a lot of different people. Your expectations of what you want from a custom home builder may be very different than what a builder specializes in. While there is a right customer for almost every type of builder, […]

    Read more March 31st, 2016

  • See Our Newest Customer Testimonial Video!

    If you’re considering custom home building in Washington, you know that there are a lot of options out there. How can you sift through them to find a builder you can trust? Start by seeking out testimonials and reviews from previous customers. Does the company meet or exceed expectations? Are previous customers happy with their new […]

    Read more February 4th, 2016

  • 3 Reasons Not to Build Your Custom Home With Us

    Finding the right custom home builder is a process similar to dating or job searching. You’ll find yourself overwhelmed with options. As with first dates, the custom home builder research process will reveal that some builders are a good fit for you while others are not. With more than 25 years of experience building custom […]

    Read more January 21st, 2016

  • Successful Pre-Planning for Your Custom Home

    There is an old saying that a failure to plan is a plan to fail. That’s certainly true when it comes to designing and building a custom home. But what should you know during the pre-planning process before you sign a contract with a custom home builder to ensure a successful build? Here are three […]

    Read more November 5th, 2015

  • 7 Signs of a Reputable Custom Home Builder

    Choosing the right custom home builder for your dream home is one of the most important decisions you can make to ensure a successful design build process. But with so many home builders to choose from, how can you be sure that you are selecting the right builder to make your dream home a reality? […]

    Read more November 3rd, 2015

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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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