Thinking About a New Custom Home Next Year? Start Now.

Is 2020 the year for your dream home? Then 2019 is the time to begin planning. Unlike buying a resale home or a house in a master-planned community, building a one-of-a-kind custom home is a lot more fun—but it’s never too early to get started. A common misconception is to start the process with an […]

  • The 4 Phases of an Award-Winning Custom Home Design & Build Process

    Is 2019 the year that you are finally going to design and build your dream home? Yes? Congratulations! This is an exciting time filled with possibilities. Now are you wondering, “Where do I start?” Here is an easy step-by-step guide so you know what to expect when you build with Estes Builders: Step 1: Discovery […]

    January 28th, 2019

  • 100+ Kitchen Design Ideas for Your Custom Home

    Need some fresh inspiration to design a dream kitchen for your custom home? We’ve collected more than 100 design ideas to help. From farmhouse chic to sleek and modern (and everything in between), these ideas are sure to inspire your own design vision.  1. Top 10 Kitchen Photos of 2018 (Houzz)  This recent article from […]

    January 24th, 2019

  • Build Your Dream Home in Poulsbo, Bainbridge, or anywhere in Kitsap County

    Do you have land in Poulsbo, Bainbridge or anywhere on the Kitsap or Olympic Peninsula?  It’s never too early to get started planning to build your dream home! Building a custom home has huge advantages but it can be overwhelming to get started. We have 500 happy homeowners and counting so lean on us for […]

    January 21st, 2019

  • How to Create Your Custom Home Design Wish List

    Overwhelmed by the thought of designing and building your custom home? We get it. At Estes Builders we can build almost any home you can imagine. But when anything is possible, where do you start? We’ve made it easy (and fun) to get started with a simple 3-step plan to create your custom home design […]

    January 2nd, 2019

  • Custom Home Design Trends for 2019

    Do a search of “home design trends for 2019” and you’re likely to see a lot of opinions and buzzwords (we got a kick out of “maximalism”). But design trends matter. After all, if design trends never changed we’d all still have avocado green kitchens and shag carpet, right? Here are a few design trends […]

    December 26th, 2018

  • Spa-Inspired Master Bath: Custom Home Design Trends

    Trends come and go, but one custom home design trend that is here to stay is recreating the experience of a spa in the master bath. And why not? Who said pampering in your own spa-inspired master bath can’t be an everyday essential? (Certainly not us!) The good news is that creating a spa-like master […]

    December 19th, 2018

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