• Where to Get Custom Home Design Ideas Online

    Looking for some custom home design ideas to inspire your own vision for your dream home? We’re here to help. The internet is filled with design ideas but who has time to scour website after website, trying to pull together a few good ideas? And then there is collecting, organizing, and prioritizing those ideas so […]

    Read more December 12th, 2018

  • New! Build Your Custom Home in Gig Harbor, WA

    We have some exciting news here at Estes Builders. In fact, you might say we’re expanding. That’s because we now offer our award-winning design-build services in Gig Harbor, WA! Just a short hop away from the bustling port-town of Tacoma (20 min), the naval base in Bremerton (29 min), and one hour from Seattle’s vibrant […]

    Read more August 22nd, 2018

  • Custom Home Exteriors With Personality

    Call us old fashioned, but we still believe in curb appeal. The kind of curb appeal you find in older neighborhoods where every home tells its own story, shows off its own personality, and declares its own individuality. The kind of home that you love coming home to because it is undeniably, authentically you. That’s […]

    Read more July 18th, 2018

  • Three Free Resources to Plan, Budget, and Design Your Custom Home

    Did you know that we offer lots of free resources to help you plan, budget and design your custom home with confidence? We do! We think information is power and the more you know about the custom home building process the more successful your experience will be. Whether you’re just starting to consider building a […]

    Read more May 30th, 2018

  • Designing a Custom Home for Multigenerational Living

    One of the most popular design requests we’ve received this year is designing a custom home for multigenerational living. In fact, many customers are choosing to build a custom home based largely on a need for a better alternative for multigenerational design than what is commonly available. The truth is that designing a custom home […]

    Read more December 20th, 2017

  • [Photos] See Our Latest Custom Home in Poulsbo

    When the Gervaises came to us earlier this year to design and build a custom home in Poulsbo, we knew the project was going to be a lot of fun. In fact, customers like the Gervaises are what make our job so fun. They had a wishlist of features in their new home and their […]

    Read more December 13th, 2017

  • Meet Our Newest Homeowners: The Eaves

    Some customers come to us with a vague idea or a rough sketch of the home they imagine living in. We love to work with our customers to bring their dream home to life. And then there are customers like the Eaves. The Eaves knew exactly the custom home in Poulsbo, WA that they wanted […]

    Read more October 25th, 2016

  • Custom Home Design for Musicians

    You have worked hard to save up for your dream home. Now that you’re ready to begin building, it’s time to get creative and think of all the fun custom features you could include in a home designed just for you. Do you still pine for the days of your rockin’ garage band? Is one […]

    Read more January 26th, 2016

  • Custom Homes in the Pacific NW – Estes Builders

    Around here, we’re still ringing in the New Year. It’s going to be a great one. We’re really looking forward to building more amazing custom homes in Washington and the entire Pacific Northwest- maybe yours? After all, the Pacific Northwest is an incredible place to live. But with so many great options, which one is […]

    Read more January 19th, 2016

  • 10 Ideas for the Best Laundry Room Design

    Laundry isn’t the most exciting chore, but you can turn it into your absolute favorite one to do. How? Four words: custom laundry room design. By turning a dark, dinky glorified closet into a bright and roomy well-thought-out space, you can turn this bore of a chore into more- much more. That’s the beauty of […]

    Read more January 12th, 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


Our Locations



Serving: Port Angeles, Port Townsend, Port Ludlow

259003 Hwy 101
Sequim, WA 98382




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

19255 Powder Hill Place - Suite 100
Poulsbo, WA 98370