Common Questions Regarding the Custom Home Building Process

On the face of it, a new custom home sounds like A LOT to handle. As experts in custom home design and building, our job is to make the process simple and organized while we guide you through it.

Your Custom Home FAQ

Here are the questions we get most often about custom home design and construction:

How do we make our dream-home ideas into a detailed custom home design, keep the construction process organized, finishing on time and on budget with a stellar outcome?

That’s our job! At Miller’s Home Creations, we’re here to guide you through the complex custom home process and make it all seem easy, fun and exciting for you! With our years of home design experience, individual subject matter expertise in all aspects of custom home building, and a deep bench of highly skilled construction and craftsman, we create custom homes that clients love.

What custom home styles can we build in WV?

We can build any type of home you want. We have years of experience creating custom homes, many of which are a unique combination of styles.

What is the cost per square foot of a custom home here in WV?

With so many variables affecting the cost of a custom home, we have no set price per square foot. Instead, we are committed to make sure you get the most out of your custom homebuilding budget and exceed your expectations.

How do we make the right design and custom finish choices for our new home?

We will work closely with you to design your custom home. We can take your preferences, taste and style and translate these into your home plans. On our team, we have professionals skilled in every aspect of home design and construction. We’re experienced in all the nuances of custom home designing and building, from custom kitchen cabinets to overall kitchen design, spa bath design and construction, deck building, historical homes, and more. We’re more than ready to make your custom home dreams a reality.

How long does it take to build a custom home?

The time it takes to design and construct your custom home is determined by the size and type of the home you want, and all its intricate details. We can give you a very general idea during an initial, overall discussion. Once we create your home plan, we’ll set a schedule with milestones. With our experience, reliable suppliers and efficient craftsman, working around the weather, we can typically provide a schedule you can count on.

Can I visit my home during construction?

Yes! We’ll do multiple new-home visits with you throughout our custom home building process.

Are we able to make changes during construction?

We are quite good at getting the home building process planned out in advance, in all its detail, to save you any delays that change orders may cause. However, unexpected things can pop up and we never let these become a problem. We work diligently with you to minimize any delays involved and our clients typically enjoy a smooth process.

What is a design-build company?

We’ve built up a team capable of handling your custom home project from start to finish. With one company responsible for all phases of you home, we ensure clear communication and a streamlined, well-coordinated process from initial concept through custom home completion.

How is Miller’s Residential Creations different from other home builders?

We take all the guesswork, decision fatigue, and crossed fingers out of custom home design and construction for you. We’re dedicated to providing you peace of mind that your new custom home project is in the very best hands. In addition, we truly love coming to work every day, and we think that’s a secret ingredient that makes our custom home projects so special. Let us deliver your dream home this year.

Get all your custom home questions answered! Contact the trusted WV home builder, Miller’s Residential Creations, and get started on your new home today.

Brian Miller is the owner of Miller's Residential Creations, a custom home builder and remodeling company servicing Berkeley, Jefferson and Morgan Counties of West Virginia since 2004.
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