Nelson Builders’ team of architects, designers, structural and soils engineers work closely with the city and county building departments to help clients achieve the home of their dreams.

Custom Home Builder

As a custom home builder we utilize our plans developed by our Architect to create your one of a kind home. Our homes are unique compared to production builders  and developers, because we are low-volume. Our attention is focused on the quality, design layout and finishes. We take in important considerations that will make [Read more...]

2021-08-06T13:41:55-07:00August 6th, 2021|0 Comments

Advice for new-build homeowners

In this witty and informative article from the archives of 1999 new-build homeowners are offered advice on the various creaks and cracks that might be expected to appear as a house dries out and settles and offers advice on what to do about them. No matter how carefully we build, in time, all our [Read more...]

2021-05-13T14:48:30-07:00March 16th, 2021|0 Comments

The benefits of building a custom home

When it comes to real estate choices: Buy New, Sweat Less ~ So, you are on the hunt, looking for your new dream home. If you are like many people these days, it is inevitable that at some point you will find yourself scrolling through endless real estate listings that just don’t quite meet [Read more...]

2021-02-15T10:06:16-08:00February 15th, 2021|0 Comments

He Shed She Shed

The backyard studio movement that offers something for everyone. Your backyard tool shed is not what it used to be. Today these unique structures come with finished interiors fully plumbed for kitchen and bath, wired for power and Internet, constructed using sustainable materials and lasting production techniques. People are discovering that simple construction, single-room [Read more...]

2021-05-13T14:48:45-07:00January 15th, 2021|0 Comments

Stucco – A Popular Choice

Stucco siding for new homes has become the most popular exterior In communities where fire safety is paramount and building homes that endure the challenges of a changing climate is important, stucco stands out as one of the very best options for homeowners to consider. A standard application of just one-inch coating of stucco [Read more...]

2021-05-13T14:49:06-07:00November 3rd, 2020|0 Comments

The Versatility of Durable Lap Siding for New Homes

In new home building there is no more quintessential finish product than engineered clap boards for exterior siding. Resistant. Practical. Versatile lap siding is perfect for homeowners looking for easy maintenance. It offers all the proven durability of engineered material with the aesthetic beauty of uniform boards that are entirely free of knots. Lap [Read more...]

2020-10-14T13:51:20-07:00October 14th, 2020|0 Comments

Home Building Ideas: Contemporary Style Home Design

The hallmark of the contemporary look in house design features simple exteriors and truly functional, spacious interiors that are visually connected by massive window displays. Modern is another way of saying ‘contemporary’ and these designs go from modern ranch-style to the long boxy look of a shipping container which is highly appealing to [Read more...]

2020-09-22T09:09:45-07:00September 21st, 2020|0 Comments

Home Building Ideas: The Spanish Style Home Design

A favorite among homeowners is the Spanish Style design. As the name implies this design captures all of the warm elements of the Southwest including romantic ideals from Spain and the Mediterranean. An eclectic design, these homes typically feature a low-pitched roof, stucco siding, and archways above doors, windows and porches. Another constant found [Read more...]

2020-08-27T08:09:38-07:00August 26th, 2020|0 Comments

Home Building Design Ideas: French Country House

So far in our Home Building Design Ideas series we’ve talked about the farmhouse style and the classic craftsman style home. A time honored, elegant expansion on the farmhouse style design is the French County Home that captures that old-world appeal with subtle elements of the more modern shabby chic. The French County [Read more...]

2020-08-10T11:54:29-07:00August 10th, 2020|0 Comments

Home Building Design Ideas 2020: The Craftsman Style

Craftsman Style homes started with Stickley Famous furniture maker Gustav Stickley first became enamored by the bungalow style homes found in Bengal, India in the early 1900s. This love of the design launched a custom home building career for the master craftsman, and the Craftsman Style Home was born. During the Arts and Crafts [Read more...]

2020-08-10T11:54:38-07:00July 23rd, 2020|0 Comments
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