Home Building in Maine From Kittery to Sanford, Portland to Madawaska, building a home in Maine is an affordable choice people can make today. Tired of living in cities surrounded by air pollution and crime, people often look to Maine as an ideal home of choice, or as the saying goes, “Maine, the way life should be.”
For those looking to set down roots in the Northeast, Maine has it all: a beautiful coast, access to the ocean, solitary islands, lush forests…this and more await potential homeowners in the state of Maine.
Home building has seen a recent resurgence throughout the United States, and this increased activity has also been seen in Maine. The choices potential homeowners have in materials and labor are almost too many to include here, so let’s take a look at just a few ways you can build your home in Maine.
Custom Home or Turn Key package?
Whether you already have a design for your “dream home” and are looking for a parcel of land and a contractor, or simply want to choose a Turn Key home “package” with plans and specifications already in place, building your home in Maine can be an exciting challenge for folks either just starting out as homeowners or current owners looking for their second home. Whether working with an outside architect or on-staff designer, Maine builders can help you to achieve the total quality package you’re looking for in a Maine-built home. From the design of your living room and kitchen to the exterior painting and landscaping, you’ll find it all with Maine home builders.
You can take that to the bank
Never before has it been easier to build a home in Maine; depending on the builder you choose, there are many different financial options available. Some contractors have developed strong, positive relationships with key financial institutions around the state, and thus are able to assist the new homeowner in working their way through what can at times seem like a confusing set of procedures. There is a well established sense of trust and community among these fellow-Maine businesses striving to meet the needs of their customers.
What type of home can I build?
Maine builders offer a wide range of building choices and options, so many the list seems almost endless: Cape, Ranch, Raised Ranch, Chalet, Modular, Log, traditional stick built, Timber Frame…the choices and styles are too numerous re recount here.
Maine builders are known for their quality craftsmanship, know-how, and often down-right stubbornness in their efforts to build affordable, long-lasting homes for their clients. Maine builders generally employ teams of licensed, skilled craftsmen – from roofers to framers, siders to finish carpenters –in order to start and successfully complete your customer, Turn Key, or modular home building project on time and within budget.
Maine builders take their job – and the building of your home – with the utmost pride and will work with you toward the development of a house that will safeguard and protect your family, your children, and perhaps even your children’s children, for years to come.