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As a custom luxury home builder and commercial contractor in New Orleans, Pentek custom designs and builds each project. We have specialized in custom home building and historic renovations in historic neighborhoods with plans adhering to the HDLC (Historic District Landmark Commission) throughout Uptown, Garden District, Mid-city, Marigny, French Quarter, Bywater, Old Algiers, Lakeview, Old Metairie and have even stretched as far as Hammond to do a large scale historic restoration project. All of the projects we take on are sizable, intricate and usually high end complex finishes.
Choosing a home builder in New Orleans can be overwhelming with the numerous selections out there. Here are a few things to consider when certifying a home builder that is right for you:
Experience - Choosing a home builder in New Orleans with experience is essential. Every home builder starts somewhere, but without experience to back up their work it can be hard to gauge their craftsmanship. Experience should not be overlooked when choosing a home builder in New Orleans.
Licensed and Insured – You are investing a lot of money to build or remodel a home. It can be appealing to cut corners and find the cheapest home builder in New Orleans. Be cautious when pricing out a contractor and always make sure they are fully licensed and insured. This due diligence will protect you by guaranteeing you contractor of choice is experienced and qualified.
References – As an extra step of caution, always check past customer references before hiring a home builder. Confirming past customer satisfaction will help you narrow down your search results and save you time by knowing something about the builder before you meet.
Warranty – A home builder with a ten or more year warranty on any structural components of a new home build is ideal. Have the builder make their warranty agreement clear before beginning the build project. This will make sure your new home is covered from anything structural issues that might arise with normal settling of the home.
Style Appropriate – Making sure that the builder you choose has an appropriate style portfolio for your idea is important. If your style of dream home has an ultra-modern flare with clean lines and a classy yet minimalistic look, you want to have someone with experience working with those designs to complete your build.
Finding a home builder shouldn’t be a difficult task, it should be the beginning of an adventure!
Call us today and let us join you on this adventure!
Full Custom Home Building from Design to Build
Structure Types: Piling, Piers, Wood Frame, Solid Concrete or AAC
Experience Styles: Victorian, Transitional, Beach Cottage, NOLA Traditional, Modern & Luxury Homes