Wisconsin Home Builders Learning Center

Milwaukee Home Builders Lend Valuable Advice For Your New Custom Home Building Experience

Custom Wisconsin Home BuildersJames Craig’s Wisconsin home builders understand building a new custom home can seem both exciting and overwhelming. If you’re like most smart Milwaukee home buyers, you want to be informed and ask the right questions before building, but feel as though “you don’t know what you don’t know.”

One of the most pervasive misconceptions about new homes is they’re all built alike, and because they’re new, there won’t be any major problems. Unfortunately, from our customers’ experiences with other builders, we know this isn’t the case.

The truth is, much of what makes a home a good value are the less apparent things, like quality HVAC systems, foundations and windows. We always advise buyers to do their homework because there’s nothing like the satisfaction from living in a quiet, comfortable, energy efficient home free from defects.

We’ve developed this Wisconsin home builders learning center, a helpful resource as you begin making important decisions about your new home.

Advanced Building 101

Before designing your home, learn more about the advanced building techniques used by James Craig Builders. An understanding of what goes into your new home will help you decide which additional features to include.

We cover all of the following:

The more you know about all of these elements, the easier it will be to communicate your custom design ideas to our team.

Service Areas

Not sure where to build your new home? View the James Craig service area to get an idea for the best villages, towns, and cities in southeastern Wisconsin. If you would like to see some of our model homes or custom builds, just check out these neighborhoods!

Home Buyers Toolkit

Our Home Buyers Toolkit has two components: the LifeSTYLE Questionnaire and the Home Builder Comparison Checklist. The first is an opportunity to get all your home design ideas on paper for our team to review. The second is a list of all the benefits you get when working with James Craig Builders compared to other local contractors.

360 Customer Service

At James Craig Builders, we’re not happy unless you’re happy. Our 360 Customer Service Commitment is our way to keep you satisfied from the start of the design process to move-in day and beyond. Once your house is finished, we will continue to checkup on how you are doing in your new home to ensure everything is just right.

Building Energy Efficient Homes

We are committed to building green, eco-friendly homes to achieve greater building sustainability. We participate in the ENERGY STAR® Homes Program and use energy efficient appliances to keep your electrical costs down after move-in.

Custom Home Construction Pricing

Your dream home shouldn’t have nightmare pricing. The team of James Craig Builders will provide a detailed breakout of costs so you know exactly how much each feature of your new home will cost. There are no surprise fees or last minute additions to the total.

Frequently Asked Questions

Homebuilding is a complicated process, which is why we provide answers to frequently asked questions about home building, constructions, and prices. If there’s any additional information you need, just give us a call!

Contact the Wisconsin home builders at James Craig or browse our learning center for valuable information about pricing, features and what sets James Craig homes apart from the rest.