For most people, decisions on where you live and what actual dwelling you live in is one of life's big decisions. If you are fortunate enough to be able to live near Asheville, NC you've picked an area of the Country that many publications have selected as one of the top-rated places to live in the whole USA! Since we do all of our building projects in Western NC, mostly in Buncombe (Asheville) and Henderson counties, we can be a great partner in helping you with building a dream home, or perhaps some custom renovations to an existing property.
For over 30 years, David Kuykendall, owner of Kuykendall Builders has been building fine custom homes in Western NC. There are some very unique and key distinctions in selecting a homebuilder and that selection will likely make a huge impact on the cost, workmanship, utility, and enjoyment you get in the design and construction of your dream home. As a checklist, see how many of the items described below might be your own "evaluation criteria" for choosing a builder:
Is you builder a "tradesman?"
What about experience in building?
Is your builder formally educated in Engineering or Construction?
Is your builder "on site" to manage the job or do they use a forman?
Is your builder insured?
Can your builder help with customization requirements?
Does your builder offer site selection and pre-construction advice on floorplans?