Heritage Home Builders New Home Construction in Ballston Lake, NY Saratoga County, NY & Clifton Park, NY

So, you decided you want to build your dream home. Now, you just need a dream home builder to turn that dream into a reality. So, what sets apart the good home builders from the bad? Here are three characteristics of what makes a great home builder. 

They Have a Great Selection of Lots & Locations

When deciding to build your dream home, location is key. If you have children, school districts can play a huge factor in choosing a location. Make sure the builder you choose can build your dream home in an area with great schools. It’s also important to do research on the nearby medical care, dining options, and shopping malls. If you enjoy the outdoors, look at the lots and locations that your home builder can build in, to make sure there are plenty of trails and local or state parks nearby to enjoy. 

They are Experts in the Home Builder Industry

When researching builders in your area, make sure that they are experts in the industry. Home Builders should be familiar with local terrain and building codes, subcontracting practices, and city ordinances. They should also be experts in helping you choose which lots work best for which home floor plans (Colonials, Ranches, Townhome).  

They Make the Home Building Process Enjoyable

Finally, your Home Builder should make the Home Building process enjoyable. When building a home, the process can be overwhelming if you don’t have a knowledgeable and trustworthy home builder by your side. Before beginning to build, they should set up a timeline and budget and provide ongoing assistance to stay within that decided upon timeline and budget. A great home builder should also design your home plan with your family and everyday lifestyle in mind. For example, if you spend a lot of time hosting or enjoying the outdoors, they might use their intelligent planning and creative ideas to help add a dream porch onto your dream home.

Heritage Home Builders New Home Construction in Ballston Lake, NY Saratoga County, NY & Clifton Park, NY (

At Heritage Custom Builders, we pride ourselves on having the qualities of a great builder. If you are looking to build your dream home or have any questions for us, please contact us.