A custom home would be a lot costlier than a typical production home. A custom home builder’s job is a lot more tedious than a production home builder. It is a lot more difficult to find labor for custom home construction. Of course, there are many other variables at play when it comes to deciding the cost of construction of a custom home. The design of the home, the materials used for the construction, the land on which the home is being built and the size of the house are some of the variables which determine the cost of a custom home.
Before hiring a builder, you can work with a designer and create a floor plan and then submit the floor plan to the builder. But, it is a better idea to involve the builder while designing the floor plan itself. It would prevent a lot of hassles later on. In the designing process itself, you should pay attention to details and provide all of your inputs. Doing this would prevent unforeseen delays later on during the progress of the project.