Artisan Custom Homes

 – Preserving the Fine Art of Home Building -

Artisan Custom Homes is a residential building company that specializes in high quality custom-built homes. Artisan Custom Homes as created in July, 2001 at which time Jay Johnstone and John Shryock decided to pool their combined breadth of knowledge of the Charlotte construction industry and develop a unique custom home building company. The four principals of Artisan Custom Homes are:

  • The constant pursuit of excellence
  • The ability to provide flexibility and round-the-clock service for clients
  • The utilization of innovative and quality products
  • To maintain a high level of cost control to provide homeowners with the most competitive price point in the Charlotte area

Artisan Custom Homes provides hands-on personalized attention to clients building a home of $500,000 or more. We aim to build a quality home in a timely manner and are a full-service company which includes: finding land, setting up financing, ordering and altering floor plans and providing an estimate that fits within our client’s budget. Along with round-the-clock access to its founders, Artisan Custom Homes clients also have the benefit of using a Customer Selections Coordinator. The design coordinator meets with customers to help them make selections and translate their vision for their home into reality. Based in Davidson, NC, Artisan Custom Homes creates well-crafted homes that reflect our clients diverse tastes and lifestyles. We have a diverse portfolio of homes ranging from a Nantucket-style home with cedar shake and stone, a French country home with stone, stucco and brick accents, a vintage European farmhouse, a traditional brick ranch and a stately home in Myers Park. Artisan Custom Homes welcomes new clients who wish to build a custom home or enhance their existing residence in Charlotte and its surrounding suburbs.

E.S. Johnson Builders

- Value, Craftsmanship, Integrity -

E.S. Johnson Builders has been building beautiful, custom-designed homes throughout the Charlotte metropolitan area and its bedroom communities with Value, Craftsmanship and integrity since 19989. The company’s mission focuses on capturing each client’s individual needs and dreams so they can build a vision together of what the home is to them. Founder and president Eric Johnson started the American dream of building beautiful homes for everyone, regardless  of price range. The company is consistently recognized year after year and has been awarded top honors or Best Interior Design, Best Kitchen, Best Floor Plan, Bet of the Lake Design Competition, Bet Individual Feature, Best Landscape and Best Overall Home including the Best in American Living Home Award for Best home in America over 4001 sq. ft. You may see Eric as the guest host of the #2 most aired Home and Garden Show in America, “For Your Home” for the 2009 and 2010 seasons on PBS Television which also highlights his Build for he Cure Homes in 2008 and 2009.

E.S. Johnson Builders is one of only a handful of certified builders in Charlotte that offers green building initiatives for all homeowners. The team educates new homeowners on incorporating environmentally friendly or green building practices into their new homes so they may take advantage of energy-efficient and other “sustainable” products that help give back to the community and help save resources.

E.S. Johnson Builders believes in only using top quality materials and the finest craftsmanship in the area.  The company has also built a strong reputation on doing things right the first time. As Grandfather Zillioux, said to a young Eric: “You only have an opportunity to do it right one time, make sure you do it right the first time. This is the secret to a quality project.”

Plattner Custom Builders

- Creating Elegant, Luxurious Homes is Our Specialty -

Plattner Custom Builders, LLC handcrafts unique luxury homes and renovates existing homes to complement our client’s personalities and lifestyles. We specialize in constructing healthy, smart, and better built homes using proven technologies. We pride ourselves on building homes of distinction; therefore we limit the number of concurrent projects. Clients appreciate the personal time we spend with them, our constant presence on the job site, and the quality performance of our entire team. Our service goal is to exceed customer’s expectations. Our management team believes superior custom home building begins with careful planning and design and continues with meticulous management of construction details. Plattner Custom Builders has built a team of dependable and skilled tradesmen who deliver homes with unsurpassed quality.

Plattner Custom Builders is a licensed Unlimited Builder by the State of North Carolina, member of the Lake Norman Home Builders Association, a certified green builder and member of the US Green Building Council.

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At Niblock Homes, we don’t just build for the building; we build for families with whom we share our community everyday. We care that what we build is loved and sustainable throughout generations in order to make our community better. This we inherited from our father, who was the pediatrician for so many in the county Niblock Interior Photoand taught us the importance of caring for a community by caring for individuals. Looking back we realize that is and always has been since 1979 our mission, and we couldn’t be more proud of where we are today.

For you this means that our custom building roots and our mission to build a highly functional and sustainable home, mixed with our desire to care about what you want in a Niblock Kitchen Photohome creates a different type of homebuilder. For each home we have a library of ideas that change the way the home lives; ideas such as room extensions, sunrooms, pet centers , spa baths and more. We never presume to know how you live and will customize any plan to fit your needs. We will even build you a one-of-a-kind home. We do this for all sizes of homes because we feel custom isn’t reserved just for large expensive homes. Regardless of the size, every home is built with strict quality standards that define Niblock’s custom construction.

Arthur Rutenberg Homes  arthurRutenberg-Homes

-Rick Constable, Monterey Bay-Charlotte, LLC-

Building in the finest communities and on customer owned home sites, Arthur Rutenberg brings a proud tradition of superior design, craftsmanship and service. Over 25 award winning home designs, plus we will fully customize to suit your lifestyle.

Mission: Arthur Rutenberg has been implementing the four “cornerstones” that make him legendary: design, craftsmanship, service and responsibility.

Company Overview: Arthur Rutenberg Homes has long been known for offering exceptional plan and product design through-out the Carolinas and Florida. Rick Constable, with Monterey Bay-Charlotte, an affiliate of Arthur Rutenberg Homes, has over 30 years of construction experience in custom home building. He holds certification as a green professional, a certified aging in place specialist, a past president of the Lake Norman Homebuilders Association and currently serves on the Board of Directors.

Rick’s understanding and commitment to quality, along with his hands-on approach has provided a solid foundation for proven success and outstanding customer satisfaction. And his alliance with Arthur Rutenberg Homes allows him to offer his Clients the opportunities to take advantage of a large company of resources that deliver value while Rick will personally know you by your name … not your lot number!

Get the best of both worlds: benefit from the history, experience and purchasing power of Arthur Rutenberg Homes, Inc. while enjoying the service you deserve from your independent builder.

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Tom Palmer Homes Tom Palmer Homes

Tom Palmer Homes builds high-quality, aesthetically pleasing homes in the greater Lake Norman and Charlotte areas. Our strong attention to detail shows through – both in the structural components of our homes and in the installation of various finish materials. Customers and subcontractors alike often compliment us on the meticulous approach we take in building a home. This approach results in homes built with outstanding quality and craftsmanship.

We view each home building project as a partnership between us and our customer. In practice, this means listening to customer needs and wants, and treating customers as we would want to be treated. It also means recommending design options and materials based on our many years of experience in building homes.

Tom Palmer Homes is a husband-and-wife team, made up of Tom and his wife, Lyn. The company is based in Davidson. Since we started building in 2004, we’ve built several dozens of homes in the Lake Norman and Charlotte metro areas. We pride ourselves on maintaining a straightforward focus on quality, value and customer service.