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Guide to Building Your Own Custom Home

Our free guide will walk you through all the steps of the custom home building process

Custom Homes Guide

What you will get:

Building your own home can seem like a daunting task. You can easily feel overwhelmed if you’re just starting to explore the process. In this ebook, we’re going to break down every step for you and take you through the custom home building process. In it, you’ll learn:

  • How to get started on your custom home project
  • The 6 Phases of building your custom home
  • Best practices before moving in

Understanding what a custom home building project involves is the first and best step to your dream home. With our free guide, we can help you get there.

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Who are we?

August Homes builds energy-efficient homes from the ground up. Custom built, high-performance net zero homes that are built to last, healthier to live in, and will save you money from the start.

Better Building

Built for today, ready for tomorrow. As custom home builders, we go above and beyond building codes to ensure high-quality, industry leading construction practices.


The latest in power generation, cooling systems and sensible technology. Save thousands annually on energy bills while living in a more comfortable, durable home.

Fresh Aesthetics

Contemporary homes, modern farmhouses, craftsman styles and more. We build custom homes on your lot that complement your unique style.

Thoughtful Design

Smarter elements, optimal layouts. While others are stuck in the 1990's, we design for today's family and prepare for tomorrow's technology.

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