Custom Builder 2.0

jake talbot

A Rhode Island custom builder never loses sight of his goals

Rhode Island custom builder Jacob Talbot has kept his business alive by staying...

bill stratton, pictured, teamed with architect dennis wedlick and other collaborators to create a residence that should end up as one of the first certified passive houses in new york state.

A Custom Builder Tries His Hand at Constructing a Passive House

In New York's Hudson Valley, a custom builder takes a chance on a passive house.

jim zack and lise de vito.

Zack / de Vito Architecture Dives Deep Into Design/Build

Two San Francisco architects find success in the design/build model.


2011 Pacesetter Awards


Tonic Design brings cutting-edge architecture to the design/build model

Vincent Petrarca's design/build firm competes with top architects in design and with luxury tract builders on cost.