Here are some answers to your most basic questions. For more information, call us at 325.665.6339, or e-mail

What’s first? Builder or designer?
Is it important to like my builder?
Should I use a fixed price or cost plus?
What’s the first step?
How do I avoid expensive (and unhappy) surprises?
Should I design my home with resale in mind?
How much do you charge per square foot?
Do I buy a lot?
How many bids should I get?
Be honest. How stressful is the process?