Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have a variety of plans from which to choose?
We are a true Custom Home Builder! While we offer several plans on our website your home choices are truly unlimited. You may choose any plan from any website and make any modifications to the plan you choose!
May we use our own plans?
Yes, modifications may be necessary for plans purchased from catalogs. Florida Building Codes must be adhered to and Southern & Traditional Homes is able to assist you with the appropriate changes.
Do you build only traditional style homes?
If you can dream it, we can build it. Southern & Traditional Homes builds traditional, contemporary, and southern style homes.
How long will it take to build our home?
Although some homes may require more time due to complexity, the majority of homes are completed within six months. Taking a long time to build a home does not necessarily mean quality. In fact, most times the opposite is true. The quicker your home is protected from the elements the better.
How long does the design process take?
Typically two-to-four weeks is all that is needed to complete your plans.
Permitting currently takes two-to-four weeks. Construction may begin in less than two months.
What is the average cost per-square-foot?
Our custom home prices start around $90 psqft under roof. This is one of the lowest custom home builder prices in the industry. We are committed to keeping our pricing low and providing value to our clients.
Are your subcontractors properly insured?
Proper insurance means protection for you. Every subcontractor must carry the proper liability and workers' compensation insurance. We are one of few companies that carries an umbrella policy to cover anyone who may try to work uncovered. This is a protection for you, the homeowner.