Frequently Asked Questions

Why Estes Custom Builders?

Estes Custom Builders has both the experience and the management team to ensure your project is completed on time and on budget. Our refined building process and client care allow us to create a stress-free environment during the duration of the project. We look forward to walking you through every aspect of the pre-construction and construction phase. Working together, we will develop a home for you to build a life in. Our in-house financing and year-long warranty are examples of how we provide exceptional ongoing service to our clients. When you build with Estes Custom Builders, you are entering into a partnership that will exceed your expectations.

What is our experience?

The Estes Custom Builders team has more than 30 years of construction experience. Owner Nick Estes and COO Mike Regula have been building homes since high school. Growing up in the industry has allowed them to foster relationships with some of the best subcontractors in the Southern Maine area. We have developed a team that shares a passion for creating premium turn-key homes.

What separates Estes from other builders?

Our home values are unmatched. The experience, management, and our refined building process completely sets us apart from the competition. We are able to offer this unique value based on our ability to run projects more efficiently.

How long will it take to build my new home?

Estes Custom Builders strives to complete all homes in an average of 100 days. This timeline begins with excavation and finishes with the completion of your final occupancy permit. Our processes and experience ensure that this internal timeline is consistently met.

What is your service area?

Estes Custom Builders builds home in the greater Portland area. Please see all of our available projects here.

What do I need to start the process?

A pre-approval letter is the best place to start. We recommend reaching out to one of our preferred lenders.
*Estes Custom Builders reserves the rights to modify pricing if there is a change order. This will only occur if both parties agree on additional services not outlined in the original building package.

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