Check out Our Step-By-Step Process

to Building Your Custom Home

Our Step-By-Step Process

Check out Appelman's simple and easy process to building your custom Dream Home...

Getting ready to build a custom home in Northern Kentucky or Greater Cincinnati? Start with these '10 Simple Steps to Build' - then contact Appelman Construction. Our team will introduce you to everything you need to know about the new home construction process - and help you decide if a new custom home is right for your family, budget, and lifestyle

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  • Schedule Your Consultation

    Start with an easy, no-cost consultation and find out how much fun you can have creating your new home with our step-by-step process. It’s easy with our experts by your side from planning to permitting, to building and turnkey completion of your new home. You’re going to like the depth of details we provide, to help you meet your goals.

  • Choosing Your Floor Plan

    There's more to think about than square footage and the amount of bedrooms, when you consider custom floor plans. We'll give you the information you need to make smart decisions – with focus on functionality, energy efficiency and cost effectiveness.

  • Find Out What Comes Included

    You’re going to like the depth of detail we put in writing about your build costs. See what Appelman Construction standards are - and prepare to be surprised at how much we focus on comfort and strength in the details we provide about plans, processes and pricing. 

  • Assess Your Lot

    Your lot's specific requirements can make a difference in what it takes to build your new home. We'll meet you on site as part of the build process, to talk about site work for your home, driveway, well, septic, outdoor entertainment, solar efficiencies, and other build requirements. 

  • Make Your Selections

    Wondering why Appelman Construction stands out? You’ll have expert help thinking through the incredible amount of choices in your build process, with personal interactions all along the way as your home comes together.

  • Meet Your Builder

    Your builder will meet with you before your home gets started, and continue a conversation with set meetings throughout the build process. Our level of commitment has resulted in Builder Awards and Certifications that reflect how much our builders care about your home.

  • Progress Updates

    Your Builder will provide access to progress logs, photos, selections, and the ability to ask questions and communicate directly with your build team. We’ll help you keep track of each stage, from foundation, framing, drywall, roofing, plumbing, electrical, HVAC, and trim to flooring and final finishes.

  • Enjoy Your New Home Orientation

    After your custom home has been completed, we’ll take a final walk-through with you, to look at everything together. You’ll also receive a comprehensive checklist to help manage all aspects of your home, including warranty information.

  • Quality Assurance Follow Up

    Appelman Construction is a leading high quality local custom builder, with decades of local experience building incredible, one-of-a-kind custom homes across Northern Kentucky and Greater Cincinnati. Our commitment to quality materials, processes and services are paramount by positive feedback we get from the homebuyers we work with.

  • Relax, with the Most Extensive Warranty in the Industry

    We’re so confident in the integrity of our custom homes and customer service standards that we provide builder warranty coverage that’s 50% longer than other new homes - every custom Appelman Construction home comes with an 18 Month New Home Warranty. Those details we’re putting in writing for you indicate the trust we have in the high quality materials and technologies we build into your home.

See Why Custome Home Buyers

...Prefer Appelman Construction.