7 Myths About Building Your Own Home

July 26th, 2023 | by Tim Rawlings

Building your own home can seem intimidating, but fear not—a lot of the myths you’ve been told are false! Those myths may be standing in the way of you and building the home of your dreams. We have debunked these 7 common myths to make sure you know exactly what to expect when building with us.

1. It Costs More to Build

Building vs buying your home doesn’t have to mean higher costs. At Build On Your Land, we provide you with all the materials and supplies necessary while offering flexibility in your design so you can make sure you’re getting exactly what you want while staying within your budget.

Don’t let the fear of price be the determining factor of whether or not to build your home—we’ll keep you in the know every step of the way.

2. You Have to Hire an Architect

You don’t need to spend extra money on an architect—we have a wide variety of designs already made that you can choose from. Our team will work with you to make sure your home vision comes to life efficiently and cost-effectively.

Skip the hassle of hiring an outside party for your home design—we’ve got you covered!

3. It’s a Time-Consuming Process

The process of building your own home doesn’t have to take years or months, when you work with a builder who provides a transparent, set timeline, you can be assured that your home will be built on time and to the highest quality standards.

At Build On Your Land, we don’t make you wait—we get your future dream home built quickly and efficiently so you can move in sooner rather than later.

4. All Home Builders are the Same

Not all home builders are created equal. We are a trusted name with decades of experience and excellent customer service so you can rest assured that you’ll be in good hands when building your own home. Your search for the right builder ends here.

We guarantee quality construction and customer satisfaction because we know that when you trust us, it matters.

5. Builders Use Cheap Materials

There’s nothing more frustrating than investing in your dream home only to find out that the materials used are of lower quality. At Build On Your Land, we use top-of-the-line materials and supplies so you can trust that your house is built with the best and most reliable materials available.

So there’s no need to worry—we make sure our projects stand the test of time.

6. Getting a Loan is Harder

Getting a loan for building your own home is similar to getting a loan for buying an existing one—all you need is the right information and guidance. Your home builder should be able to help you get all the necessary paperwork in order and guide you through the entire process so you never feel alone.

7. You’ll Be Upsold

The right home builder shouldn’t be trying to upsell you on unnecessary upgrades that you don’t need. Instead, a good builder will work with your budget and provide you with honest advice as to what is the best option for you.

Experience the Debunked Myths For Yourself with BOYL

Building your own home doesn’t have to be daunting—with Build On Your Land, you can experience the freedom of building without the fear of myths. Our experienced team is here to make sure your house comes out exactly how you envisioned it and within your budget. Contact us today to start building your dream home with full transparency and complete peace of mind.