Our Process 

Sandy Spring Builders is your full-service builder. We take a great deal of pride working towards your goals, either from one of our many template houses that we’ve successfully built in the past that we then make yours, to the most extensively detailed and architecturally-designed custom homes you can imagine. We are experts with unequaled experience in the Washington, DC area in the following categories: land search and acquisition, development of your property which can be quite extensive, feasibility of site and build costs, working towards your goals with budget and being realistic, helping you with our proven over the years methodical selection process, construction of your home, and customer service for years to come after you move into your new home!

You can take one of our existing floor plans, make it yours, and we can deliver your new home in as little as 8 months from the time we pour footings. We have spent many years systemizing our process which is unequaled in our industry. No matter what you need or desire, our talented team can do it and we’ve built the product to prove it. We have been voted Best Builder by readers of Bethesda Magazine and there is good reason for that!

Renovations Process 

Whether you’re looking to return your home to its former splendor or to add space – and value – through a renovation, addition or kitchen and bath remodel, Sandy Spring Builders has the experience and the vision to help. We work with you every step of the way to deliver a product that exceeds even the highest expectations. This type of product requires a unique level of interaction between client and project team. We have the utmost respect for this relationship, and are known throughout the industry for our imagination, organization, and consideration

How We Do It

The Sandy Spring Builders Renovations team pledge is to deliver a well-managed construction process, infused with creativity and an attention to detail that is unrivaled.

  • Purchase and Feasibility Consultation – Whether you are considering purchasing a new home that needs some updating or remodeling your existing home, our team will help you visualize the possibilities to suite your lifestyle. We will provide transparency into estimated construction costs and the options you might want to consider to best accomplish your design goals and value engineer to best manage your budgetary expectations.
  • Design Assistance – SSBR is here to work with your architectural and design team during the planning process. We will be by your side and guide you from inspiration, through schematic design and into construction drawings. Our level of involvement and hands-on approach will best enable you to realize your project goals while creating a construction plan that has been fully value-engineered along the way.
  • Project Budgeting – SSBR works transparently throughout the planning and construction process respecting your budgetary requirements and offering cost-saving suggestions along the way. We provide preliminary design estimates, detailed take-offs prior to construction plan finalization, and a firm budget based on a competitive bid process prior to permit. Our purchasing power and aggressive bidding process results in the best price and quality balance for our clients.
  • Specifications and Selections – We’ve all heard stories about how the list of finish decisions was overwhelming. SSBR will lead you through the selections process in an organized and design-savvy manner. We will keep you on schedule and within budget while making sure design and quality are not sacrificed.
  • Construction Management – We employ the best in the business. Higher standards and quality materials result in homes that require less repair and maintenance. SSBR is dedicated to not only providing exceptional service to our clients but to also ensure the construction process goes smoothly for your neighbors.
  • Warranty & Customer Service – We pride ourselves on being “Your builder for Life” and our team of professionals will continue to work with you long after your project is finished. We stand behind our work with the most comprehensive warranty and service commitment in the industry