Charlottesville Home Builder

Charlottesville's Custom Home Builder

With a focus on homes between $600,000 to $2,000,000, we deliver unparalleled site prep, preliminary services, and exceptional design and construction management.

Let Your Dreams Take Shape: Custom Home Building That Reflects You

Bring your dream home to life on your lot in Charlottesville, Virginia. From site prep to construction management, our team guides you through every step to create a home that exceeds your expectations.

Preliminary Design

  • You Bring the Land, We Do the Rest: Find the lot of your dreams and give us a call.
  • Collaborative Process: Work hand-in-hand with our experienced architects and designers to create a home that embodies your style and needs.
  • 3D Visualization: See your home before it's built with advanced 3D rendering, ensuring it's exactly as you envisioned.
  • Personalized Features: From layout to finishes, every aspect is customizable, allowing your home to be a true reflection of you.
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Construction Management

  • Energy-Efficient Windows: High-quality, energy-efficient windows with insulation and reduced energy consumption.
  • High-Performance Insulation: Use top-grade insulation to maintain consistent indoor temperatures and improve energy efficiency.
  • High-End Trim and Moldings: Incorporate premium trim and moldings throughout the home.
  • Skilled Craftsmanship: Our builders and craftsmen are dedicated to precision, creating a flawless execution of your design.
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Design Implementation

  • Custom Cabinetry: Get custom cabinets tailored to storage needs and room design with premium wood and quality finishes.
  • Smart Home Technology: Implement smart home features to control lights, thermostats, security cameras and more.
  • Gourmet Kitchens: Equip all kitchens with top-of-the-line appliances, spacious center islands, and premium countertops.
  • Spa-Like Bathrooms: Bathrooms with custom tiling, walk-in showers, freestanding tubs, and modern vanities.
  • Hardwood Flooring: Premium hardwood flooring options in various styles and finishes.
  • Designer Lighting: Stylish and energy-efficient light fixtures.
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Outdoor Living Spaces

  • Custom Hardscapes: Add a driveway, pathways and paver, or a custom designed patio to your new home.
  • Outdoor Kitchens & Entertainment Areas: Enjoy alfresco dining and leisure with custom outdoor kitchens, fireplaces, and more.
  • Decks and Porches: Build a custom deck or porch with leading composite brands such as Azek, Trex and Timbertech.
  • Pool & Hot Tub Installation: Create a backyard oasis that you never want to leave with a new pool or hot tub.
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Our Process

The Commonwealth Contractors Building Process

Land Purchase & Consultation

Your Land, Your Future Home

  • Find Your Perfect Spot: Assistance in choosing the right location.
  • Land Acquisition Guidance: Support in purchasing the chosen land.
  • Needs Analysis: Understanding preferences, needs, and budget.
  • Initial Concept Discussion: Brainstorming and discussing initial home ideas.
Custom Design & Planning

Planning Your Perfect Residence

  • Architectural Design Development: Creating tailored home layouts and plans.
  • Material Selection Guidance: Choosing quality materials that align with your vision.
  • Permit Assistance: Navigating local building regulations and permits.
  • Final Proposal & Agreement: Comprehensive proposal detailing costs, timelines, and design.
Site Preparation & Construction Planning

Preparing the Ground for Greatness

  • Site Analysis: Assessing the land to plan the construction effectively.
  • Construction Scheduling: Coordinated timetable for smooth development.
  • Subcontractor Coordination: Selecting and managing experienced subcontractors.
  • Client Communication: Regular updates to keep you informed.
Construction & Handover

Your New Home Awaits You

  • Quality Construction: Building the home with expert craftsmanship and quality control.
  • On-Site Supervision: Ensuring construction standards and timeline adherence.
  • Final Walkthrough & Adjustments: Inspecting the home and making necessary adjustments.
Trex Custom Deck Builder

Design Your Composite Deck

Incredible team, passionate about what they do and very talented. Luke is detail oriented and great at bringing ideas to life. Highly Recommend for projects of any size.

Tyler Dillehay

Bathroom Remodeling


February 2022

I have always had great experiences working with Luke and his team. They are consistently on time, courteous and pleasant to work with. In my experience, I have no qualms recommending him to friends and family alike.

Jonathan Shelton

Custom Build


May 2021

Luke from Commonwealth Contractors was very professional and responsive. We would definitely recommend using Commonwealth when thinking of your future home projects.

Todd Whitaker

Bathroom Remodeling


July 2022

Luke from Commonwealth Contractors was very professional and responsive. We would definitely recommend using Commonwealth when thinking of your future home projects.

Amanda Montini

Custom Build


August 2022

Commonwealth does great work. Have had a few jobs done by them and am very pleased with the results. Professional and courteous, willing to listen to their client and work together to get the project done to satisfaction.

MJ Natali

Custom Build


December 2022

We were very happy with the work Luke and his team did on our Trex deck repair. We highly recommend Commonwealth Contractors for any job - big or small. Great guys to work with!

Joyce Paszly

Custom Deck


August 2021

Luke was very responsive and professional. He was very helpful in every steps of the building progress. We asked them to build a rear deck and the work is fantastic. They are very dedicated, considerate and even go above and beyond.

Vy Do

Custom Deck


September 2022

“We hired Commonwealth for a complete tear-down and rebuild of our deck and added a screened in porch in the process. Their quality of work and attention to detail are second to none and they were up front and honest about all pricing.

Ryan Liverman

Custom Deck


May 2022

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