– Our Process –

Midlake Builders’ mission, along with delivering a custom home of exceptional quality, is to have our clients be as happy and excited during the building process as they are the day they move in.

Each project is a new and exciting experience, bringing with it a different design, one-of-a-kind amenities, and the chance to make a dream come true. Understanding our customers allows us to tailor the experience to their needs, whether they live next door or hundreds of miles away.

Our Process

The following steps will help guide you through the building process.


Initial Meeting

  • Ideas for your new home: style, size, family needs, etc.
  • Determine “must have” features
  • Where are you in the building process?
  • Working with an architect/designer
  • Budget considerations
  • Schedule site visit if needed
  • Time frame


Home Tour

  • Visit some of the homes we’ve built
  • See firsthand our quality workmanship – fit and finish.


Retain Our Services

  • With a small deposit you’ll reserve a spot on our construction schedule


Fine Tune Details

  • Discuss product selections
  • Review requirements for design
  • Establish site requirements
  • Verify local zoning and environmental requirements


Design Phase

  • Work with your architect/designer or ours



  • Prepare cost estimate based on floor plans, elevations and selections
  • Establish allowances
  • Determine site development costs



  • Review contract
  • Establish timeline


Preconstruction Meeting

  • Project review
  • Meet with your project superintendent
  • Construction schedule
  • Introduction to your personal project portal



  • Watch as your dream becomes a reality



  • We take care of you after the building is done

What our Clients have to Say

“Bob built us a home that we will be proud of for generations to come. His follow-up after the build was unexpected and unparalleled. Bob is the only builder I would trust with the substantial investment of a new home. He is the greatest!”

Getting Started

– Home Building Guide –

We know the home building process can be overwhelming. That’s why we’ve put together a Planning Guide with many of the questions that come up during the initial stages of the building process.

We hope you find this free guide useful

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Please contact us if you have any questions 231-322-2829.