Here are some questions you should ask every builder you are considering. During your interviews, find out everything you can about the builder. Listen carefully to what they say in answer to each question. Don't confuse personable salesmanship with home building expertise. After interviewing prospective builders it is a good idea to ask mortgage companies, banks, suppliers, Realtors, and the Better Business Bureau about the builders you're considering.
A: David Rogers Homes, Inc. was founded by David Rogers, Sr. in 1987. Since its inception, David Rogers Homes has built more than 500 homes in and around the Lubbock area.Q: What kind of actual homebuilding experience do you have?
A: David Rogers, Sr. has owned his own home building business for almost 25 years. He has been involved in different areas of the construction industry for a total of 35 years. Prior to founding David Rogers Homes, he worked as a construction manager for a local builder. Brandon Rogers, V.P. and Construction Manager, has over 15 years of construction experience. David Rogers, Jr., V.P. of Sales & Marketing, has over 8 years of experience.Q: Who supervises your construction? Do you have superintendents?
A: David Rogers Homes has great sub-contractors, but we also have experienced three Project Coordinators to oversee their work. They have over 30 years of combined construction experience.Q: How long have your sub-contractors worked for you?
A: David Rogers Homes' subcontractors have worked with us for an average of 10 years, some since the founding of the company.Q: Are you a locally owned company or based out of town?
A: David Rogers Homes was founded in Lubbock, and its headquarters will always remain in Lubbock. Most of David Rogers Homes' owners, Project Superintendents, and Project Coordinators are from the Lubbock area and are active in the community.Q: Can I customize my home, or am I limited in what I can change or add?
A: David Rogers Homes is a custom homebuilder. You are able to choose from one of our many custom home designs and design it to fit your individual needs and lifestyle. Your new home should reflect your personality, not someone else's. We are also able to build custom designs that are brought to us.Q: How long does it take to build a home?
A: From the time of contract, it takes approximately 5-6 months to build your new home.Q: Can I contact past customers at random?
A: David Rogers Homes encourages potential customers to randomly pick any of our customers to contact.Q: Do you have a permanent location, such as a model home?
A: David Rogers Homes has two model homes at 6507 70th street and 5826 112th street. We also employ a team of Project Coordinators to take you from contract to closing and beyond.Q: Is your company financially stable?
A: David Rogers Homes has a great relationship with banks, mortgage companies, and suppliers. We are consistently one of the top 5 builders in the Lubbock area.Q: Do you have a clear, written warranty program?
A: Every David Rogers home is guaranteed by our Home Warranty Service Program. Each new home includes 1-year workmanship and materials warranty, 2-year systems warranty, and 10-year structural warranty.Q: What sets you apart from other builders?
A: David Rogers Homes is consistently one of the leading custom builders in Lubbock. Our reputation for building an exceptional home of high quality is among the best in the city. When selling an existing home, many Lubbock Realtors make it a point to say it was built by David Rogers Homes. In addition to our reputation of building homes of high quality, we also have an outstanding record of customer service. Our ability to customize our home designs to fit our customers' most specific needs at an affordable price have made us the choice of hundreds of Lubbock homebuyers.