FAQ

What kind of upgrades does Fox Custom Homes offer?

We offer many types of upgrades and options. Some examples are listed below. For pricing and specific details, please contact us. Upgrades & Options: Granite Countertops Hardwood floors Skylights & Solar Tubes Fireplaces Upgraded Roof Basements Heat Pump, A/C and Air Cleaners Generator Switch Decks & Railings Veneer Stone Accents Exterior Key Pad for Garage … Continue Reading

Do I have to do any of the construction myself?

No. The Showcase Series does not require you to do any construction. We have standard options for your flooring, countertops, appliances, cabinets, and lighting as well as several upgrade options. This allows you to actively customize your home without having to get your hands dirty. Click here to view to Showcase Series specifications. If you are interested … Continue Reading

What are some of the products Fox Custom Homes uses?

Fox Custom Homes has long and lasting relationships with our suppliers and subcontractors. We strive to use the best products for your home while keeping costs and the environment in mind. Below are a few of our vendors, products and suppliers.           

How do I find land?

We suggest working with a realtor who is a land specialist. Most real estate offices have one. These days, you can find land on real estate websites or even sites like craigslist. Once you have found the lot that is perfect for your new home, we would be happy to visit it. We will make sure that the … Continue Reading

What are Fox Custom Homes’ standard features?

Please visit the Plans page and click on the Silver or Showcase Features link to open a PDF of our standard features.

Can I make changes to the floor plans?

Changes are always welcome! Rarely do we ever build a home exactly as shown. Our skilled design team and they can assist in making the right changes. There is usually no charge for moving interior walls.

What is site work?

The part of your construction project that is called ‘site work’ is typically everything that is not part of the physical structure of the house itself. This includes grading and  excavation, as well as installation of the septic and infiltration systems, utilities, and driveways. Fox Custom Homes has extensive experience in site work and can tailor the perfect package … Continue Reading

Can I do any of the construction myself?

Yes! We offer a Silver Package, in which your home will be built up to the sheetrock with the plumbing and electrical roughed-in, allowing you complete the remaining work yourself.  Please contact us for more details.

How long does it take to build a custom home?

Building an average custom home in the Pacific Northwest can take anywhere from 6 to 9 months, depending on the permit process, weather conditions and other circumstances. If you choose to do parts of the construction yourself, then we will work with you around your schedule to complete your home.

Where does Fox Custom Homes build?

Fox Custom Homes builds in the greater Puget Sound area between Snohomish and Lewis Counties. Unfortunately, at this time we do not build east of the Cascades. Contact us with your address and we can determine whether your lot is within our service area.

How do I begin to obtain financing for my construction project?

Please visit our Financing page

What is the typical building process?

Below are the basic steps in the building process. The typical building process can vary from property to property. Fox Custom Homes will be happy to review your project and explain the process in more detail when you are ready.  The Property- Where you build is as important and what you build. We can assist in … Continue Reading