• Company Overview

    Passionately Building Homes
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We aren’t like other builders, our principles are built on a foundation of longtime friendships, local involvement, and giving back. Classic Builders is a dedicated team of home building and construction professionals with strong, lifelong ties to the Des Moines, Iowa area. This team of talented professionals has grown Classic Builders into one of the leading, most trusted home builders in Central Iowa. Classic Builders is a company with heart. We don’t just build homes; we believe in investing in local and global communities. Our team brings extensive experience, friendly customer service, and sincere warmth to every home and every customer with whom they work.

Our strong philanthropic company philosophy sets us apart from our competitors. We pride ourselves on being a part of the communities in which we build. Not only do we think locally but we act globally too as we strive to stay ahead of the curve on energy efficiency to minimize our carbon footprint and maximize homeowners’ savings. All of our homes are now HERS Energy Certified. You receive standard: sealed duct work, high efficiency furnace, and even the windows are "LO-e" from Windsor Windows. Ask about the tax savings available by installing a Geo-Thermal heating and cooling system!

Our standard features are another builder's upgrades. Standard Features Include: 3 cm granite countertops throughout the home (all surfaces), Painted Trim, over fifty 18"-20" tiles to pick from, over 100 custom tile backsplash designs, Craftsman or Traditional style wood trim throughout, custom built fireplaces, fully sodded lots, and upgraded Shaw carpet - ALL STANDARD!

Since 2006, Classic Builders has built over 650 new homes. Over 85% of these homes have been custom built. With every home, we offer a 1 year builder warranty, and we have a full time warranty person on staff. It is our goal to keep you satisfied before, during, and after you move into your new Classic Builders home.

Throughout the past decade, Classic Builders has become the Des Moines Metro's top custom single family home builder. Classic Builders specializes in custom building energy efficient, award winning floor plans. We allow our customers to make changes to our existing plans and we also have building lots available all over the Des Moines Metro Area. Classic Builders passionately builds homes for people. We have strong company values that include energy innovation and top quality customer service.

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Des Moines Register Feature Article - Development and Growth of Classic Builders

Floor Plans & Base Pricing

All of our homes are built with honor, quality, and design in mind. We build every one of our homes with the end goal of making you fall in love. It is our honor to design and build the place that you will be proud to call home.