The Bristol Springs Difference

We take great pride in the high quality home we build. The convenience of building your new custom home with Bristol Springs Custom Homes is unprecedented! As a true custom home builder, you can rest assured that you are getting the highest quality in construction materials and standards. 

Building in the Martinsburg and surrounding areas, just minutes from Winchester, VA; Hagerstown, MD and Charles Town, WV. Bristol Springs Custom Homes offers the rare luxury of working directly with the builder, so you can enjoy the personal touch with hands on building.​

A Custom Home vs A Regular Home

If one were to just merely look at a custom home and regular home, they may think they’re quite similar. In actuality, that couldn’t be more untrue.

Many houses, especially ones in suburban neighborhoods, are what is called production homes. These are houses that use designs that are made to build many similar homes over and over again. This is good for quickly and efficiently making homes to fill out a neighborhood, but it also means the homes lack a lot of individuality and generally look nearly identical to the surrounding homes.

Then there’s custom homes. These homes are one of a kind. Just about everything from the foundation to the type of flooring used is chosen by you. Building a custom house ensures that your home truly reflects you in a way that a standard house just can’t. It also can mean your home is a higher quality than a typical production home since you can choose to build it with materials that will make your home sturdy and built to last.

Why a Custom Living Room?

One of the biggest benefits of building a custom living room is the ability to personally design the layout. Your living room will undoubtedly be one of the most used rooms in your home so being able design the room to your liking is a great luxury. A luxury that you don’t have with a prebuilt living room.

A custom living room lets you decide not only the layout of everything in the room but also the look of it all as well. You have the ability to create a truly unique living room that really reflects you as a person. This level of personalization can really only be found in building a custom living room.

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custom living room in custom home

Choosing Your Own Materials.

Few rooms in your home will likely get used by you and your family as much as your living room so you surely want to make sure everything in your living room is built to last. With a premade living room, you can’t guarantee that’s the case, however. Building a custom living room CAN though.

You decide how your living room is made when you custom build one, this means you decide what materials to use when building your living room. This means you can choose to only use the finest materials to build your living room with which ensures its longevity.

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Custom Basement Layouts.

Deciding the look and layout of your is one of the most important parts of designing a custom living room. You want your living room and everything in it to look their absolute best so it’s important to consider what layout and style of living room you want. Some common types of living room styles include:


  • Country Style: A more relaxed and cozy style of living room.
  • Industrial Style: A raw style that emphasizes details like surfaces made of metal or wood and exposed pipes or ducts.
  • Rustic Style: A style of living room that is comfortable and natural.

You are given the freedom to create YOUR living room when you custom build one. You get to make the living room you want so it’s important to consider the type if living room, you want to make, but it’s also important to remember that the sky’s the limit when designing a custom living room so you really can let your imagination run wild.

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What are the costs associated with a Custom Home?

Building a custom home does come with some costs that often aren’t present when simply buying a prebuilt house. Custom homes are typically built from scratch meaning everything for the house needs to be built. The foundation, the flooring, the interiors, etc. All of it needs to be built from the ground up. This takes quite a bit of time and money.

Despite all this however, the level of choice and flexibility you have when getting your home built far outweighs the costs. A custom home is truly one of a kind and can be designed to suit your families wants and needs in a way that a prebuilt, production home cannot. Not only that, since decide what materials to use when building your home, you can ensure that you build your house using only the best materials to guarantee the longevity of your home.