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Design/Build Process

One reason Milestone is the Upstate's premier custom-home builder is our dedication to our customers' needs and schedule. We know your time is valuable, so we strive to make the home-building process as simple and efficient as possible.


Phase One: Initial Meeting

  • Introduction to Milestone Custom Homes

  • Discuss your project and ideas

  • Discuss design and budget

  • Lifestyle assessment

  • Share our process and practices


Phase Two: Start designing your home

  • Discuss your preliminary plan

  • Move into further budget vs. ingredients discussion to make sure that you are getting not only the home that you want but also one that suits your lifestyle.

  • Start populating your home with ingredients

  • Discuss details and timing of your project


Phase Three: Turn your inspiration into reality

  • Start designing your home...design/specification agreement

  • Collaborative meeting with Milestone, plan designer and you!

  • Once we nail down plans, time to create the detailed specifications for your home and preliminary budget.

  • Tweak plans and ingredients


Phase Four: Final review

  • Review plans, ingredients and overall scope of project

  • Start selections

  • Complete agreement to build

  • Provide all necessary documents to HOA for approval, if applicable

  • Obtain all necessary permits

Start your project!