At C&C Partners, you can rely on our proven, team-oriented approach – a seamless design/build process that ensures high quality results in every phase of the project

C&C Partners

15-Step Design/Build Process

Phase 1

Preliminary Study

Discuss project vision, research preliminary budget, and initial design requirements to make informed decisions

Building Design Project Requirements

  • Define the building design project design program
  • Establish a preliminary budget for your project

Pre-Design Research

  • Analyze the condition of the site for your custom home design
  • Research and comply with local and governmental regulations
  • Establish the appropriate architectural design style for your custom home project

Preliminary Design

  • Review your custom home design’s conceptual drawings
  • Go over building design solutions that fall within budget

Construction Budget

  • Discuss the necessary specifications to complete your project
  • Finalize our construction budget line by line
  • Review and decide on the best engineering options

Construction Financing

  • Complete and obtain a new home construction loan
  • Obtain approval for your project
  • Receive a Good Faith Estimate with a fair cost breakdown

“Through collaborative home-owner participation, we can build the dream.”

-Michael Cunningham, GC

Phase 2

Design Development

Make initial home feature selections and manage budget

Design Development

  • Pay meticulous attention to interior and exterior architectural design details
  • Explore options to find custom construction materials

Custom Selection

  • Collaborate with interior designer
  • Begin purchasing products and accessories
  • Maximize value using exclusive builder discounts

Building Plans

  • Complete custom home project engineering
  • Coordinate with landscape architect to discuss your custom home design


  • Complete building specifications
  • Compare and analyze bids for your design build
  • Finalize budget

Permitting / Loan

  • Obtain approval from local and city governments before beginning new home construction
  • Finalize construction loan

Through our 3 phases and 15 steps, we show you a macro approach to our structured process that is proven time and time again.

Phase 3


Build a custom home with detailed plans and supervised construction


  • Ensure necessary insurance requirements
  • Submit early purchase orders
  • Release construction liens


  • Supervise new home construction
  • Design Microsoft schedule
  • Perform and ensure quality control during new home construction

Design and Build Partnership

  • Visit new home construction site with design team
  • Hold weekly meetings with design and build team

Home Orientation

  • Finalize fixture selections
  • Go over new homeowner manual

Post Construction

  • Market and sell new custom home
  • Begin our warranty process
  • New custom home maintenance


C&C Partners has been recognized as one of the elite custom-home builders in the United States by the National Association of Home Builders and Custom Home Magazine, along with being awarded Best of Houzz Design multiple years in a row.