Why Build a Custom Home?

Why Build a Custom Home?

Why build a custom home vs. buy a home? Here’s what you have to gain with a custom build.

You are looking to move into a home to begin family life, find a new location, retire, or another reason. Whatever life stage you are experiencing, you need a place to call home. The housing options vary more than you might realize in central Maryland, one of those options being custom home building. If you are looking to live on the Maryland waterfront, you could either buy a home or build one. Why build a custom home?

Energy Efficiency

Newer homes generally are more energy-efficient than older homes. HVAC systems, electrical systems, and construction materials have improved in their ability to do their jobs without sacrificing more energy than necessary. 

Affordable Cost

People often assume that building a custom home is way more expensive than buying an existing house. However, the budget is in your control with multiple floor plan options, flexible customization, and different financing options. Shore-Line Construction, a custom waterfront home builder in central Maryland, can help you meet your new home criteria and get the best deal.

Tailored Design

Speaking of meeting criteria, a great reason to build a custom home is to fit your home to your lifestyle. Its design fits how you and your family live your life. You can find the best layout and the best features to make your home work for you. It’s not always easy to find that when house hunting, but you can with a custom home.

Great Location

Do you have a specific location in mind? Shore-Line Construction can connect you with the best homesite for you. Choosing a homesite involves its proximity to amenities, work, and community, its shape, and its geography. The property shape can affect the floor plan and vice versa; given that you might look for a waterfront home, Shore-Line can help you find a waterfront property!

Great Value

A custom home is unique and of quality construction; for this reason, you can safely expect the house to retain its value over time. Its great location, construction, and character make it attractive should you ever choose to sell.


At Shore-Line Construction, we know that your home is a reflection of you. That’s why we strive to make each home we build as beautiful as the family who will live there. We work with each of our clients to design a home that fits their needs. The end result is a durable, energy-efficient custom home that the family will enjoy for generations to come. Shore-Line Construction has been serving our customers for over 25 years, and we look forward to the opportunity to help you!

If you’re interested in learning more about what Shore-Line Construction can do for you, check out our website or give us a call at 410-574-6623. Keep up with all of the latest news by following our blog and social media pages on Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, and Houzz!

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