Custom Homes

South Austin Urban home built by Ideal Custom Homes

From traditional contemporary homes to the more modern urban style homes, Ideal Custom Homes can build you the custom home that you desire. With nearly 30 years of custom home building experience, Archie Cheatham offers an personal building relationship and an uncanny attention-to-detail that no other Central Texas Builder can match.



An Ideal Custom Homes remodel will not only fix any known issues but will also create your dream home and stay within your budget. Move the slider or click on the image above to see the before and after photos of a major remodel Ideal Custom Homes completed in Southwest Austin.

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Current Projects

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Ideal Custom Homes is currently constructing 4 homes in Dripping Springs, Texas. All of the homes are traditional in style. There are 7 lots owned by Ideal Custom Homes in Dripping Springs that will be prepped for construction soon. Please contact Archie for more information on any of these current projects.

Archie Cheatham is the President and Owner of Ideal Custom Homes and has been building top-quality homes in Central and Southeast Texas for nearly 30 years. Whether it's a starter home in Austin or a multi-million dollar mansion in the Texas Hill Country, Ideal Custom Homes utilizes high quality materials and top rated subcontractors.

Archie Cheatham builds every home with the same care and attention to detail that he put into his own Dripping Springs home. To enforce this, every Ideal Custom Home comes with a Standard Builder Warranty from the Bonded Builders Warranty Group plus many other standard amenities you won't find with other builders.

Archie Cheatham and Ideal Custom Homes are proud to offer new homes in the Central Texas and Texas Hill Country area that have earned the ENERGY STAR® label. ENERGY STAR qualified new homes are substantially more energy efficient than homes built to the minimum code requirements. Ideal Custom Homes ENERGY STAR qualified new homes are independently verified by a third-party Home Energy Rater to ensure they meet ENERGY STAR energy efficiency guidelines. These homes are better for the environment and better for you.

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Remember, Ideal Custom Homes will design any home to your specifications and is happy to build on your lot.

True affordability doesn't end with the purchase - it begins at there.



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Ideal Custom Homes is a member of the Better Business Bureau

Texas Hill Country Location

Texas Hill Country Location

Ideal Custom Homes
1010 Sundance Ridge Rd
Dripping Springs, TX 78620-4261

(512) 829-5112