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Mercer Island Custom Home Builder

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Mercer Island's Premier Custom Home Builder

If you’re ready to bring your dream home to life, look no further than Tennyson Homes. As a premier custom home builder on Mercer Island, we have a reputation for exceptional craftsmanship and a customer service experience that’s second to none. From the land acquisition and pre-construction phase all the way to design and building, we’ll keep you well-informed every step of the way. Our dedicated team pledges to go above and beyond to exceed your every expectation. Contact us today to get started on your Mercer Island custom home build!

Discover Our Mercer Island Custom Home Building Services

Here’s a closer look at the various services we offer to residents on Mercer Island and the surrounding areas:

Custom Home Building

Our bread and butter is custom home building. You can trust us to construct a home that matches your exact specifications. If you move forward with a custom home from us, you’ll have access to our well-rounded team of designers, architects, and builders who will handle every single detail. We’ll assist with the design, then handle permits, material selection and sourcing, construction, and more so you can sit back and relax. With Tennyson Homes, the process is seamless and enjoyable.

Comprehensive Remodels

If you love the location of your home but want to upgrade your space to accommodate your particular lifestyle and needs, a comprehensive remodel may be a good option. Once we learn more about what you envision, we’ll craft the perfect space for you and your family. You’re sure to be amazed at the transformation.

Residential Land Acquisition

Finding the ideal piece of land to construct your dream home is easier said than done. That’s where our expert team comes in. We have the specialized knowledge and resources to help you acquire land with ease. We’re very familiar with the Mercer Island area and committed to simplifying the land acquisition process for our valued clients.

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Your Ultimate Mercer Island Home Building Experience with Tennyson Homes


Land Acquisition

This is where we find the ideal location for your dream home.

Lot Inspections

An on-site lot inspection will help us determine the specifics and feasibility of your project.

Pre-Design Meetings

These meetings involve an architect and other professionals who will play a pivotal role in the process.

Ongoing Plan Review

We’ll help you review architectural drawings, site plans, specification details, and more.

Pre-Construction Reviews

You’ll receive a detailed document outlining your project's materials and specs.

Construction Management & Cost Information

Here, we’ll work our magic and keep you updated at all times to ensure your home is built on time and on budget.

Enjoy Your Forever Home

Finally, you can move in and enjoy life in your dream Mercer Island home.

See Why We are Mercer Island’s Leading Home Builder


Our company boasts a wealth of knowledge about Mercer Island homes and neighborhoods, giving us a unique edge over larger, impersonal companies.

Experienced Team

Our seasoned team has years of experience in the home building and remodeling industry. Let our unique expertise go to work for you.

Unmatched Craftsmanship

At Tennyson Homes, we use the highest quality building techniques and materials to ensure unparalleled craftsmanship that is difficult to find in today’s custom home building industry.

Unparalleled Service

We take great pride in our long-term relationships with our clients and go the extra mile to ensure you’re satisfied.

Custom Home Building FAQ

Why should I hire Tennyson Homes?

If you’re looking to build the perfect Mercer Island home, you’ll be thrilled with Tennyson Homes. Through superior craftsmanship, talented professionals, and top-of-the-line materials, we’ll leave you with a turnkey home ideal for your lifestyle.

How long does it take to build a home with Tennyson Homes?

The size and design of your home, as well as site conditions at the time of construction, will determine how long it takes to build. As soon as we finalize the details of your custom Mercer Island home, you can count on us to provide you with an accurate timeline.

Will you guide me through the entire process?

Absolutely! Whether you’re new to custom home building or a veteran, you can expect us to guide you through the process. Our knowledgeable team is committed to helping you throughout your entire home building journey.

How do you select your contractors, sub-contractors, and tradesmen?

Since we made our debut, we’ve worked tirelessly to build a quality team of contractors, sub-contractors, and tradesmen who will treat your custom home build project as if it were their own. Rest assured that each and every professional we work with has been properly vetted to ensure superior service.

Start Building Your Mercer Island Custom Home Today!

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