Frequently Asked Questions

What is design-build?

Design-build describes a project delivery system in which one entity (company) enters into a single contract with a project owner for design and construction services.


Source: http://www.dbia.org/about/Pages/What-is-Design-Build.aspx

What are the benefits of using a design-build company?

Design-build companies streamline project delivery between the designer/architect and the construction project manager. This integration increases productivity, and it results in faster project completion, cost efficiency, and fewer change orders.

At BRP Construction we are a full-service design-build team made up of skilled designers and builders. Call us for a free consultation at 1-800-BRP HOMES. Check out more information here.

What style does BRP Construction specialize in? Can you build traditional style homes?

BRP Construction specializes in contemporary and modern homes. Although we have a distinct specialty, we can build any style.

How do I know how big I can make my home if I want to add an addition?

Maximizing potential space can often be essential for growing families in small houses, especially houses built in the mid-twentieth century. BRP Construction’s Preliminary Consultation (more information is here) consists of reviewing and defining program requirements ; taking field measurements; researching existing conditions ; and undertaking preliminary code review (such as zoning). In addition, this phase provides a preliminary schematic design that describes the size, nature and character of the entire project. There will also be design meetings to refine the design and functionality of the space.

How can I obtain financing for my construction project?

There are two main types of financing for construction projects:

  1. Construction loans
  2. Home equity lines of credit:

Find out more on our Funding Your Project page, here.

How long will a full-scale remodel or addition take?

Our most recent new home build project at 6432 83rd Place Cabin John, Maryland took about 6 months to build from the date of permit issuance. We have extremely fast completion rates.

Are you licensed in Maryland?

Yes, we are a licensed New Home Builder in Montgomery County and in the State of Maryland. We are also Licensed Maryland Home Improvement Contractors and Lead Certified Renovators. For our licenses, please click here.

If I want to do a full-scale remodel where can I find temporary housing?

There are several websites that offer temporary housing listings. AirBnB is also a good option to find short-term, furnished housing.