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Why trust Smallhomes?
Licensed in California over 35 years as a B01-General Contractor. Also holds C02-Insulation, C20-HVAC, C36-Plumbing, C46-Solar and D65-Weatherization. We have designed and built hundreds of residential homes in the greater Bay Area. We promote San Jose’s “Zero Net Carbon Building” program. We actively participate in PG&E’s "Zero Net Energy" awareness workshops. And we have maintained an (A+) rating with the Better Business Bureau for over 20 years.
We are proud to be on the cutting edge of the Accessory Dwelling Unit market. We have designed and built multiple solar homes in the Lake Tahoe area. Our homes are designed for beauty, comfort, low noise, air quality using energy efficient appliances and green materials. Our designs not only exceed the minimum code standards but strive to reach the Net Zero Specifications.
It is our goal to provide the highest quality, energy efficient, ADA compliant Accessory Dwelling Units. We design your homes for comfort and sustainability. You participation is encouraged throughout the entire project. The new dwelling will not only be a comfortable place to live, but a great investment. You can rent your ADU out for a substantial income, as well as, it will increase the value of your property.
The Design Build Index ©
All of our projects follow the Design Build Index ©. This is a complete list of all the Phases and Materials needed to complete your individual project. This provides you a description of your project in a clear and transparent list of the work, costs, and schedule and, price that we will stick too.
Contact us If you are interested in purchasing the Design Build Index Estimating Software $299