How much do your homes cost?
Our homes generally start around $300/SF of finished living space. This is a turn-key package that includes septic, well, driveway and site-work (depending upon specific lot).
What areas do you build in?
We currently travel within a 35 minute drive from Bridgton.
How long does it take to build a home?
The pre-construction process takes approximately 2-3 months and the constuction process takes approximately 6 months, which does depend on the size of the project and the time of year.
Do you handle all stages of pre-construction and construction including the site work?
Yes, we handle all stages of pre-construction and construction, including the site work (which includes tree clearing, the driveway, septic, and well.)
Do you offer build packages?
Yes, we do offer build packages in our development communities. Click here to view the communities and build packages we have available.
Do you have home plans to choose from?
Yes, Main Eco Homes has a wide range of floor plans that we look at together to customize your home.
Can Main Eco Homes create my home plan?
Yes! Bring your ideas, desires and visions and we will create your floor-plan together.
Can you refer me to a reputable realtor to help me with my property search?
Yes, we work closely with The Lakes Real Estate.
I see a home on your website that I really like. Can you send me the floor-plan?
No, unfortunately we do not share our floor-plans; however, reviewing our plans together is part of our pre-construction process.
Will you come out to take a look at my property?
Yes, we can come take a look at your property; however the first step is to meet at our office and visiting the site is part of our pre-construction process.
Do you do everything from start to finish?
Yes, we handle everything from start to finish. We are the only single point of contact throughout the building process and handle all aspects of the project from beginning to end.
What size homes do you build?
We build homes in all different sizes; however we are currently not building homes less than 900 SF.
Are your home plans for sale?
No, we do not sell our home plans.
What is the latest time of the year that you can start construction?
The latest time of year that we can start construction is December/January depending on snowfall and temperatures.
Do you work off architect's home plans?
Yes, we can work from an architect's home plans with the architect's permission.
Can we see one of your homes in person?
Yes, it is part of our pre-construction process to visit homes during the design phase of your project.
Do you have any homes that you are building or completed that are for sale?
Do yo have any building lots for sale?
Can you tell me about your process and how we move forward?
The first step in moving forward is to have an initial phone conversation, and the second step is to meet in-person to discuss the building process further and our services.
Do you do remodeling and additions?
Yes, typically we do handle remodeling and additions; it is on a case-by-case basis and depends on the size and scope of the work. However, at this time we are only doing new home construction projects.
Do you handle all waterfront permitting for building within the shore-land zone?
Yes, we do handle all waterfront permitting for building within the shore-land zone. One of our specialties is waterfront construction.
Do you have any temporary housing for when we build?
Yes, we do offer temporary housing for our clients that are available to rent through our sister-company, Main Eco Rentals (207-647-RENT)
Do you have storage units?
Yes, we do have storage units that are available to rent through our sister-company, Main Eco Rentals (207-647-RENT)
Are you planning on any more housing developments in other areas?
Yes, please visit our For Sale page to view properties that we have available or will be available in the near future.
Do you build log homes or Timberframe homes?
No, at this time we are not building Log or Timberframe homes.
Can I use my own subcontractors?
No, Main Eco Homes uses their own sub-contractors for their projects. This ensures control, timely scheduling, warranty and quality.
Are your homes modular?
No, our homes are not modular construction. Our homes are custom, stick-built, wood-frame construction.
Do you build during the winter?
Yes, as long as the foundation is installed prior to freezing temperatures, we can build throughout the winter.
How many homes have you built?
Main Eco Homes has built over 150 homes.
Does MEH subcontract your work or do it yourselves?
Main Eco Homes uses a combination of subcontractors and employees. MEH has a current staff of 18 employees that consist of project managers, master carpenters and design consultants.
When would you be able to start building our home?
We are currently scheduling our new builds for Summer 2021.