FAQs - Martin Combs Custom Homes | Eastern Iowa Home Builder

Frequently Asked Questions

Please read on for our most frequently asked questions, and Contact Us anytime for answers to your most detailed questions about building a home.

Can you work with a smaller budget?

Yes. Primarily, the homes we are asked to build are — on average — 1,600 square feet and about $230,000. But Martin Combs Custom Homes can build a home to meet your budget, from about $200,000 on up.

Can you help with design?

Yes. We have designed and modified floor plans many times. In addition, we will assist you with the many choices that need to be made when you build your home.

How long will it take to build my home?

Typically, we complete a home within about 100 days of digging the foundation. Weather can be a factor during building, but Martin Combs Custom Homes does its best to work around it.

Where do you build homes?

Most of our construction takes place in Marion and Cedar Rapids. However, we are willing to build around the Corridor region, including Anamosa, Center Point, Mount Vernon, Solon, North Liberty, Iowa City and Coralville.

Can changes be made to floor plans, materials, etc.?

Absolutely. Everyone’s needs, wants and tastes are different. We will guide you through the many selections, from flooring to trim, countertops to tile.

What if I have a question or concern when I move in?

Martin Combs Custom Homes wants to address any concerns you have as soon as you arrive in your new home. Please call us immediately so we can ensure your satisfaction, peace of mind and comfort.

Can I talk to others who live in a Martin Combs Custom Home?

Yes. Please ask us for references and see the Testimonials page for several comments from satisfied homeowners.