Our Process

We believe in building the right home for you–that’s why we combine luxury, innovation and attention to detail throughout our home building process. You can expect expert design and quality materials in every Bardwell home, and whether you contract with us to build your new custom home or purchase a finished Bardwell home, you will experience what sets us apart from other homebuilders.

At Bardwell Homes, we take a client-oriented approach that uses transparency and communication to guide our clients through the Bardwell Homes process to make steps like lot selection and plan design that may seem complicated at first glance feel simple and effortless from start to finish. Whether it's ensuring that every selection meets your expectations or personalizing extra features to further customize your home, we challenge ourselves to build the most thoughtful homes in the area's most exceptional communities. 

What makes us different in the Baton Rouge area is our philosophy of dealing with each professional partners using a team approach that values our relationships with expert tradesman as opposed to seeking out the lowest bidder. Our relationships with trade partners like Looney Ricks Kiss, Kenneth Brown Design and McKnight Landscape Architects are crucial to ensure that our quality is consistent in every home, for every family. 

Bardwell Homes relies on generations of experience and reliable project delivery to keep the process simple and straightforward, thoughtful and distinct–traits that make each of our homes a joyful and effortless experience.

Getting STarted

Meet with Realtor

Heather Kirkpatrick of EXP Realty to discuss community options, lots and floor plans.

Choose a Floorplan

in your preferred community.

Meet with Bardwell Homes

to personalize architectural elements of your floor plan.


your personalized floor plan and sign contract.


Price, Terms, Plans & Specs
Phase One


Schedule Vendor Appointments

• Selections: Plumbing Fixtures and Appliances


Design Meeting #1

• Selections: Exterior Color Palette, Fireplace, Interior Trim and Cabinets
• Present Bardwell flooring options

Phase Two


Schedule Vendor Appointments

• Selections: Countertops, Electrical Fixtures, Hardware, Glass and Specialty Items


Design Meeting #2

Finalize Interior Paint Colors, Garage Door, Flooring and tie together remaining design elements


Walk Through #1

• Electrical and Technology
• M/E/P Rough-In


Walk Through #2

• Review Closet Layouts On-Site

Phase Three


Fencing & Landscaping Selections


Walk Through #3

Prepare Punch List


Walk Through #4

Review completed punch list


Build a home that's right for you

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