Monitor style structures give your building that classic barn look.

California Custom Home Builders

As a custom home builder in California, DC Builders offers all the tools necessary to make your building experience as enjoyable as possible. With our in-house design and project management teams, your building process will feel effortless. From the design stage to the finish carpentry, DC Builders can assist you with all your custom home building needs in California. Our passion for custom home building sets us apart from the competition.

We thrive on the challenges that surround custom home building — working with each of our clients to establish what they want out of a custom home. Customizing your home is an exciting and scary time, DC Builders is here to assist you every step of the way. We offer the highest quality workmanship and custom designs that can’t be found with any other custom home builder. When it comes to your dreams and your home, we know how important each and every detail is.

This custom barn home in California has a classic monitor style design.

Santa Ynez, California


This magnificent custom monitor barn in Santa Ynez, California is one of our finest projects.

This horse barn features seven horse stalls with covered turnouts, a powder room and laundry, tack room, grooming stall, and an office. The barn even includes a one bedroom caretaker’s apartment with kitchen, private bathroom, and covered patio. The front of the barn is framed by a massive timber framed porch with a stamped concrete patio, a perfect place to relax and enjoy the property with friends and family.

Dozens of custom finishes make this barn unique, from the black powder coated connection hardware, the horse-friendly rubber pavers in the center aisle, or the beautiful Douglas Fir wall coverings throughout the barn. The clerestory and gable ends are sided with cedar boards and battens.

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Starting with the proper site selection and preparation of the foundation, we select only the highest quality lumber to begin the timber frame or pole construction. We work with architects to make sure the structure is built to exact specifications. Everything from the drainage in the floor to the size of the stalls and the location of the tack room is planned to be completely functional while also being aesthetically appealing.

DC Builders has built barns in dozens of states for hundreds of clients all across the country. Our knowledgeable teams of designers and project managers have seen it all. We know what works best and will work with you to come up with the ideal design for your barn. We offer service unparalleled by any other contractor. A simple, seamless, turnkey process starting from the design to the finishing touches.


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