Michael was a pleasure to work with: He kept us fully informed as to the process of construction; he made helpful
suggestions regarding types and sources of materials; he frequently gave us a very clear accounting of how much
had been spent; when our ideas for changes to the plans were poor ones (which we later realized was
the case) he tactfully told us this, but when the changes made sense, he was very willing to make them. Most
important, we ended up with a house we consider to be wonderful."
"I would be hard pressed to find another builder of Michael Chandler's skill and integrity. He has a
good eye, and I trust him to come up with fine details and finishes that complement the architectural
Showing octagonal dining porch.
Architecture by Giles Blunden.
|Barrel Vault Ceiling|
Curved ceiling, curved wall, curved window. The wood on the ceiling fits the wall so well no trim was needed between ceiling and wall. Site built window and curved window sill is 16' 4" wide with a 40" bow.
|Fireplace with kitchen behind|
Curved fireplace mantel is carved from solid slabs of Virginia soapstone.
Chandler Design-Build recently designed and built an addition to Paul and Patricia Fullagar's and to Meg Henschel's homes. Our policy is that we only remodel homes we were the original builder on.