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Lake House Builds

Imagine waking up to sweeping lake views outside your window. Boating, fishing, and watersports beckon steps from your back door. As the sunset paints the sky in dazzling hues, you relax on your spacious deck overlooking the serene waters.

Make this dream a reality by building your own stunning lake house with J&J. As experienced lake home builders, we create beautifully designed houses that maximize the enjoyment of the lake lifestyle.

Our specialized team handles every step of barn dominium building seamlessly. From site preparations preserving rural scenery to interior designs reflecting your style, everything is addressed.

The Lake House You've Always Wanted

Feel the stress melt away as you look out over sparkling waters from your new custom-designed lake retreat.
With walls of windows and multi-level decks, your lake house fully immerses you in the sights, smells, and sounds that attracted you to lake living in the first place.
Entertaining is effortless in spacious great rooms opening right onto the lake. Wake up energized in a primary suite with phenomenal views. Store your boat easily in oversized garages with drive-through access.
At J&J, we build lake houses that match your lifestyle. Maximize leisure time on the water with family and friends by building your dream home tailored to lakefront living.

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FAQs About Building a Lake House

Strategic architectural designs, window placement, multi-level exterior living space, and indoor/outdoor floorplan flow all maximize the enjoyment of the lakefront.

We utilize specialized materials and construction techniques suited to lakefront properties, like steel pilings, composite decking, and equipment docks.

Typically 8-14 months depending on permitting and weather. We provide a detailed timeline covering each phase.

Our team tailors the design and build to your unique waterfront property. We address challenges like erosion, regulations, floods, and more.

Quite simply, our decades of experience in lake home construction, focus on quality craftsmanship, and superb client service make us the right choice.

Building Your Ideal Lake House with J&J

The lake home experts at J&J leverage decades of experience building residences along shorelines. We handle every aspect of bringing your dream design to life.

First, we spend time getting to know your vision, priorities, and lifestyle. How do you plan on using your lake house? We then create a fully customized floorplan maximizing lake views and your enjoyment of the water.

Our experienced team handles permitting, site prep, demolition of existing structures, and new construction/remodeling. We utilize quality materials selected to withstand the lakefront climate. With constant project oversight, we deliver on timelines, budgets, and beyond.

Throughout the process, we provide exceptional service experience through transparency, communication, and collaboration. Building your dream home on the water should be fun—our expertise handles the rest.

Before you know it, you’ll be enjoying sunsets from your porch overlooking the glittering lake views of your stunning new custom-built J&J lake house.

J&J Delivers Exceptional Lake Houses

At J&J Home Builders, outstanding service comes naturally. We are passionate about taking the time to truly understand your vision, lifestyle, and budget. Our expertise handles the rest—designing and building your dream lake house to the highest quality.
We look forward to immersing you in the lake lifestyle you’ve always desired, maximizing your enjoyment of activities like boating, fishing, swimming, and watersports. We achieve this through personalized design that optimizes lake views, access, and amenities.
Build the lakefront home you’ve always envisioned with experienced professionals dedicated to your satisfaction. Contact J&J Custom Homes to get started creating your lakeside sanctuary!

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Igniting the Joy of Homeownership

Welcome to J and J Custom Homes and Remodeling, Monticello’s Premier custom home building and design firm. With a strong commitment to excellence, we have been transforming visions into dream homes for years, serving our community with unrivaled dedication and passion.

Our team is composed of highly skilled and creative professionals who have acquired a wealth of experience in the industry. We are known for our meticulous attention to detail, innovative design solutions, and superior craftsmanship. We take pride in our ability to build beautiful, functional, and energy-efficient homes that truly reflect the unique personality and lifestyle of our clients.

We believe that home is where your story begins. It’s more than just a structure; it’s a place where memories are created, where laughter echoes, and where love resides. We understand the importance of your investment, that’s why we are dedicated to providing you with a seamless, enjoyable, and rewarding building process.

Our approach is collaborative, personalized, and transparent, ensuring that every project is a reflection of our clients’ dreams and aspirations. We are committed to delivering homes that stand the test of time, both in design and construction.

Whether you are looking to build your dream home from scratch or remodel your existing one, we are here to make the process stress-free and enjoyable. Let us help you turn your dream home into a reality.

Jason Sikes



Why Choose J & J Custom Homes?

At J&J Custom Homes, every decision we make throughout the building process is focused on exceeding your expectations for craftsmanship, budget management, and completion. With over a decade of experience building custom homes in Monticello and the surrounding areas, we have an exceptional track record of successful projects and happy clients.

Unwavering Budget Commitment

At J & J Custom Homes, we understand the anxiety surrounding unexpected costs. That's why our in-depth cost estimate and fixed price quotation are not just numbers on a paper, but our promise to you. We are dedicated to transparency, ensuring there are no hidden surprises. When you choose us, you're choosing a partner committed to making your dream home a reality within your set budget.

Time-Conscious Construction

Time is of the essence, especially when building your dream home. We respect your excitement and anticipation, which is why our construction schedules are not just deadlines but a commitment. Our efficient processes and diligent team ensure that every project is completed punctually, allowing you to step into your dream without unnecessary delays.

Consistent Communication Channels

One of the common concerns homeowners have is being kept in the dark. At J & J Custom Homes, we've integrated consistent communication into our 8-step process. Whether it's weekly email updates, texts, or site visits, we ensure you're not just informed but involved. Your peace of mind is our priority.

Trust Built Over Time

Your home is a significant investment, and trust is paramount. Our reputation in Monticello isn't just built on bricks and mortar but on years of trust, reliability, and genuine client relationships. Owner Jason Sikes and our entire team uphold the highest integrity standards, ensuring you're placing your dream in safe, trustworthy hands.

Exquisite Craftsmanship Quality

A home is more than just walls and a roof; it's a reflection of your aspirations and lifestyle. Our team's superior craftsmanship ensures that every corner, every detail of your home, speaks volumes about quality. We don't just build homes; we craft masterpieces that stand the test of time in both design and durability.


When you choose J & J Custom Homes, you're not just choosing a builder; you're choosing a dedicated partner who understands, values, and realizes your dream with unrivaled passion and expertise. Let us make your home-building journey as memorable as the home itself.

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The J & J Process

We follow an 8-step process to ensure every project is completed on time, on budget, and to your highest satisfaction. Communication, teamwork, and responsibility guide us from initial consultation through keys in hand.

1. Initial Consultation

Reach out for an obligation-free initial meeting. We'll send you a questionnaire to gather details about your vision.

2. Site Visit

We'll visit your property to gain a deeper understanding of your needs. You can share all relevant photos, ideas, and inspiration.

3. Meet With Architect

We'll connect you with an architect (ours or yours) who understands our processes, ensuring designs reflect constructability and budget.

4. In-Depth Cost Estimate

We'll provide an itemized budget, material selections, and estimated timeline so you know the total investment required before signing.

5. Fixed Price Quotation

While permit approval is pending, we'll finalize your quotation. Once approved, we'll sign all agreements and discuss the next steps.

6. Client Agreement

We'll outline our obligations in a commencement agreement, then manage it per the building contract—reviewing all aspects during signing.

7. Construction

We'll adhere to schedules, providing weekly updates via email, texts, and site visits to keep you informed every step of the way.

8. Completion and Handover

Congratulations! We'll work through our completion checklist, rectifying any issues before handing over your gorgeous new space.

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