Sawlor Built Homes - Enjoy The Sawlor Experience when building your Custom Dream Home!

Sawlor Built Homes has been crafting custom homes in Nova Scotia since 1969. In that time, we’ve refined a process that makes the journey to your dream home every bit as enjoyable as the destination. Our process sets us apart and will deliver the custom built home you envisioned on time and on budget. We form a partnership with our clients and we work together for a common goal, building the best home possible and exceeding your expectations every step of the way.


“ We have had other good experiences with builders before but never have we grown to trust a contractor’s honesty like we have with you. Your desire to succeed by building a better home ”
“ You are a fair and honest business owner and this percolates down through your team to every level. You have very skilled, competent, thorough and personable people working on your team. ”
“ Right from the start Keith impressed us with his calm, professional demeanor, his eagerness to help and his deep knowledge of his trade. ”

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May
26
Passive House: Rain Water Collection System

Our Passive House is being built close to the ocean and in an area where a drilled or dug well is not a viable option.

May
12
Turning Your Dream Home Into a Reality!

As we started the custom trim phase of one of our projects, our Clients approached us with an issue of the Canadian Architecture & Design Magazine and asked if we could replicate the cover image in the foyer of their new home.

May
5
Energy Efficient Homes: The Better Way to Build

Today’s homes are more energy efficient than ever. With rising energy costs, high consumer demand, and builders wanting to offer the latest and greatest, energy efficiency is top of mind when building a new house.