Episode 18: What Does it Cost? | Whole-Home Renovations & Additions

Mar 7, 2023

In this episode:

In this second episode of the “What Does It Cost” season 2, an architect and two builders get together to discuss the costs associated with whole-home renovations and additions for custom homes.  Both Jeremy McFarland and Matt Sneller have been in the business of residential new custom home builds and remodels for decades and bring their experience to the table, along with our host, Curtis Lawson.

They dive into the cost drivers, overlooked hidden costs, how to arrive at a realistic budget, and last but not least, building the right team. Get educated on how to move forward on a custom home project with the expertise of these 3 residential custom home professionals.

About our Guests:

An Austin native, Matt Sneller graduated from Texas A&M University and began working his way up the ranks of commercial construction, through production building and finally to custom home building and remodeling. He and his wife Jenny founded Sneller Custom Homes & Remodeling in 2011, where Matt remains passionate about the industry, and loves bringing fresh designs and ideas into peoples’ homes.

A native Texan, Jeremy studied Environmental Design at Texas A&M University and then received his Master of Architecture from Arizona State University and has 25 years of experience in the architectural profession.  At Brickmoon, Jeremy has built one of the most visionary and innovative design firms in the Houston area.  Throughout his career, Jeremy has been singled out for his remarkable listening skills, his strong personal relationships with clients, his willingness to go the extra mile, and his creative solutions to practical challenges.  He is passionate about great houses and happy homeowners.


Guest: Matt Sneller
Business Title: Owner
Company: Sneller Custom Homes
Website: https://www.snellercustomhomes.com/

Guest: Jeremy McFarland
Business Title: Managing Partner, Architect
Company: BrickMoon Design
Website: https://www.brickmoondesign.com/

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