Demystifying the Building Process

We are building a site dedicated to helping owner builders contract their own projects. Building homes isn't rocket science, it's about managing people,and a process. As you review owner builder online you will find that the primary job of a building contractor is dealing with people. You don't have to swing a hammer to build your own home.

Nov 20, 2014

Ada County Green Building Contractors

Find a green building contractor to build your home in Ada County, Idaho.

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Nov 12, 2014

Building Process Video Series Part 4: Footing Excavation

We briefly cover the 4th step in the building process, footing excavation, as part of our ongoing video series.

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Nov 11, 2014

Building Process Video 3: Cornerstaking and Layout

We continue on with the third video in our Building Process Video Series: Cornerstaking and Layout.

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Nov 11, 2014

Building Process 2: Grading

We continue our Building Process Video series with Grading.

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Nov 10, 2014

Building Process Step One: Lot Preparation

We Start our Building Process Video Series with our first video; Lot Preparation 1.

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Nov 09, 2014

Owner Builder Online: Manage Your Own Homebuilding Project

Find Valuable Owner Builder information and resources, including Building Contractor Listings, Products, Construction Videos and Information on every aspect of Residential Building.

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Nov 05, 2014

Tile Images and Videos

These are images of tile projects by The Tile Guys of San Diego,Ca

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Nov 04, 2014

Can I Afford To Finance a New Home?

People struggle in their search for affordable home financing when they intent to purchase or build a new home.

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Nov 04, 2014

Free Contractor's Directory on www.ownerbuilderonline.com

Licensed contractors, subcontractors, architects and construction suppliers on our site. Get free internet exposure for your construction related business.

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May 04, 2013

Owner Builder: Plumbing in the Building Process

Plumbing work begins at preslab for the owner builder and the plumbing contractor is one of the last trades to finish on the project.

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Mar 23, 2012

Selecting and Purchasing Windows for your Homebuilding Project

Windows have an impact on the appearance and performance of your new home.

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Mar 21, 2012

Owner Builder: Construction Safety

As the general contractor, the owner builder takes responsiblity for construction safety on the jobsite.

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Mar 13, 2012

Owner Builder Videos

Welcome to our owner builder videos page. We will be adding videos periodically. Visit often.

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Mar 10, 2012

Owner Builder: Energy Efficient Building

Energy efficient building techniques help owner builders construct a better performing home.

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Feb 18, 2012

Building Process Video 26: Rough-Plumbing

Construction Video discussing the rough plumbing portion of home construction.

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Feb 15, 2012

Building Process Video Series at www.ownerbuilderonline.com - Framing 2nd Floor

We continue construction of the Las Vegas custom home project. This video focuses on framing the second floor.

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Nov 25, 2011

Ownerbuilderonline.net Contractor's Directory

Ownerbuilderonline.net is the sister site to ownerbuilderonline.com and has a new databased contractor's directory that includes free registration, feature pages, media uploads, reviews, maps & links.

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Nov 15, 2011

Building Process Video Series

Learn the building process at www.ownerbuilderonline.com, then find contractors on our directory to bid your project.

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Nov 14, 2011

Free Contractor Directory: Search Contractors by State, County and Category.

US and Canadian Owner Builders, find contractor and subcontractor listings here to get bids for your homebuilding project.

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Sep 27, 2011

Building Process Video 17: First Floor Framing Construction

Framing Crews now assemble, stand and brace the first floor walls before setting floor trusses. We take a look at how carpenters construct the first floor of a multi-story project.

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