Lake Sunapee Region’s
Premier Custom Home Builder

Welcome to Talbot Builders, the premier custom home builder in the Lake Sunapee Region. With over 35 years of experience and a legacy of designed and expertly crafted homes in the Lake Sunapee area, we pride ourselves on our commitment to quality, originality, and functionality. Our skilled team, backed by unrivaled customer service, is dedicated to making your dream home a reality. Let us help you turn your vision into a place you can call home.

Begin the Journey of Crafting Your Dream Home

With Talbot Builders, your aspirations for a custom home can truly flourish. Our team is committed to closely working with you, giving life to your unique vision through a home that's not only built with exceptional quality but also tailored to your individual needs. Our skilled team, coupled with our robust network of the region's most esteemed architects and trusted subcontractors, will turn your dream into a reality and build a custom home you will cherish for years on end.

Our Design + Build Process

Talented People. Exceptional Homes

At Talbot Builders, owner and craftsman Craig T. Howe brings over 35 years of experience in residential construction. With expertise in both craftsmanship and project management, Craig leads a talented team dedicated to delivering unparalleled quality and superior customer service. Discover the unparalleled service of Talbot Builders, where we exceed your every expectation in creating New Hamsphire's most stunning homes.

Our Story

Featured Projects


''Our experience with the team at Talbot Builders and Craig Howe was extraordinary. We are truly living in our dream home. Our long lists of wants and needs were delightfully and creatively woven into our design. Thank your Talbot!''
— TL & GL, Sunapee, New Hampshire
''With our large family we needed a major renovation on our antique home. Craig's knowledge and love of architectural features brought to life a beautiful design that modernized our home yet kept it's 1800's charm. We couldn't be happier and would highly recommend Talbot Builders.''
— JK, New London, New Hampshire
''We can not recommend Talbot Builders more highly. They are tidy workers and perfectionists, who take the ultimate pride in producing a top notch end result. They were a pleasure to work with and to have around our home.''
— TH & BH, New London, New Hampshire

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