You've decided that you want to build a custom home in Nova Scotia and you're ready to get started.


Building a new home is the largest investment most people will make in their lifetime, which is why it is important to get it right the first time. This is your dream home, so you want to work with a custom home builder who communicates well, listens and understands your vision and has a stellar reputation.  

As one of the most well-respected custom home builders on Nova Scotia’s South Shore, we’ve been designing and building custom dream homes for over 15 years and have a trail of happy clients to prove it. Learn more about choosing the right custom home builder.

Explore our Custom Home Builds


“Our project was executed with precision and respect”

Professional, impeccable, considerate, reliable and trustworthy are the words that describe the Risser Design & Build team. Right from the first consultation to the end of job cleanup, our project was executed with precision and respect.

Barrett Risser is a true professional with great integrity and takes pride in what he does. He and and his team clearly are committed and we highly recommend them for any project you may have. This company is the definition of excellence and we were pleased to find such a quality company to do our renovations.

- Jason and Stephanie Walmark


Lake House


Lawrence Street


Green House


Bump House


Kingsburg Cottage