Ideal Custom Homes

Ideal Custom Homes – Your Custom Home Builder

Archie Cheatham is the President and Owner of Ideal Custom Homes and has been building top-quality homes in Central and Southeast Texas for nearly 30 years. Whether it’s a starter home in Austin or a multi-million dollar mansion in the Texas Hill Country, Ideal Custom Homes utilizes high quality materials and top rated subcontractors.

Archie Cheatham builds every home with the same care and attention to detail that he put into his own Dripping Springs home. To enforce this, every Ideal Custom Home comes with a Standard Builder Warranty from the Bonded Builders Warranty Group plus many other standard amenities you won’t find with other builders.

Archie Cheatham and Ideal Custom Homes are proud to offer new homes in the Central Texas and Texas Hill Country area that have earned the ENERGY STAR® label. ENERGY STAR qualified new homes are substantially more energy efficient than homes built to the minimum code requirements. Ideal Custom Homes ENERGY STAR qualified new homes are independently verified by a third-party Home Energy Rater to ensure they meet ENERGY STAR energy efficiency guidelines. These homes are better for the environment and better for you.

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Remember, Ideal Custom Homes will design any home to your specifications and is happy to build on your lot.

True affordability doesn’t end with the purchase – it begins at there.


We are now building in Twin Lake Hills & Deer Creek – Check out our homes and compare the quality to the others – Ideal custom Homes offer upgrades and insulation packages like no other homes in this price range!