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Custom Home Builders You Can Trust

Arm River Builders is a custom homebuilder that specializes in acreage home sites in and around Washington County. Dara Childs and Nick Martinez are the owners and both live in the Brenham area.

Arm River Builders offers in-house assistance with architectural design, interior selections, rural utility options and all the other issues that must be addressed during the construction process.


When our clients select us as their home builder, We make three promises:

  • The home will be completed on schedule.
  • The home will have the quality they expect.
  • The home will not cost more than the contracted amount.

We offer, fixed price contracts, avoid change orders and have a long list of clients who will attest to this fact.

We Specialize in Texas Farmhouses in the Brenham Area

Building your dream home in the country should be an exciting journey. Let us remove the intimidation factor by giving you the facts up front. We will answer the questions that you do not know to ask. Should you choose to build, We hope to hear from you. In the meantime, please do not hesitate to call with any questions.

For more information please contact: Dara Childs @ 281-914-9416 or

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