Specializing in Cabins, Cottages, Small Houses, Tiny
Houses, Studios &
Cabins, Small Houses, Cottages, Tiny
Houses and Studio
Workshops are my specialty and passion.
As an Oregon
contractor & experienced builder - BHS Contracting can
be there with you, as partners, every step of the way. I am open
to any type of project, city or
country, big or small.
I will consider projects at
any location in Oregon.
If you have a special area and project please let me know.
Please check with me on my newest Custom Cabin
Specials at Detroit Lake!
your own cabin and land at beautiful
Lake - in Detroit, Oregon
Featuring a custom cabin on your choice of several
.25 - 1 acre rural lots - In the Heart of the Cascades,
walk to Detroit Lake, near the N. Santiam and Breitenbush Rivers,
Mt Jefferson Wilderness and much more. Year-round recreational
opportunities with small town services and
Cabin designs range from 600-1500 square feet w/
many optional add-on features.
starting at only $145,000. (cabin, lot and all
building and financial options available.
Go to our
Detroit Lake Custom Cabins - for more online
information on what I can offer
email or call me for more information on this great
Building a Small Home, Cabin, Cottage
or Studio Workshop is a big endeavor. It's
your dream come to life... a place that reflects your unique style and your
needs. Even when building a smaller home or cabin there are many details to think about, starting with
your design, the initial planning stages, financing details and permits,
and finally the building itself. I am here to help you
and would like to work with you on your
I can help you design,
plan and build -
Workshops & Studios
Eco/Green Building Options
Building Plans and Cabin Kit Options also available
for the "Do-It-Yourself" Homebuilder
Experience - As a licensed Oregon
contractor I have been in the building & design
business for over 25 years. I am here to help you...from
Start to Finish! From the 100 sq ft workshop to the 1,500 sq
ft home...and everything in between...I can make your ideas and dreams
come to life!
Check out my
Lake Custom Cabin
webpage for sample cabin pictures, plans and financial
everything I offer at Detroit Lake can be applied to other areas
of Oregon as well.
Green/Eco-Building and Off the Grid Living
- I am also very interested and experienced in
green building, using natural sustainable products, allergy
free products, energy efficient building techniques and off
the grid living. I am here to consult and guide you as
and as a partner in your project.
I will always work with your budget! My
Cabins, Small Houses, Cottages and Workshops are both affordable
and high quality. My prices vary per project, but you
let me know what you specifically need and I can give you an
accurate and affordable cost estimate.
for people who need help planning, building or designing their
house and property. Please go to my webpage or contact me for more info.
As a free starting guide from BHS Contracting, here are some important
issues to remember when planning your project -
Site Plans are usually required and necessary when
planning your house, cabin or cottage
Have a vision of what you want, then draw up a building
plan. Start with a rough sketch, then get a contractor,
architect or draftsperson to help with the details
Check on legal planning with the City, State and County
Check on permits and cost of development fees
Have an Accurate Budget with breakdown of costs
Work on the Financial Planning for your loan and building costs
Have Detailed Construction Costs with a contingency fund built
Be aware of Rural Issues - Septic, Well, Road, Weather, Access, Fire
Research types of Materials to Use - quality vs cost vs budget
Check on the timeline of planning, permit process and construction
contact me to discuss
Let me help you with this process!
senior, retirement and limited income discounts.
Free consultations. I would love
to help you make your dreams come true.
BHS Contracting - Brian