DREAM HOMES DONE RIGHT
Consistently recognized as a leader in custom home building.
Trusted Local Builders
Building custom homes in Pittsboro, Chapel Hill, and Raleigh.
Putting our clients’ vision first for over 20 years.
Adapting our process to fit the needs of each client with our versatile team
Ensuring your next dream home is uniquely you.
Do it right with Dunning Custom Homes
See how President, John Dunning’s dedication to building unique, luxury homes and strong relationships have resulted in one-of-a-kind experiences.
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John Lucas Dunning is an NC State Wolf Pack alumnus with a degree in Supply Chain and Operations Management where he won awards for his consulting work with Duke Energy. After graduation and a brief stint in the corporate world he chose the entrepreneur path: the family business that his father has built over the past 20 years. John Lucas’ skills are an asset to the company that allow him to oversee purchasing, scheduling, quality control and various other job-site logistics.
John Lucas Dunning
Words From Our Clients
"During a recent transfer to Chapel Hill, our search for a new home quickly came to an end when we found our Parade of Homes winner by Dunning Custom Homes. After looking at several homes in the area, we were immediately impressed with the style, attention to detail and quality of construction which were obvious in our new home"
"...John was able to give us straight forward advice about construction and material choices with an eye to helping us stay on budget. We were delighted with the quality of construction and the craftsmanship of his crews as well as several aesthetic solutions John personally designed..."
"John possess qualities that are very rare in the housing industry. You will not meet a more honest and trusting individual. John consistently conducts himself with integrity and the highest of moral standards. John was fully invested in the building of our beautiful home. He was available any day and anytime we needed him. The result for us is a beautiful home that five months after we have moved in is still getting rave reviews. The craftsmanship and attention to detail of his subcontractors is excellent. John pays great attention to details, provided us many ideas and solutions and was always open to our ideas as well. You will not find a better builder to partner with than John."
"John was incredibly involved in the entire process from the smallest details to the big picture. He continually educated us on the building process, listened to us and made it a point to construct a home that reflected our design style while continually making suggestions and improvements to the plan that would keep us within budget, yet enhance the craftsmanship of our home"
"I have seldom seen anyone in any profession or business venture exhibit the kind of enthusiasm and deep concern for both his clients and the finished work product as ...demonstrated by John Dunning. John has integrity to the core and we could have built this entire house on a handshake"
"John was able to give us straight forward advice about construction and material choices with an eye to helping us stay on budget. We were delighted with the quality of construction and the craftsmanship of his crews as well as several aesthetic solutions John personally designed"
"John has a strong relationship with trades and subcontractors and pointed us to vendors who were knowledgeable, and trustworthy. John was available for questions throughout the entire building process and maintained a hands-on approach that made us feel we were in good hands. The attention to detail paid to our home continues to impress our friends and family"