NEWS & INFORMATION

  • Recently built Craftsman-style home near Lake Murray – Video and Photos

    December 1, 2015

    Custom Home Details Nestled in the Lake Murray community of Pintail Point, this 4384 sq ft Craftsman-style home near Lake Murray boasts 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms on a half-acre lot. Hardwood floors are 3 ¼ site-finished oak, with carpeted areas having 25-year padding. Throughout the home, there’s an abundance of custom cabinetry with soft-close doors and drawers, as well as delightfully useful organizational features. Many extras adorn this extraordinary... Continue reading >>

  • Video of One of Our Homes

    October 29, 2015

    Click below to watch a video of one of our recently completed homes – Continue reading >>

  • Dunbar Builders Celebrates A Generation of Custom Home Building

    March 5, 2014

    The year was 1994. The Dallas Cowboys won the Super Bowl, Forrest Gump was the top grossing film, the U.S. housing market was beginning a comeback after a four-year slump, and Pat Dunbar established Chapin, SC-based Dunbar Builders Inc. A graduate of Indiana University School of Business, Dunbar founded his custom homebuilding business after serving in the U.S. Air Force and working for many years in banking and finance. An... Continue reading >>

  • Southern Living Custom Builder Program Renews Dunbar Builders’ Membership For 2014

    February 26, 2014

    CHAPIN, SC – Dunbar Builders Inc. has been selected for the third year to be part of the Southern Living® Custom Builder Program. Dunbar Builders is one of approximately 100 builders chosen for the annual builder program sponsored by Southern Living magazine, one of the largest monthly consumer magazines in the United States with a circulation of 2.8 million and reaching 16 million readers monthly. Each year, Southern Living carefully... Continue reading >>

  • Dunbar Builders is People’s Choice at 2013 Parade of Homes

    October 8, 2013

    More than 8,200 people attended the 2013 Parade of Homes, presented by the Home Builders Association of Greater Columbia (HBAGC), during its 16-day run at Sweetbay in Woodcreek Farms. Every attendee had an opportunity to vote for his or her favorite home design and interior design in the People’s Choice Awards. These awards are highly sought after by the builders and interior designers each year. The People’s Choice Award for... Continue reading >>

  • Dunbar Builders Wins Best Kitchen, Best Master Bedroom in 2013 Parade of Homes

    September 24, 2013

    Dunbar Builders Inc. has won Best Kitchen and Best Master Bedroom awards in the 2013 Parade of Homes presented by the Home Builders Association of Greater Columbia. The Parade is open until Sept. 29 at Sweetbay in Woodcreek Farms. The award-winning Dunbar kitchen features silestone quartz countertops, a spacious island, GE Monogram appliances and custom cabinetry from Schrader Kitchens + Furniture, with interior designer Pamela Trussell added the finishing touches... Continue reading >>

  • Dunbar Builders Names Todd Lewis Director of Purchasing & Construction Management

    April 10, 2013

    Dunbar Builders Inc. has named Todd R. Lewis its Director of Purchasing and Construction Management. Lewis brings 28 years of industry experience to the custom homebuilding firm, having worked for many years in sales for building materials companies. A native of Lexington, SC, Lewis is a graduate of Lexington High School and the University of South Carolina. He has been a licensed residential builder for 12 years. “Todd’s knowledge of... Continue reading >>

  • Southern Living Renews Dunbar Builders As A Custom Builder Program Member

    February 15, 2013

    COLUMBIA, SC – Dunbar Builders Inc. has been selected for the second year to be part of the Southern Living® Custom Builder Program. Dunbar Builders is one of approximately 100 builders chosen for the 20th annual builder program sponsored by Southern Living magazine, one of the largest monthly consumer magazines in the United States with a circulation of 2.8 million and reaching 16 million readers monthly. Each year, Southern Living... Continue reading >>

  • Dunbar Builders featured in Columbia Metropolitan magazine

    November 1, 2012

  • Dunbar Builders featured in ‘Ask The Home Experts’, Columbia Metropolitan Magazine

    June 1, 2012

    Q&A with some of Columbia’s experts in the home and garden industries. Q: Why is maintenance so important with my air conditioning system? A: Most maintenance visits, when professionally performed, reduce the operating cost of the equipment substantially and extend the longevity of the equipment. Often the cost of the maintenance agreement is recovered by savings on your utility bill. A maintenance agreement keeps the homeowner advised of the condition... Continue reading >>

  • Dunbar Builders Heard On WVOC-560AM

    November 14, 2011

    Click below to hear Dunbar Builders on WVOC 560AM in Columbia. Continue reading >>

  • Dunbar Builders Selected For Membership In Southern Living Custom Builder Program

    August 15, 2011

    COLUMBIA, SC – Dunbar Builders Inc.has been selected for membership in the Southern Living Custom Builder Program. The Columbia area homebuilder is one of 100 builders chosen for the eighteenth year of the exclusive Southern Living builder program. Each year, Southern Living carefully selects members based on their reputation among local businesses and consumers; strength of presence in their respective markets; superior quality and attention to detail; innovative style; and... Continue reading >>