Horrigan Builders Custom Home Design & Construction - Connecticut & Rhode Island

Welcome to Horrigan Builders.

Our projects utilize materials and methods that withstand the test of time. Whether you are preserving a piece of history or creating a future heirloom, Horrigan Builders is equipped to guide you in the right direction.

Our Work

Established in 1977, Horrigan Builders has built over 150 homes throughout New England.

With offices in Western Connecticut and Southern Rhode Island, we design and build elegant homes in tranquil settings that respect your style and way of life. Over a quarter century, our services have expanded to include site planning, obtaining land use approvals and permits, restoration and renovation projects of any size, new home construction and architectural design.

Using our own professional contractors of choice, we manage and control the design and construction process throughout each stage of your project guaranteeing the highest level of quality in your new home. Along with many years of experience comes knowledge and dedication bringing you the classic and unmatched style you deserve with on time delivery within your budget.

Design Services

We provide a full range of comprehensive design services.  With attention to our client’s personality, budget…

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Construction Services

We offer construction management services for new construction, renovations, and restoration projects of any size…

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Horrigan Builders offers a full range of comprehensive design services that are geared towards instilling confidence and excitement in your project before it begins and at every stage throughout. Our collaborative work process involves both 2d and 3d drawings ensuring the end product will both meet and exceed our clients expectations.

Whether you are remodeling, adding onto an existing structure, or starting from scratch, Horrigan Builders works closely with each client to understand their needs and lifestyle. All of our designers have a background in construction. Therefore, the creativity of our plans are rooted to the reality of what can be built based on your inspiration, your site, and your budget.

Our Design Services Include:

  • Site planning
  • Schematic Design
  • Interior and exterior 3D modeling and rendering
  • Design Development
  • HVAC planning
  • Electrical and lighting plans
  • Construction Documents

We Work in Coordination With:

  • Surveyors
  • Engineers
  • Landscape Architects
  • Kitchen Designers
  • Interior Designers
  • Legal counsel for Zoning & Planning applications
  • Coastal Resource Management Council (C.R.M.C.)


Horrigan Builders offers construction management services for new construction, renovations, and restoration projects of any size. We know the most stressful part of any project is the cost and unexpected expenses that come up along the way. For that reason we bill hourly and provide monthly summaries of every dollar spent against budget. We are transparent with all costs which gives you the opportunity to save money. In addition, our experience with both design and construction allows us to look at your plans, evaluate your project, and make sure nothing has been overlooked.

We value our partnerships with notable architects throughout New England, and when working in collaboration we respect the importance of building to plan to bring their designs to life. The sooner we are brought into the process the more advice and coordination we can provide to ensure successful completion of your project.

Our Construction Services Include:

  • Feasibility analysis
  • Realistic budgeting
  • Development of & adherence to project timeline
  • Obtaining land use approvals and permits
  • Contracting with subcontractors
  • Structural & finish material selection
  • Regular site visits
  • Monthly summary of budget vs. actual spending
  • Property maintenance