You deserve to live in your dream home...
We can help you get there.
We are Phase One.
You speak, we listen.
You dream, we design.
Be unique.
Be custom.
Be you.

Design + Draft + Build | Consulting + Construction

We exist to bridge the gap between homeowner dreams and construction realities.

What is Phase One...

Phase One is a unique team of designers, contractors, architects, and engineers, all under one roof, with one mission — to make the construction and renovation process straightforward and enjoyable for everyone involved.

Insights from Phase One

Open Kitchen the looks into a furnished sunroom
Process & Planning

Designed and Delivered from 1,000 Miles Away

The distance between Corpus Christi, TX and Orangeburg, SC is about 1,222 miles, give or take a few depending on the route (and if you want to go through Atlanta).  Stephanie Jackson and her husband

Phase One Drafting Plans
Process & Planning

A Behind the Scenes Look at the Drafting Process  

“Don’t be afraid,” Ellianna McMannis, Designer at Phase One, says.  It’s something she tells many clients during the drafting process. Ellianna showcases bold design plans that clients may have never thought of before, so they


We know the ins-and-outs of construction, and we know what it takes to make dreams come true for home-owners.

We know how overwhelming it can be to re-imagine a home on your own.

let’s face facts...

  1. You might call a few contractors to get your “Free Estimate” — but none of them seem interested in what YOU as the homeowner actually want to do.
  2. Maybe you’re a hardcore DIY’er who goes straight for the sledge hammer, assuming you’ll figure it out as you go. Act first, plan later is a very dangerous approach.
  3. You agree to start working with a contractor, but they hit a lot of “unforeseen” issues that end up costing you way more than you expected.
  4. Or, maybe you spend days, weeks, or months online trying to find rough cost estimates so you can budget your project — ultimately figuring it will cost somewhere between $5,000 and $500,000 depending on… well everything.

The reality is, when people don’t know where to start, they never do.

we make it simple

  1. We listen attentively as you tell us your dreams.
  2. We collaborate with you to design, plan, and budget your project so that you can make your dream come true.
  3. We deliver a set of construction-ready plans that your contractor can use to get to work on your dream home.