Meet Design South Homes

An Award-Winning Builder & Designer

Philip Crotwell has over twenty-five years of experience building in Central Florida and brings a  comprehensive perspective to the process of creating a new home or working with an existing home to provide each homeowner with a unique experience. From conception to completion, Design South Homes seeks to add innovative and creative touches to your project.

Our executives continually work to improve the services offered by Design South Homes through continuing education and participation in industry and community organizations.

Design South Homes Featured In
Modern Home Builder Magazine

“A Total Package”

Modern Home Builder Magazine, March 2016

Excerpt from article by Jim Harris, MHB Magazine

Design South Homes is Central Florida's luxury custom home builder

Our Professional Credentials

  • Stetson University – Master of Business Administration
  • Florida Southern College Bachelor of Science
  • State of Florida Certified Building Contractor  CBC1252156
  • State of Florida Certified Public Accountant  AC03406
  • State of Florida Licensed Home Inspector   HI1378
  • State of Florida Licensed Mold Assessor     MRSA1484
  • State of Florida Licensed Mold Remediator   MRSR1596
  • National Association of Home Builders Graduate Master Builder – GMB
  • National Association of Home Builders Certified Green Professional  – CGP
  • National Association of Home Builders Certified Graduate Remodeler – CGR
  • NAHB Certified Aging In Place Specialist – CAPS
  • NAHB Certified New Homes Sales Professional – CSP
  • Mount Dora Area Chamber of Commerce – Member
  • Certified Interior Decorator – CID
  • American Institute of Building Design – AIBD Professional Member
  • National Association of Home Builders – NAHB Member
  • Lake Sumter HBA – Member – Board of Director 2009-2011
  • Parade of Homes – First Place Winner 2007
  • National Kitchen & Bath Association – NKBA Member 2009 – present
  • Energy Star Partner – New Home Construction 2009 – present
  • Florida Green Building Coalition – Member
  • Association of Construction Industry Certified Professionals – ACICP

Where Integrity Inspires Innovation…Where Dedication to Excellence Incorporates Attention to Detail…
Where Passionate Customer Care Integrates Great Design. Design South Homes.

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