Raising the Standard

Couto Homes is a Design – Build Custom Home Builder. Our team includes plan designers, interior designers, engineers and quality control staff all under one roof and included in our price. Making the Home building process cost effective, fun and seamless. Comprised of honest hardworking individuals all striving for the same common goal – to deliver a quality home. The values of our company remain unchanged from 30 years ago – Treat people right, never go back on your word, offer the highest quality home with the highest quality service at the best value. Couto Homes is 1 of 44 Certified Master Builders in the state of Texas. Do your research – we are proud of our reputation. We invite you to come sit down and test our knowledge – in fact we encourage it!

Why I Love My Couto Home

Couto Homes Proudly Builds In …

South DFW : Aledo * Brock * Burleson * Cleburne * Fort Worth * Glen Rose * Godley * Granbury * Joshua * Mansfield * Midlothian * Stephenville * Weatherford * Hudson Oaks  and surrounding areas.



To build lasting relationships by honoring our word and doing things the right way regardless of effort.



To offer you knowledge, experience, talent and innovation.


Raise the Standard

To Raise the Standard by creating a fun building experience, one in which you will refer to family and friends.



To display a home that our competition will admire, one that sets the standard by which all homes are judged.



To deliver you a home of beauty, quality and uniqueness making you proud to say “I live in a Couto Home”

Latest News from Couto Homes

Couto Homes featured in Spectacular Kitchens of Texas

Spectacular Kitchens of Texas Signature Publishing Group, 2016 by Jolie Carpenter presents inspiring designs by 60 of the state’s top architects, interior designers, builders, and professionals specializing in upscale materials, finishes, and fixtures. Featuring the creative design styles and works of Couto Homes, the hardcover book includes new and re-envisioned residential spaces in a variety of styles, from classical to modern and everything in-between.

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Couto Homes Awarded Best Of Houzz 2016

Couto Homes of Granbury, Texas has won “Best Of Customer Service on Houzz®, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The home builder was chosen by the more than 35 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals.

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Couto Homes Blog


You found the lot that is perfect for your family. It has that picturesque feel of tranquility and comfort that will soon be yours. The house plan you chose suites all your needs and you couldn’t be more excited because now you will have room for that couch you saw shopping that will tie perfectly in with your new design ideas. You have walked houses over and over again for ideas and each time you do you see something that makes you think, “Oh I want this” and “I have to have that.”

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During a selections meeting this past month I thanked a customer for their patience and understanding for how long it took to get their job started. I held my breath a little expecting an upset response, a gripe, maybe a raised tone of voice and the “ why is my job taking forever to start?” talk of disappointment but this time it was different. Instead I recieved the most unexpected response. A smile spread across both the husband and wife’s face and they said “You know, it’s ok, if you rush bad, you get bad.” I was thinking “WOW, that’s not what I expected” but I admired that response.

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It’s kind of like that expression where people say a dog looks like its owner but this time its a house that takes on the look of its owner. You must be thinking “WHAT?” right about now but trust us, a house really does look like its owner when its done. Its funny to think but sometimes a house looks like its owner during construction too, you’re feeling stressed and over whelmed by decisions and you go by the job site and it seems a bit chaotic which just so happens to be the way you feel, yep, it’s true, a house does look like its owner during a few phases but the most rewarding look alike is when it’s complete.

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Couto Homes Client Testimonials

We were overcome with happiness and thoroughly surprised by generosity and thoughtfulness. Who knew that our new home building experience would end with new found friends – The Couto and staff. We think of you often and recommend Couto Homes to anyone and everyone. Tom & Linda Roman

Bob and I have been very impressed with the quality of the home we have purchased. We love the area. The service we have received from you and your staff have been remarkable. We are very happy and would refer our family and friends to your company for a new home. Bob & Rebecca Dent

Just wanted to drop a note expressing how much I love my Couto home. This is My husband and I’s 5th home and by far are most loved. I loved building this home with you and appreciate all the extra care and attention you gave us. If we ever choose to build again we would choose Couto homes and request you to be at our side. Thanks again and hope to see you again soon. Wendy Manbeck