Montgomery County, which includes Conroe, The Woodlands, Willis, and parts of Magnolia is part of the North Houston region about 40 miles away from Downtown Houston. Its rolling hills are dotted with pines, sweet gum and magnolia trees, and the area is rich in natural resources, including water, oil, timber and gravel. Montgomery County, which was established in 1837, is a vibrant, growing county with a population of nearly half a million. This peaceful and land abundant area of North Houston is perfect for owning land to build a forever home.

The Design Tech Home Difference

At Design Tech Homes, we go the extra mile to make sure your home is exactly what you want. Our Montgomery County home builder understands that it’s the details that really make your house a home. We meet and exceed all energy efficiency standards to ensure your home is as environmentally friendly and affordable as possible. We won’t make you choose between comfort and safety or functionality and beauty. As a custom home builder in Montgomery County, we provide turnkey services that can take you from an empty lot to the home of your dreams and everything in between. We offer you numerous customization options to make sure your home is just right. We offer warranties on both the workmanship and the structure of your home and our homes are 100 percent Energy Star-certified.

Building in Montgomery County

Montgomery County has specific requirements pertaining to zoning, building and construction to better ensure residents’ safety and protect property values. The county requires:

  • Septic permits
  • Fire code permits
  • Development permits

Montgomery County also requires flood plain permits in some cases. We will ensure all necessary documentation and permits are acquired and that every home we build meets applicable municipal codes and HOA rules.

Why Live in Montgomery County?


Montgomery County is home to several public-school districts, including:

  • Conroe ISD
  • Magnolia ISD
  • Montgomery ISD
  • New Caney ISD
  • Richards ISD
  • Splendora ISD
  • Tomball ISD
  • Willis ISD


  • Waterpoint Shopping Center
  • Westwood Village
  • The Woodlands Mall
  • The Shops at Woodforest
  • Deerbrook Mall

Montgomery County is also known for its numerous antique shops, outlet malls, resale shops, and farmer’s markets.


  • Crighton Theatre
  • Fernland Historical Park
  • Heritage Museum of Montgomery County
  • Saint Francis Wolf Sanctuary
  • Sam Houston National Forest
  • The Owen Theatre
  • Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
  • County Parks
  • County Community Centers
  • 7-Acre Wood
  • Lonestar Monument and Historic Flag Park
  • W. Goodrich Jones State Forest

Utilities and City Services

Water, wastewater and solid waste services are available. Most Texas residents, including those in Montgomery County, can choose their own electricity provider from a wide range of providers, including:

  • Centerpoint
  • Cirro Energy
  • TXU
  • Change Energy
  • Champion Energy

Phone service is provided through AT&T, Sprint, Verizon, Pioneer and others while internet services are available through Dish Network, Xfinity, Earthlink and AT&T.

Build Your Dream Home in Montgomery County

Don’t work with just any custom home builder in Houston when planning your dream home. You deserve a team that cares about your needs and desires, and that is one of the many things that make us here at Design Tech Homes stand out from other home builders in the area. We listen when you speak and use the information you give us to craft our approach, which is how we give you exceptional results. Building a home is no small choice, and we will treat you the way we would want someone to treat us: like family.

Everyone deserves to have a home that is right for them, and that is what you can get when you hire us for your project. If you’re ready to make Montgomery County your new home, we can help. Contact us today to learn more or to schedule an appointment.