"We have had the pleasure of working with Ralph and the Alison Paul Team on two separate custom home projects. We were so pleased with our first experience 20 years prior we chose to work with them again. The team’s work ethic is outstanding. Their very thorough and meticulous detail made for a wonderful experience. We always knew the team was looking after our best interest. We would highly recommend Alison Paul Builders to anyone looking to build their castle in the sand!"
David & Pamela Finkel
"I cannot say enough good things about AlisonPaul Builders. I recommend them to all of my friends and family because I was blown away by their professionalism, and the time and care they put into building my home. I honestly felt like they cared about my home as if it were their own.
This was my first time building a home, and they walked me through the entire process from start to finish and made sure I understood each step by explaining the process and showing me numerous examples in other homes they were building. AlisonPaul also recommended and was present for meetings with all of the subcontractors so there was no guesswork or bad experiences finding subcontractors of my own. If you are looking for a company that will handle every detail, this is the one for you.
Not only do I have a beautiful custom home, but I learned how my home was built, how AlisonPaul used the most durable and safe products, and I made lifelong friends along the way. Thank you, AlisonPaul!"
"When you hear people talk about the stress of building a home, navigating a roller coaster of unforeseen setbacks and problems, we often shake our heads and smile with relief that we picked Ralph and the team at AlisonPaul. Ralph’s many years of experience, his integrity and his partnership with us on our project made us feel like we hired a trusted family member. This was one of many reasons we picked AlisonPaul, not just ONCE but TWICE in the last 20 years to build our family’s dream home.
Ralph was with us throughout the entire process guiding us from start to finish and he stands by his work even after the signs come down. When making such an important decision as selecting a builder you want someone who treats your investment as if it is their own. You know you made a great choice in builders when you are as happy at the end of your project as you are at the beginning. Ralph and the AiisonPaul crew, are considered family in our house and we could not be happier."
The Coffaro Family
"Craftsmanship is the word we use to describe AlisonPaul Builders and its founder Ralph Busco. Craftsmanship is about using finely honed skills to create something with passion, care and attention to detail – and for us, it was the difference between a standard home and a beautiful custom home. The building process was a true partnership and we were treated like family. Ralph listened to our wish list and made excellent suggestions to make our home even better than we could have imagined. His team of experts and quality of construction is second to none. As people walk by, they stop to admire the house and friends and family are always amazed at the stunning details on the inside. We love our home and highly recommend AlisonPaul Builders."
Bob & Karen Feuerherm
"Alisonpaul Builders Inc., is a local Brigantine Custom builder that started as our builder and now is our friend. Ralph Busco with Alisonpaul Builders won the job to knock down and build our home the moment he walked in to meet with us. He’s honest, fair, talented and his crews are top notch. He built our new home as he would build his own! If you’re looking to build a new home, replace an existing , Alisonpaul Builders is who you need to call. See for yourself.
Two years later, I still call Ralph for his crews to do work as I trust him and the quality of their work."
Christin & Chip Downes
"This was the first house that my husband and I built. Everyone told us how stressful the process was going to be and to get ready for a long crazy journey!
We interviewed several builders and after meeting with Ralph and looking at his projects, we knew that AlisonPaul Builders was going to be the perfect fit for us. Ralph was so welcoming and easy to talk to when we met him. He explained the process on the first day and guided us along the way so that we were able to stay ahead of the game in terms of picking out flooring, fixtures etc. We had a very smooth building process and any small issue that arose was dealt with professionally and fixed promptly. We could not be happier with our home and the quality of the work. Ralph has an amazing team of contractors that we still use for yearly maintenance.
We now have the house of our dreams and we could not be more grateful to Ralph and his team. Every person that we welcome in our home comments on the attention to detail. We are happy to recommend AlisonPaul Builders to anyone considering building or renovating a home!"
Jeff & Nicole Tunis
"We purchased a 3-year-old, preowned AlisonPaul home in 2010. It is an awesome home and we love it! Both the design and construction of our home is perfect for the shore. A testament to the great construction is that our home sustained no damage from Hurricane Sandy in 2012.
In 2015, we had AlisonPaul add an additional 3rd floor bedroom and sunset deck. They were professional, on time, on budget and super clean. They are a pleasure to work with, and we would recommend them as your builder with no hesitation."
"We have had the pleasure of working with Ralph Busco of AlisonPaul Builders on two separate projects. His honesty, experience, attention to detail, and hands-on approach is what sets him apart from the rest. Ralph was able to make suggestions and changes during the building process that problem solved issues that we would not have thought of. The finished product far exceeded our expectations! Ralph stands by his product years after moving in. We can wholeheartedly recommend AlisonPaul Builders to anyone looking for a beautiful custom built home!"
Ben & Trina H.
"We have renovated and built many houses over the years in New York and New Jersey. Over those years we have dealt with many General Contractors and tradesman. Most have done a decent job, many were outright terrible and very few were truly excellent. One of those excellent contractors (In fact the finest we have ever dealt with) was Ralph Busco and his team at Alison Paul Builders. From our initial meeting Ralph set the bar high. He helped us with everything from finding the right location and vision for our home to selecting the right architect to plan it all out. We almost didn’t work with Ralph if it were not for his extensive local knowledge and contacts. We were set to move forward with building a home when the deal our initial property to build on fell through. We contacted Ralph and let him know and he said he knew of a property in the area of the island we were looking at that was available. We soon closed a deal and were back on track.
From the outset of the project Ralph displayed his superior management and leadership skills. The project was started on time and the flow of work was excellent. He made recommendations and tweaks to the design of our home that we continue to appreciate today. We had constant meetings as things progressed to keep us updated. The trades people he used were all of the highest caliber, their work was superb. In addition, he doesn’t cut corners in materials using only the highest quality materials and systems which is very important when building at the shore where the climate is hard on a home.
From initial contact to after the final CO was issued Ralph answered every phone call and never let us down. It was truly an amazing and enjoyable experience building with AlisonPaul. Our home was completed on budget and on time which is a rarity in home building. In short, if you want your home built right, AlisonPaul built is best built!"
"We had a wonderful experience working with Ralph Busco of Alison Paul Builders. He is very knowledgeable in his craft, has very good contractors that work with him and the construction is second to none. The biggest thing that stood out for us is Ralph’s honesty and sincerity. He builds your home like it is his home."
David & Marisol O’Keefe