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Laplante Construction Featured in New England Home

As a leading custom home builder in western Massachusetts, Cape Cod, and northern Connecticut, we have honed our luxury home construction talent and experience over 50 years. We take seriously our partnership with you, blending our expertise in luxury home building with your imagination to achieve stunning results.

Laplante Construction Featured in New England Home2023-01-09T18:45:03+00:00

Framing the View

Laplante Construction sheds light on current window trends. There are more options for window aesthetics than ever before. We sat down with Bill Laplante, president of Laplante Construction, to discuss the different types of windows his firm has recently installed on residential projects. A rounded dining area features windows on three sides (shown above). “To

Framing the View2022-06-03T11:52:53+00:00

Cape Cod Life

Generations of experience and a focus on quality are the core of Laplante Construction. The company, first under the leadership of Ray Laplante who started the company in 1964, and now with his son Bill at the helm, has been building homes of refined distinction for homeowners across the Baystate for over 50 years.

Cape Cod Life2023-02-01T16:33:18+00:00

All in the Details

Coffered ceilings, nickel gap shiplap accent walls, and intricate moldings are custom details Laplante Construction, a luxury home builder based in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts, knows well. From intricate traditional styles to sleek and simple designs, Laplante creates a wide range of custom details and is now serving Cape Cod with a satellite office in Orleans.

All in the Details2023-01-09T18:45:47+00:00

100-year-old Friendly’s co-founder nearly done building a replica of Thomas Jefferson’s Monticelllo

SOMERS, Conn. - Thomas Jefferson's Monticello is on the nickel. Monticello was once on the $2 bill. Monticello also used to be on postage stamps. It is still on schoolhouse walls, postcards and included in books tracing the history of American architecture. And now, a full-sized $6 million replica of Jefferson's Virginia plantation home is

100-year-old Friendly’s co-founder nearly done building a replica of Thomas Jefferson’s Monticelllo2023-01-04T01:45:40+00:00

America the Beautiful

Inside Prestley Blake's Monticello. Keep calm and carry on.  That's what you do when Friendly Ice Cream Corp. co-founder S. Prestley Blake telephones and asks you to build a sky's-the-limit 21st-century reproduction of a beloved 18th century American landmark. 

America the Beautiful2023-02-01T16:33:43+00:00