The Performance House
(203) 637-5074

About Us

Preferred Builders Inc. is a general contractor specializing in new home construction, high performance home construction, and energy efficient and green building, located in Greenwich, Connecticut, and owned and operated by Peter J. Fusaro. Celebrating over 27 years in the home building industry, Preferred Builders is dedicated to building quality homes throughout Fairfield County.

Preferred Builders has built a solid reputation through years of both outstanding craftsmanship and involvement within the community. As active, life-long members of the same communities we build in, our mission is to build every home as if it were our own.

What sets us apart from other builders is the unique approach we take in constructing every home. With an equal appreciation of performance and tradition, we are building more than just a house.


Peter FusaroAs founder and President of Preferred Builders Inc. and Vice President of Green Built Connecticut, located in Riverside Connecticut, Peter Fusaro is no stranger to the building industry where he has been building for the past 27 years. He was honored with the 2008 Builder of the Year HBRA Award, 2009 Community Service HOBI Award, 2009 Philanthropist of the year, Vision Fund Award and Best In Green Award 2009.

Peter J.Fusaro, grew up in Greenwich and graduated from Greenwich High School. Early in his career he worked at Sikorski aircraft before becoming an apprentice to a master carpenter in Darien, CT. Peter has been active in the community coaching and sponsoring different youth sports programs. He started Preferred Builders Inc. in 1989 with the mission of building quality homes. He has been a member of his Local Home Builders & Remodelers Association of Fairfield County since 1988 and attends the NAHB builder show yearly. His participation in these programs has led his company’s work to be recognized by Greenwich Magazine. Recently, The Home Builders Association of CT listed Peter on its Honor Roll Of Certified Members as a Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist Certified Graduate Builder and being amongst the first Certified Green Professionals in CT. In addition he is one of the few designated Graduate Master Builders in the state of CT

When not on the job site, Pete's hobbies include Sports Photography, Rock Climbing, Snowmobiling, Motorcycle Trips, Football, Running, Golf, Hiking, and giving back to the community. Feel free to email him any time.