About the Builder

arole Sherman, owner of Bethesda Too, LLC, has been building homes for 25 years, building exclusively in Bethesda since 1998.  Since 2002, she has received 10 Awards of Excellence from the Montgomery County Builders Association (MCBA), including the award for Best New Home selling for over $2,450,000 and the 2015 Award for Best New Home. 

From 2010-2012, Carole was the first woman president of the MCBA.  Twice she has been honored by her colleagues with the John Brawner Memorial Award, given to the individual who has devoted their time, dedication and service to MCBA, the community and the building industry.

Carole received her undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland and her Masters degree from Stanford.

A September 2016 article in the magazine Washington Life featured a Bethesda Too home. The article includes pictures of the spacious kitchen with two dishwashers and 48" Subzero refrigerator, the "to die for closet" for the wife with a wall for shoes, the "glam room" with hair washing station, and the family room. Click here for the article.

A September 14, 2013, article in The Washington Post featured a Bethesda Too house as the House of the Week, with the headline “Builder Brings Her Unique Style, Intuition to Bethesda Home.” The article described her as “one of the few women in the United States in home construction.” Click here for the article

It is not unusual for Carole to spend 6 to 8 months working with the architect at the beginning of each project, always looking to add luxury features and finishes to each home while never losing sight of the importance of also making every aspect of the house functional for future owners.  She is actively involved in designing beautiful homes with superior construction, choosing each and every detail from soap dishes to shingles. Concentrating on design, quality and value, she strives to make each home unique.  During the construction process she is onsite every day supervising the building process and looking for ways to to improve upon the design and construction.

Carole provides buyers with unparalleled after-purchase service as indicated in the written comments of homeowners under Testimonials.”  Living within minutes of each house she builds, she is always available to meet with homeowners to answer their questions and offer assistance. 

She has assembled a team of experienced craftsmen to build each home.  Together with Carole, they aim to make each house a masterpiece.