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The Basics of Home Construction

January 16, 2018

The USA has more than 100 million housing units, and the vast majority of those are “single family dwellings.” You may know those simply as “houses.” Whether you’re looking to live in a rural area, suburb, or in a city, you’ll notice that homes are remarkably common. Have you ever wondered about what goes into…

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Questions to Ask before Hiring a Home Builder

January 9, 2018

If you’re thinking about a new custom-built home, congratulations on starting the exciting journey to the perfect house for your family! You’ve begun the research and homework required to ensure a successful project. First and fore-most is finding a builder you can trust to complete the project on time, on budget, and to your satisfaction.…

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Things to Keep in Mind When Buying a New House

January 4, 2018

For many people, a large part of the American Dream is home ownership. Home ownership can be an exhilarating journey, but may also be exhausting, stressful, disappointing, and an ultimately disastrous experience. How can you minimize the negative and enjoy finally achieving your dream? There are a few guidelines that may help you along the…

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Where’s the Best Place to Build a New Custom Home?

December 30, 2017

Owning your own home has long been an essential part of the American dream. Considering how expensive rent can be these days, it’s understandable that a mortgage will look much more appealing to many would-be homeowners. Unfortunately, homes for sale aren’t always in the best location, and a house may look nice on the outside…

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Why New Homes Are More Energy Efficient

December 12, 2017

They don’t make homes like they used to. Now, they’re even better! With advancements in technology, building new allows homeowners more efficiency and less energy consumption. Over time, this equals big savings in utilities and more money in homeowner’s pockets. Because of these savings in money and energy, the number of new build houses for…

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How to Maximize Space in Your New Home

December 4, 2017

No matter the size of your home, it seems we’re all seeking more space. A small studio apartment can feel airy and spacious, while a large detached home can feel cluttered and cramped – it’s all about how you maximize space. If you’re moving into a new home, start off on the right foot and…

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The Process of Building a Custom Home

November 27, 2017

If you’re in the market for a new home, consider a custom home. You’ll have freedom to add your own design specifications from the color of the exterior siding to the design and color scheme for the interior.

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Important Things to Consider While Building a Custom Home

November 13, 2017

So, you’re considering building a custom home. This can be a daunting task and one that at times can feel overwhelming. The thing to know is that with the right preparation and vision, it is very much doable. Here are some tips and pointers for things to consider before taking that first step toward building…

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The 4 Advantages of Hiring Custom Home Builders

November 7, 2017

If you’re looking for your dream home, then you have a few choices to consider. For one, you could semi-customize a builder model home to select the features you have dreamed of. Of course, little of the design process will be left up to you, since builders standardize their homes. Secondly, you could consider purchasing an existing…

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5 Custom Home Design Trends Everyone Is Buzzing About

November 3, 2017

When you’re building your dream home, you don’t want to leave anything out. Whether you’re looking for a new, beautiful home, or want to give your current home a facelift, you want to keep up with trends and install all the latest updates. Read on for the home design trends you won’t want to live…

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