Choosing a place to live is one of the most significant decisions that anyone can make. In general, most people have to choose between owning and buying a home. This is not an easy decision because the amount of money and credit required to own varies drastically from person to person.
You may have wondered, “What it would be like to live in a condominium?” Of course, choosing your next home should take some thought and consideration of how it will fit your lifestyle. One option to keep in mind is moving into a condo because of everything that comes with the home.
Buying a new condo can be intimidating if you have little experience with that type of ownership. It can be very different from purchasing a new home or renting.
type of home: Single Family
area: Town of Waukesha
subdivision: Cider Hills Subdivision
lot number: 3
lot size: 1 acre
garage: 3 car
total sq. ft.: 2,557 Sq. Ft.
Not building green? Some people buy into the misconception that high-performance buildings cost more money to construct. Others misunderstand the disconnect between capital costs and operating costs. However, by understanding “value,” and making smart judgments, the cost difference between conventional buildings and green buildings can be nominal; even cost next to nothing to implement.
Want a new look for your living room? Instead of jumping headfirst into redesigning or remodeling, consider the room’s layout.
Lately, it seems like everyone is ready to “go green.” But what does going green really entail? How are builders making the most of the latest green initiatives to preserve our earth’s natural resources and provide cost- and environmentally-efficient materials and components in design and construction?
Just like the noted architect, Jean Nouvel said, “Space is not automatically doing architecture.” There’s plenty of room to create a masterpiece within space, but there’s also room to create a disaster. In this article, we will discuss floor planning, explore different types of house plans, and address key considerations and terminology that prospective homeowners should know to make their design dreams a reality.
Future homeowners have a common objective: to keep construction material and labor costs down. This is not necessarily because they undervalue the home building process. Instead, rising costs and shrinking budgets, along with a desire for more simple living and sustainability, are leading homeowners in the direction of a new trend. The solution? Small home floor plans.
Green building isn’t a passing fad. In fact, green building is a megatrend that’s quickly becoming a mainstay of building construction and design globally. With that said, why exactly are so many builders and owners looking to incorporate green design ideas and measures into your buildings and facilities?