What is a Smart Home? Smart Homes are a relatively new development in home building. Smart Homes are homes that can be connected to mobile devices or accessed on a computer via the Internet to allow you to interface with certain components in the home. These homes typically will use either a wireless network or Bluetooth…
When you walk into a home for the first time, whether you know it or not, you are paying attention to the floor. Flooring plays a major role in the look, feel, and ambiance of a room so poorly-maintained flooring can become an eyesore. When it comes to floor choices, it depends on your lifestyle, budget, and the amount of foot traffic a floor for any given room. Whether you are building a new home, renovating your existing property, or choosing new flooring for your home, we have some tips that will help you choose the right flooring.
When it comes time to upgrade your kitchen, you might want to consider putting in some work on your backsplash. It may seem like a simple enough task, but choosing the right kind of tile for your backsplash can be a complicated affair. There are a number of factors one should consider that will ultimately affect the overall design of the kitchen. Here is a short list of tips you should always consider when choosing the right tile backsplash for you and your kitchen.
When driving by, or visiting a custom home, have you ever stopped to marvel at the innovation, beauty, and precision of its design?
You might ponder the time and effort required to build and fill its entirety; as is true of most great achievements, the best custom homes aren’t built without hours and hours of careful planning and preparation.
Modifying one’s living space can be a scary prospect, mostly due to the fear that it will cost a lot more money than you care to spend. This isn’t an unusual position to be in, but we are here to tell you that spending a lot of money isn’t always necessary. Here are some wallet-friendly ideas to help get you started.
With new trends in the housing market, it is now cheaper to buy than rent in many cases. Along with being better on your pocketbook, here are 7 reasons why you should buy instead of renting your home. Clearly, the cost savings with buying your own home are reason enough. However, owning your home allows…
Whether you are building a new home or personalizing a beautiful, newly built green home, there is no need to think big and expensive. In fact, sometimes the smallest of touches can the greatest WOW factor!
In part one of this article, we covered the first four tips on choosing the right builder. Let’s take a look at the next four reasons why choosing the right builder is imperative to achieving your dream home.
Before you choose to go the route of a custom or production builder, you should decide what matters most to you. Is it budget, location, or design choice? If budget is a heavy consideration, a production builder can definitely provide more home for less money. You will have to choose between a handful of layout selections, but most builders ensure that your exterior doesn’t have that cookie-cutter look.
Building a new home is an exciting process, and it’s also often the investment of a lifetime. With a little planning, you can trim your home building expenses and use your savings to add special touches to your new home.