To enjoy your home, you need to be comfortable. The most beautiful home in the world is not going to have happy residents if it is freezing cold in the dead of winter. There are many ways to heat and cool your home, and while it’s one of the less appealing topics that come up when designing a home, … [Read more...] about Getting the Right Temperature: Choices for Heating and Cooling Your Home
The short answer: more than you think! This is a question we are often asked, and people are typically surprised at the answer! In a very simplistic way of looking at things, we like to tell people that they can usually start building 6-9 months from now (now being the day we sit down to begin … [Read more...] about How Much Plan-Ahead Time Should You Expect Before Building Your New Home?
You know you need to move. Maybe a new neighborhood has caught your eye, you’re relocating for a job, or your family needs have changed. Whatever the reason, once you’ve determined that your current residence doesn’t work, you will be faced with a few decisions. Depending on several factors, one … [Read more...] about A Fixer-Upper vs. A New Build – Things to Consider
If you've never built a custom home, it can be difficult to know where to begin. We often hear about people finding the perfect lot for their dream home, and pulling the trigger on purchasing it without a builder in mind. In certain circumstances, like a hot real estate market or an irresistible … [Read more...] about The Pros of Hiring a Builder Before Buying a Lot