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Tips for New Homeowners

July 9, 2018 | 0

Becoming a new homeowner is a reason for celebration, but it also comes with new responsibilities as well. Following the tips below can help you get off on the right foot with home ownership. Don’t Ignore Maintenance As a homeowner, repairs and fixes around the house are on you. There is no landlord to arrange […]

Top 5 Home Design Trends

June 14, 2018 | 0

Just like fashion trends, home design trends come and go. Incorporating one or more of the following five current home design trends can help your home sell faster, and for a higher price, no matter when you plan to sell your home. Smart Home Functionality Many home buyers are seeking smart home functionality to reduce […]

Turning Your Home into a Smart Home

June 4, 2018 | 0

During the 1960s, George Jetson, his wife Jane, daughter Judy and son Elroy lived in a futuristic space pod where everything was automated. Today, that cartoon scenario is closer to reality than ever. You may not be able to live exactly like the Jetsons, but it is possible to automate and regulate quite a bit, […]

Why Go Custom?

May 21, 2018 | 0

Your home is more than just a roof over your head – it’s a sanctuary. A comfortable home is imperative to feeling secure and happy in your life. Pre-designed homes are necessary at certain life stages, but when we reach a specific level of financial stability, a custom designed home can inspire a sense of personal comfort […]

Tips for Building Your Dream Custom Home

May 7, 2018 | 0

Just like an investment or major decision, it can be nerve-wracking to take the plunge into designing a custom home. Before you sign on the dotted line with any contractor or designer, it’s important to evaluate every aspect of your future design and building process, to make sure it’s the right decision for you. Here […]

What to Think About When Designing a Custom Home

March 13, 2018 | 0

Designing a home is a constantly evolving process. It’s taking a small idea and nurturing it into life. No two home designs are alike, and the challenge of crafting a new home design is what I find most inspiring. That being said, there’s a lot to take into account when starting the home design process. […]

Steps to Take Before Renovating

February 26, 2018 | 0

Just like any other investment or major decision, it can be nerve-wracking to take the plunge into a home renovation. Before you sign on the dotted line with any contractor or designer, it’s important to evaluate every aspect of your future design and building process, to make sure it’s the right decision for you. Here […]

Three Reasons to Install Solar

February 8, 2018 | 0

Solar panels allow homeowners and businesses to harness the power of the sun to produce electricity. Back in the day, solar energy was prohibitively expensive. Solar panels were pricey, and the solar arrays themselves were inefficient at producing energy, which translated to even more expense. Today’s solar panels are both less expensive and more efficient, […]

Taking Your Home off the Grid

January 18, 2018 | 0

Back in the day, living off the grid was strictly limited to survivalists and remote rural areas. Primitive living conditions with few human comforts were the norm. Today, living off the grid is much more mainstream. With the proper off-the-grid setup, it is possible to operate household appliances and even heating, ventilation and air conditioning […]

5 Things to Consider when Building a Custom Home

January 2, 2018 | 0

Perhaps the biggest advantage to building a custom home is that the design and construction are done to your precise specifications. Along with determining a budget, building a custom home requires considering these five factors: design, location, energy efficiency, local requirements and long-term livability. Working out these factors in advance can help ensure that the […]