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The Multi-Generational Home

Anyone planning a new home might want to consider the ebb and flow of a family as it ages. A home that can accommodate playrooms for young children, returning college students looking for work and separate living suites for aging…

What Home Are You?

Production, custom or in between? The answer depends on your priorities. If you have done any research into new homes, you’re likely familiar with the three categories of homes and builders: production, semi-custom and custom. Which one you choose will…

Building is Not a Game of Poker

Should you tell us your real budget? If you want a successful project, the answer is yes. Here’s why. We occasionally meet homeowners who don’t want to reveal their true budget numbers. This lack of disclosure is not in their…

It’s Always Sunny in TV Land

Home shows don’t reflect the reality of building a new home. Who doesn’t love a good drama, especially one they can imagine themselves a part of? With that in mind, it’s no surprise that home and garden shows enjoy loyal…

The Importance of Structure

Framing details have a big impact on all aspects of a new home. Most people don’t think much about their home’s structural skeleton—unless there’s a problem. Small mistakes made during the framing stage can cause headaches later on that range…