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Benefits of Building a Single-Story New Home

When it comes to choosing the perfect home for you and your family, there are many factors to consider – location, size, layout, and more. One important decision to make is whether you want a single-story home or a multi-story home. While multi-story homes have been popular for decades, single-level homes are often overlooked, but … read more “Benefits of Building a Single-Story New Home”

How to Buy Land to Build a New Home

For many, the idea of building a new home from the ground up is the ultimate realization of the American Dream. But just as the foundation of a home is crucial to its structural integrity, the land on which it is built is equally important. Buying land isn’t as straightforward as buying an existing home, … read more “How to Buy Land to Build a New Home”

Designing a Kid’s Room that Lasts

Designing a bedroom that grows with your kid is no easy feat. You want to create a space that reflects their personality, but at the same time, you don’t want to spend money on a room that they’ll outgrow in a year or two. As your child transitions from a baby to a toddler, and … read more “Designing a Kid’s Room that Lasts”

Your Guide to Impressing Houseguests

There’s nothing better than having friends and family visit and stay at your home. It’s always a joyful time, but it can also be a little nerve-racking, especially if you aren’t used to receiving guests. Luckily, with a little planning and organization, you can create a warm and inviting space for your visitors. Here’s a … read more “Your Guide to Impressing Houseguests”

New Year, New Home: How to Prepare Now

Building a new home is an exciting prospect, but it requires careful planning and preparation to make it a reality. Whether you’re looking to build your dream home or simply looking to invest in property, there are several factors you need to consider and steps to take before starting the construction process. If you want … read more “New Year, New Home: How to Prepare Now”

Tips on Choosing the Best Home Position on Your Lot

Building a new home is an exciting, yet challenging task that requires careful planning, dedication, and attention to detail. One of the most important decisions you’ll have to make when building on your own lot is determining the ideal position for your home. While it might be tempting to simply pick a spot and get … read more “Tips on Choosing the Best Home Position on Your Lot”

Simple Steps to Prepare Your Home for Holiday Entertaining

The holidays are here and that means family and friends are coming together to celebrate. While the festivities can be fun, hosting a gathering can be equally stressful and daunting. Preparing your home for your guests can be a challenging task, but with proper planning and organization, you can make the process seamless. Here are … read more “Simple Steps to Prepare Your Home for Holiday Entertaining”

Downsizing a Home? Here’s what to Consider

Downsizing your home can feel like a big decision, but it can also be a great way to simplify your life and cut expenses. Maybe you’re an empty nester or you just want to live with less clutter and maintenance. Whatever the reason, it’s a big decision to make, but one that can also provide … read more “Downsizing a Home? Here’s what to Consider”

How to Design a Productive Home Office

While working from home can be great, it can also be a challenge to be productive and creative in an environment ripe with distractions. Whether you work remotely or have a home-based business, having a comfortable and productive home office space is essential. It’s more than having the right desk and chair; it’s about creating … read more “How to Design a Productive Home Office”

Traditional Build vs Modular Home: What’s Right for You?

Building a new home comes with a lot of decisions, the first being deciding which type of construction is right for you. You’ve probably heard of both traditional build (or stick-built) and modular homes, but how do they compare to each other? Choosing between the two can be a difficult decision, but here’s what you … read more “Traditional Build vs Modular Home: What’s Right for You?”